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The location of Siloa Cemetery









A visit to the Siloa 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 Siloa Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Siloa Cemetery (FAG ID #101449)

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 Siloa Cemetery ...

The Siloa Cemetery is located in Hamilton County.

The county seat for Hamilton County is located in Aurora. Aurora lies just to the Southeast of the Siloa Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   40.9307°   (40° 55' 50")

Lon:   -98.0749°   (-98° 4' 29")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Siloa Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Aurora Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100348

Chapman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Merrick County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100478

George Western Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2219598

Hampton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100731

Laurel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Merrick County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Siloa Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2396409

Lincoln Valley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100905

Mamre Evangelical Free Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2271248

Monroe Evangelical Free Church Cemetery - Murphy   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1994029

Phillips Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101123

Pleasant View Mennonite Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2239013

Prairie Gem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101192

Richland Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101209

St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2147647

Salem Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101416

United Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Siloa Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101572

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Siloa 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]    
Doniphan   [Map]     Saint Libory   [Map]    
Giltner   [Map]     Stockham   [Map]    
Grand Island   [Map]     Trumbull   [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 Siloa 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 Siloa Cemetery.

Alda   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Aurora   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Central City   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Doniphan   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Giltner   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Grand Island   [Map]
 - Located in Hall County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Harvard   [Map]
 - Located in Clay County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Hordville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Marquette   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Palmer   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Polk   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Siloa Cemetery
 
Stockham   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Siloa 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 helpful 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 Siloa 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:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Boone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Butler County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fillmore County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Greeley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls 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
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Thayer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Nebraska:

Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Nebraska
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Nebraska
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Siloa Cemetery (FAG ID #101449)
 
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 Siloa Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #833428   (Name of Record: Siloa Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Hamilton
Lat: 40.9305683     Lon: -98.0753346   [Map]
Elev: 564         Map Name: Murphy

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101449

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hamilton County

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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 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 Siloa Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9307, Longitude: -98.0749     [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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