RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
Cemetery
Profile
Local
Newspapers
Nearby
Cemeteries
Nearby
Towns
Interactive
Map
  NE
Communities





The location of Zion Cemetery









A visit to the Zion 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 Zion Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Zion Cemetery (FAG ID #101663)

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 Zion Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   40.9728°   (40° 58' 22")

Lon:   -97.5119°   (-97° 30' 42")

Zion Cemetery is located in York County.

The county seat for York County is located in York. York lies just to the South Southwest of the Zion Cemetery [Map].

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Zion Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1960384
 
Blue Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100403
 
Cedar Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100472
 
Dewitt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2343335
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100714
 
Hoffer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100778
 
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2367813
 
Lincoln Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100903
 
Palo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101103
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101150
 
Rosemond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101247
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #101327
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2378395
 
St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran- Orton   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2405101
 
St. Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2373595
 
Waco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Zion Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #521383

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Zion Cemetery.

Arborville   [Map]     Polk   [Map]    
Beaver Crossing   [Map]     Rising City   [Map]    
Benedict   [Map]     Shelby   [Map]    
Bradshaw   [Map]     Staplehurst   [Map]    
Cordova   [Map]     Stromsburg   [Map]    
Goehner   [Map]     Surprise   [Map]    
Gresham   [Map]     Tamora   [Map]    
Hampton   [Map]     Thayer   [Map]    
Henderson   [Map]     Ulysses   [Map]    
Hordville   [Map]     Utica   [Map]    
Lushton   [Map]     Waco   [Map]    
McCool Junction   [Map]     York   [Map]    
Osceola   [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 Zion Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in York County.

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

aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Beaver Crossing   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Benedict   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Bradshaw   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Goehner   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Gresham   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Hampton   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Henderson   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Hordville   [Map]
 - Located in Hamilton County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
McCool Junction   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Osceola   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Polk   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Rising City   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Shelby   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Staplehurst   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Stromsburg   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Surprise   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Tamora   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Ulysses   [Map]
 - Located in Butler County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
Utica   [Map]
 - Located in Seward County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
Waco   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Zion Cemetery
 
aBcdefGHijklMnOPqRSTUvWxYz       ^ Top
York   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Zion 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 - 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 Zion Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Nebraska:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to York 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clay County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colfax County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dodge 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

 
Hall 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

 
Lancaster County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrick County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Platte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saline County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saunders County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Seward County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Thayer 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:   The Zion Cemetery (FAG ID #101663)
 
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 Zion Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #834936   (Name of Record: Zion Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: York
Lat: 40.9730689     Lon: -97.5119952   [Map]
Elev: 484         Map Name: York North

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #101663

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Nebraska

About York County

About Nebraska

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for York County: www.yorkcounty.ne.gov/

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.

- Return to Citation

<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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 Zion Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9728, Longitude: -97.5119     [Map].

- Return to Citation





 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 19 Jul 2019