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The location of Rosehill Cemetery









A visit to the Rosehill 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 Rosehill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Rosehill Cemetery (FAG ID #1444905)

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 Rosehill Cemetery ...

The Rosehill Cemetery is located in Lancaster County.

The county seat for Lancaster County is located in Lincoln. Lincoln lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the Southwest of the Rosehill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   40.9150°   (40° 54' 53")

Lon:   -96.5222°   (-96° 31' 19")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rosehill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alvo Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100318

Belmont Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2272284

Bergman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100378

Bethlehem Covenant Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2234752

Brethren Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Callahan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100445

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100448

Cedar Hill Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #549104

Danish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100531

Eagle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100563

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100618

Free Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100651

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Greenwood Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100715

Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2335443

Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100997

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101126

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100462

St. Mary and St. Patrick Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2358232

Schultz Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101431

Spahnle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Otoe County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101470

Tothill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101542

Trinity Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2225624

Wright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101644

Wyuka Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101647

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rosehill Cemetery.

Agnew   [Map]     Ithaca   [Map]    
Alvo   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Ashland   [Map]     Linoma Beach   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Memphis   [Map]    
Bennet   [Map]     Murdock   [Map]    
Ceresco   [Map]     Palmyra   [Map]    
College View   [Map]     Pine Lake   [Map]    
Davey   [Map]     Raymond   [Map]    
Eagle   [Map]     South Bend   [Map]    
Elmwood   [Map]     Wabash   [Map]    
Gaslight Village   [Map]     Walton   [Map]    
Greenwood   [Map]     Waverly   [Map]    
Havelock   [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 Rosehill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lancaster County.

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

Ashland   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Bennet   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Ceresco   [Map]
 - Located in Saunders County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
College View   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Eagle   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Elmwood   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Greenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Lincoln   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Murdock   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Palmyra   [Map]
 - Located in Otoe County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
South Bend   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Wabash   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Rosehill Cemetery
 
Waverly   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rosehill 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 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 - you should note 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 Rosehill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lancaster County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fremont County (IA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Mills County (IA):     Cyndi's
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Pottawattamie County (IA):     Cyndi's
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Butler County:     Cyndi's
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Cass County:     Cyndi's
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Colfax County:     Cyndi's
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Dodge County:     Cyndi's
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Douglas County:     Cyndi's
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Gage County:     Cyndi's
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Howard County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Johnson County:     Cyndi's
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Nemaha County:     Cyndi's
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Otoe County:     Cyndi's
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Pawnee County:     Cyndi's
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Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Saline County:     Cyndi's
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Sarpy County:     Cyndi's
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Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Washington County:     Cyndi's
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York County:     Cyndi's
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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 Rosehill Cemetery (FAG ID #1444905)
 
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 Rosehill Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1785548   (Name of Record: Waverly Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lancaster
Lat: 40.9152763     Lon: -96.522509   [Map]
Elev: 345         Map Name: Waverly

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1444905

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Lancaster County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancaster.ne.gov/

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 Rosehill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9150, Longitude: -96.5222     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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