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The location of St. Peters Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Peters Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Peters Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

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. Peters Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.1472°   (40° 8' 49")

Lon:   -97.7575°   (-97° 45' 26")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Peters Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

St. Peters Cemetery is located in Thayer County.

The county seat for Thayer County is located in Hebron. Hebron lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the East of the St. Peters Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Peters Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Peace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Zion Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery

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. Peters Cemetery.

Angus   [Map]     Hubbell   [Map]    
Belvidere   [Map]     Munden (KS)   [Map]    
Bruning   [Map]     Nelson   [Map]    
Byron   [Map]     Nora   [Map]    
Carleton   [Map]     Oak   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Ong   [Map]    
Davenport   [Map]     Republic (KS)   [Map]    
Deshler   [Map]     Ruskin   [Map]    
Edgar   [Map]     Sedan   [Map]    
Gilead   [Map]     Shickley   [Map]    
Hardy   [Map]     Superior   [Map]    
Hebron   [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. Peters Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Thayer County.

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

Alexandria   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Belvidere   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Bruning   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Byron   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Carleton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Chester   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Davenport   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Deshler   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Edgar   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Hardy   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Hebron   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Munden   [Map]
 - Located in Republic County (KS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Nelson   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Oak   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Ong   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Ruskin   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Shickley   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Strang   [Map]
 - Located in Fillmore County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Superior   [Map]
 - Located in Nuckolls County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Peters Cemetery
 
Webber   [Map]
 - Located in Jewell County (KS)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Peters 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 - although 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. Peters Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Thayer County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clay County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cloud County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mitchell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gage County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
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. Peters Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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. Peters Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #833092   (Name of Record: Saint Peters Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Thayer
Lat: 40.1472295     Lon: -97.7575411   [Map]
Elev: 491         Map Name: Ruskin

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Thayer County: www.thayercounty.ne.gov/

The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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. Peters Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1472, Longitude: -97.7575     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Peters Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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