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The location of Our Saviours Cemetery









A visit to the Our Saviours Cemetery ...

The location of the Our Saviours 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 Our Saviours Cemetery ...

The Our Saviours Cemetery is located in Vernon County. The county seat for Vernon County is located in Viroqua.

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

Lat:   43.6680°   (43° 40' 4")

Lon:   -90.8529°   (-90° 51' 10")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Our Saviours Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Asbury Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Bad Axe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Belgium Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Bethesda Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Bishop Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Brookville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Brush Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Clinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Coon Prairie Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
County Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Moen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
North Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in La Crosse County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Pine Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Sacred Heart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Our Saviours Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Our Saviours Cemetery.

Bangor   [Map]     Liberty   [Map]    
Cashton   [Map]     Liberty   [Map]    
Chaseburg   [Map]     Melvina   [Map]    
Christiana   [Map]     Ontario   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Portland   [Map]    
Coon   [Map]     Saint Joseph   [Map]    
Coon Valley   [Map]     Sheldon   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Stark   [Map]    
Greenfield   [Map]     Viroqua   [Map]    
Hamburg   [Map]     Viroqua   [Map]    
Harmony   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Webster   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Westby   [Map]    
La Farge   [Map]     Whitestown   [Map]    
Leon   [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 Our Saviours Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Vernon County.

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

Cashton   [Map]
 - Located in Monroe County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
La Farge   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Ontario   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Viroqua   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery
 
Westby   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Our Saviours Cemetery

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 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 Our Saviours Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Vernon County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allamakee County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clayton County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winneshiek County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fillmore County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Houston County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winona County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Adams County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buffalo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Iowa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juneau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
La Crosse County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sauk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Trempealeau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1570949   (Name of Record: Our Saviours Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Vernon
Lat: 43.6680267     Lon: -90.8529088   [Map]
Elev: 390         Map Name: Westby

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Vernon County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Wisconsin: 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 Our Saviours Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.6680, Longitude: -90.8529     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Our Saviours Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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