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Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Gardnerville Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave <1> website: The Gardnerville Cemetery (FG ID #83933)

Note: 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 Gardnerville Cemetery ...

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

Lat:   38.9464°   (38° 56' 47")

Lon:   -119.7600°   (-119° 45' 36")

The cemetery is located in Douglas County<2>.

As an estimate, the Gardnerville Cemetery is located in Gardnerville.

The county seat for Douglas County is located in Minden. Minden lies just to the north northwest of the Gardnerville Cemetery .

Name Variations for Gardnerville 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.

Gardnerville Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Garden 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 begin with 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 Gardnerville Cemetery:

  • Pages specific to Nevada:
  • Pages specific to Douglas County:
  • Genealogy information for nearby counties:
  • Cemetery Information and Directories:
  • About the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ...
    • Although we don't have a link to the Gardnerville Cemetery itself, you might be curious about the African Methodist Episcopal Church. See their website at:
    • The African Methodist Episcopal Church
  • List of neighboring communities ...

    The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Gardnerville Cemetery.

    We've listed the following communities based on their distance from Gardnerville Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Gardnerville
      (Less than 2 miles to the east)
    • Minden
      (Less than 2 miles to the northwest)
    • Centerville
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the south)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville is located in Douglas County
    • Buckeye ‑ Historic
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buckeye have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buckeye
      • Buckeye is located in Douglas County
    • Mottsville ‑ Historic
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mottsville
      • Mottsville is located in Douglas County
    • Sheridan ‑ Historic
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheridan
      • Sheridan is located in Douglas County
    • Gardnerville Ranchos
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the south)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gardnerville Ranchos have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gardnerville Ranchos
      • Gardnerville Ranchos is located in Douglas County
    • Walleys Hot Springs
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walleys Hot Springs
      • Walleys Hot Springs is located in Douglas County
    • Johnson Lane
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson Lane
      • Johnson Lane is located in Douglas County
    • Genoa
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Kingsbury Village
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsbury Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsbury Village
      • Kingsbury Village is located in Douglas County
    • Summit Village
      (7 miles [11.3 km] to the west)
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summit Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summit Village
      • Summit Village is located in Douglas County
    • Continue List   (13 more) ...
      • Kingsbury
        (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsbury
        • Kingsbury is located in Douglas County
      • Mesa Vista
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa Vista
        • Mesa Vista is located in Alpine County (CA)
      • Paynesville
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paynesville
        • Paynesville is located in Alpine County (CA)
      • Indian Hills
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Hills
        • Indian Hills is located in Douglas County
      • Tahoe Village
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tahoe Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tahoe Village
        • Tahoe Village is located in Douglas County
      • Stateline
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
      • Edgewood
        (9 miles [14.5 km] to the west)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgewood have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
        • Edgewood is located in Douglas County
      • Zephyr Cove
        (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
      • Lincoln Park
        (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln Park
        • Lincoln Park is located in Douglas County
      • Skyland
        (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skyland
        • Skyland is located in Douglas County
      • South Lake Tahoe
        (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
      • Al Tahoe
        (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Al Tahoe
        • Al Tahoe is located in El Dorado County (CA)
      • Alpine Village
        (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
        • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alpine Village have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpine Village
        • Alpine Village is located in Alpine County (CA)

    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 Gardnerville Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Douglas County.

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

    We've listed the following communities alphabetically.

    List of nearby cemeteries ...

    Based on our list of cemeteries, we know of 21 that are within 16 miles [25.7 km] of the Gardnerville Cemetery.<6>

    We've listed the following cemeteries based on their distance from Gardnerville Cemetery, with the nearest first.

    • Eastside Memorial Park
      (2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Captain George Cemetery
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
      • The Captain George Cemetery is located in Douglas County
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Captain George Cemetery is located less than 2 miles<3> to the south of Mottsville.
      • The Captain George Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Captain George Donner Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Captain George Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #83913 <1>
    • Mottsville Cemetery
      (4 miles [6.4 km] to the west)
    • Washoe Cemetery
      (5 miles [8 km] to the south)
    • Clara Holbrook Frank Family
      (5 miles [8 km] to the southeast)
    • Genoa Cemetery
      (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
      • The Genoa Cemetery is located in Douglas County
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Genoa Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the north of Genoa.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Genoa Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #83934 <1>
    • Fredericksburg Cemetery
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Happy Hunting Grounds Cemetery
      (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Happy Hunting Grounds Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
      • The Happy Hunting Grounds Cemetery is located in Douglas County
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Happy Hunting Grounds Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2249920 <1>
    • Jacks Valley Cemetery
      (10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest)
    • Stewart Cemetery
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
      • The Stewart Cemetery is located in Carson City
      • To give a relative sense of its location, the Stewart Cemetery is located 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Carson City.
      • The Stewart Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Ormsby Poor Farm Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Stewart Cemetery
      • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2180464 <1>
    • Happy Homestead Cemetery
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Johnson - Springmeyer Cemetery
      (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
    • Continue List   (9 more) ...
      • Old Stewart Indian Cemetery
        (11 miles [17.7 km] to the north)
        • The Old Stewart Indian Cemetery is located in Carson City
        • To give a relative sense of its location, the Old Stewart Indian Cemetery is located 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Carson City.
        • The Old Stewart Indian Cemetery has also been known as:
        • Dat So La Lee Cemetery
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Stewart Indian Cemetery
        • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2246782 <1>
      • Al Tahoe Cemetery
        (12 miles [19.3 km] to the west)
      • Old Woodfords Cemetery
        (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
        • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Old Woodfords Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
        • The Old Woodfords Cemetery is located in Alpine County (CA)
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Woodfords Cemetery
        • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2160446 <1>
      • Woodfords Washoe Indian Cemetery
        (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
      • Glenbrook Cemetery
        (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
      • Carson Pioneer Cemetery
        (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
      • Nevada State Prison Burial Ground
        (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
        • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Nevada State Prison Burial Ground. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<7>
        • The Nevada State Prison Burial Ground is located in Carson City
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Nevada State Prison Burial Ground
        • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #2432468 <1>
      • Waltons Chapel of the Valley
        (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
      • Lone Mtn. Cemetery
        (15 miles [24.1 km] to the north)
        • The Lone Mtn. Cemetery is located in Carson City
        • The Lone Mtn. Cemetery has also been known as:
        • Carson City Cemetery
        • St. Theresa Cemetery
        • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lone Mtn. Cemetery
        • Jump to Find-A-Grave: FG ID #83945 <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 continue 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 Gardnerville Cemetery:

    • Referenced GNIS Record ...
    • GNIS ID #859799  (Gardnerville Cemetery)
      • Note: GNIS record #859799 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: Minden
      • County: Douglas         Elev: 1444
      • Location given for GNIS #859799 (Gardnerville Cemetery)
    • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #83933

    The official website for Douglas County: www.co.douglas.nv.us/

    The official website for State of Nevada: nv.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 Nevada's counties, including Douglas, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Gardnerville Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9464, Longitude: -119.7600    
    <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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
    <6>While we have an extensive database of cemeteries (with over 200,000 entries), you can be assured that it's not complete and our list will be missing cemeteries.
    <7>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.









 

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