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The location of Fern Pioneer Cemetery









A visit to the Fern Pioneer Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

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 Fern Pioneer Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Fern Pioneer Cemetery (FAG ID #1973422)

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 seven sections:

The Location of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery ...

The Fern Pioneer Cemetery is located in Shasta County. The county seat for Shasta County is located in Redding.

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

Lat:   40.6473°   (40° 38' 50")

Lon:   -121.8863°   (-121° 53' 10")

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

Establishment of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery ...

The Fern Pioneer Cemetery was established in 1906.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Shasta County.

Halcumb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2171952
 
Klotz Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2414449
 
Oak Run Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2244289
 
Ogburn Inwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8227
 
Plateau Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2320981
 
Whitmore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2186442
 
Whitmore Evangelical Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2373745

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery.

Basin Hollow   [Map]     Midway   [Map]    
Bullskin   [Map]     Millville   [Map]    
Eudora Colony   [Map]     Montgomery Creek   [Map]    
Fern   [Map]     Oak Run   [Map]    
Fleaville   [Map]     Pawnee   [Map]    
Furnaceville   [Map]     Pineland   [Map]    
Hillcrest   [Map]     Round Mountain   [Map]    
Ingot   [Map]     Shingletown   [Map]    
Inwood   [Map]     Viola   [Map]    
Manton   [Map]     Whitmore   [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 Fern Pioneer Cemetery. The following communities are located in Shasta County.

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

Millville   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery
 
Shingletown   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Fern Pioneer Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 Fern Pioneer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Shasta County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Butte County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lassen County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Modoc County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Plumas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Siskiyou County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tehama County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Trinity County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of California,
Cemeteries of Shasta County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for California
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for California
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Fern Pioneer Cemetery (FAG ID #1973422)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of California,
Cemeteries of Shasta 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 Fern Pioneer Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2427332   (Name of Record: Fern Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Shasta
Lat: 40.64737     Lon: -121.88614   [Map]
Elev: 728         Map Name: Whitmore

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1973422

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for California

About Shasta County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Shasta County: www.co.shasta.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>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 Fern Pioneer Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6473, Longitude: -121.8863     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fern Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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