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A visit to the Frenchtown Cemetery ...

The location of the Frenchtown 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 Frenchtown Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Frenchtown Cemetery

The Frenchtown Cemetery is located in Missoula County<2>.

The county seat for Missoula County is located in Missoula. Missoula lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of the Frenchtown Cemetery .

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

Lat:   47.0155°   (47° 0' 55")

Lon:   -114.2157°   (-114° 12' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Frenchtown 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 websites either 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 Frenchtown Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Frenchtown Cemetery.

  • Agency [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agency
    • Agency [Sanders County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Frenchtown Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agency have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agency
  • Alberton [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberton
    • Alberton [Mineral County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Frenchtown Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alberton<4>
  • Arlee [Lake County]
  • Bonner [Missoula County]
  • Continue List   (16 more) ...
    • Dixon [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixon
      • Dixon [Sanders County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dixon<4>
    • East Missoula [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Missoula
      • East Missoula [Missoula County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Missoula
    • Evaro [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evaro
      • Evaro [Missoula County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evaro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evaro
    • Frenchtown [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchtown
      • Frenchtown [Missoula County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchtown<4>
    • Huson [Missoula County]
    • Lolo [Missoula County]
    • Milltown [Missoula County]
    • Missoula [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Missoula
      • Missoula [Missoula County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 76,848 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Missoula have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Missoula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Missoula<4>
    • Old Agency [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Agency
      • Old Agency [Sanders County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Agency have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Agency
    • Orchard Homes [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchard Homes
      • Orchard Homes [Missoula County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchard Homes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchard Homes
    • Piltzville [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piltzville
      • Piltzville [Missoula County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piltzville
    • Ravalli [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravalli
      • Ravalli [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravalli have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravalli
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravalli<4>
    • Saint Ignatius [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Ignatius
      • Saint Ignatius [Lake County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 842 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Ignatius have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Ignatius
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Ignatius<4>
    • Stark [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stark
      • Stark [Missoula County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stark have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stark
    • Travois Village [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Travois Village
      • Travois Village [Missoula County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Travois Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Travois Village
    • Wye [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wye
      • Wye [Missoula County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wye have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wye
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wye<4>

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 Frenchtown Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Missoula County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Frenchtown Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Missoula County.

  • Jocko Valley Cemetery [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jocko Valley Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jocko Valley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jocko Valley Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Frenchtown Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jocko Valley Cemetery
  • Missoula Cemetery [Missoula County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Missoula Cemetery
    • Missoula Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery.
    • Missoula Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Missoula City Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Missoula Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #20999<5>
  • Post Cemetery [Missoula County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Post Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Post Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Post Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Post Cemetery
  • St. Mary Cemetery [Missoula County]
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • St. Mary Cemetery [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Mary Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Mary Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Mary Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Mary Cemetery
    • Sunset Memorial Gardens [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Memorial Gardens
      • Sunset Memorial Gardens lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Frenchtown Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Memorial Gardens
    • Woodman Pioneer Cemetery [Missoula County]

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 Frenchtown Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #783747  (Frenchtown Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #783747
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Frenchtown
    • County: Missoula         Elev: 941
    • Location of GNIS #783747 (Frenchtown Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.0154778           Lon: -114.2156722
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #783747

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Montana

About Missoula County

About Montana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Missoula County: www.co.missoula.mt.us/

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 Missoula, 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 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 Frenchtown Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0155, Longitude: -114.2157       In this case, the coordinates for the Frenchtown 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.
<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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