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A visit to the San Gabriel Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, 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.

The Location of the San Gabriel Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the San Gabriel Cemetery

The San Gabriel Cemetery is located in Los Angeles County<1>.

The county seat for Los Angeles County is located in Los Angeles. Los Angeles lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west southwest of the San Gabriel Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the San Gabriel Cemetery

Lat:   34.1129°   (34° 6' 46")

Lon:   -118.1089°   (-118° 6' 32")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the San Gabriel Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the San Gabriel Cemetery.

  • Alhambra [Los Angeles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alhambra
    • Alhambra [Los Angeles County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 83,261 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alhambra
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alhambra<3>
  • Altadena [Los Angeles County]
  • Arcadia [Los Angeles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcadia
    • Arcadia [Los Angeles County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,323 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arcadia<3>
  • Eagle Rock [Los Angeles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Rock
    • Eagle Rock [Los Angeles County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of San Gabriel Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Rock
  • Continue List   (21 more) ...
    • East Pasadena [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Pasadena
      • East Pasadena [Los Angeles County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Pasadena have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Pasadena
    • East San Gabriel [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East San Gabriel
      • East San Gabriel [Los Angeles County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East San Gabriel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East San Gabriel
    • El Monte [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for El Monte
      • El Monte [Los Angeles County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 112,344 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on El Monte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for El Monte<3>
    • Garvanza [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garvanza
      • Garvanza [Los Angeles County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garvanza
    • Highland Park [Los Angeles County]
    • Lamanda Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamanda Park
      • Lamanda Park [Los Angeles County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lamanda Park have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamanda Park
    • Mayflower Village [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayflower Village
      • Mayflower Village [Los Angeles County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the east of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayflower Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayflower Village
    • Monrovia [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monrovia
      • Monrovia [Los Angeles County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monrovia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monrovia<3>
    • Montebello [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montebello
      • Montebello [Los Angeles County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 61,531 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montebello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montebello<3>
    • Monterey Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monterey Park
      • Monterey Park [Los Angeles County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,344 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monterey Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monterey Park<3>
    • North El Monte [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North El Monte
      • North El Monte [Los Angeles County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the east of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North El Monte have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North El Monte
    • Pasadena [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasadena
      • Pasadena [Los Angeles County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 141,045 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasadena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasadena<3>
    • Rosemead [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosemead
      • Rosemead [Los Angeles County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,088 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosemead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosemead<3>
    • San Gabriel [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Gabriel
      • San Gabriel [Los Angeles County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 39,470 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Gabriel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Gabriel<3>
    • San Marino [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for San Marino
      • San Marino [Los Angeles County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the north of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,786 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on San Marino
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Marino<3>
    • Sierra Madre [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sierra Madre
      • Sierra Madre [Los Angeles County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sierra Madre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sierra Madre<3>
    • Sierra Vista [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sierra Vista
      • Sierra Vista [Los Angeles County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sierra Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sierra Vista
    • South El Monte [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South El Monte
      • South El Monte [Los Angeles County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,126 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South El Monte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South El Monte<3>
    • South Pasadena [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Pasadena
      • South Pasadena [Los Angeles County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the west of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,995 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Pasadena
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Pasadena<3>
    • South San Gabriel [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South San Gabriel
      • South San Gabriel [Los Angeles County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South San Gabriel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South San Gabriel
    • Temple City [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Temple City
      • Temple City [Los Angeles County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the east of San Gabriel Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,225 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple City<3>

For the full list of neighboring communities with details, please visit our extended 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 San Gabriel Cemetery. The following communities are located in Los Angeles County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The San Gabriel Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the San Gabriel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Los Angeles County.

  • Beth Israel Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Beth Israel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Beth Israel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Beth Israel Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beth Israel Cemetery
  • Calvary Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
  • Chinese Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chinese Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Chinese Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Chinese Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chinese Cemetery
  • Evergreen Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
  • Continue List   (19 more) ...
    • Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
      • Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the west of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park has also been known as:
      • Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery - Glendale
      • Forest Lawn Memorial Park - Glendale
      • Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glendale Forest Lawn Memorial Park
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7974<5>
    • Grand View Memorial Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Grand View Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Grand View Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Grand View Memorial Park lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand View Memorial Park
    • Home of Peace Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Home of Peace Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Home of Peace Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Home of Peace Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Home of Peace Cemetery
    • IOOF Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the IOOF Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the IOOF Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • IOOF Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on IOOF Cemetery
    • Live Oak Memorial Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Live Oak Memorial Park
      • Live Oak Memorial Park lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the east of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Live Oak Memorial Park has also been known as:
      • Liveoak Cemetery
      • Monrovia Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Live Oak Memorial Park
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #274268<5>
    • Mausoleum of the Golden West [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mausoleum of the Golden West
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mausoleum of the Golden West have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mausoleum of the Golden West lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mausoleum of the Golden West
    • Memorial Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Memorial Park lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memorial Park
    • Mt. Carmel Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Mt. Carmel Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Mt. Olive Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Olive Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Olive Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Olive Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Olive Cemetery
    • Mt. Zion Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Zion Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Zion Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Zion Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Zion Cemetery
    • Mountain View Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
    • Mountain View Mausoleum [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mountain View Mausoleum
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mountain View Mausoleum have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View Mausoleum
    • Park Lawn Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Park Lawn Cemetery
      • Park Lawn Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Park Lawn Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Park Lawn Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Park Lawn Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8254<5>
    • Resurrection Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Resurrection Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Resurrection Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Resurrection Cemetery
    • Rose Hills Memorial Park [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rose Hills Memorial Park
      • Rose Hills Memorial Park lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Rose Hills Memorial Park has also been known as:
      • Whittier Heights Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rose Hills Memorial Park
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8308<5>
    • Russian Molokan Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Russian Molokan Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Russian Molokan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Russian Molokan Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russian Molokan Cemetery
    • Savannah Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Savannah Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Savannah Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Savannah Cemetery
    • Serbian Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Serbian Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Serbian Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Serbian Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southwest of San Gabriel Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Serbian Cemetery
    • Sierra Madre Cemetery [Los Angeles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sierra Madre Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sierra Madre Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sierra Madre Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the San Gabriel Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1732559  (San Gabriel Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1732559 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: El Monte
    • County: Los Angeles         Elev: 158
    • Location given for GNIS #1732559 (San Gabriel Cemetery)
    • Lat: 34.1138973           Lon: -118.1081251
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Los Angeles, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 San Gabriel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1129, Longitude: -118.1089    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>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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