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The location of Lower Weston Cemetery









A visit to the Lower Weston Cemetery ...

The location of the Lower Weston 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 Lower Weston Cemetery ...

The Lower Weston Cemetery is located in Dunn County. The county seat for Dunn County is located in Menomonie.

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

Lat:   44.7886°   (44° 47' 18")

Lon:   -92.0152°   (-92° 0' 54")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lower Weston Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Clearview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Farm Hill Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Froens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Irving Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Little Elk Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Mamre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Oak Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Peace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Pownell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Ridge Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Rosehill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
St. Henrys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89044<3>
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Spring Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2366389
 
Waubeek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Pepin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Weber Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lower Weston 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 Lower Weston Cemetery.

Cady   [Map]     Plum City   [Map]    
Dunn   [Map]     Red Cedar   [Map]    
Durand   [Map]     Rock Elm   [Map]    
Durand   [Map]     Spring Brook   [Map]    
Eau Galle   [Map]     Spring Lake   [Map]    
Elmwood   [Map]     Spring Valley   [Map]    
Falls City   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
Knapp   [Map]     Waterville   [Map]    
Lima   [Map]     Waubeek   [Map]    
Lucas   [Map]     Waverly   [Map]    
Menomonie   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Menomonie   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
Peru   [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 Lower Weston Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Dunn County.

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

Durand   [Map]
 - Located in Pepin County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Elmwood   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Knapp   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Menomonie   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Plum City   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Spring Valley   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Croix County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lower Weston Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Lower Weston Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Dunn County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Dakota County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Goodhue County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Olmsted County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ramsey County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wabasha County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winona County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Barron County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Buffalo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chippewa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Eau Claire County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pepin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pierce County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Polk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rusk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Croix County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Trempealeau County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1568761   (Name of Record: Lower Weston Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dunn
Lat: 44.7885748     Lon: -92.0151767   [Map]
Elev: 276         Map Name: Weston

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Dunn County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dunn County: www.dunncountywi.govoffice2.com/

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 things 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 Lower Weston Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7886, Longitude: -92.0152     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lower Weston 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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