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The location of O'Connor Cemetery









A visit to the O'Connor 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 O'Connor Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The O'Connor Cemetery (FAG ID #1989612)

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 O'Connor Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.5101°   (41° 30' 36")

Lon:   -98.4654°   (-98° 27' 55")

O'Connor Cemetery is located in Greeley County.

The county seat for Greeley County is located in Greeley. Greeley lies just to the Northwest of the O'Connor Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the O'Connor Cemetery ...

The O'Connor Cemetery was established in 1880.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the O'Connor Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Enfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #553345
 
Mt. Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101006
 
North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
North Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101392
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101154
 
Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101257
 
St. Michaels Calvary Cemetery - South   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100450
 
St. Michaels Cemetery - North   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101370
 
South Logan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2254444
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2302123
 
Summit Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101507
 
Swedish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101526
 
Wolbach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the O'Connor Cemetery.

Belgrade   [Map]     Greeley   [Map]    
Brayton   [Map]     Horace   [Map]    
Cedar Rapids   [Map]     North Loup   [Map]    
Cotesfield   [Map]     Primrose   [Map]    
Cushing   [Map]     Saint Paul   [Map]    
Dannevirke   [Map]     Scotia   [Map]    
Elba   [Map]     Spalding   [Map]    
Ericson   [Map]     Wolbach   [Map]    
Greeley Center   [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 O'Connor Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greeley County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the O'Connor Cemetery.

Albion   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Ashton   [Map]
 - Located in Sherman County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Bartlett   [Map]
 - Located in Wheeler County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Belgrade   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Cedar Rapids   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Cushing   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Dannebrog   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Ericson   [Map]
 - Located in Wheeler County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Fullerton   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Greeley   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Ord   [Map]
 - Located in Valley County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Palmer   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Primrose   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Saint Paul   [Map]
 - Located in Howard County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Scotia   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Spalding   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the O'Connor Cemetery
 
Wolbach   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the O'Connor 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 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 O'Connor Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greeley 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

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Custer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garfield 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

 
Loup 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

 
Nance 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

 
Sherman 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 O'Connor Cemetery (FAG ID #1989612)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Greeley 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 O'Connor Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1989612

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 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 O'Connor Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5101, Longitude: -98.4654     [Map].

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