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The location of Main Cemetery









A visit to the Main 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 Main Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Main Cemetery (FAG ID #100939)

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 Main Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.4946°   (41° 29' 40")

Lon:   -98.0428°   (-98° 2' 34")

Main Cemetery is located in Nance County.

The county seat for Nance County is located in Fullerton. Fullerton lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the South Southeast of the Main Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Main Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Main Cemetery
 
Boone Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Enfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Fullerton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #163670
 
Morning Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Main Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2307466
 
Peace Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991654
 
Redwing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101206
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Main Cemetery
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery
 
St. Edward Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Main Cemetery
 
St. Peter Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2136910
 
Skeedee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101458
 
Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Main Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101510
 
Sunrise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Sunset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery

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 Main Cemetery.

Albion   [Map]     Lindsay   [Map]    
Archer   [Map]     Monroe   [Map]    
Belgrade   [Map]     Newman Grove   [Map]    
Boone   [Map]     Palmer   [Map]    
Brayton   [Map]     Petersburg   [Map]    
Cedar Rapids   [Map]     Primrose   [Map]    
Clarks   [Map]     Rosenburg   [Map]    
Cushing   [Map]     Saint Edward   [Map]    
Fullerton   [Map]     Silver Creek   [Map]    
Genoa   [Map]     Spalding   [Map]    
Hord   [Map]     Vorhees   [Map]    
Krakow   [Map]     Wolbach   [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 Main Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Nance County.

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

Albion   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the Main Cemetery
 
Belgrade   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Boone   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Cedar Rapids   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Clarks   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Cushing   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Fullerton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Genoa   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Greeley   [Map]
 - Located in Greeley County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of the Main Cemetery
 
Lindsay   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Main Cemetery
 
Newman Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Palmer   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Petersburg   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the North (N) of the Main Cemetery
 
Primrose   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Saint Edward   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Silver Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Main Cemetery
 
Spalding   [Map]
 - Located in Greeley County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Main Cemetery
 
Wolbach   [Map]
 - Located in Greeley County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Main 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 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 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 Main Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Nance 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

 
Colfax County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Greeley 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

 
Holt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick 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

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Valley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wheeler 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 Main Cemetery (FAG ID #100939)
 
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 Main Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #831006   (Name of Record: Main Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Nance
Lat: 41.4947357     Lon: -98.0428387   [Map]
Elev: 569         Map Name: Belgrade

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #100939

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Nance County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Nance County: www.co.nance.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 Main Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4946, Longitude: -98.0428     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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