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A visit to the City Cemetery ...

The location of the City 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 City Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the City Cemetery

The City Cemetery is located in Bayfield County<2>.

The county seat for Bayfield County is located in Washburn. Washburn lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the east northeast of the City Cemetery .

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

Lat:   46.5669°   (46° 34' 0")

Lon:   -91.3982°   (-91° 23' 53")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the City 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 City Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the City Cemetery.

  • Ashland [Ashland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Ashland County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the east of City Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
  • Bennett [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bennett
    • Bennett [Douglas County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bennett have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bennett
  • Benoit [Bayfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benoit
    • Benoit [Bayfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of City Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benoit
  • Cloverland [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverland
    • Cloverland [Douglas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverland
  • Continue List   (12 more) ...
    • Delta [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delta
      • Delta [Bayfield County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delta
    • Hawthorne [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawthorne
      • Hawthorne [Douglas County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,157 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawthorne
    • Lake Nebagamon [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Nebagamon
      • Lake Nebagamon [Douglas County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,064 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Nebagamon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Nebagamon
    • Marengo [Ashland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marengo
      • Marengo [Ashland County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the east of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marengo
    • Mason [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason
      • Mason [Bayfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 99 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
    • Moquah [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moquah
      • Moquah [Bayfield County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moquah
    • Poplar [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplar
      • Poplar [Douglas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 613 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplar
    • Sauntry [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sauntry
      • Sauntry [Douglas County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southwest of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sauntry
    • Solon Springs [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Solon Springs
      • Solon Springs [Douglas County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the southwest of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Solon Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Solon Springs
    • South Range [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Range
      • South Range [Douglas County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Range
    • Sutherland [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sutherland
      • Sutherland [Bayfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sutherland
    • Washburn [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washburn
      • Washburn [Bayfield County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the east of City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,049 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washburn

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 City Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bayfield County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Blueberry Cemetery [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Blueberry Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Blueberry Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Blueberry Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blueberry Cemetery
  • Ever Rest Cemetery [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ever Rest Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ever Rest Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ever Rest Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ever Rest Cemetery
  • Greenwood Cemetery [Bayfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Greenwood Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of City Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood Cemetery
  • Hillcrest Cemetery [Bayfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hillcrest Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hillcrest Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Hillcrest Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillcrest Cemetery
  • Continue List   (7 more) ...
    • Hillside Cemetery [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hillside Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hillside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hillside Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillside Cemetery
    • Oulu Cemetery [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Oulu Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Oulu Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Oulu Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oulu Cemetery
    • Pike River Cemetery [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pike River Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pike River Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pike River Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pike River Cemetery
    • Pine Glade Cemetery [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pine Glade Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pine Glade Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pine Glade Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Glade Cemetery
    • Pine Ridge Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pine Ridge Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pine Ridge Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pine Ridge Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Ridge Cemetery
    • Rest Haven Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rest Haven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rest Haven Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rest Haven Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of City Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rest Haven Cemetery
    • Valley View Cemetery [Bayfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Valley View Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Valley View Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley View 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 City Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1563094  (City Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1563094 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: Iron Lake
    • County: Bayfield         Elev: 339
    • Location given for GNIS #1563094 (City Cemetery)
    • Lat: 46.5668859           Lon: -91.3982454
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Bayfield County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bayfield County: www.bayfieldcounty.org/

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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Bayfield, 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 things 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 City Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.5669, Longitude: -91.3982       In this case, the coordinates for the City Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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