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The location of St. Helena Public Cemetery









A visit to the St. Helena Public Cemetery ...

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the St. Helena Public Cemetery ...

The St. Helena Public Cemetery 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 St. Helena Public Cemetery

Lat:   38.4932°   (38° 29' 35")

Lon:   -122.4748°   (-122° 28' 29")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> of the St. Helena Public Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bennett Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Biter Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<2>
 
Brothers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Calistoga Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Eldridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
George C. Yount Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Morris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Pythian Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Redwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Thompson Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 - Location is estimated

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Helena Public Cemetery.

Angwin   [Map]     Oakville   [Map]    
Bellevue   [Map]     Pope Valley   [Map]    
Boyes Hot Springs   [Map]     Roseland   [Map]    
Calistoga   [Map]     Rutherford   [Map]    
Deer Park   [Map]     Saint Helena   [Map]    
El Verano   [Map]     Santa Rosa   [Map]    
Eldridge   [Map]     Sonoma   [Map]    
Fetters Hot Springs-Agua Caliente   [Map]     South Santa Rosa   [Map]    
Fulton   [Map]     Spanish Flat   [Map]    
Glen Ellen   [Map]     Temelec   [Map]    
Kenwood   [Map]     Vineburg   [Map]    
Mark West Springs   [Map]     Woodleaf   [Map]    
Montgomery Village   [Map]     Yountville   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the St. Helena Public Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Napa County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the St. Helena Public Cemetery.

Calistoga   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
El Verano   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Kenwood   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Pope Valley   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Saint Helena   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Santa Rosa   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Sonoma   [Map]
 - Located in Sonoma County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery
 
Yountville   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Helena Public Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer 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 St. Helena Public Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Napa County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Alameda County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Colusa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Contra Costa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lake County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mendocino County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Francisco County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Solano County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sonoma County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Yolo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1800381   (Name of Record: Saint Helena Public Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Napa
Lat: 38.4929647     Lon: -122.4744245   [Map]
Elev: 86         Map Name: Rutherford

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in California

About Napa County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Napa County: www.co.napa.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. 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 St. Helena Public Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4932, Longitude: -122.4748     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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