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Chicog Cemetery
(Washburn County, Wisconsin)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Chicog Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Chicog Cemetery...

The Chicog Cemetery is located in Washburn County. The county seat for Washburn County is located in Shell Lake.

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

Lat:   46.0297°   (46° 1' 46")

Lon:   -91.9657°   (-91° 57' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Chicog 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 Chicog Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washburn County.

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

Hertel   [Map]
 - Located in Burnett County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Minong   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Spooner   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Chicog Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 8 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Chicog Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Forest Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Burnett County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Lampson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Rocky Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Rosewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Sacred Hearts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Burnett County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Wascott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Douglas County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Chicog Cemetery
 
Webb Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Burnett County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Chicog Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Chicog Cemetery.

Bashaw   [Map]Frog Creek   [Map]Spooner   [Map]
Blaine   [Map]Gull Lake   [Map]Spooner   [Map]
Brooklyn   [Map]Jackson   [Map]Springbrook   [Map]
Casey   [Map]Minong   [Map]Stinnett   [Map]
Chicog   [Map]Minong   [Map]Swiss   [Map]
Crystal   [Map]Rusk   [Map]Trego   [Map]
Dairyland   [Map]Sand Lake   [Map]Wascott   [Map]
Evergreen   [Map]Scott   [Map]Webb Lake   [Map]

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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - although 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 Chicog Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Washburn County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Carlton County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chisago County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pine County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Louis County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barron County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bayfield County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Burnett County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rusk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sawyer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Disaster Stories from Wisconsin

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Chicog 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 Chicog Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1563015   (Name of Record: Chicog Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washburn
Lat: 46.029666     Lon: -91.9657385   [Map]
Elev: 305         Map Name: Horseshoe Lake

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washburn County: www.co.washburn.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<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: 46.0297, Longitude: -91.9657     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Chicog Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Chicog 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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