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(Vernon County, Wisconsin)


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Profile for the Fairview Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Fairview Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #87921)

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 Fairview Cemetery...

The Fairview Cemetery is located in Vernon County. The county seat for Vernon County is located in Viroqua.

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

Lat:   43.7048°   (43° 42' 17")

Lon:   -90.4882°   (-90° 29' 17")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Fairview Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Vernon County.

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

Elroy   [Map]
 - Located in Juneau County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Hillsboro   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
La Farge   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Norwalk   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Ontario   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fairview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Billings Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Bohemian Brotherhood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Calvin Day Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Forest - Burr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87964
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Hills Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Hilltop Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Jug Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Mt. Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
Revels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
St. Matthew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fairview Cemetery
 
White City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fairview 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 Fairview Cemetery.

Clifton   [Map]Kendall   [Map]Union   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]La Farge   [Map]Wellington   [Map]
Elroy   [Map]Norwalk   [Map]White City   [Map]
Forest   [Map]Oil City   [Map]Whitestown   [Map]
Glendale   [Map]Ontario   [Map]Wilton   [Map]
Greenwood   [Map]Ridgeville   [Map]Wilton   [Map]
Hillsboro   [Map]Sheldon   [Map]Wonewoc   [Map]
Hillsboro   [Map]Stark   [Map]Yuba   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Union Center   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Fairview Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Vernon County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allamakee County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winona County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Iowa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juneau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
La Crosse County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marquette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sauk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Trempealeau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Waushara County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Vernon County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Wisconsin
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
Find-A-Grave:     The Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #87921)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Vernon 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 Fairview Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Fairview Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Fairview Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Fairview Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1564814   (Name of Record: Fairview Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Vernon
Lat: 43.704971     Lon: -90.4881861   [Map]
Elev: 414         Map Name: Trippville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #87921

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Vernon County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Fairview Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7048, Longitude: -90.4882     [Map].

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