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(Alameda County, California)


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The location of Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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.

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The Location of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery...

The Holy Sepulchre Cemetery is located in Alameda County. The county seat for Alameda County is located in Oakland.

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

Lat:   37.6488°   (37° 38' 55")

Lon:   -122.0639°   (-122° 3' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Alameda County.

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

Alameda   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Castro Valley   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Dublin   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
East Palo Alto   [Map]
 - Located in San Mateo County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Foster City   [Map]
 - Located in San Mateo County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Fremont   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Fruitvale   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Hayward   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Newark   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Pleasanton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
San Leandro   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
San Ramon   [Map]
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Sunol   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Alameda County.

All Saints Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Chapel of the Chimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Holy Ghost Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Lone Tree Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8129<4>
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Mt. Eden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
 
San Lorenzo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Alameda   [Map]East Palo Alto   [Map]Mount Eden   [Map]
Albrae   [Map]Fairview   [Map]Newark   [Map]
Alvarado   [Map]Foster City   [Map]Pleasanton   [Map]
Ashland   [Map]Fremont   [Map]Russell City   [Map]
Brookfield Village   [Map]Fruitvale   [Map]San Leandro   [Map]
Castro Valley   [Map]Havenscourt   [Map]San Lorenzo   [Map]
Cherryland   [Map]Hayward   [Map]San Ramon Village   [Map]
Danville   [Map]Komandorski Village   [Map]San Ramon   [Map]
Dublin   [Map]Laurel   [Map]Sunol   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 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 Holy Sepulchre Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Alameda County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Contra Costa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Napa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Francisco County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Joaquin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Mateo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Clara County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Cruz County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Solano County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sonoma County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stanislaus County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #225489   (Name of Record: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Alameda
Lat: 37.6488212     Lon: -122.0638515   [Map]
Elev: 30         Map Name: Hayward

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6488, Longitude: -122.0639     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Holy Sepulchre Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Holy Sepulchre Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>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.

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<4>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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