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(Dunn County, Wisconsin)


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Profile for the Tramway Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Tramway 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 six sections:

The Location of the Tramway Cemetery...

The Tramway Cemetery is located in Dunn County. The county seat for Dunn County is located in Menomonie.

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

Lat:   44.9297°   (44° 55' 46")

Lon:   -92.0007°   (-92° 0' 2")

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

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

Boyceville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Downing   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Elmwood   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Glenwood City   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Croix County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Knapp   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Menomonie   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Spring Valley   [Map]
 - Located in Pierce County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Croix County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tramway Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Tramway Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Cedar Falls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Ford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Forest Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Halverson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Highland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Irving Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Lucas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Mamre Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Our Saviors Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Peace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Potters Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Ridge Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
St. Bridget Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Croix County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #88909<4>
 
St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #89044
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Teegarden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tramway Cemetery
 
Tiffany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tramway 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 Tramway Cemetery.

Boyceville   [Map]Knapp   [Map]Spring Valley   [Map]
Cady   [Map]Lucas   [Map]Springfield   [Map]
Downing   [Map]Menomonie   [Map]Stanton   [Map]
Dunn   [Map]Menomonie   [Map]Tainter Lake   [Map]
Elmwood   [Map]Otter Creek   [Map]Tainter   [Map]
Glenwood City   [Map]Red Cedar   [Map]Tiffany   [Map]
Hay River   [Map]Sherman   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Hersey   [Map]Spring Lake   [Map]Wheeler   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Tramway Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Dunn County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Chisago County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dakota County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Goodhue County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ramsey County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wabasha County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (MN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Barron County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Buffalo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chippewa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Eau Claire County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pepin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pierce County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Polk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rusk County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Croix County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Trempealeau County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washburn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1575570   (Name of Record: Tramway Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Dunn
Lat: 44.9296855     Lon: -92.0007345   [Map]
Elev: 271         Map Name: Knapp

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Dunn County: www.dunncountywi.govoffice2.com/

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: 44.9297, Longitude: -92.0007     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tramway Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Tramway 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 'point-to-point' distance 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.

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<4>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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