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The location of Boaz Cemetery









A visit to the Boaz Cemetery ...

The location of the Boaz 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 Boaz Cemetery ...

The Boaz Cemetery is located in Richland County. The county seat for Richland County is located in Richland Center.

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

Lat:   43.3341°   (43° 20' 2")

Lon:   -90.5226°   (-90° 31' 21")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Boaz Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Richland County.

Ash Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Ash Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Basswood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Conkle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Dawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Dayton Corners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
English Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Fancy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Felton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Five Points Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Haskins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Mayfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Mill Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Newburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Pine River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Richland Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Boaz Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #963056<3>
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Sylvan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Tavera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
West Fork Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Boaz Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Boaz Cemetery.

Akan   [Map]     Muscoda   [Map]    
Aubrey   [Map]     Muscoda   [Map]    
Bloom City   [Map]     Orion   [Map]    
Bloom   [Map]     Richland Center   [Map]    
Blue River   [Map]     Richland   [Map]    
Boaz   [Map]     Richwood   [Map]    
Clayton   [Map]     Rockbridge   [Map]    
Dayton   [Map]     Scott   [Map]    
Eagle   [Map]     Soldiers Grove   [Map]    
Forest   [Map]     Sylvan   [Map]    
Hub City   [Map]     Watterstown   [Map]    
Ithaca   [Map]     Westport   [Map]    
Marshall   [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 Boaz Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Richland County.

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

Muscoda   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Richland Center   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Boaz Cemetery
 
Soldiers Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Boaz 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 websites either 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 Boaz Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Richland County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allamakee County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clayton County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
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 County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa 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

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sauk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1834356   (Name of Record: Boaz Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Richland
Lat: 43.334148     Lon: -90.522627   [Map]
Elev: 240         Map Name: Boaz

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Richland County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Richland County: www.co.richland.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 '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 Boaz Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3341, Longitude: -90.5226     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Boaz 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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