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The location of Heritage Cemetery









A visit to the Heritage Cemetery ...

The location of the Heritage Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 Heritage Cemetery ...

The Heritage 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 Heritage Cemetery

Lat:   41.6212°   (41° 37' 16")

Lon:   -84.6613°   (-84° 39' 40")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Heritage Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alfred Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Amboy Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Amish Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Barrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Beaver Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Billingstown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Boisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Cellars Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Cogswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Columbia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Drake Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Edon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Floral Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Hagaman Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Hepker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Kunkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Lash Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Lick Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Ligett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Louden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Malcom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Nettle Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Osborn Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Palmer Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Pease Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #42942<3>
 
Robinson Family Cemetery (MI)   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
West Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
West Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
West Jefferson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Heritage 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 Heritage Cemetery.

Alvarado (IN)   [Map]     Jim Town   [Map]    
Alvordton   [Map]     Montgomery (MI)   [Map]    
Blakeslee   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Bryan   [Map]     Pioneer   [Map]    
Camden (MI)   [Map]     Ransom (MI)   [Map]    
Clear Lake (IN)   [Map]     Ray (MI)   [Map]    
Denmark   [Map]     Ray (IN)   [Map]    
Edgerton   [Map]     Reading (MI)   [Map]    
Edon   [Map]     Russels Point (IN)   [Map]    
Fremont (IN)   [Map]     Stryker   [Map]    
Frontier (MI)   [Map]     Waldron (MI)   [Map]    
Hamilton (IN)   [Map]     West Unity   [Map]    
Holiday City   [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 Heritage 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 Heritage Cemetery.

Bryan   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Edgerton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Edon   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Montpelier   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Reading   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Stryker   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
Waldron   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Heritage Cemetery
 
West Unity   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Heritage Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 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 Heritage Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Ohio:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Williams County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Allen County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
DeKalb County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
LaGrange County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Noble County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Steuben County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Whitley County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Branch County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calhoun County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hillsdale County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kalamazoo County (MI):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lenawee County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Joseph County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washtenaw County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Defiance County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Fulton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Henry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lucas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Paulding County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Putnam County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Van Wert County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wood County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Ohio:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1041497   (Name of Record: Heritage Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Williams
Lat: 41.6211615     Lon: -84.6613423   [Map]
Elev: 272         Map Name: Blakeslee

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Ohio

About Williams County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Heritage Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6212, Longitude: -84.6613     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Heritage Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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