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The location of Conkle Cemetery









A visit to the Conkle Cemetery ...

The location of the Conkle 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 Conkle Cemetery ...

The Conkle 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 Conkle Cemetery

Lat:   43.3655°   (43° 21' 55")

Lon:   -90.5343°   (-90° 32' 3")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Conkle Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ash Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Basswood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Boaz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Bowen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Dayton Corners Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
English Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Fancy Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Felton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Five Points Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Mill Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
North Clayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Richland Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Conkle Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #963056<3>
 
St. Mathews Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Sugar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Sylvan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Tavera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Conkle Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Conkle Cemetery.

Akan   [Map]     Marshall   [Map]    
Aubrey   [Map]     Orion   [Map]    
Bloom City   [Map]     Readstown   [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]    
Henrietta   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Hub City   [Map]     Westport   [Map]    
Kickapoo   [Map]     Yuba   [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 Conkle 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 Conkle Cemetery.

Readstown   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Richland Center   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Soldiers Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West (W) of the Conkle Cemetery
 
Viola   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Conkle Cemetery

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 and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Conkle 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

 
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 Conkle 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 Conkle Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1563320   (Name of Record: Conkle Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Richland
Lat: 43.3655358     Lon: -90.5342942   [Map]
Elev: 245         Map Name: Boaz

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages 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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Conkle Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3655, Longitude: -90.5343     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Conkle 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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