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A visit to the Rimrock Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Rimrock Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Rimrock Cemetery (FAG ID #80621)

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 Rimrock Cemetery ...

The Rimrock Cemetery is located 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Hayden.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Rimrock Cemetery

The cemetery is located in Kootenai County<3>.

The county seat for Kootenai County is located in Coeur d'Alene. Coeur d'Alene lies just to the south of the Rimrock Cemetery .

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

Lat:   47.8247°   (47° 49' 28")

Lon:   -116.7644°   (-116° 45' 51")

Establishment of the Rimrock Cemetery ...

The Rimrock Cemetery was established in 1900.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These 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 Rimrock Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Rimrock Cemetery.

  • Athol [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athol
    • Athol [Kootenai County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Rimrock Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 809 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athol
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athol<4>
  • Bayview [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayview
    • Bayview [Kootenai County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Rimrock Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayview have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayview<4>
  • Belmont [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
    • Belmont [Kootenai County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the northeast of Rimrock Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont
  • Coeur d'Alene Junction [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coeur d'Alene Junction
    • Coeur d'Alene Junction [Kootenai County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Rimrock Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coeur d'Alene Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coeur d'Alene Junction
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Coeur d'Alene [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coeur d'Alene
      • Coeur d'Alene [Kootenai County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,354 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coeur d'Alene
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coeur d'Alene<4>
    • Dalton Gardens [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton Gardens
      • Dalton Gardens [Kootenai County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dalton Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton Gardens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dalton Gardens<4>
    • Echo Beach [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Echo Beach
      • Echo Beach [Kootenai County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Echo Beach
    • Fernan Lake Village [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fernan Lake Village
      • Fernan Lake Village [Kootenai County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 174 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fernan Lake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fernan Lake Village
    • Garwood [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garwood
      • Garwood [Kootenai County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the northwest of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garwood
    • Hauser [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hauser
      • Hauser [Kootenai County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 726 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hauser have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hauser
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hauser<4>
    • Hayden Lake [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden Lake
      • Hayden Lake [Kootenai County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 629 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hayden Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden Lake<4>
    • Hayden [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hayden
      • Hayden [Kootenai County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,713 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hayden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hayden<4>
    • Huetter [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huetter
      • Huetter [Kootenai County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southwest of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 114 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huetter have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huetter
    • Post Falls [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Post Falls
      • Post Falls [Kootenai County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Post Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Post Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Post Falls<4>
    • Rathdrum [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rathdrum
      • Rathdrum [Kootenai County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the west of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,419 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rathdrum have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rathdrum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rathdrum<4>
    • Spirit Lake [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spirit Lake
      • Spirit Lake [Kootenai County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spirit Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spirit Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spirit Lake<4>
    • Sturgeon [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgeon
      • Sturgeon [Kootenai County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Rimrock Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sturgeon

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 Rimrock Cemetery. The following communities are located in Kootenai County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Rimrock Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Kootenai County.

  • Bestland Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bestland Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bestland Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Bestland Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bestland Cemetery
  • Evergreen Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
    • Evergreen Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Rimrock Cemetery.
    • Evergreen Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Post Falls Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Cemetery
  • Forest Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Forest Cemetery
    • The Forest Cemetery is a very large cemetery that is located in Coeur d'Alene.More precisely, Forest Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery.
    • Forest Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Ft. Sherman Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #80471<1>
  • Greenwood Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenwood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenwood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Greenwood Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the northwest of Rimrock Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwood Cemetery
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Mountain View Cemetery [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mountain View Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mountain View Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mountain View Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north of Rimrock Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain View Cemetery
    • Pine Grove Cemetery [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pine Grove Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pine Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove Cemetery
    • Restlawn Memorial Park [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Restlawn Memorial Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Restlawn Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Restlawn Memorial Park lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Restlawn Memorial Park
    • Riverview Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • St. Thomas Cemetery [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Thomas Cemetery
      • St. Thomas Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the south of Rimrock Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Thomas 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 Rimrock Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #389389  (Rimrock Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #389389 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: Hayden
    • County: Kootenai         Elev: 752
    • Location given for GNIS #389389 (Rimrock Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.8246274           Lon: -116.7643601
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #80621

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Idaho

About Kootenai County

About Idaho

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Kootenai County: www.co.kootenai.id.us/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

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.
<2>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 Rimrock Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8247, Longitude: -116.7644    
<3>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Kootenai, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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