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A visit to the Birdrattler Cemetery ...

The location of the Birdrattler 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. 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 Birdrattler Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Birdrattler Cemetery

The Birdrattler Cemetery is located in Glacier County<2>.

The county seat for Glacier County is located in Cut Bank. Cut Bank lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> to the east of the Birdrattler Cemetery .

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

Lat:   48.6239°   (48° 37' 26")

Lon:   -113.0015°   (-113° 0' 5")

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

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 professional and volunteer 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 Birdrattler Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 12 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km]<3> of the Birdrattler Cemetery.

  • Babb [Glacier County]
  • Browning [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browning
    • Browning [Glacier County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the south of Birdrattler Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,001 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browning
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Browning<4>
  • Del Bonita
  • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Glacier Park Village
    • East Glacier Park Village [Glacier County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Birdrattler Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Glacier Park Village
  • Continue List   (8 more) ...
    • East Glacier Park [Glacier County]
    • Heart Butte [Pondera County]
    • Kiowa [Glacier County]
    • North Browning [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Browning
      • North Browning [Glacier County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Birdrattler Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Browning have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Browning
    • Rising Sun [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rising Sun
      • Rising Sun [Glacier County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the west of Birdrattler Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rising Sun
    • Saint Mary [Glacier County]
    • South Browning [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Browning
      • South Browning [Glacier County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Birdrattler Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Browning
    • Starr School [Glacier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starr School
      • Starr School [Glacier County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Birdrattler Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starr School have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starr School

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 Birdrattler Cemetery. The following communities are located in Glacier County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Birdrattler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Glacier County.

  • Afterbuffalo Cemetery [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Afterbuffalo Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Afterbuffalo Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Afterbuffalo Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Birdrattler Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Afterbuffalo Cemetery
  • Earring Cemetery [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Earring Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Earring Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Earring Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Birdrattler Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earring Cemetery
  • Nightshoot Cemetery [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nightshoot Cemetery
    • Nightshoot Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Sharp Cemetery
    • Sharp - Nightshoot Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nightshoot Cemetery
  • Schildt Cemetery [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Schildt Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Schildt Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Schildt Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Birdrattler Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schildt Cemetery
  • Willow Creek Cemetery [Glacier County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Willow Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Willow Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willow Creek 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 Birdrattler Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #768890  (Birdrattler Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #768890 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: Browning
    • County: Glacier         Elev: 1338
    • Location given for GNIS #768890 (Birdrattler Cemetery)
    • Lat: 48.6238639           Lon: -113.0014744
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Glacier County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Glacier, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Birdrattler Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.6239, Longitude: -113.0015       In this case, the coordinates for the Birdrattler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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