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Long Ranch Family Cemetery
(Sonoma County, California)


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The location of Long Ranch Family Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Long Ranch Family Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Long Ranch Family 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 Long Ranch Family Cemetery...

The Long Ranch Family Cemetery is located in Sonoma County. The county seat for Sonoma County is located in Santa Rosa.

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

Lat:   38.6724°   (38° 40' 20")

Lon:   -122.8817°   (-122° 52' 54")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Long Ranch Family 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 Long Ranch Family Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Sonoma County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Long Ranch Family Cemetery.

Calistoga   [Map]
 - Located in Napa County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Cloverdale   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Geyserville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Guerneville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Healdsburg   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Middletown   [Map]
 - Located in Lake County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Monte Rio   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Occidental   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Santa Rosa   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Sebastopol   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Windsor   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Sonoma County.

Beeson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7848<4>
 
Cyrus Alexander Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 
Oak Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8216
 
Olive Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Long Ranch Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8237

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 Long Ranch Family Cemetery.

Calistoga   [Map]Geyserville   [Map]Occidental   [Map]
Camp Meeker   [Map]Glenview   [Map]Pine Grove   [Map]
Camp Rose   [Map]Graton   [Map]Rio Nido   [Map]
Cazadero   [Map]Guerneville   [Map]Salminas Resort   [Map]
Cloverdale   [Map]Healdsburg   [Map]Santa Rosa   [Map]
Cobb   [Map]Mark West Springs   [Map]Sebastopol   [Map]
Duncans Mills   [Map]Middletown   [Map]Trenton   [Map]
Forestville   [Map]Monte Rio   [Map]Villa Grande   [Map]
Fulton   [Map]Montgomery Village   [Map]Windsor   [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 start with 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 - 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 Long Ranch Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Sonoma County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colusa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lake County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mendocino County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Napa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Solano County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yolo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1989445   (Name of Record: Long Ranch Family Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Sonoma
Lat: 38.6724095     Lon: -122.881662   [Map]
Elev: 89         Map Name: Geyserville

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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: 38.6724, Longitude: -122.8817     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Long Ranch Family Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Long Ranch Family 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . 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.

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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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