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The location of Ludington Cemetery









A visit to the Ludington Cemetery ...

The location of the Ludington 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 Ludington Cemetery ...

The Ludington Cemetery is located in Eau Claire County. The county seat for Eau Claire County is located in Eau Claire.

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

Lat:   44.7861°   (44° 47' 9")

Lon:   -91.2007°   (-91° 12' 2")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Eau Claire County.

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
East Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Holy Guardian Angels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Ludington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
St. Bridgets Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Scott's Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2183433<3>
 
Trinity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
West Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ludington Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ludington Cemetery.

Altoona   [Map]     Hay Creek   [Map]    
Augusta   [Map]     Lafayette   [Map]    
Boyd   [Map]     Lake Hallie   [Map]    
Bridge Creek   [Map]     Lake Wissota   [Map]    
Cadott   [Map]     Lincoln   [Map]    
Chippewa Falls   [Map]     Ludington   [Map]    
Clear Creek   [Map]     Osseo   [Map]    
Eau Claire   [Map]     Otter Creek   [Map]    
Edson   [Map]     Seymour   [Map]    
Fairchild   [Map]     Seymour   [Map]    
Fall Creek   [Map]     Sigel   [Map]    
Goetz   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Hallie   [Map]     Wilson   [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 Ludington Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Eau Claire County.

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

Altoona   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Augusta   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Boyd   [Map]
 - Located in Chippewa County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Cadott   [Map]
 - Located in Chippewa County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Chippewa Falls   [Map]
 - Located in Chippewa County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Eau Claire   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Fall Creek   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ludington Cemetery
 
Osseo   [Map]
 - Located in Trempealeau County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Ludington 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 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 Ludington Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Eau Claire County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Wabasha 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

 
Clark County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dunn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Crosse County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marathon 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

 
Rusk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Croix County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Taylor County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Trempealeau County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wood County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1568793   (Name of Record: Ludington Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Eau Claire
Lat: 44.7860719     Lon: -91.2007085   [Map]
Elev: 300         Map Name: Lake Eau Claire West

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Eau Claire County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Eau Claire County: www.co.eau-claire.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 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 Ludington Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.7861, Longitude: -91.2007     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ludington 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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