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(Columbia County, Wisconsin)


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Profile for the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #1967694)

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 St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery...

The St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery is located in Columbia County. The county seat for Columbia County is located in Portage.

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

Lat:   43.4403°   (43° 26' 25")

Lon:   -89.1455°   (-89° 8' 43")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Cambria   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Columbus   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Fall River   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Pardeeville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Poynette   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Randolph   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Rio   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Wyocena   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bonnet Prairie Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87618
 
Cambria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2288331
 
Courtland Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2221930
 
Doylestown Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2564420
 
Fall River Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87922
 
Fountain Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87970
 
Hampden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88097
 
Ohio Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2133564
 
Otsego Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1028628
 
Rocky Run Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88846
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Saint Joseph's Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89022
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
St. Stephen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Saint Stephens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2129745
 
Wanderers Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Dodge County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 
Wyocena Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2131810

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 St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery.

Arlington   [Map]Fall River   [Map]Pardeeville   [Map]
Bristol   [Map]Fountain Prairie   [Map]Poynette   [Map]
Calamus   [Map]Friesland   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Cambria   [Map]Hampden   [Map]Randolph   [Map]
Columbus   [Map]Leeds   [Map]Rio   [Map]
Columbus   [Map]Lowville   [Map]Scott   [Map]
Courtland   [Map]Marcellon   [Map]Springvale   [Map]
Doylestown   [Map]Otsego   [Map]Westford   [Map]
Elba   [Map]Pacific   [Map]Wyocena   [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 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 St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Columbia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams 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      
Green County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Iowa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juneau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marquette 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    
Walworth County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Waukesha 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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Columbia County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Wisconsin
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
Find-A-Grave:     The St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery (FAG ID #1967694)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Wisconsin,     of Columbia 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 St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery elsewhere. 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. Johns Lutheran Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1955183   (Name of Record: Saint Johns Lutheran Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Columbia
Lat: 43.4430423     Lon: -89.1453913   [Map]
Elev: 287         Map Name: Rio

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1967694

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The Communities of Wisconsin

About Columbia County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: www.wisconsin.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Johns Lutheran Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4403, Longitude: -89.1455     [Map].

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