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The location of Jerusalem Cemetery









A visit to the Jerusalem Cemetery ...

The location of the Jerusalem 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 Jerusalem Cemetery ...

The Jerusalem Cemetery is located in Shawano County. The county seat for Shawano County is located in Shawano.

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

Lat:   44.7019°   (44° 42' 6")

Lon:   -88.5354°   (-88° 32' 7")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Jerusalem Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bomke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Dickson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Elm Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Friedens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Waupaca County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Hilda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Lake Drive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Lessor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
North Cicero Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Outagamie County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Outagamie County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Resthaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
St. Catherine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Outagamie County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
St. Lawrence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
St. Martins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89151<3>
 
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
St. Wenceslaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
White Clay Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Waupaca County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Jerusalem Cemetery.

Angelica   [Map]     Maine   [Map]    
Belle Plaine   [Map]     Maple Grove   [Map]    
Bonduel   [Map]     Matteson   [Map]    
Cecil   [Map]     Navarino   [Map]    
Cicero   [Map]     Nichols   [Map]    
Clintonville   [Map]     Pella   [Map]    
Deer Creek   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Embarrass   [Map]     Shawano   [Map]    
Green Valley   [Map]     Slab City   [Map]    
Hartland   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Keshena   [Map]     Waukechon   [Map]    
Larrabee   [Map]     Wescott   [Map]    
Legend Lake   [Map]     Wittenberg   [Map]    
Lessor   [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 Jerusalem Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Shawano County.

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

Bonduel   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Clintonville   [Map]
 - Located in Waupaca County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Keshena   [Map]
 - Located in Menominee County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery
 
Shawano   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Jerusalem Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 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 Jerusalem Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Shawano County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Brown County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calumet County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Door County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Florence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Forest County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Kewaunee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Langlade County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Manitowoc County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marathon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marinette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Menominee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Oconto County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Outagamie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Portage County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Waupaca County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Waushara County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winnebago County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1876882   (Name of Record: Jerusalem Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Shawano
Lat: 44.7019311     Lon: -88.5353796   [Map]
Elev: 266         Map Name: Lunds

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Shawano County: www.co.shawano.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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Jerusalem Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7019, Longitude: -88.5354     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Jerusalem 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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