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The location of Lutheran Cemetery









A visit to the Lutheran Cemetery ...

The location of the Lutheran Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

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 Lutheran Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   42.0072°   (42° 0' 25")

Lon:   -97.7376°   (-97° 44' 15")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Lutheran Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

Lutheran Cemetery is located in Madison County.

The county seat for Madison County is located in Madison. Madison lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the Southeast of the Lutheran Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Deer Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Hutchins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Osborn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lutheran Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Lutheran Cemetery.

Battle Creek   [Map]     Meadow Grove   [Map]    
Breslau   [Map]     Neligh   [Map]    
Elgin   [Map]     Newman Grove   [Map]    
Emerick   [Map]     Norfolk   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Foster   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Hadar   [Map]     Pierce   [Map]    
Hoskins   [Map]     Saint Bernard   [Map]    
Lindsay   [Map]     Tilden   [Map]    
Madison   [Map]     Wee Town   [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 Lutheran Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Madison County.

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

Albion   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Battle Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Brunswick   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Clearwater   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Elgin   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Hoskins   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Humphrey   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Lindsay   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Meadow Grove   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Neligh   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Newman Grove   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Norfolk   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Antelope County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Osmond   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Pierce   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Plainview   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of the Lutheran Cemetery
 
Tilden   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lutheran Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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 Lutheran Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Madison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Antelope County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cedar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colfax County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cuming County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dixon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greeley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Holt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Knox County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pierce County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Platte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wheeler 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:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Madison County
 

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 Lutheran Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Lutheran Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #830963   (Name of Record: Lutheran Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Madison
Lat: 42.0072284     Lon: -97.7375588   [Map]
Elev: 519         Map Name: Meadow Grove

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Nebraska

About Madison County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.ne.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Lutheran Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0072, Longitude: -97.7376     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lutheran Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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