Rose Hill Cemetery
(Contra Costa County, California)
The location of Rose Hill Cemetery
The Location of the Rose Hill Cemetery...
The Rose Hill Cemetery is located in Contra Costa County. The county seat for Contra Costa County is located in Martinez.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Rose Hill Cemetery
Lat: 37.9577° (37° 57' 27")
Lon: -121.8711° (-121° 52' 15")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Rose Hill 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 Rose Hill Cemetery. The following communities are located in Contra Costa County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Rose Hill Cemetery.
|Alamo [Map] |
| - || Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Antioch [Map] |
| - || Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Concord [Map] |
| - || Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Danville [Map] |
| - || Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Oakley [Map] |
| - || Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Pittsburg [Map] |
| - || Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Port Chicago - Historic [Map] |
| - || Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
|Walnut Creek [Map] |
| - || Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Rose Hill Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rose Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in Contra Costa 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 Rose Hill Cemetery.
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 it should be mentioned 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 Rose Hill Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to California:
These pages are specific to Contra Costa County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for California:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Rose Hill 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 Rose Hill Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1701817 (Name of Record: Rose Hill Cemetery)
County: Contra Costa
Lat: 37.9577004 Lon: -121.8710685 [Map]
Elev: 312 Map Name: Antioch South
|<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: 37.9577, Longitude: -121.8711 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Rose Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Rose Hill 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' (or point-to-point) distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.|
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