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(Burnett County, Wisconsin)


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The location of Peet Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Peet Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Peet 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Peet Cemetery...

The Peet Cemetery is located in Burnett County. The county seat for Burnett County is located in Grantsburg.

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

Lat:   45.9172°   (45° 55' 1")

Lon:   -92.5424°   (-92° 32' 32")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Peet 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 Peet Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Burnett County.

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

Frederic   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Grantsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Hertel   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Hinckley   [Map]
 - Located in Pine County (MN)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Siren   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Webster   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Peet Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Anscarius Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Bluff Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Chelmo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Clam Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Clover Cemetery (MN)   [Map]
 - Located in Pine County (MN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Danbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Freya Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Karlsborg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Lena Lake Cemetery (MN)   [Map]
 - Located in Pine County (MN)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Mud Hen Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Native American Burial Grounds (MN)   [Map]
 - Located in Pine County (MN)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Oakland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Ogema Cemetery (MN)   [Map]
 - Located in Pine County (MN)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Orange Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Perida Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Wood Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Peet Cemetery
 
Wood River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Peet Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Peet Cemetery.

Anderson   [Map]Jackson   [Map]Siren   [Map]
Clam Falls   [Map]La Follette   [Map]Swiss   [Map]
Cloverdale (MN)   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Trade Lake   [Map]
Daniels   [Map]Meenon   [Map]Union   [Map]
Frederic   [Map]Oakland   [Map]Webster   [Map]
Grantsburg   [Map]Sand Lake   [Map]West Marshland   [Map]
Grantsburg   [Map]Siren   [Map]West Sweden   [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 like to start with 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 it should be mentioned 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 Peet Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Burnett County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Aitkin County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Anoka County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Carlton County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chisago County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Isanti County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kanabec County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mille Lacs County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pine County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barron County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Douglas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sawyer County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washburn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1843160   (Name of Record: Peet Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Burnett
Lat: 45.917171     Lon: -92.5424198   [Map]
Elev: 289         Map Name: Monson Lake

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Wisconsin

About Burnett County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

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: 45.9172, Longitude: -92.5424     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Peet Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Peet 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 starting 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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