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The location of Santa Barbara Cemetery









A visit to the Santa Barbara Cemetery ...

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 Santa Barbara Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Santa Barbara Cemetery (FAG ID #8352)

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 Santa Barbara Cemetery ...

The Santa Barbara Cemetery is located in Santa Barbara County. The county seat for Santa Barbara County is located in Santa Barbara.

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

Lat:   34.4191°   (34° 25' 8")

Lon:   -119.6554°   (-119° 39' 19")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Santa Barbara Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Santa Barbara County.

Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Carpinteria Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Goleta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
La Patera Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Santa Barbara Cemetery.

Cachuma Village   [Map]     Montecito   [Map]    
Capitan   [Map]     Naples   [Map]    
Carpinteria   [Map]     Oak View   [Map]    
Franciscan Village   [Map]     Old Town   [Map]    
Goleta   [Map]     Ortega   [Map]    
Isla Vista   [Map]     Santa Barbara   [Map]    
Meiners Oaks   [Map]     Summerland   [Map]    
Mira Monte   [Map]     Toro Canyon   [Map]    
Mission Canyon   [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 Santa Barbara Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Santa Barbara County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Santa Barbara Cemetery.

Carpinteria   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Goleta   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Isla Vista   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Ojai   [Map]
 - Located in Ventura County
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the East (E) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Santa Barbara   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Santa Ynez   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Summerland   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Santa Barbara Cemetery
 
Ventura   [Map]
 - Located in Ventura County
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Santa Barbara 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 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 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 Santa Barbara Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to California:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Santa Barbara County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Kern County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ventura County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for California:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of California,
Cemeteries of Santa Barbara County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for California
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for California
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Santa Barbara Cemetery (FAG ID #8352)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of California,
Cemeteries of Santa Barbara 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 Santa Barbara Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #249036   (Name of Record: Santa Barbara Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Santa Barbara
Lat: 34.4188855     Lon: -119.6554097   [Map]
Elev: 19         Map Name: Santa Barbara

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #8352

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within California

About Santa Barbara County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Santa Barbara County: www.countyofsb.org/

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

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 'point-to-point' 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 Santa Barbara Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4191, Longitude: -119.6554     [Map].

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