A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Woodlawn Estates, Nebraska
Below is our collection of tidbits, odds 'n ends for Woodlawn Estates.
This page contains four sections:
How Far From Woodlawn Estates 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 community such as Woodlawn Estates to various places of note, such as the White House.
With a nod to our favorite Gazetteers, the straight-line distance<1> beginning in Woodlawn Estates and extending to:
Communities Also Named Woodlawn Estates ...
We have found 5 communities that share the name Woodlawn Estates.
While the name Woodlawn Estates is unique within Nebraska, we know of another 5 communities with the same name in the United States.
Communities Outside of Nebraska
Distance: About 482 miles [775.7 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 869 miles [1,398.5 km] to the Southeast.
East Baton Rouge Parish
Distance: About 788 miles [1,268.2 km] to the South Southeast.
Distance: About 1,182 miles [1,902.2 km] to the East.
Distance: About 580 miles [933.4 km] to the East Southeast.
Curious and Interesting Names Near Woodlawn Estates ...
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 Woodlawn Estates. 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.
Philip Abbott (Born as Philip Abbott Alexander)
Actor. He was born in Lincoln (Nebraska) on Thursday March 20, 1924 and died in Tarzana (California) on Monday February 23, 1998 at an age of 73. He was buried at San Fernando Mission Cemetery (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Leslie Brooks (Born as Virginia Leslie Gettman)
Actress. She was born in Lincoln (Nebraska) on Thursday July 13, 1922 and died in Sherman Oaks (California) on Friday July 1, 2011 at an age of 89. She was buried at Hollywood Hills Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Los Angeles County, California) [Map].
Aviation pioneer. He was born in Plainfield (Illinois) on Wednesday April 4, 1888 and died in Lincoln (Nebraska) on Friday May 6, 1921 at an age of 33. He was buried at Plainfield Twp. Cemetery (Will County, Illinois) [Map].
Gordon MacRae (Albert Gordon MacRae)
Actor, singer. He was born in East Orange (New Jersey) on Saturday March 12, 1921 and died in Lincoln (Nebraska) on Friday January 24, 1986 at an age of 64. He was buried at Wyuka Cemetery (Lancaster County, Nebraska) [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].
Hilary Swank (Hilary Ann Swank)
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Lancaster County: www.lancaster.ne.gov/
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019