(Polk County, Wisconsin)
The location of Lawson Cemetery
The Location of the Lawson Cemetery...
The Lawson 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 Lawson Cemetery
Lat: 45.5841° (45° 35' 2")
Lon: -92.4846° (-92° 29' 4")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Lawson 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 Lawson 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 Lawson Cemetery.
|Balsam Lake [Map] |
| - || Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Centuria [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Frederic [Map] |
| - || Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Luck [Map] |
| - || Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Milltown [Map] |
| - || Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Saint Croix Falls [Map] |
| - || Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Siren [Map] |
| - || Located in Burnett County |
| - || Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lawson Cemetery |
|Taylors Falls [Map] |
| - || Located in Chisago County (MN) |
| - || Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lawson Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 16 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lawson 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 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Lawson 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 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 - 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 Lawson 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 Lawson 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 Lawson Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1567895 (Name of Record: Lawson Cemetery)
Lat: 45.5841217 Lon: -92.4846445 [Map]
Elev: 380 Map Name: Luck
|<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: 45.5841, Longitude: -92.4846 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Lawson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Lawson 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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