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A visit to the Union Cemetery ...

The location of the Union 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. 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 Union Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Union Cemetery

The Union 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 Union Cemetery .

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

Lat:   40.8701°   (40° 52' 12")

Lon:   -77.6183°   (-77° 37' 5")

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

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 Union Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Aaronsburg [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aaronsburg
    • Aaronsburg [Centre County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aaronsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aaronsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aaronsburg<4>
  • Abdera [Clinton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abdera
    • Abdera [Clinton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Union Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abdera
  • Bellefonte [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefonte
    • Bellefonte [Centre County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Union 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Union Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boalsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boalsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boalsburg<4>
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • Central City [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Central City
      • Central City [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Union 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>
    • Coburn [Centre County]
    • Fruittown [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruittown
      • Fruittown [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Union Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruittown
    • Houserville [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houserville
      • Houserville [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houserville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Union Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 728 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Howard have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Howard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Howard<4>
    • Ingleby [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ingleby
      • Ingleby [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ingleby
    • Lamar [Clinton County]
    • Lemont [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lemont
      • Lemont [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lemont have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lemont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lemont<4>
    • Madisonburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonburg
      • Madisonburg [Centre County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonburg
    • Milesburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milesburg
      • Milesburg [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Union 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>
    • Millheim [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millheim
      • Millheim [Centre County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 876 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millheim have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millheim
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millheim<4>
    • Milroy [Mifflin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milroy
      • Milroy [Mifflin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milroy have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milroy<4>
    • Panorama Village [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panorama Village
      • Panorama Village [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Panorama Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Panorama Village
    • Penn Hall [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penn Hall
      • Penn Hall [Centre County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Union 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Union Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potters Mills
    • Rebersburg [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rebersburg
      • Rebersburg [Centre County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rebersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rebersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rebersburg<4>
    • Spring Mills [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Mills
      • Spring Mills [Centre County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southeast of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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>
    • Wingate [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wingate
      • Wingate [Centre County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Union Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wingate have been provided by the GNIS.<1> 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 northwest of Union 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 Union Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Centre County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Benner Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benner Cemetery
  • Centre County Memorial Park [Centre County]
  • Fairview Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fairview Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fairview Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Fairview Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Cemetery
  • Heckman Cemetery [Centre County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Heckman Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Heckman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heckman Cemetery
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Lick Run Presbyterian Church 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Meyer Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meyer Cemetery
    • Mountain Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mountain Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mountain Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Cemetery
    • Old Salem Cemetery [Mifflin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Salem Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Salem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old Salem Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Salem Cemetery
    • Paradise Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Paradise Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Paradise Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Paradise Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise Cemetery
    • Reformed Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Reformed Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Reformed Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Reformed Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reformed Cemetery
    • St. Johns 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Schencks Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schencks Cemetery
    • Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • The Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the northeast of State College.To be precise, Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery.
      • Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Shiloh Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh Lutheran Church Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1885601<5>
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Trcziyulny Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trcziyulny Cemetery
    • Union Cemetery [Centre County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Cemetery
      • Union Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Union Cemetery.
      • Union Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Bellefonte City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #46531<5>
    • 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Union Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Cemetery
    • Woodlawn Cemetery [Mifflin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodlawn Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woodlawn Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Woodlawn Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Union Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodlawn 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 Union Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1190111  (Union Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1190111 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: Spring Mills
    • County: Centre         Elev: 385
    • Location given for GNIS #1190111 (Union Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.8700646           Lon: -77.6183301
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.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.
<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Union Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8701, Longitude: -77.6183       In this case, the coordinates for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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 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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