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The location of City of Lubbock Cemetery









A visit to the City of Lubbock 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 City of Lubbock Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The City of Lubbock Cemetery (FAG ID #151541)

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 City of Lubbock Cemetery ...

The City of Lubbock Cemetery is located in Lubbock County. The county seat for Lubbock County is located in Lubbock.

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

Lat:   33.5644°   (33° 33' 51")

Lon:   -101.8087°   (-101° 48' 31")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 5 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the City of Lubbock Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Englewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Idalou Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Resthaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Resthaven Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
West Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the City of Lubbock Cemetery.

Abernathy   [Map]     Posey   [Map]    
Becton   [Map]     Ransom Canyon   [Map]    
Buffalo Springs   [Map]     Reese Village   [Map]    
Heckville   [Map]     Shallowater   [Map]    
Idalou   [Map]     Slaton   [Map]    
Kitalou   [Map]     Slide   [Map]    
Lorenzo   [Map]     Wayside   [Map]    
Lubbock   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
New Deal   [Map]     Wolfforth   [Map]    
New Home   [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 City of Lubbock Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Lubbock County.

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

Abernathy   [Map]
 - Located in Hale County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Idalou   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Lorenzo   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Lubbock   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Shallowater   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Slaton   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery
 
Wolfforth   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the City of Lubbock Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy 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 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 City of Lubbock Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Lubbock County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Crosby County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dawson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Dickens County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Floyd County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Garza County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hale County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hockley County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Lamb County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lynn County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Terry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Texas,
Cemeteries of Lubbock County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Texas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Texas
 
Find-A-Grave:   The City of Lubbock Cemetery (FAG ID #151541)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Texas,
Cemeteries of Lubbock 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 Texas

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the City of Lubbock Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the City of Lubbock Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the City of Lubbock 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 City of Lubbock Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2028410   (Name of Record: Eastlawn Memorial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Lubbock
Lat: 33.5631413     Lon: -101.810443   [Map]
Elev: 968         Map Name: Lubbock East

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #151541

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Lubbock County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lubbock County: www.co.lubbock.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the City of Lubbock Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5644, Longitude: -101.8087     [Map].

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