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Freya Cemetery
(Burnett County, Wisconsin)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Freya 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 Freya Cemetery...

The Freya Cemetery is located in Burnett County. The county seat for Burnett County is located in Grantsburg.

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

Lat:   45.8125°   (45° 48' 45")

Lon:   -92.5577°   (-92° 33' 27")

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

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

Frederic   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Grantsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Luck   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Siren   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Webster   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freya Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Freya Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Burnett County.

Anscarius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Chelmo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Karlsborg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Mud Hen Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Peet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Perida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
St. Olaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Wood Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Wood River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freya Cemetery
 
Wood River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Freya Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Freya Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Trade Lake   [Map]
Clam Falls   [Map]Luck   [Map]Union   [Map]
Daniels   [Map]Meenon   [Map]Webster   [Map]
Frederic   [Map]Oakland   [Map]West Marshland   [Map]
Grantsburg   [Map]Randall   [Map]West Sweden   [Map]
Grantsburg   [Map]Siren   [Map]Wood River   [Map]
Laketown   [Map]Siren   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 Freya Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Burnett County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Aitkin County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Anoka County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carlton County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chisago County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Isanti County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanabec County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mille Lacs County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pine County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sherburne County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barron County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dunn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Croix County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sawyer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washburn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1565320   (Name of Record: Freya Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Burnett
Lat: 45.8124505     Lon: -92.5577002   [Map]
Elev: 290         Map Name: Falun

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Wisconsin

About Burnett County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

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: 45.8125, Longitude: -92.5577     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Freya Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Freya 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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