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A visit to the Obrist Cemetery ...

The location of the Obrist 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 Obrist Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Obrist Cemetery

The Obrist Cemetery is located in Wasco County<2>.

The county seat for Wasco County is located in The Dalles. The Dalles lies just to the northeast of the Obrist Cemetery .

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

Lat:   45.5093°   (45° 30' 33")

Lon:   -121.2765°   (-121° 16' 35")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Obrist 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 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 Obrist Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Obrist Cemetery.

  • Bingen [Klickitat County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bingen
    • Bingen [Klickitat County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 748 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bingen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bingen<4>
  • Boyd [Wasco County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyd
    • Boyd [Wasco County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Obrist Cemetery
  • Celilo Village [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Celilo Village
    • Celilo Village [Wasco County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Celilo Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Celilo Village
  • Chenoweth [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chenoweth
    • Chenoweth [Wasco County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the north of Obrist Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chenoweth have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chenoweth
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • City of The Dalles [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for City of The Dalles
      • City of The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for City of The Dalles came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on City of The Dalles
    • The Dalles [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Dalles
      • The Dalles [Wasco County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,581 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Dalles
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Dalles<4>
    • Dallesport [Klickitat County]
    • Dufur [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dufur
      • Dufur [Wasco County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Obrist Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 634 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dufur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dufur<4>
    • Fairbanks [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairbanks
      • Fairbanks [Wasco County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairbanks
    • Friend [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friend
      • Friend [Wasco County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Obrist Cemetery
    • Kingsley [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsley
      • Kingsley [Wasco County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Obrist Cemetery
    • Lenz [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenz
      • Lenz [Hood River County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery
      • Lenz has also been known as:
      • Sherman Spur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenz
    • Lyle [Klickitat County]
    • Mosier [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosier
      • Mosier [Wasco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mosier<4>
    • Mount Hood [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Hood
      • Mount Hood [Hood River County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Obrist Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Hood
    • Odell [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odell
      • Odell [Hood River County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Odell have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odell<4>
    • Ortley [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ortley
      • Ortley [Wasco County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Obrist Cemetery
    • Parkdale [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parkdale
      • Parkdale [Hood River County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Obrist Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parkdale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parkdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parkdale<4>
    • Pine Grove [Hood River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Grove
      • Pine Grove [Hood River County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Grove
    • Rice [Wasco County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rice
      • Rice [Wasco County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Obrist Cemetery
    • Rowena [Wasco County]

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 Obrist Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wasco County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Obrist Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Catholic Cemetery [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Catholic Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Catholic Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Catholic Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Obrist Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catholic Cemetery
  • Eightmile Cemetery [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eightmile Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Eightmile Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Eightmile Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Obrist Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eightmile Cemetery
  • Friend Cemetery [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Friend Cemetery
    • Friend Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Obrist Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friend Cemetery
  • GAR Cemetery [Wasco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the GAR Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the GAR Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • GAR Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GAR Cemetery
  • Continue List   (14 more) ...
    • Henderson Pioneer Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Henderson Pioneer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Henderson Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Henderson Pioneer Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Henderson Pioneer Cemetery
    • IOOF Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the IOOF Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the IOOF Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • IOOF Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on IOOF Cemetery
    • IOOF Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the IOOF Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the IOOF Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • IOOF Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on IOOF Cemetery
    • Kingsley Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kingsley Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Kingsley Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Kingsley Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsley Cemetery
    • Masonic Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Masonic Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Masonic Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Masonic Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Masonic Cemetery
    • McClure Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the McClure Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the McClure Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • McClure Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClure Cemetery
    • Mosier Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mosier Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mosier Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mosier Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mosier Cemetery
    • Petersburg Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Petersburg Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Petersburg Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Petersburg Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg Cemetery
    • Pioneer Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pioneer Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pioneer Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Pioneer Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pioneer Cemetery
    • Rice Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Rice Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Rice Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Rice Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rice Cemetery
    • St. Peters Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Peters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Peters Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Peters Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Peters Cemetery
    • Sunset Cemetery [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sunset Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sunset Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Cemetery
    • Viewpoint Grave Island Memorial [Wasco County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Viewpoint Grave Island Memorial
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Viewpoint Grave Island Memorial have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Viewpoint Grave Island Memorial lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viewpoint Grave Island Memorial
    • Wish - Ham Cemetery [Klickitat County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Wish - Ham Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Wish - Ham Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Wish - Ham Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Obrist Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wish - Ham Cemetery

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 Obrist Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1130081  (Obrist Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1130081 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: Brown Creek
    • County: Wasco         Elev: 631
    • Location given for GNIS #1130081 (Obrist Cemetery)
    • Lat: 45.509284           Lon: -121.276462
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Oregon

About Wasco County

About Oregon

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Wasco County: www.co.wasco.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.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 Oregon's counties, including Wasco, 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 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 Obrist Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.5093, Longitude: -121.2765       In this case, the coordinates for the Obrist 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>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.




 

 

 

 

 


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