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(Los Angeles County, California)


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Profile for the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park ...

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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park (FAG ID #7974)

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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park...

Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park is located in Los Angeles County. The county seat for Los Angeles County is located in Los Angeles.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park

Lat:   34.1239°   (34° 7' 26")

Lon:   -118.2446°   (-118° 14' 40")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The following communities are located in Los Angeles County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Alhambra   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Altadena   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Burbank   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Glendale   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Hollywood   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Los Angeles   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Montrose   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Pasadena   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
San Marino   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
South Pasadena   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Toluca Lake   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Los Angeles County.

Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Chinese Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7964
 
Grand View Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Hollywood Forever Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8033
 
Hollywood Hills Forest Lawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7975
 
Home of Peace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
IOOF Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Mausoleum of the Golden West   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Mt. Sinai Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8181
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8193
 
Mountain View Mausoleum   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Rosedale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
San Gabriel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Serbian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Valhalla Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
 
Verdugo Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Alhambra   [Map]La Canada-Flintridge   [Map]Pasadena   [Map]
Aliso Village   [Map]La Crescenta   [Map]Pico Gardens   [Map]
Altadena   [Map]Lafayette Square   [Map]San Marino   [Map]
Burbank   [Map]Larchmont Village   [Map]Sierra Vista   [Map]
Glendale   [Map]Las Cienegas   [Map]South Pasadena   [Map]
Highland Park   [Map]Little Tokyo   [Map]Toluca Lake   [Map]
Hollywood   [Map]Los Angeles   [Map]Universal City   [Map]
Jefferson   [Map]Montrose   [Map]Verdugo City   [Map]
Koreatown   [Map]New Chinatown   [Map]West Hollywood   [Map]
La Brea   [Map]Old Chinatown   [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 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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Los Angeles County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Kern County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Riverside County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Bernardino County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ventura County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of California,     of Los Angeles County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for California
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for California
Find-A-Grave:     The Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park (FAG ID #7974)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of California,     of Los Angeles 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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park ...

While our initial data for the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park 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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #242366   (Name of Record: Forest Lawn Memorial Park)

Class: cemetery
County: Los Angeles
Lat: 34.1236198     Lon: -118.2475745   [Map]
Elev: 162         Map Name: Los Angeles

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #7974

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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 that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1239, Longitude: -118.2446     [Map].

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