(Polk County, Wisconsin)
The location of Granum Cemetery
The Location of the Granum Cemetery...
The Granum Cemetery is located in Polk County. The county seat for Polk County is located in Balsam Lake.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Granum Cemetery
Lat: 45.5336° (45° 32' 0")
Lon: -92.5280° (-92° 31' 40")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Granum 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 Granum Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Polk County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Granum Cemetery.
|Balsam Lake [Map] |
| - || Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Centuria [Map] |
| - || Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Frederic [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Luck [Map] |
| - || Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Milltown [Map] |
| - || Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Saint Croix Falls [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Granum Cemetery |
|Taylors Falls [Map] |
| - || Located in Chisago County (MN) |
| - || Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Granum Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Granum Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Polk County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Granum Cemetery.
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 - 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 Granum Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:
These pages are specific to Polk County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for 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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Granum 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 Granum Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1565753 (Name of Record: Granum Cemetery)
Lat: 45.5335681 Lon: -92.5279802 [Map]
Elev: 390 Map Name: Milltown
|<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: 45.5336, Longitude: -92.5280 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Granum Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Granum 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 'point-to-point' distance from . 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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