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Callahan Protestant Cemetery
(Siskiyou County, California)


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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 Callahan Protestant Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Callahan Protestant Cemetery (FAG ID #2174919)

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.

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The Location of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery...

The Callahan Protestant Cemetery is located in Siskiyou County. The county seat for Siskiyou County is located in Yreka.

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

Lat:   41.3068°   (41° 18' 24")

Lon:   -122.7991°   (-122° 47' 56")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery. The following communities are located in Siskiyou County.

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

Dunsmuir   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Fort Jones   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Mount Shasta   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East (E) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Weed   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Siskiyou County.

Arbaugh - Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Bennett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West (W) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7852
 
Dunsmuir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #182685
 
Foulke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Gazelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Julien Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 
Mt. Shasta Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East (E) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8180
 
Orcutt Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2520264
 
Sawyers Bar Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2492192
 
Winema Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery.

Big Springs   [Map]Etna   [Map]Mount Shasta   [Map]
Callahan   [Map]Fisher   [Map]Oro Fino   [Map]
Carrick   [Map]Flume   [Map]Sawyers Bar   [Map]
Castella   [Map]Forks of Salmon   [Map]Shasta Springs   [Map]
Castle Crags   [Map]Fort Jones   [Map]Sims   [Map]
Cecilville   [Map]Gazelle   [Map]Sweetbriar   [Map]
Conant   [Map]Gibson   [Map]Trinity Center   [Map]
Dunsmuir   [Map]Greenview   [Map]Weed   [Map]
Edgewood   [Map]Grenada   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Callahan Protestant Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Siskiyou County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Humboldt County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shasta County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Trinity County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of California,     of Siskiyou County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for California
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for California
Find-A-Grave:     The Callahan Protestant Cemetery (FAG ID #2174919)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of California,     of Siskiyou 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Callahan Protestant Cemetery ...

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

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2174919

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The official website for Siskiyou County: www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



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 starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Callahan Protestant Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3068, Longitude: -122.7991     [Map].

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