A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Roseland.
This page contains eight sections:
Outdoor Activities ...
As we travel, we like to pursue some of our interests (such as astronomy and bird watching).
When in Roseland, we use the following websites to find information relevant to Roseland and the surrounding area.
Before heading outdoors, you should check the weather:
The National Weather Service forecast for Roseland and surrounding area.
Whether using binoculars, a small telescope or the naked-eye, the Heavens-Above website can help amateurs find their way around the night-time sky. In addition to detailed sky charts, their website lists the visible planets, asteriods, comets, satellites and their track across the sky.
To give accurate results, Heavens-Above requires the latitude and longitude of your location. As a starting point, when we link to Heavens-Above, we pass the location for Roseland. Once you're on the Heavens-Above website, you can improve accuracy by giving a more precise longitude and latitude for your actual position.
The Heavens-Above Website, centered on Roseland.
Bird Watching ...
We enjoy finding new spots for bird watching and we use the eBird website to find local sighting reports and hotspots.
The eBird website is organized on a county-by-county basis. We have selected Adams County as the starting point when you click on the link below:
The Adams County sighting report from eBird.
Since Roseland is near Webster County and also Kearney County, we have provided a link to their eBird sighting reports:
Looking for somewhere out of the ordinary? Find a unique place and want to share it with others? Then it's time to visit Waymarking.com:
The Waymark.com website, centered on Roseland.
How Far From Roseland to ...
We spend a lot of time looking through Gazetteers & Almanacs that were published in the late 1800's and early 1900's. Many of the Gazetteers include the distance from a village such as Roseland to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Roseland and extending to:
Communities Also Named Roseland ...
We have found 23 communities that share the name Roseland.
While the name Roseland is unique within Nebraska, we know of another 23 communities with the same name in the United States and Canada.
Communities Outside of Nebraska
Jump ahead to ...
Distance: About 558 miles [898 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,292 miles [2,079.3 km] to the West.
Indian River County
Distance: About 1,346 miles [2,166.2 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 907 miles [1,459.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 574 miles [923.8 km] to the East Northeast.
Saint Joseph County
Distance: About 645 miles [1,038 km] to the East.
Distance: About 297 miles [478 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 807 miles [1,298.7 km] to the Southeast.
Distance: About 648 miles [1,042.9 km] to the North.
Distance: About 354 miles [569.7 km] to the North Northeast.
Distance: About 303 miles [487.6 km] to the East Southeast.
Our profile page for Roseland, Essex County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.<7>
Although located in Essex County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,102 miles [1,773.5 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,161 miles [1,868.4 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,000 miles [1,609.3 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,099 miles [1,768.7 km] to the East Southeast.
Distance: About 1,801 miles [2,898.4 km] to the East Northeast.
This community is historic.<8>
Distance: About 824 miles [1,326.1 km] to the East.
Distance: About 838 miles [1,348.6 km] to the East.
Distance: About 815 miles [1,311.6 km] to the East Northeast.
Distance: About 1,044 miles [1,680.2 km] to the East Southeast.
Our profile page for Roseland, Collin County
We found mention of this community, but have little information.
Although located in Collin County, we don't know the location of this community within the county.
Distance: About 1,063 miles [1,710.7 km] to the East.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Roseland ...
As we travel, we always see a community with a name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.
Notable Births & Deaths ...
This is a new section for us and we are still collecting data.
Below is our list of notable people who were born, died or were buried in the area surrounding Roseland. Please note that while we are collecting data on an ongoing basis, it's a big task and it's unlikely that our list will ever be more than a sample.
John Leonard 'Johnny' Hopp
Major League Baseball. He was born in Hastings (Nebraska) on Tueday July 18, 1916 and died in Scottsbluff (Nebraska) on Sunday June 1, 2003 at an age of 86. He was buried at Parkview Cemetery (Adams County, Nebraska) [Map].
Actor. He was born in Hildreth (Nebraska) on Wednesday January 8, 1908 and died in Orange (California) on Saturday October 10, 1998 at an age of 90. He was buried at Fairhaven Memorial Park (Orange County, California) [Map].
Leslie Grant 'Les' Nunamaker
Major League Baseball. He was born in Malcolm (Nebraska) on Friday January 25, 1889 and died in Hastings (Nebraska) on Monday November 14, 1938 at an age of 49. He was buried at Aurora Cemetery (Hamilton County, Nebraska) [Map].
Paul Revere (Born as Paul Revere Dick)
Musician. He was born in Harvard (Nebraska) on Friday January 7, 1938 and died in Garden Valley (Idaho) on Saturday October 4, 2014 at an age of 76. He was buried at Morris Hill Cemetery (Ada County, Idaho) [Map].
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Roseland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Adams County: www.adamscounty.org/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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.
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This page was last modified: 06 Jun 2019