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The location of Swede Plain Cemetery









A visit to the Swede Plain 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 Swede Plain Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Swede Plain Cemetery (FAG ID #1894330)

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 Swede Plain Cemetery ...

The Swede Plain Cemetery is located in Polk County.

The county seat for Polk County is located in Osceola. Osceola lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east northeast of the Swede Plain Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Swede Plain Cemetery

Lat:   41.1200°   (41° 7' 11")

Lon:   -97.7577°   (-97° 45' 27")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Swede Plain Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Arborville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in York County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100334

Beulah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100393

Bluff Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2244673

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Merrick County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100488

Clarks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Merrick County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100488

Fridhem Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1992698

Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2390087

Laclede Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100876

Lindale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100906

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101025

North Blue Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Hamilton County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101048

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in York County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101150

Polk Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101183

Stromsburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east (E) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101502

Swede Home Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991968

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Swede Plain Cemetery.

Arborville   [Map]     Hordville   [Map]    
Archer   [Map]     Krakow   [Map]    
Aurora   [Map]     Marquette   [Map]    
Benedict   [Map]     Osceola   [Map]    
Bradshaw   [Map]     Overland   [Map]    
Central City   [Map]     Polk   [Map]    
Chapman   [Map]     Shelby   [Map]    
Clarks   [Map]     Silver Creek   [Map]    
Fullerton   [Map]     Stromsburg   [Map]    
Gresham   [Map]     Thayer   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Waco   [Map]    
Hord   [Map]     York   [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 Swede Plain Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Polk County.

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

Aurora   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Benedict   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Central City   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Clarks   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Fullerton   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Genoa   [Map]
 - Located in Nance County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North (N) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Gresham   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Hordville   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Marquette   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Osceola   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Polk   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Shelby   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Silver Creek   [Map]
 - Located in Merrick County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Stromsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
Waco   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Swede Plain Cemetery
 
York   [Map]
 - Located in York County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Swede Plain 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 Swede Plain Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Polk 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
Search

 
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

 
Colfax 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

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Howard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
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
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Platte County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Saunders County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sherman County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
York County:     Cyndi's
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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 Swede Plain Cemetery (FAG ID #1894330)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Nebraska,
Cemeteries of Polk 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 Swede Plain Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1894330

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 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 Swede Plain Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1200, Longitude: -97.7577     [Map].

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