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A visit to the Lancaster Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Lancaster Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Lancaster Cemetery (FAG ID #45253)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the Lancaster Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Lancaster Cemetery

The Lancaster Cemetery is located in Lancaster County<2>.

The county seat for Lancaster County is located in Lancaster. Lancaster lies just to the southwest of the Lancaster Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Lancaster Cemetery

Lat:   40.0460°   (40° 2' 45")

Lon:   -76.3003°   (-76° 18' 1")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Lancaster Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Lancaster Cemetery.

  • Bareville [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bareville
    • Bareville [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Lancaster Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bareville
  • Bird-in-Hand [Lancaster County]
  • Brownstown [Lancaster County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownstown
    • Brownstown [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Lancaster Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownstown
  • Conestoga [Lancaster County]
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    • East Petersburg [Lancaster County]
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      • East Petersburg [Lancaster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,504 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Petersburg<4>
    • Fairland [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairland
      • Fairland [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Lancaster Cemetery
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    • Fruitville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitville
      • Fruitville [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitville
    • Gordonville [Lancaster County]
    • Kenwick Village [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenwick Village
      • Kenwick Village [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kenwick Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenwick Village
    • Kissell Hill [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kissell Hill
      • Kissell Hill [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kissell Hill
    • Lancaster Junction [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lancaster Junction
      • Lancaster Junction [Lancaster County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster Junction
    • Lancaster [Lancaster County]
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      • Lancaster [Lancaster County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lancaster
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lancaster<4>
    • Leacock-Leola-Bareville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leacock-Leola-Bareville
      • Leacock-Leola-Bareville [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leacock-Leola-Bareville
    • Lititz [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lititz
      • Lititz [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,465 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lititz
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lititz<4>
    • Millersville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millersville
      • Millersville [Lancaster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,359 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<4>
    • Monterey [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monterey
      • Monterey [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monterey have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monterey
    • Mountville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountville
      • Mountville [Lancaster County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,847 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountville<4>
    • Rohrerstown [Lancaster County]
    • Rothsville [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rothsville
      • Rothsville [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rothsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rothsville
    • Slackwater [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slackwater
      • Slackwater [Lancaster County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slackwater
    • Smoketown [Lancaster County]
    • Soudersburg [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soudersburg
      • Soudersburg [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soudersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soudersburg
    • Strasburg [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
      • Strasburg [Lancaster County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,030 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg<4>
    • Willow Street [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willow Street
      • Willow Street [Lancaster County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willow Street have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willow Street
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willow Street<4>
    • Zooks Corner [Lancaster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zooks Corner
      • Zooks Corner [Lancaster County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Lancaster Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zooks Corner

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 Lancaster Cemetery. The following communities are located in Lancaster County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Lancaster Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lancaster Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Lancaster County.

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

While our initial data for the Lancaster Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Lancaster Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Lancaster Cemetery.

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1178843  (Lancaster Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #1178843
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Lancaster
    • County: Lancaster         Elev: 110
    • Location of GNIS #1178843 (Lancaster Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.0459308           Lon: -76.3002363
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #1178843
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  FAG ID #45253

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Lancaster County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lancaster County: www.co.lancaster.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Lancaster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Lancaster Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0460, Longitude: -76.3003    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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