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(Williams County, Ohio)


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Profile for the Boisher Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Boisher Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Boisher Cemetery...

The Boisher Cemetery is located in Williams County. The county seat for Williams County is located in Bryan.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Boisher Cemetery

Lat:   41.6006°   (41° 36' 2")

Lon:   -84.7811°   (-84° 46' 51")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Boisher Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Boisher Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Williams County.

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

Angola   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Ashley   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Bryan   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Butler   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Edgerton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Edon   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Montpelier   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Reading   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Boisher Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Billingstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Columbia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Dygert Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Eagle Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Eddy Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Edon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Hamilton Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Hepker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Heritage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Malcom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Nettle Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
North Otsgeo Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Otsego Center Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Boisher Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #42942<4>
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
South Scott Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Teegardin Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Teeters Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boisher Cemetery
 
West Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boisher Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Boisher Cemetery.

Alvarado (IN)   [Map]Edgerton   [Map]Montgomery (MI)   [Map]
Angola (IN)   [Map]Edon   [Map]Montpelier   [Map]
Ashley (IN)   [Map]Fremont (IN)   [Map]Pioneer   [Map]
Blakeslee   [Map]Frontier (MI)   [Map]Pleasant Lake (IN)   [Map]
Bryan   [Map]Hamilton (IN)   [Map]Ray (MI)   [Map]
Butler (IN)   [Map]Holiday City   [Map]Ray (IN)   [Map]
Camden (MI)   [Map]Hudson (IN)   [Map]Reading (MI)   [Map]
Clear Lake (IN)   [Map]Jamestown (IN)   [Map]Russels Point (IN)   [Map]
Denmark   [Map]Jim Town   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 it should be mentioned 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 Boisher Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Williams County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Allen County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
DeKalb County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Elkhart County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kosciusko County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
LaGrange County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noble County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Steuben County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Whitley County (IN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Branch County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Calhoun County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hillsdale County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kalamazoo County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lenawee County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Joseph County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washtenaw County (MI):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Defiance County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Henry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lucas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Paulding County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Putnam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Van Wert County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Ohio,     of Williams County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Ohio
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Ohio
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Ohio,     of Williams 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 Ohio

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Boisher 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 Boisher Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1038177   (Name of Record: Boisher Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Williams
Lat: 41.6006059     Lon: -84.781068   [Map]
Elev: 289         Map Name: Edon

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About Williams County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Williams County: www.co.williams.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: www.ohio.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6006, Longitude: -84.7811     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boisher Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Boisher Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that begins in . 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.

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<4>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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