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The location of Mt. Zion Cemetery









A visit to the Mount Zion 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 Mt. Zion Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Mt. Zion Cemetery (FAG ID #101023)

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 Mt. Zion Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.2762°   (40° 16' 34")

Lon:   -96.0120°   (-96° 0' 43")

Mt. Zion Cemetery is located in Nemaha County.

The county seat for Nemaha County is located in Auburn. Auburn lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Northeast of the Mt. Zion Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the Mt. Zion Cemetery ...

The Mt. Zion Cemetery was established in 1864.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Zion Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bedford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100368
 
Bohemian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100412
 
Bohemian National Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100417
 
Bronek - Burgent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100376
 
Clear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100491
 
Clifton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100495
 
Dry Branch Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100550
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100693
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100783
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100805
 
Humboldt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100808
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Linden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100907
 
Lynchburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100934
 
Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100994
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1175402
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101170
 
St. Anthonys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101270
 
St. Fredrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101282
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101295
 
St. Matthew's Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101365
 
St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101385
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
St. Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2200163
 
Sheridan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101444
 
Sheridan West Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2397831
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101474
 
Starr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101489
 
Table Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996473
 
Tecumseh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #281709
 
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101504

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Zion Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]     Nim City   [Map]    
Brock   [Map]     Pawnee City   [Map]    
Burchard   [Map]     Rohrs   [Map]    
Cook   [Map]     Shubert   [Map]    
Dawson   [Map]     Steinauer   [Map]    
Du Bois   [Map]     Stella   [Map]    
Elk Creek   [Map]     Table Rock   [Map]    
Humboldt   [Map]     Talmage   [Map]    
Johnson   [Map]     Tecumseh   [Map]    
Julian   [Map]     Verdon   [Map]    
Nemaha   [Map]     Vesta   [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. Zion Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Nemaha County.

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

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Auburn   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Brock   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Brownville   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Burchard   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Cook   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Dawson   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Du Bois   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Elk Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Humboldt   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Johnson   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Julian   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Nemaha   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Pawnee City   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Peru   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Shubert   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Steinauer   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Stella   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Table Rock   [Map]
 - Located in Pawnee County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Talmage   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
Tecumseh   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Zion Cemetery
 
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Verdon   [Map]
 - Located in Richardson County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mt. Zion 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 Mt. Zion Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Nemaha County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Mt. Zion Cemetery (FAG ID #101023)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Nemaha 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 Mt. Zion Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #831490   (Name of Record: Mount Zion Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Nemaha
Lat: 40.2761113     Lon: -96.0116691   [Map]
Elev: 341         Map Name: Tecumseh SE

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101023

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 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 Mt. Zion Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2762, Longitude: -96.0120     [Map].

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