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A visit to the Missoula 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 Missoula Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Missoula Cemetery (FAG ID #20999)

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 Missoula Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Missoula Cemetery

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

The county seat for Missoula County is located in Missoula. Missoula lies just to the south southeast of the Missoula Cemetery .

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

Lat:   46.8928°   (46° 53' 34")

Lon:   -114.0205°   (-114° 1' 13")

Establishment of the Missoula Cemetery ...

The Missoula Cemetery was established in 1884.

Name Variations for Missoula Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Missoula Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Missoula City Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Missoula Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 15 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Missoula Cemetery.

  • Arlee [Lake County]
  • Bonner [Missoula County]
  • Clinton [Missoula County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Missoula County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Missoula Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<4>
  • East Missoula [Missoula County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Missoula
    • East Missoula [Missoula County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Missoula Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Missoula
  • Continue List   (11 more) ...
    • Evaro [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evaro
      • Evaro [Missoula County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evaro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evaro
    • Florence [Ravalli County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
      • Florence [Ravalli County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florence have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<4>
    • Frenchtown [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchtown
      • Frenchtown [Missoula County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 less than 2 miles<3> to the south of Missoula 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Missoula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Missoula<4>
    • Orchard Homes [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchard Homes
      • Orchard Homes [Missoula County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchard Homes have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Missoula Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piltzville
    • Travois Village [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Travois Village
      • Travois Village [Missoula County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the south of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Travois Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 northwest of Missoula Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wye have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 Missoula 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 Missoula Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 4 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Missoula Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Missoula County.

  • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Post Cemetery
  • St. Mary Cemetery [Missoula County]
  • 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.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Mary Cemetery
  • Sunset Memorial Gardens [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 Missoula Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #787505  (Missoula Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #787505 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: Northwest Missoula
    • County: Missoula         Elev: 970
    • Location given for GNIS #787505 (Missoula Cemetery)
    • Lat: 46.8929792           Lon: -114.0209435
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #20999

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for 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 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>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' 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 Missoula Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8928, Longitude: -114.0205    
<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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