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The location of Clovis Cemetery









A visit to the Clovis Cemetery ...

The location of the Clovis Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<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 six sections:

The Location of the Clovis Cemetery ...

The Clovis Cemetery is located in Fresno County. The county seat for Fresno County is located in Fresno.

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

Lat:   36.8363°   (36° 50' 10")

Lon:   -119.7129°   (-119° 42' 46")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Clovis Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Clovis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Fresno County.

Academy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Ararat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #640425<3>
 
Belmont Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7851
 
Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Fresno County Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Fresno Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Holy Cross Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Masis Ararat Armenian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Prairie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Redbank Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Sanger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8350
 
Winchell Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Winchell Cove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2375588

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 Clovis Cemetery.

Barstow   [Map]     Highway City   [Map]    
Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos   [Map]     Lone Star   [Map]    
Bowles   [Map]     Malaga   [Map]    
Calwa   [Map]     Millerton   [Map]    
Clovis   [Map]     Minkler   [Map]    
Del Rey   [Map]     Pinedale   [Map]    
Easton   [Map]     Pratton   [Map]    
Fowler   [Map]     Raco   [Map]    
Fresno   [Map]     Rolinda   [Map]    
Friant   [Map]     Sanger   [Map]    
Gordon   [Map]     Tarpey Village   [Map]    
Herndon   [Map]     West Park   [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 Clovis Cemetery. The following communities are located in Fresno County.

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

Clovis   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Del Rey   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Fowler   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Fresno   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Prather   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Clovis Cemetery
 
Sanger   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Clovis 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 - you should note 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 Clovis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Fresno County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Kings County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Madera County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mariposa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merced County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tulare County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #221261   (Name of Record: Clovis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Fresno
Lat: 36.8363387     Lon: -119.7129202   [Map]
Elev: 112         Map Name: Clovis

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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 Clovis Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8363, Longitude: -119.7129     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Clovis Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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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