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The location of St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Joseph Catholic 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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery (FAG ID #1960396)

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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.5806°   (40° 34' 50")

Lon:   -95.9340°   (-95° 56' 2")

St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery is located in Otoe County.

The county seat for Otoe County is located in Nebraska City. Nebraska City lies just to the North Northeast of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Biggs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100396
 
Bloomingdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100401
 
Camp Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100461
 
Dunbar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100560
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2252268
 
Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2157981
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100632
 
Fowlkes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2288283
 
Glenrock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1960930
 
Grant Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100699
 
Lafayette Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100878
 
Novak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2266616
 
Old Glenrock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
St. Benedicts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101273
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2266617
 
St. Marys Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101347
 
St. Paul's Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2366947
 
Wyuka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101646
 
Wyuka Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101646

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

Auburn   [Map]     Otoe   [Map]    
Avoca   [Map]     Percival (IA)   [Map]    
Brock   [Map]     Peru   [Map]    
Cook   [Map]     Rohrs   [Map]    
Dunbar   [Map]     Sidney (IA)   [Map]    
Hamburg (IA)   [Map]     Syracuse   [Map]    
Johnson   [Map]     Talmage   [Map]    
Julian   [Map]     Unadilla   [Map]    
Lorton   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
McPaul (IA)   [Map]     Watson (MO)   [Map]    
Nebraska City   [Map]     Wyoming   [Map]    
Nehawka   [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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Otoe County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

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Auburn   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Avoca   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Brock   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Brownville   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Burr   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Cook   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Dunbar   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Hamburg   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County (IA)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Johnson   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Julian   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Nebraska City   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Nehawka   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Otoe   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Peru   [Map]
 - Located in Nemaha County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Sidney   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County (IA)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Syracuse   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Talmage   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Tecumseh   [Map]
 - Located in Johnson County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Thurman   [Map]
 - Located in Fremont County (IA)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Unadilla   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
Union   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery
 
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Wyoming   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Catholic 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 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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Otoe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Fremont County (IA):     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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery (FAG ID #1960396)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Otoe 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. Joseph Catholic Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1960396

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Otoe County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Otoe County: www.co.otoe.ne.us/

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 St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5806, Longitude: -95.9340     [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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