Unadilla Cemetery

This cemetery is located 1.5 miles west of the town of Unadilla. It is 0.1 mile east of the intersection of Nebraska Hwy 2 & 'G' road on the north side of the road.
 
 
"The Unadilla Cemetery was established in 1872 when the minister of the Christian Church, Rev. J.B. Johnson, lost a son, Forrest, in a drowning accident. The cemetery consists of three sections:
 
1. Original cemetery - Located between the two driveways.
2. First addition - Located from the east driveway to the fence.
3. Second addition - Located west to the fence from the west driveway.
 
Prairie fires destroyed most of the old tombstones, which were crafted in wood. In 1929, several records books were also destroyed in a fire."(1)
 
 
Burial Listing:  A complete listing of burials can be found in the Members Only Section.
 
Gravestone Photographs:  http://www.findagrave.com
 
 
 
 
Point of Contact:
 
Unadilla Cemetery Association
P.O. Box 205
Unadilla, NE 68454-0205
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Donations:  The Unadilla Cemetery Association is a tax-exempt society under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and all donations made by contributors to the society are tax-deductible.  Donations help augment the association's normal operating funds which are used to maintain the cemetery's fence, building, and grounds.
 
If you would like to make a donation to help maintain our cemetery, please fill out the donations form on the left side of this page and mail it to the Unadilla Cemetery Association, or you can drop it off at the Village of Unadilla Clerk's Office at 770 G Street. Once your donation is received, we will prompty mail you a donation receipt in return.  If you have any questions regarding donations, please write us at the above address, or you can email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
 
Cemetery Photographs:
 
 
 
 
 
Works Cited:
 

(1)  Wilhelm, Barbara. "History of Unadilla Cemetery." (2008). Print.

 


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Genealogy Events

 

 Program Ideas - Come & share with us!!!  We want to make the Society interesting to all Otoe County area residents or descendants of Otoe County Pioneers!!

Thursday, August 10th - 6:00PM - Brown Bag Lunch -  Brief Meeting - selecting Nomination Committee and Finance Meeting - Unadilla Resource Room.  Please come and give OCGS your input and interest for future activities/programs!

Saturday, August 19th - 9AM Lewis & Clark Center - Nebraska City - Group will meet east of the Syracuse Public Library and car pool from there.  Lunch Downtown Nebraska City.

Saturday, September 23rd 10AM - Osage Cemetery tour & Brown Bag Lunch

Saturday, October 21st, 9AM - Meeting.  10AM - Program - preserving Old Photographs, Unadilla Resource Room

Saturday, November 18th, 9:30AM Election of Officers, 2018-2020, Potluck Lunch.  Unadilla Resource Room.

 
 

Syracuse Museum of Memories - Looking for Volunteers.  They meet every Wednesday, 9AM.  Open every Sunday afternoon - May-October, else by Appointment.  See their page on our site for further details. 

 

Meeting Minutes

May 2017 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the minutes.

April 2017 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the minutes.

February 2017 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the minutes.

November 2016 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the minutes.

June 11, 2016 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the minutes

May 21, 2016 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the Minutes.

April 23, 2016 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the Minutes

March 12, 2016 Meeting Minutes - Click HERE for the Minutes.

February 20, 2016 Meeting Minutes - click here for the minutes.

January  9, 2016 Meeting Minutes - click here for the minutes.