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The location of Martin Cemetery









A visit to the Martin Cemetery ...

The location of the Martin 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 Martin Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.0606°   (40° 3' 38")

Lon:   -98.4523°   (-98° 27' 8")

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

Martin Cemetery is located in Webster County.

The county seat for Webster County is located in Red Cloud. Red Cloud lies just to the West Northwest of the Martin Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Martin Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Columbia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Cowles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Guide Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Gust Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Immanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Monia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Mulkey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Murphy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 
North Branch Friends Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Red Cloud Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Wagoner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Webb Hill Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Martin Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Martin Cemetery.

Amboy   [Map]     Lebanon (KS)   [Map]    
Bladen   [Map]     Mankato (KS)   [Map]    
Blue Hill   [Map]     Nelson   [Map]    
Burr Oak (KS)   [Map]     Pawnee Village   [Map]    
Campbell   [Map]     Red Cloud   [Map]    
Cowles   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Esbon (KS)   [Map]     Rosemont   [Map]    
Guide Rock   [Map]     Superior   [Map]    
Inavale   [Map]     Webber (KS)   [Map]    
Lawrence   [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 Martin Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Webster County.

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

Ayr   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Bladen   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Blue Hill   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Burr Oak   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Campbell   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Cowles   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Deweese   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Esbon   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Guide Rock   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Hardy   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Lawrence   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Mankato   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Nelson   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Red Cloud   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Smith Center   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Superior   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Martin Cemetery
 
Webber   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Martin 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 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 Martin Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Webster County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Cloud County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mitchell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Osborne County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phillips County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rooks County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     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

 
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

 
Kearney 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

 
Thayer 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 Webster 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 Martin 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 Martin Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #831068   (Name of Record: Martin Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Webster
Lat: 40.0605692     Lon: -98.452279   [Map]
Elev: 534         Map Name: Amboy

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Webster County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Webster County: www.co.webster.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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Martin Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0606, Longitude: -98.4523     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Martin Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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