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(Merced County, California)


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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 North Hilmar Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The North Hilmar Cemetery (FAG ID #8204)

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 North Hilmar Cemetery...

The North Hilmar Cemetery is located in Merced County. The county seat for Merced County is located in Merced.

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

Lat:   37.4149°   (37° 24' 53")

Lon:   -120.8856°   (-120° 53' 8")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the North Hilmar Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Merced County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the North Hilmar Cemetery.

Atwater   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Ceres   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Delhi   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Denair   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Empire   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Gustine   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Hilmar   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Newman   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Patterson   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Stevinson   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Turlock   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
Winton   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the North Hilmar Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the North Hilmar Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Denair Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
San Joachim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 
South Hilmar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Stevinson Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 
Turlock Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the North Hilmar Cemetery
 - Located in Stanislaus County
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #182610

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 North Hilmar Cemetery.

Arundel   [Map]Delhi   [Map]Livingston   [Map]
Atwater   [Map]Denair   [Map]Newman   [Map]
Ballico   [Map]Empire   [Map]Patterson   [Map]
Bret Harte   [Map]Gustine   [Map]Riverdale Park   [Map]
Bystrom   [Map]Hickman   [Map]Shackelford   [Map]
Ceres   [Map]Hilmar   [Map]Stevinson   [Map]
Cressey   [Map]Hughson   [Map]Turlock   [Map]
Crows Landing   [Map]Keyes   [Map]West Modesto   [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 North Hilmar Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Merced County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alameda County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calaveras County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Madera County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mariposa County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Benito County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Joaquin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Santa Clara County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stanislaus County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tuolumne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of California,     of Merced County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for California
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for California
Find-A-Grave:     The North Hilmar Cemetery (FAG ID #8204)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of California,     of Merced 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 North Hilmar Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #229734   (Name of Record: North Hilmar Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Merced
Lat: 37.4146586     Lon: -120.88576   [Map]
Elev: 26         Map Name: Hatch

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #8204

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The official website for Merced County: www.co.merced.ca.us/

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



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 begins 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 North Hilmar Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.4149, Longitude: -120.8856     [Map].

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