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The location of Kenesaw Cemetery









A visit to the Kenesaw 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 Kenesaw Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Kenesaw Cemetery (FAG ID #100857)

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Kenesaw Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.6035°   (40° 36' 12")

Lon:   -98.6599°   (-98° 39' 35")

Kenesaw Cemetery is located in Adams County.

The county seat for Adams County is located in Hastings. Hastings lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the East of the Kenesaw Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the Kenesaw Cemetery ...

The Kenesaw Cemetery was established in 1882.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Kenesaw Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Assumption Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #430592
 
Concordia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100500
 
Danish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101617
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kearney County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100570
 
Holstein Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100782
 
Holy Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kearney County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100787
 
Juniata Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100847
 
Meyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2415453
 
Roseland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101245
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Kearney County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101382
 
St. Pauls Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2217668
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101446
 
Susan C. Seawell Haile Gravesite   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2189150
 
Zion Lutheran Wanda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2165244

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Kenesaw Cemetery.

Assumption   [Map]     Holstein   [Map]    
Ayr   [Map]     Juniata   [Map]    
Blaine   [Map]     Kenesaw   [Map]    
Buda   [Map]     Minden   [Map]    
Gibbon   [Map]     Norman   [Map]    
Good Samaritan Village   [Map]     Prosser   [Map]    
Hansen   [Map]     Roseland   [Map]    
Hastings   [Map]     Shelton   [Map]    
Hayland   [Map]     Valley City   [Map]    
Heartwell   [Map]     Wood River   [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 Kenesaw Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Adams County.

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

Alda   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Ayr   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Bladen   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Gibbon   [Map]
 - Located in Buffalo County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Hastings   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Holstein   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Juniata   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Kenesaw   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Minden   [Map]
 - Located in Kearney County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Shelton   [Map]
 - Located in Buffalo County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Kenesaw Cemetery
 
Wood River   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Kenesaw Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Kenesaw Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Adams County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phillips County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dawson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phelps County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Kenesaw Cemetery (FAG ID #100857)
 
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 Kenesaw Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Kenesaw Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Kenesaw 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 Kenesaw Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #830470   (Name of Record: Kenesaw Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Adams
Lat: 40.6036255     Lon: -98.660626   [Map]
Elev: 628         Map Name: Kenesaw

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100857

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Adams County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Adams County: www.adamscounty.org/

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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Kenesaw Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6035, Longitude: -98.6599     [Map].

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