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The location of St. Michaels Cemetery









A visit to the St. Michaels 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. Michaels Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Michaels Cemetery (FAG ID #89132)

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. Michaels Cemetery ...

The St. Michaels 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. Michaels Cemetery

Lat:   43.5587°   (43° 33' 31")

Lon:   -89.5701°   (-89° 34' 12")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Michaels Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bach Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87535
 
Caledonia German Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87658
 
Cummings Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87763
 
Dekorra Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87784
 
Fairfield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sauk County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Ginter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88053
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88141
 
Jones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sauk County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88422
 
Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88439
 
Newport Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2130958
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88585
 
Old Ft. Winnebago Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88642
 
Pacific Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88674
 
Rubin - Guenther Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88011
 
St. Camillus Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2141444
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89107
 
St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2197436
 
St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
St. Paul Norwegian Lutheran Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2201446
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Shanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89257
 
Silver Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1884586
 
Spicer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89296
 
Tucker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sauk County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Welsh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Welsh Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89494

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Michaels Cemetery.

Baraboo   [Map]     Lake Wisconsin   [Map]    
Baraboo   [Map]     Lewiston   [Map]    
Caledonia   [Map]     Marcellon   [Map]    
Dekorra   [Map]     Merrimac   [Map]    
Dell Prairie   [Map]     Merrimac   [Map]    
Delton   [Map]     Moundville   [Map]    
Douglas   [Map]     New Haven   [Map]    
Durwards Glen   [Map]     Newport   [Map]    
Endeavor   [Map]     Pacific   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Pardeeville   [Map]    
Fort Winnebago   [Map]     Portage   [Map]    
Greenfield   [Map]     West Baraboo   [Map]    
Harmony Grove   [Map]     Wisconsin Dells   [Map]    
Lake Delton   [Map]     Wyocena   [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. Michaels 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. Michaels Cemetery.

Baraboo   [Map]
 - Located in Sauk County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Pardeeville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Portage   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Wyocena   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 - 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 St. Michaels Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Columbia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Adams County:     Cyndi's
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Dane County:     Cyndi's
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Dodge County:     Cyndi's
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Fond du Lac County:     Cyndi's
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Green Lake County:     Cyndi's
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Green County:     Cyndi's
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Iowa County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Juneau County:     Cyndi's
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Marquette County:     Cyndi's
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Monroe County:     Cyndi's
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Portage County:     Cyndi's
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Richland County:     Cyndi's
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Sauk County:     Cyndi's
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Vernon County:     Cyndi's
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Waushara County:     Cyndi's
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Winnebago County:     Cyndi's
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Wood County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Wisconsin,
Cemeteries of Columbia County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Wisconsin
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
 
Find-A-Grave:   The St. Michaels Cemetery (FAG ID #89132)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Wisconsin,
Cemeteries 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. Michaels Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1573377   (Name of Record: Saint Michaels Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Columbia
Lat: 43.559148     Lon: -89.5703998   [Map]
Elev: 249         Map Name: Pine Island

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #89132

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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: https://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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Michaels Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5587, Longitude: -89.5701     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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