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The location of Brothers Cemetery









A visit to the Brothers Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Brothers Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<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 five sections:

The Location of the Brothers Cemetery ...

The Brothers Cemetery is located in Napa County. The county seat for Napa County is located in Napa.

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

Lat:   38.3372°   (38° 20' 13")

Lon:   -122.3883°   (-122° 23' 17")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Brothers Cemetery has been estimated.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Brothers Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
George C. Yount Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Napa Valley Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Redwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
St. Francis Solano Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Thompson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Tulocay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brothers Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8411<3>
 
Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brothers Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Brothers Cemetery.

American Canyon   [Map]     Napa   [Map]    
Boyes Hot Springs   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
El Verano   [Map]     Rutherford   [Map]    
Eldridge   [Map]     Saint Helena   [Map]    
Fetters Hot Springs-Agua Caliente   [Map]     Sonoma   [Map]    
Glen Ellen   [Map]     Temelec   [Map]    
Kenwood   [Map]     Vineburg   [Map]    
Lombard   [Map]     Yountville   [Map]    
Middleton   [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 Brothers Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Napa County.

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

El Verano   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Kenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Napa   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Petaluma   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Rohnert Park   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Saint Helena   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Sonoma   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brothers Cemetery
 
Yountville   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brothers 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 helpful 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 Brothers Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Napa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alameda County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colusa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Contra Costa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lake County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sacramento County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Francisco County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Mateo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Solano County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sonoma County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Yolo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Napa County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Napa County: www.co.napa.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Brothers Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3372, Longitude: -122.3883     [Map].

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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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