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The location of Salem Evangelical Cemetery









A visit to the Salem Evangelical 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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Salem Evangelical Cemetery (FAG ID #101416)

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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery ...

The Salem Evangelical Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Aurora. Aurora lies just to the South Southwest of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Lat:   40.9301°   (40° 55' 48")

Lon:   -97.9834°   (-97° 59' 0")

Establishment of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery ...

The Salem Evangelical Cemetery was:

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Hamilton County.

Aurora Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100348

George Western Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2219598

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100731

Lincoln Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100905

Mamre Evangelical Free Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2271248

Monroe Evangelical Free Church Cemetery - Murphy   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1994029

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101025

Pleasant View Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2239013

Prairie Gem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101192

Richland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101209

St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2147647

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101415

Siloa Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101449

United Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101572

Youst Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101650

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #305857

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery.

Arborville   [Map]     Hord   [Map]    
Archer   [Map]     Hordville   [Map]    
Aurora   [Map]     Marquette   [Map]    
Bradshaw   [Map]     Overland   [Map]    
Central City   [Map]     Phillips   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Polk   [Map]    
Giltner   [Map]     Stockham   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Worms   [Map]    
Henderson   [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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Hamilton County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Salem Evangelical Cemetery.

Aurora   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Benedict   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Central City   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Clarks   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Giltner   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Grand Island   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Harvard   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Hordville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Marquette   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Polk   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
Stockham   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery
 
York   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Salem Evangelical Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - 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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Hamilton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery (FAG ID #101416)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Hamilton 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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #833125   (Name of Record: Salem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 40.930013     Lon: -97.9831112   [Map]
Elev: 549         Map Name: Hampton

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101416

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.co.hamilton.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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Salem Evangelical Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9301, Longitude: -97.9834     [Map].

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