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The location of Stevens Cemetery









A visit to the Stevens Cemetery ...

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 Stevens Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.0975°   (40° 5' 50")

Lon:   -98.8199°   (-98° 49' 11")

Stevens Cemetery is located in Franklin County.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Franklin. Franklin lies just to the West of the Stevens Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the Stevens Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bailey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Blauvelt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Dane Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Eminence Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Fuller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100705<2>
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
New Virginia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Norwegian Zion Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery (KS)   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Pleasant Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Walnut Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery

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 Stevens Cemetery.

Amboy   [Map]     Kensington (KS)   [Map]    
Athol (KS)   [Map]     Lebanon (KS)   [Map]    
Bladen   [Map]     Macon   [Map]    
Bloomington   [Map]     Naponee   [Map]    
Blue Hill   [Map]     Pawnee Village   [Map]    
Campbell   [Map]     Red Cloud   [Map]    
Cowles   [Map]     Republican City   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Guide Rock   [Map]     Smith Center (KS)   [Map]    
Hildreth   [Map]     Upland   [Map]    
Inavale   [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 Stevens Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Athol   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Bladen   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Bloomington   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Blue Hill   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Campbell   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Cowles   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Franklin   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Guide Rock   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Hildreth   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Holstein   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Kensington   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Naponee   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Red Cloud   [Map]
 - Located in Webster County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Republican City   [Map]
 - Located in Harlan County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Riverton   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Smith Center   [Map]
 - Located in Smith County (KS)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Upland   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Wilcox   [Map]
 - Located in Kearney County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens 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 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 Stevens Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Jewell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mitchell County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Norton County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Osborne County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phillips County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Republic County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rooks County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Smith County (KS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Furnas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gosper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harlan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kearney County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nuckolls County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Phelps County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster 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 Stevens 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 Stevens Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #828588   (Name of Record: Stevens Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 40.0975138     Lon: -98.8197976   [Map]
Elev: 557         Map Name: Riverton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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 Stevens Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0975, Longitude: -98.8199     [Map].

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<2>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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