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The location of St. Michaels Cemetery









A visit to the St. Michaels Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Michaels Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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. Michaels Cemetery ...

The St. Michaels Cemetery is located in Alameda County. The county seat for Alameda County is located in Oakland.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the St. Michaels Cemetery

Lat:   37.6783°   (37° 40' 41")

Lon:   -121.7516°   (-121° 45' 5")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Michaels Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Michaels Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Alameda County.

Chapel of the Chimes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Chapel of the Chimes Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Dublin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Fremont Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Mission San Jose Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Oak Knoll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Ohlones Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Pleasanton Memorial Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Roselawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Michaels Cemetery.

Albrae   [Map]     Hayward   [Map]    
Altamont   [Map]     Komandorski Village   [Map]    
Alvarado   [Map]     Livermore   [Map]    
Blackhawk-Camino Tassajara   [Map]     Marsh Creek Springs   [Map]    
Blackhawk   [Map]     Milpitas   [Map]    
Brentwood   [Map]     Newark   [Map]    
Byron   [Map]     Pleasanton   [Map]    
Carnegie   [Map]     Rock City   [Map]    
Castro Valley   [Map]     San Ramon Village   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     San Ramon   [Map]    
Diablo   [Map]     Sunol   [Map]    
Discovery Bay   [Map]     Tesla   [Map]    
Dublin   [Map]     Tracy   [Map]    
Fairview   [Map]     Union City   [Map]    
Fremont   [Map]     Wainwright Village   [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. Michaels Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Alameda County.

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

Byron   [Map]
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Castro Valley   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Danville   [Map]
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Dublin   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Fremont   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Hayward   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Livermore   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Newark   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Pleasanton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
San Ramon   [Map]
 - Located in Contra Costa County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Sunol   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Michaels Cemetery
 
Tracy   [Map]
 - Located in San Joaquin County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Michaels Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 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. Michaels Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Alameda County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Contra Costa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Merced County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Napa County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sacramento County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Francisco County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Joaquin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Mateo County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Santa Clara County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Santa Cruz County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Solano County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stanislaus County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #232232   (Name of Record: Saint Michaels Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Alameda
Lat: 37.6782634     Lon: -121.7516195   [Map]
Elev: 162         Map Name: Livermore

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of California

About Alameda County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alameda County: www.acgov.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Michaels Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6783, Longitude: -121.7516     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Michaels Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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