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(Eau Claire County, Wisconsin)


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Profile for the Ludington Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Ludington Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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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)<2>

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]<3> 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 13 miles [20.9 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles 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<4>
 
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 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ludington Cemetery.

Altoona   [Map]Fairchild   [Map]Ludington   [Map]
Augusta   [Map]Fall Creek   [Map]Osseo   [Map]
Boyd   [Map]Goetz   [Map]Otter Creek   [Map]
Bridge Creek   [Map]Hallie   [Map]Seymour   [Map]
Cadott   [Map]Hay Creek   [Map]Seymour   [Map]
Chippewa Falls   [Map]Lafayette   [Map]Sigel   [Map]
Clear Creek   [Map]Lake Hallie   [Map]Washington   [Map]
Eau Claire   [Map]Lake Wissota   [Map]Wilson   [Map]
Edson   [Map]Lincoln   [Map] 

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 visit 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 Ludington Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Eau Claire County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Wabasha County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barron County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buffalo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chippewa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clark County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dunn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
La Crosse County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marathon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pepin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pierce County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rusk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Croix County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Taylor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Trempealeau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wood County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     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,     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 ...



Communities in Wisconsin

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: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<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: 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).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Ludington 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . 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.

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<4>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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