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The location of St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery









A visit to the Saint John's Lutheran Church 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. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2392174)

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 St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery ...

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery

Lat:   41.3442°   (41° 20' 39")

Lon:   -97.5414°   (-97° 32' 29")

St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery is located in Polk County.

The county seat for Polk County is located in Osceola. Osceola lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the South of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery [Map].

Establishment of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery ...

The St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery was:

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

All Saints Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Beulah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100393
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Columbus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #989537
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2443731
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Graceland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #156507
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Osceola Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #252278
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101169
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101312
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101313
 
St. Joseph / St. Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101375
 
St. Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101331
 
St. Mary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1986384
 
St.s Peter and Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2140678
 
Silver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101450
 
Valley View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101577
 
Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101607

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]     Osceola   [Map]    
Carriage House Estates   [Map]     Platte Center   [Map]    
Clarks   [Map]     Richland   [Map]    
Columbus   [Map]     Rising City   [Map]    
Duncan   [Map]     Shelby   [Map]    
Genoa   [Map]     Sheldonville   [Map]    
Krakow   [Map]     Silver Creek   [Map]    
Monroe   [Map]     Stromsburg   [Map]    
Oconee   [Map]     Tarnov   [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. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Polk County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Clarks   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
David City   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Fullerton   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Garrison   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Genoa   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Platte Center   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Polk   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Rising City   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Saint Edward   [Map]
 - Located in Boone County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Silver Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Stromsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Surprise   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. John's Lutheran Church 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 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 - 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 St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Polk County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Antelope 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. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2392174)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Polk 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 St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. John's Lutheran Church 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. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2392174

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Nebraska

About Polk County

About Nebraska

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3442, Longitude: -97.5414     [Map].

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