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The location of Peake Lutheran Cemetery









A visit to the Peake Lutheran 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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Peake Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #101116)

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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.8920°   (40° 53' 31")

Lon:   -99.1613°   (-99° 9' 40")

Peake Lutheran Cemetery is located in Buffalo County.

The county seat for Buffalo County is located in Kearney. Kearney lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the South Southeast of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Buffalo County.

Divide Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #483563
 
Dove Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100549
 
Fairmont Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2226033
 
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296151
 
Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Majors Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100940
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101163
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2158503
 
Pleasanton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1978953
 
Prairie Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101190
 
Riverdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1972124
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101301
 
St. Mary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101339
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101348
 
Stanley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101484

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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery.

Amherst   [Map]     Odessa   [Map]    
Buda   [Map]     Pleasanton   [Map]    
Elm Creek   [Map]     Prairie Center   [Map]    
Gibbon   [Map]     Ravenna   [Map]    
Hazard   [Map]     Riverdale   [Map]    
Kearney City   [Map]     Sartoria   [Map]    
Kearney   [Map]     Sumner   [Map]    
Litchfield   [Map]     Sweetwater   [Map]    
Miller   [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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Buffalo County.

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

Amherst   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Eddyville   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Elm Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Gibbon   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Hazard   [Map]
 - Located in Sherman County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Kearney   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Litchfield   [Map]
 - Located in Sherman County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Mason City   [Map]
 - Located in Custer County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Miller   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Overton   [Map]
 - Located in Dawson County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Ravenna   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Sartoria   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Peake Lutheran Cemetery
 
Shelton   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peake Lutheran 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 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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Buffalo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Custer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dawson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Frontier County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Furnas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gosper County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Greeley County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hall County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Harlan County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Kearney County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Phelps County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Valley County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Peake Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #101116)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Buffalo 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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #832019   (Name of Record: Peaks Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Buffalo
Lat: 40.8919553     Lon: -99.1603689   [Map]
Elev: 700         Map Name: Pleasanton NW

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101116

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Nebraska

About Buffalo County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Buffalo County: www.buffalogov.org/

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 'straight-line' (or 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 Peake Lutheran Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8920, Longitude: -99.1613     [Map].

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