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A visit to the Quartz 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 Quartz Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Quartz Cemetery (FAG ID #2199683)

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 Quartz Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Quartz Cemetery

The Quartz Cemetery is located in Mineral County<2>.

The county seat for Mineral County is located in Superior. Superior lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north northwest of the Quartz Cemetery .

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

Lat:   47.0536°   (47° 3' 12")

Lon:   -114.7771°   (-114° 46' 37")

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 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 Quartz Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Quartz Cemetery.

  • Agency [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agency
    • Agency [Sanders County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Quartz Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Agency have been provided by the GNIS.<4> 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Quartz Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 464 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alberton<5>
  • The Cedars [Clearwater County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Cedars
    • The Cedars [Clearwater County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Quartz Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Cedars
  • Crescent City [Mineral County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crescent City
    • Crescent City [Mineral County] was located 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the northwest of Quartz Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crescent City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Dixon [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixon
      • Dixon [Sanders County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dixon<5>
    • Frenchtown [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frenchtown
      • Frenchtown [Missoula County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the east of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frenchtown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frenchtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frenchtown<5>
    • Huson [Missoula County]
    • Island City [Sanders County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Island City
      • Island City [Sanders County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Island City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Moose City [Clearwater County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moose City
      • Moose City [Clearwater County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moose City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moose City
    • Old Agency [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Agency
      • Old Agency [Sanders County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Agency have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Agency
    • Old Town [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Town
      • Old Town [Missoula County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Town
    • Paradise [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paradise
      • Paradise [Sanders County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paradise have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paradise<5>
    • Plains [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plains
      • Plains [Sanders County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,139 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plains<5>
    • Riverbend [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverbend
      • Riverbend [Mineral County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverbend have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverbend
    • Saint Regis [Mineral County]
    • Stark [Missoula County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stark
      • Stark [Missoula County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Quartz Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stark have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stark
    • Superior [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Superior
      • Superior [Mineral County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Quartz Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Superior
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Superior<5>

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 Quartz Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Mineral County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Quartz Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Fish Creek Cemetery [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fish Creek Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fish Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Creek Cemetery
  • Gingery Cemetery [Sanders County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gingery Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gingery Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gingery Cemetery lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gingery Cemetery
  • Heller Grave [Shoshone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Heller Grave
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Heller Grave have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Heller Grave lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the west of Quartz Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heller Grave
  • Tarkio Cemetery [Mineral County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tarkio Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Tarkio Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Tarkio Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Fold of Messiah Cemetery
    • Tarkio Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tarkio Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2278496<1>
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • Paradise Cemetery [Sanders County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Paradise Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Paradise Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Paradise Cemetery lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the north of Quartz Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paradise Cemetery
    • St. Regis Cemetery [Mineral County]
    • Superior Cemetery [Mineral County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Superior Cemetery
      • The Superior Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located less than 2 miles<3> to the southeast of Superior.To be more accurate, Superior Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest of Quartz Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Superior Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2157443<1>

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 Quartz Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1781761  (Quartz Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #1781761
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Lozeau
    • County: Mineral         Elev: 941
    • Location of GNIS #1781761 (Quartz Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.0538115           Lon: -114.7770712
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #1781761
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #2199683

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About Mineral County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Mineral County: www.co.mineral.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 Mineral, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Quartz Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.0536, Longitude: -114.7771    
<4>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.
<5>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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