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The location of St. Johns Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Johns Cemetery (FAG ID #101298)

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 St. Johns Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.8131°   (40° 48' 47")

Lon:   -96.8735°   (-96° 52' 24")

St. Johns Cemetery is located in Lancaster County.

The county seat for Lancaster County is located in Lincoln. Lincoln lies just to the East of the St. Johns Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 27 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Johns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blue Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1965083
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100448
 
Camden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100460
 
Denton Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2143700
 
Emerald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100587
 
Evangelical Lutheran Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2335344
 
Faith Lutheran East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2188654
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100762
 
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2315355
 
Lincoln Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100904
 
Malcolm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100941
 
Milford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Milford Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100973
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100997
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100998
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101014
 
Nebraska State Penitentiary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2402837
 
Oak Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101059
 
Pleasant Dale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101141
 
Ruby Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2363413
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101390
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101606
 
Wyuka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101647
 
Yankee Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101648
 
Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2239885
 
Zion Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100664

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 St. Johns Cemetery.

Agnew   [Map]     Kramer   [Map]    
Bee   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Malcolm   [Map]    
Berks   [Map]     Martell   [Map]    
College View   [Map]     Milford   [Map]    
Crete   [Map]     Pine Lake   [Map]    
Davey   [Map]     Pleasant Dale   [Map]    
Denton   [Map]     Raymond   [Map]    
Emerald   [Map]     Roca   [Map]    
Garland   [Map]     Seward   [Map]    
Gaslight Village   [Map]     Sprague   [Map]    
Grover   [Map]     Walton   [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 St. Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery.

College View   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Crete   [Map]
 - Located in Saline County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Denton   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Lincoln   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Milford   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Seward   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns 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 - 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 St. Johns 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:

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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Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
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Gage County:     Cyndi's
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Hamilton 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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Platte 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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Thayer 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 St. Johns Cemetery (FAG ID #101298)
 
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 St. Johns Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #832895   (Name of Record: Saint Johns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lancaster
Lat: 40.8130598     Lon: -96.8736346   [Map]
Elev: 386         Map Name: Emerald

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101298

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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 St. Johns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8131, Longitude: -96.8735     [Map].

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