(La Crosse County, Wisconsin)
The location of Burns Cemetery
The Location of the Burns Cemetery...
The Burns Cemetery is located in La Crosse County. The county seat for La Crosse County is located in La Crosse.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Burns Cemetery
Lat: 43.9186° (43° 55' 6")
Lon: -91.0007° (-91° 0' 2")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Burns Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>
Nearby communities with newspapers ...
The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Burns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in La Crosse County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Burns Cemetery.
|Holmen [Map] |
| - || Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Burns Cemetery |
|La Crosse [Map] |
| - || Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burns Cemetery |
|Onalaska [Map] |
| - || Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Burns Cemetery |
|Sparta [Map] |
| - || Located in Monroe County |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Burns Cemetery |
|West Salem [Map] |
| - || Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Burns Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Burns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in La Crosse County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Burns Cemetery.
For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.
Websites to help with your genealogy research ...
When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Burns Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:
These pages are specific to La Crosse County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Burns 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 Burns Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1562439 (Name of Record: Burns Cemetery)
County: La Crosse
Lat: 43.9185768 Lon: -91.0006891 [Map]
Elev: 233 Map Name: West Salem
|<1>||The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9186, Longitude: -91.0007 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Burns Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Burns Cemetery should not be considered precise.
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|<2>||This 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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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.|
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