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Englewood Cemetery
(Lubbock County, Texas)


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Profile for the Englewood Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Englewood Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

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.

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The Location of the Englewood Cemetery...

The Englewood 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 Englewood Cemetery

Lat:   33.4501°   (33° 27' 0")

Lon:   -101.6560°   (-101° 39' 21")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Englewood Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Englewood 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 Englewood Cemetery.

Idalou   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Lorenzo   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Lubbock   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Slaton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Tahoka   [Map]
 - Located in Lynn County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Wolfforth   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Englewood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Englewood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

City of Lubbock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #151541<4>
 
Green Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Lynn County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Idalou Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Lorenzo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Old Emma Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Resthaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Garza County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Resthaven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
Resthaven Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Englewood Cemetery
 
West Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Crosby County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Englewood Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Englewood Cemetery.

Buffalo Springs   [Map]Lorenzo   [Map]Savage   [Map]
Canyon Valley   [Map]Lubbock   [Map]Slaton   [Map]
Cap Rock   [Map]New Deal   [Map]Slide   [Map]
Close City   [Map]New Home   [Map]Tahoka   [Map]
Estacado   [Map]New Lynn   [Map]Wayside   [Map]
Heckville   [Map]Owens   [Map]Wilson   [Map]
Idalou   [Map]Posey   [Map]Wolfforth   [Map]
Kitalou   [Map]Ransom Canyon   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - although 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 Englewood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lubbock County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Borden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Crosby County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dawson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Dickens County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Floyd County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Garza County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hale County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hockley County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Kent County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lynn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scurry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Terry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Texas,     of Lubbock County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Texas
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Texas
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Texas,     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 Englewood Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Englewood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1357027   (Name of Record: Englewood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lubbock
Lat: 33.4500887     Lon: -101.6559923   [Map]
Elev: 945         Map Name: Slaton

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Texas: www.texas.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4501, Longitude: -101.6560     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Englewood Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Englewood Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from . 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.

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<4>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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