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Profile for the St. Bridgets Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Saint Bridgets 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 seven sections:

The Location of the St. Bridgets Cemetery...

The St. Bridgets Cemetery is located in Iowa County. The county seat for Iowa County is located in Dodgeville.

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

Lat:   42.9806°   (42° 58' 50")

Lon:   -90.0132°   (-90° 0' 47")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Bridgets Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the St. Bridgets Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  St. Bridgets Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. Bridgets Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Iowa County.

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

Arena   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Blanchardville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 - Located in Lafayette County
 
Dodgeville   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Hollandale   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Mineral Point   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Mount Horeb   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 - Located in Dane County
 
Spring Green   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 - Located in Sauk County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Bridgets Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Iowa County.

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
East Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Eastside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Garrison Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Griffith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Jackson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Jennieton Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Jennieton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Long Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Rock Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Rockwell Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
Ruggles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Bridgets Cemetery
 
White Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Bridgets 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 St. Bridgets Cemetery.

Arena   [Map]Dodgeville   [Map]Mount Horeb   [Map]
Arena   [Map]Dodgeville   [Map]Perry   [Map]
Barneveld   [Map]Fayette   [Map]Pleasant Ridge   [Map]
Blanchard   [Map]Hollandale   [Map]Ridgeway   [Map]
Blanchardville   [Map]Linden   [Map]Ridgeway   [Map]
Blue Mounds   [Map]Linden   [Map]Spring Green   [Map]
Blue Mounds   [Map]Mineral Point   [Map]Vermont   [Map]
Brigham   [Map]Mineral Point   [Map]Waldwick   [Map]
Clyde   [Map]Moscow   [Map]Wyoming   [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 turn to 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 - 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 St. Bridgets Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Iowa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Dubuque County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County (IA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jo Daviess County (IL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stephenson County (IL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winnebago County (IL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crawford County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dane County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Green County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Juneau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Richland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rock 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

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 St. Bridgets 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 St. Bridgets Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1572873   (Name of Record: Saint Bridgets Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Iowa
Lat: 42.9805535     Lon: -90.0131792   [Map]
Elev: 370         Map Name: Jonesdale

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Iowa County: www.iowacounty.org/

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: 42.9806, Longitude: -90.0132     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Bridgets Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for St. Bridgets 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 starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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