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The location of Viola Cemetery









A visit to the Viola 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 Viola Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Viola Cemetery (FAG ID #1996947)

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 Viola Cemetery ...

The Viola Cemetery is located in Richland County. The county seat for Richland County is located in Richland Center.

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

Lat:   43.5079°   (43° 30' 28")

Lon:   -90.6621°   (-90° 39' 43")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Viola Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ash Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Bear Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Viola Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #87551
 
Bender Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Berry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Bishop Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Booher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Brush Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Chapel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Lawton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Maiben Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Manning Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Mt. Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Newburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
North Clayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Star Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Sugar Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Sylvan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Vernon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Viola 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 Viola Cemetery.

Akan   [Map]     Readstown   [Map]    
Bloom City   [Map]     Soldiers Grove   [Map]    
Bloom   [Map]     Stark   [Map]    
Boaz   [Map]     Sylvan   [Map]    
Clayton   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Forest   [Map]     Viroqua   [Map]    
Franklin   [Map]     Viroqua   [Map]    
Kickapoo   [Map]     Webster   [Map]    
La Farge   [Map]     Westby   [Map]    
Liberty   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Liberty   [Map]     Whitestown   [Map]    
Marshall   [Map]     Yuba   [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 Viola Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Richland County.

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

La Farge   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Readstown   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Soldiers Grove   [Map]
 - Located in Crawford County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Viola   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Viroqua   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Viola Cemetery
 
Westby   [Map]
 - Located in Vernon County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Viola Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Viola Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Richland County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allamakee County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clayton County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winneshiek County (IA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Houston County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winona County (MN):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Columbia County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Crawford County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dane County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iowa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Juneau County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Crosse County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sauk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Trempealeau County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Wisconsin:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Wisconsin,
Cemeteries of Richland County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Wisconsin
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Wisconsin
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Viola Cemetery (FAG ID #1996947)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Wisconsin,
Cemeteries of Richland 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 Viola Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1834433   (Name of Record: Viola Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Richland
Lat: 43.5077529     Lon: -90.6623525   [Map]
Elev: 240         Map Name: La Farge

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1996947

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Richland County: www.co.richland.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' 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 Viola Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5079, Longitude: -90.6621     [Map].

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