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The location of Pleasant Run Cemetery









A visit to the Pleasant Run Cemetery ...

The location of the Pleasant Run 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 Pleasant Run Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.9900°   (41° 59' 24")

Lon:   -97.2817°   (-97° 16' 54")

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

Pleasant Run Cemetery is located in Stanton County.

The county seat for Stanton County is located in Stanton. Stanton lies just to the Southeast of the Pleasant Run Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Pleasant Run Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bega Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Belz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Besk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Christ Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100931<3>
 
Erychleb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Koch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Prospect Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Zander Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Zilmer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Zion - Bauremeister Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pleasant Run Cemetery.

Aloys   [Map]     Leigh   [Map]    
Battle Creek   [Map]     Madison   [Map]    
Beemer   [Map]     Meadow Grove   [Map]    
Carroll   [Map]     Norfolk   [Map]    
Clarkson   [Map]     Pierce   [Map]    
Creston   [Map]     Pilger   [Map]    
Emerick   [Map]     Sholes   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Stanton   [Map]    
Hadar   [Map]     Wayne   [Map]    
Hoskins   [Map]     Wee Town   [Map]    
Howells   [Map]     Winside   [Map]    
Humphrey   [Map]     Wisner   [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 Pleasant Run Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Stanton County.

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

Battle Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Beemer   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Carroll   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Clarkson   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Creston   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Hoskins   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Howells   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Humphrey   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Leigh   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Madison   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Meadow Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West (W) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Norfolk   [Map]
 - Located in Madison County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Pierce   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Pilger   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Stanton   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Wayne   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Winside   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery
 
Wisner   [Map]
 - Located in Cuming County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Pleasant Run Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Pleasant Run Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Stanton 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

 
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

 
Cuming 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

 
Knox 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

 
Pierce 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

 
Saunders 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

 

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 Pleasant Run 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 Pleasant Run Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #832222   (Name of Record: Pleasant Run Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stanton
Lat: 41.9900057     Lon: -97.2817138   [Map]
Elev: 514         Map Name: Madison NE

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Nebraska

About Stanton County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Stanton County: www.co.stanton.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 '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 Pleasant Run Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9900, Longitude: -97.2817     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pleasant Run Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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