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Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Tornillo (within 40 miles [64.4 km]<1>). The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

The following cemeteries are located in El Paso County.

  • Evergreen Cemetery East
    (26 miles [41.8 km] to the north)
  • Evergreen Cemetery
    (30 miles [48.3 km] to the northwest)
  • Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    (21 miles [33.8 km] to the northwest)
    • The Mt. Carmel Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Our Lady of Mt. Carmel
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
  • San Lorenzo Cemetery
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the San Lorenzo Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the San Lorenzo Cemetery

In Closing ...

If you know of any cemeteries that we are missing in the area of Tornillo, can you supply us with the name of the cemetery, its GPS location, whether the cemetery is still in use or if it is historic (ie- defunct, abandoned,  etc.). If it applies, we would also like to learn of any past or alternate names that the cemetery has been known by.

If you don't know the GPS location (ie- the latitude/longitude) of a cemetery, please use our Map Page for Tornillo to determine the cemetery's position (the instructions for finding the latitude/longitude can be found below the map).

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tornillo.

Unfortunately, we don't know of an official website for Tornillo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for El Paso County: www.epcounty.com/

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

Working on your genealogy? These are excellent websites to start with when searching in and around the area of Tornillo and El Paso County:

Links at Cyndi's List:

for State of Texas

for El Paso County

Links at Family Search:

for State of Texas

for El Paso County

Links at Genealogy Trails:

for State of Texas

for El Paso County

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tornillo.

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tornillo) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tornillo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4454, Longitude: -106.0883       In this case, the coordinates for Tornillo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>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.









 

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