(Santa Barbara County, California)
The location of Solvang Cemetery
The Location of the Solvang Cemetery...
The Solvang 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 Solvang Cemetery
Lat: 34.6019° (34° 36' 6")
Lon: -120.1446° (-120° 8' 40")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Solvang 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 Solvang Cemetery. The following communities are located in Santa Barbara County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Solvang Cemetery.
|Goleta [Map] |
| - || Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Isla Vista [Map] |
| - || Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Lompoc [Map] |
| - || Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Los Alamos [Map] |
| - || Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Santa Barbara [Map] |
| - || Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Santa Maria [Map] |
| - || Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Santa Ynez [Map] |
| - || Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Solvang Cemetery |
|Solvang [Map] |
| - || Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Solvang Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Solvang Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
All of the following cemeteries are located in Santa Barbara County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Solvang 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 like to start with 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 Solvang Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to California:
These pages are specific to Santa Barbara 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 Solvang 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 Solvang Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #1871810 (Name of Record: Solvang Cemetery)
County: Santa Barbara
Lat: 34.601931 Lon: -120.1445928 [Map]
Elev: 158 Map Name: Solvang
|<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: 34.6019, Longitude: -120.1446 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Solvang Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Solvang 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' distance starting in . 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.|
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