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The location of Mist Cemetery









A visit to the Mist Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Mist Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Mist Cemetery (FAG ID #39147)

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. 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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Mist Cemetery ...

The Mist Cemetery is located in Columbia County. The county seat for Columbia County is located in Saint Helens.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Mist Cemetery

Lat:   46.0006°   (46° 0' 2")

Lon:   -123.2479°   (-123° 14' 52")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Mist Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Apiary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #38543
 
Cedar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #38613
 
Deeds Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2515335
 
Fishhawk Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #38782
 
Hall - Tipton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2375916
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #39083
 
Murray Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #39194
 
Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Stewart Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #39460
 
Stewart Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
United Brethren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2427008
 
Vernonia Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #39525
 
Vernonia Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #39284
 
Westport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Clatsop County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mist Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #684635

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mist Cemetery.

Beaver Springs   [Map]     Longview (WA)   [Map]    
Brownsmead   [Map]     Ostrander (WA)   [Map]    
Buxton   [Map]     Prescott   [Map]    
Carrolls (WA)   [Map]     Rainier   [Map]    
Cathlamet (WA)   [Map]     Rose Valley (WA)   [Map]    
Clatskanie   [Map]     Saint Helens   [Map]    
Clifton   [Map]     Skamokawa (WA)   [Map]    
Columbia City   [Map]     Timber   [Map]    
Deer Island   [Map]     Vernonia   [Map]    
East Cathlamet (WA)   [Map]     Warren   [Map]    
Kalama (WA)   [Map]     West Longview (WA)   [Map]    
Kelso (WA)   [Map]     Westport   [Map]    
Longview Heights (WA)   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Mist Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Columbia County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Mist Cemetery.

Cathlamet   [Map]
 - Located in Wahkiakum County (WA)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Clatskanie   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Kalama   [Map]
 - Located in Cowlitz County (WA)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Kelso   [Map]
 - Located in Cowlitz County (WA)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Longview   [Map]
 - Located in Cowlitz County (WA)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Rainier   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Saint Helens   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Skamokawa   [Map]
 - Located in Wahkiakum County (WA)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mist Cemetery
 
Vernonia   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mist Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

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

For pages that are specific to Oregon:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Columbia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clackamas County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clatsop County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Multnomah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tillamook County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Yamhill County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clark County (WA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cowlitz County (WA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lewis County (WA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pacific County (WA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wahkiakum County (WA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Oregon:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Oregon,
Cemeteries of Columbia County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Oregon
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Oregon
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Mist Cemetery (FAG ID #39147)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Oregon,
Cemeteries of Columbia County
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Oregon

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Mist Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Mist Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Mist Cemetery elsewhere. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Mist Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1162776   (Name of Record: Mist Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Columbia
Lat: 46.000389     Lon: -123.2476187   [Map]
Elev: 167         Map Name: Clatskanie

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #39147

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Columbia County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Columbia County: www.co.columbia.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.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.

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<2>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 Mist Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0006, Longitude: -123.2479     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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