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The location of Johnson Creek Cemetery









A visit to the Johnson Creek Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Johnson Creek Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Johnson Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #100844)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Johnson Creek Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Johnson Creek Cemetery

Lat:   40.6961°   (40° 41' 45")

Lon:   -97.2738°   (-97° 16' 25")

Johnson Creek Cemetery is located in Saline County.

The county seat for Saline County is located in Wilber. Wilber lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the Southeast of the Johnson Creek Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Johnson Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Saline County.

Andrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100324
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100455
 
Englehaupt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100591
 
Gilbert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2165420
 
Knob Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100868
 
Leland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100891
 
Leonard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100893
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101325
 
Turkey Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101555
 
Walnut Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101595
 
West Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101613
 
Zastrow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101652

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Johnson Creek Cemetery.

Beaver Crossing   [Map]     Milford   [Map]    
Berks   [Map]     Milligan   [Map]    
Cordova   [Map]     Ohiowa   [Map]    
Crete   [Map]     Pleasant Dale   [Map]    
Dorchester   [Map]     Seward   [Map]    
Exeter   [Map]     Staplehurst   [Map]    
Fairmont   [Map]     Tamora   [Map]    
Friend   [Map]     Tobias   [Map]    
Geneva   [Map]     Utica   [Map]    
Goehner   [Map]     Waco   [Map]    
Grover   [Map]     Western   [Map]    
McCool Junction   [Map]     York   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Johnson Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saline County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Johnson Creek Cemetery.

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Beaver Crossing   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Crete   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Denton   [Map]
 - Located in Lancaster County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Dorchester   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Exeter   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Fairmont   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Friend   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Geneva   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Goehner   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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McCool Junction   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Milford   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Milligan   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Ohiowa   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Seward   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Staplehurst   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Tamora   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Tobias   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Utica   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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Waco   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Western   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
Wilber   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery
 
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York   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Johnson Creek Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Johnson Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saline County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Washington County (KS):     Cyndi's
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Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Cass County:     Cyndi's
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Clay County:     Cyndi's
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Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
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Gage County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Howard County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Merrick County:     Cyndi's
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Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
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Otoe County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Thayer County:     Cyndi's
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York County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Johnson Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #100844)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Nebraska

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Johnson Creek Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Johnson Creek Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Johnson Creek Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Johnson Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #830390   (Name of Record: Johnson Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Saline
Lat: 40.6961177     Lon: -97.2733794   [Map]
Elev: 467         Map Name: Friend

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100844

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saline County: www.co.saline.ne.us/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Johnson Creek Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6961, Longitude: -97.2738     [Map].

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