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The location of Mt. Hope Cemetery









A visit to the Mount Hope Cemetery ...

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 Mt. Hope Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.8449°   (41° 50' 41")

Lon:   -96.7001°   (-96° 42' 0")

Mt. Hope Cemetery is located in Cuming County.

The county seat for Cuming County is located in West Point. West Point lies just to the Southwest of the Mt. Hope Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Mt. Hope Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beemer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Blomgren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Dewitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Immanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Manhattan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Rock Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
St. Boniface Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
St. Michael Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
St. Wenceslaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Burt County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Snyder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Aloys   [Map]     Monterey   [Map]    
Bancroft   [Map]     Oakland   [Map]    
Beemer   [Map]     Pender   [Map]    
Bertha   [Map]     Rosalie   [Map]    
Craig   [Map]     Scribner   [Map]    
Crowell   [Map]     Snyder   [Map]    
Dodge   [Map]     Uehling   [Map]    
Hooper   [Map]     West Point   [Map]    
Howells   [Map]     Wisner   [Map]    
Lyons   [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 Mt. Hope Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cuming County.

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

Bancroft   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Beemer   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Clarkson   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Craig   [Map]
 - Located in Burt County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Dodge   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Hooper   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Howells   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Lyons   [Map]
 - Located in Burt County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Oakland   [Map]
 - Located in Burt County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Pender   [Map]
 - Located in Thurston County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Pilger   [Map]
 - Located in Stanton County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Rosalie   [Map]
 - Located in Thurston County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Scribner   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Snyder   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Tekamah   [Map]
 - Located in Burt County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Uehling   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Walthill   [Map]
 - Located in Thurston County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
West Point   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery
 
Wisner   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Hope Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Mt. Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cuming County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Harrison County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monona County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pottawattamie County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Woodbury County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Burt 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

 
Dakota 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

 
Douglas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madison 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

 
Saunders County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thurston County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County (SD):     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
 

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 Mt. Hope 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 Mt. Hope Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #831460   (Name of Record: Mount Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cuming
Lat: 41.8449989     Lon: -96.6997541   [Map]
Elev: 452         Map Name: West Point

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Nebraska

About Cuming County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Cuming County: www.co.cuming.ne.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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 Mt. Hope Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8449, Longitude: -96.7001     [Map].

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