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The location of Babb Cemetery









A visit to the Babb Cemetery ...

The location of the Babb 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 Babb Cemetery ...

The Babb Cemetery is located in Sauk County. The county seat for Sauk County is located in Baraboo.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Babb Cemetery

Lat:   43.5353°   (43° 32' 7")

Lon:   -90.0360°   (-90° 2' 9")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Babb Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

All Saints Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Big Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Butterfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Babb Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87654<3>
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Cazenovia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Cole Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Dellona Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
East Narrows Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Eiffmeyer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Friendswood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Glenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Karstetter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Norwegian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oak Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Oaks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Resting Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Richland County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Anthony Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Simon Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Thornton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Tuckertown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Universal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Westfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Babb Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Babb Cemetery.

Baraboo   [Map]     Lyndon   [Map]    
Cazenovia   [Map]     North Freedom   [Map]    
Dellona   [Map]     Reedsburg   [Map]    
Delton   [Map]     Reedsburg   [Map]    
Excelsior   [Map]     Rock Springs   [Map]    
Freedom   [Map]     Seven Mile Creek   [Map]    
Ironton   [Map]     Summit   [Map]    
Ironton   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
La Valle   [Map]     Westfield   [Map]    
La Valle   [Map]     Westford   [Map]    
Lake Delton   [Map]     Willow   [Map]    
Lime Ridge   [Map]     Winfield   [Map]    
Loganville   [Map]     Wonewoc   [Map]    
Lyndon Station   [Map]     Woodland   [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 Babb Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sauk County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Babb Cemetery.

Cazenovia   [Map]
 - Located in Richland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Babb Cemetery
 
La Valle   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery
 
North Freedom   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Reedsburg   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Rock Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Babb Cemetery
 
Wonewoc   [Map]
 - Located in Juneau County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Babb Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Babb Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Sauk County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Columbia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dane County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Green Lake County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Green County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Juneau County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Crosse County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marquette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Richland County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Waushara County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wood County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Babb 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 Babb Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1561046   (Name of Record: Babb Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sauk
Lat: 43.5352583     Lon: -90.0359593   [Map]
Elev: 282         Map Name: Reedsburg West

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Sauk County: www.co.sauk.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.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 Babb Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5353, Longitude: -90.0360     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Babb 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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