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The location of St. Joseph Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Joseph 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 Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Joseph Cemetery (FAG ID #101313)

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 Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   41.3739°   (41° 22' 26")

Lon:   -97.3519°   (-97° 21' 6")

St. Joseph Cemetery is located in Butler County.

The county seat for Butler County is located in David City. David City lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southeast of the St. Joseph Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Joseph Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

All Saints Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Bellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100372
 
Catholic Cemetery of Presentation Church   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1992756
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Columbus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #989537
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101169
 
Richland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101312
 
St. Mary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1986384

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Joseph Cemetery.

Bellwood   [Map]     Osceola   [Map]    
Carriage House Estates   [Map]     Platte Center   [Map]    
Columbus   [Map]     Richland   [Map]    
David City   [Map]     Rising City   [Map]    
Duncan   [Map]     Schuyler   [Map]    
Garrison   [Map]     Shelby   [Map]    
Millerton   [Map]     Sheldonville   [Map]    
Monroe   [Map]     Silver Creek   [Map]    
Oconee   [Map]     Surprise   [Map]    
Octavia   [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. Joseph Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Butler County.

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

Bellwood   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
David City   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Garrison   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Genoa   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Linwood   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Platte Center   [Map]
 - Located in Platte County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Rising City   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Schuyler   [Map]
 - Located in Colfax County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Silver Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Stromsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Surprise   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph 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 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 Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Butler County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Burt County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colfax County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cuming County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Douglas County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Madison County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Platte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanton County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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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 Cemetery (FAG ID #101313)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Butler 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 Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #832935   (Name of Record: Saint Joseph Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Butler
Lat: 41.3733459     Lon: -97.3517089   [Map]
Elev: 441         Map Name: Columbus SE

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101313

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Nebraska

About Butler County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Butler County: www.co.butler.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 Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3739, Longitude: -97.3519     [Map].

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