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The location of St. Joseph Cemetery









A visit to the St. Joseph Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph Cemetery ...

The St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph Cemetery

Lat:   41.5348°   (41° 32' 5")

Lon:   -84.7300°   (-84° 43' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Joseph 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 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Boisher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Clarksville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Columbia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Eagle Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Eddy Cemetery (IN)   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Edon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Farnham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Fetters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Hepker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Heritage Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Lick Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Ligett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Louden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Malcom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #42942<3>
 
Rogers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Tamarack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Defiance County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Thomas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Union Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
West Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
West Buffalo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Zion Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Defiance County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Joseph Cemetery.

Alvarado (IN)   [Map]     Hamilton (IN)   [Map]    
Angola (IN)   [Map]     Holiday City   [Map]    
Blakeslee   [Map]     Jim Town   [Map]    
Bryan   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Butler (IN)   [Map]     Ney   [Map]    
Camden (MI)   [Map]     Pioneer   [Map]    
Clear Lake (IN)   [Map]     Pleasant Lake (IN)   [Map]    
Denmark   [Map]     Russels Point (IN)   [Map]    
Edgerton   [Map]     West Unity   [Map]    
Edon   [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 St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph Cemetery.

Angola   [Map]
 - Located in Steuben County (IN)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Ashley   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Bryan   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Butler   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Camden   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Edgerton   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Edon   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Hicksville   [Map]
 - Located in Defiance County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Hillsdale County (MI)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Montpelier   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Saint Joe   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Stryker   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
Waterloo   [Map]
 - Located in DeKalb County (IN)
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Cemetery
 
West Unity   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 St. Joseph 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

 
Elkhart County (IN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kosciusko 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

 
Wells 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kalamazoo County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lenawee County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Joseph County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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
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Family
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Genealogy
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Lucas County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Paulding County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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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
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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 St. Joseph 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 St. Joseph Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1045561   (Name of Record: Saint Joseph Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Williams
Lat: 41.5347729     Lon: -84.7299555   [Map]
Elev: 268         Map Name: Blakeslee

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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: 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' (or point-to-point) 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 St. Joseph Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5348, Longitude: -84.7300     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Joseph 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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