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A visit to the Bicknell Town Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Bicknell Town Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Bicknell Town Cemetery (FAG ID #77151)

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 Bicknell Town Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Bicknell Town Cemetery

The Bicknell Town Cemetery is located in Wayne County<2>.

The county seat for Wayne County is located in Loa. Loa lies just to the northwest of the Bicknell Town Cemetery .

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

Lat:   38.3252°   (38° 19' 30")

Lon:   -111.5368°   (-111° 32' 12")

Establishment of the Bicknell Town Cemetery ...

The Bicknell Town Cemetery was established in 1883.

Name Variations for Bicknell Town Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Bicknell Town Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Bicknell Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 Bicknell Town Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Bicknell Town Cemetery.

  • Aldridge [Wayne County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldridge
    • Aldridge [Wayne County] was located 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the east of Bicknell Town Cemetery
  • Angle [Piute County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angle
    • Angle [Piute County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the west of Bicknell Town Cemetery
    • Former names for Angle:
    • Lower Grass Valley
    • Spring Creek
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angle
  • Antimony [Garfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Antimony
    • Antimony [Garfield County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 121 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Antimony
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Antimony<4>
  • Bicknell [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bicknell
    • Bicknell [Wayne County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 338 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bicknell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bicknell<4>
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Boulder [Garfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boulder
      • Boulder [Garfield County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the south of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boulder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boulder<4>
    • Burrville [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burrville
      • Burrville [Sevier County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrville
    • Caineville [Wayne County]
    • Fremont [Wayne County]
    • Fruita [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruita
      • Fruita [Wayne County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruita have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Greenwich [Piute County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwich
      • Greenwich [Piute County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the west of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwich
    • Grover [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grover
      • Grover [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grover
    • Koosharem [Sevier County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Koosharem
      • Koosharem [Sevier County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 342 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Koosharem have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Koosharem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Koosharem<4>
    • Loa [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loa
      • Loa [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loa<4>
    • Lyman [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyman
      • Lyman [Wayne County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 262 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyman<4>
    • Notom [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Notom
      • Notom [Wayne County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the east of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Notom have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Teasdale [Wayne County]
    • Torrey [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Torrey
      • Torrey [Wayne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Bicknell Town Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torrey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Torrey<4>

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bicknell Town Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Wayne County.

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 Bicknell Town Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1438625  (Bicknell Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1438625 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: Bicknell
    • County: Wayne         Elev: 2135
    • Location given for GNIS #1438625 (Bicknell Cemetery)
    • Lat: 38.325258           Lon: -111.5371256
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #77151

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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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Wayne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Bicknell Town Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3252, Longitude: -111.5368    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.
<6>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. 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 maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.




 

 

 

 

 


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