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The location of Riverside Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Riverside 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 Riverside Cemetery...

The Riverside Cemetery is located in Marquette County. The county seat for Marquette County is located in Montello.

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

Lat:   43.8850°   (43° 53' 5")

Lon:   -89.5496°   (-89° 32' 58")

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

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

Adams   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Friendship   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Montello   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Oxford   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Westfield   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Riverside Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Riverside Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Gould Rock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Hodge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Krentz Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Newton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Sheldon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
South Burr Oak Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Adams County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Riverside Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Riverside Cemetery.

Adams   [Map]Glen Oak   [Map]Oxford   [Map]
Adams   [Map]Harris   [Map]Packwaukee   [Map]
Coloma   [Map]Jackson   [Map]Preston   [Map]
Coloma   [Map]Lincoln   [Map]Richfield   [Map]
Crystal Lake   [Map]Montello   [Map]Richford   [Map]
Douglas   [Map]Montello   [Map]Shields   [Map]
Easton   [Map]New Chester   [Map]Springfield   [Map]
Endeavor   [Map]Newton   [Map]Springville   [Map]
Friendship   [Map]Oxford   [Map]Westfield   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Riverside Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marquette County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dodge County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fond du Lac County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Green Lake County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juneau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Outagamie County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Portage 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    
Vernon County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Waupaca County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Waushara County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winnebago 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 Marquette County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Wisconsin
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Marquette 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 Riverside 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 Riverside Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1572358   (Name of Record: Riverside Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marquette
Lat: 43.8849757     Lon: -89.5495676   [Map]
Elev: 277         Map Name: Westfield West

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Marquette County: www.co.marquette.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: 43.8850, Longitude: -89.5496     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Riverside Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Riverside 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' distance that stretches 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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