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The location of Napa Valley Memorial Gardens

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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 Napa Valley Memorial Gardens...

Napa Valley Memorial Gardens is located in Napa County. The county seat for Napa County is located in Napa.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens

Lat:   38.2602°   (38° 15' 36")

Lon:   -122.2727°   (-122° 16' 21")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Napa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens.

Benicia   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Crockett   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 
El Verano   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Sonoma County
 
Fairfield   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Napa   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 
Sonoma   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Sonoma County
 
Suisun City   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Vallejo   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Yountville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 15 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Napa County.

Brothers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Carquinez Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Dry Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 
George C. Yount Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 
Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Sonoma County
 
Old Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Location is estimated
 
Redwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Location is estimated
 
Rockville Public Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
St. Francis Solano Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Sonoma County
 
St. Vincent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 
Sunrise Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8391<3>
 
Tulocay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8411
 
Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Sonoma County
 
Water Front Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Napa Valley Memorial Gardens
 - Located in Solano County

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 Napa Valley Memorial Gardens.

American Canyon   [Map]Fetters Hot Springs-Agua Caliente   [Map]Port Costa   [Map]
Benicia   [Map]Glen Ellen   [Map]Rodeo   [Map]
Black Point-Green Point   [Map]Guadalcanal Village   [Map]Rutherford   [Map]
Boyes Hot Springs   [Map]Mankas Corner   [Map]Sonoma   [Map]
Crockett   [Map]Mare Island   [Map]Suisun City   [Map]
El Verano   [Map]Middleton   [Map]Temelec   [Map]
Eldridge   [Map]Napa   [Map]Vallejo   [Map]
Fairfield   [Map]Oakville   [Map]Vineburg   [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 turn to 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 Napa Valley Memorial Gardens:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Napa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alameda County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Colusa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Contra Costa 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    
Sacramento County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Francisco County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Mateo 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    
Yolo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

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 Napa Valley Memorial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1800303   (Name of Record: Napa Valley Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Napa
Lat: 38.2596378     Lon: -122.2741395   [Map]
Elev: 6         Map Name: Napa

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The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things 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 Napa Valley Memorial Gardens. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2602, Longitude: -122.2727     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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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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