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A visit to the Saint Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Johns Cemetery (FAG ID #46062)

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 St. Johns Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the St. Johns Cemetery

The St. Johns Cemetery is located in Centre County<2>.

The county seat for Centre County is located in Bellefonte. Bellefonte lies just to the west northwest of the St. Johns Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Johns Cemetery

Lat:   40.9110°   (40° 54' 39")

Lon:   -77.7695°   (-77° 46' 10")

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 professional and volunteer websites 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 St. Johns Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefonte
    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,188 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefonte
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefonte<4>
  • Boalsburg [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boalsburg
    • Boalsburg [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of St. Johns Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boalsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boalsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boalsburg<4>
  • Central City [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
    • Central City [Centre County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central City
  • Centre Hall [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre Hall
    • Centre Hall [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of St. Johns Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,216 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre Hall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre Hall<4>
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Clarence [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarence
      • Clarence [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarence<4>
    • Fruittown [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruittown
      • Fruittown [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruittown
    • Houserville [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houserville
      • Houserville [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houserville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houserville
    • Howard [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howard
      • Howard [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northeast of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<4>
    • Julian [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Julian
      • Julian [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Julian have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Julian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Julian<4>
    • Lemont [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemont
      • Lemont [Centre County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemont have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemont<4>
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milesburg
      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milesburg<4>
    • Pancake [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pancake
      • Pancake [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pancake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pancake
    • Panorama Village [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panorama Village
      • Panorama Village [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Panorama Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Village
    • Park Forest Village [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Park Forest Village
      • Park Forest Village [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Park Forest Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park Forest Village
    • Penn Hall [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penn Hall
      • Penn Hall [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penn Hall
    • Pleasant Gap [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Gap
      • Pleasant Gap [Centre County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Gap<4>
    • Potters Mills [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Potters Mills
      • Potters Mills [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of St. Johns Cemetery
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    • Romola [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Romola
      • Romola [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Romola have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Romola
    • Snow Shoe [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Shoe
      • Snow Shoe [Centre County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Shoe have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Shoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Shoe<4>
    • Spring Mills [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Mills
      • Spring Mills [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Mills<4>
    • State College [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for State College
      • State College [Centre County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,366 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on State College
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for State College<4>
    • Unionville [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Unionville
      • Unionville [Centre County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Unionville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Unionville<4>
    • Waddle [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waddle
      • Waddle [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waddle have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waddle
    • Wingate [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wingate
      • Wingate [Centre County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wingate have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wingate
    • Zion [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zion
      • Zion [Centre County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of St. Johns Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion

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 St. Johns Cemetery. The following communities are located in Centre County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 13 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Johns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Centre County.

  • Benner Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Benner Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Benner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benner Cemetery
  • Campbell Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Campbell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Campbell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Campbell Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of St. Johns Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell Cemetery
  • Centre County Memorial Park [Centre County]
  • Lick Run Presbyterian Church Cemetery [Centre County]
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Lucas Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Meyer Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Meyer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Meyer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meyer Cemetery
    • Oak Ridge Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oak Ridge Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oak Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Oak Ridge Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of St. Johns Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge Cemetery
    • Pine Hall Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Schencks Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Schencks Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Schencks Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Schencks Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of St. Johns Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schencks Cemetery
    • Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Slab Cabin Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Slab Cabin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Slab Cabin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Slab Cabin Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Johns Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slab Cabin Cemetery
    • Trcziyulny Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Trcziyulny Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Trcziyulny Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trcziyulny Cemetery
    • Union Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Union Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of St. Johns Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the St. Johns Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1186074  (Saint Johns Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1186074 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Bellefonte
    • County: Centre         Elev: 287
    • Location given for GNIS #1186074 (Saint Johns Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.91145           Lon: -77.7694457
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #46062

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Centre County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 Centre, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Johns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9110, Longitude: -77.7695    
<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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