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The location of St. Michael Cemetery









A visit to the St. Michael Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Michael 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 St. Michael Cemetery ...

The St. Michael Cemetery is located in Menominee County. The county seat for Menominee County is located in Keshena.

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

Lat:   44.8878°   (44° 53' 16")

Lon:   -88.6148°   (-88° 36' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 20 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Michael Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bomke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Elias Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Friendship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Lake Drive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Mosling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Red Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Francis Solanus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Johns Hermansfort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Martins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89151<3>
 
St. Wenceslaus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Underhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
West Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
White Clay Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michael Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Michael Cemetery.

Belle Plaine   [Map]     Neopit   [Map]    
Bonduel   [Map]     Pella   [Map]    
Cecil   [Map]     Red Springs   [Map]    
Gresham   [Map]     Richmond   [Map]    
Hartland   [Map]     Shawano   [Map]    
Herman   [Map]     Slab City   [Map]    
How   [Map]     Suring   [Map]    
Keshena   [Map]     Underhill   [Map]    
Legend Lake   [Map]     Washington   [Map]    
Lessor   [Map]     Waukechon   [Map]    
Menominee   [Map]     Wescott   [Map]    
Middle Village   [Map]     Wittenberg   [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 St. Michael Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Menominee County.

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

Bonduel   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Keshena   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Shawano   [Map]
 - Located in Shawano County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michael Cemetery
 
Suring   [Map]
 - Located in Oconto County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michael Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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. Michael Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Menominee County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Menominee County (MI):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Brown County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calumet County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Door County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Florence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Forest County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kewaunee County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Langlade County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marathon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marinette County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Oconto County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Oneida County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Outagamie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Portage County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shawano County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Waupaca County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Waushara County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winnebago County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Wisconsin,
Cemeteries of Menominee 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. Michael 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. Michael Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1573367   (Name of Record: Saint Michael Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Menominee
Lat: 44.8877608     Lon: -88.6148263   [Map]
Elev: 265         Map Name: Legend Lake

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Wisconsin

About Menominee County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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. Michael Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8878, Longitude: -88.6148     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Michael Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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