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A visit to the Camp Floyd 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 Camp Floyd Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Camp Floyd Cemetery (FAG ID #77167)

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 Camp Floyd Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Camp Floyd Cemetery

The Camp Floyd Cemetery is located in Utah County<2>.

The county seat for Utah County is located in Provo. Provo lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the east of the Camp Floyd Cemetery .

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

Lat:   40.2522°   (40° 15' 7")

Lon:   -112.0985°   (-112° 5' 54")

Establishment of the Camp Floyd Cemetery ...

The Camp Floyd Cemetery was established in 1858.

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 Camp Floyd Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

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

  • Ajax [Tooele County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ajax
    • Ajax [Tooele County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Camp Floyd Cemetery
    • Former name for Ajax:
    • Center
  • Batesville [Tooele County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Batesville
    • Batesville [Tooele County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
  • Camp Floyd [Utah County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camp Floyd
    • Camp Floyd [Utah County] was located less than 2 miles<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
  • Cedar Fort [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Fort
    • Cedar Fort [Utah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Camp Floyd Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Fort
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Eagle Mountain [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagle Mountain
      • Eagle Mountain [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,013 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagle Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eagle Mountain
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eagle Mountain<5>
    • Fairfield [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield
      • Fairfield [Utah County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 151 people
      • Former name for Fairfield:
      • Dobietown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield
    • Faust [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Faust
      • Faust [Tooele County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Faust have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gisborn [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gisborn
      • Gisborn [Tooele County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Gisborn. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Jacob City [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacob City
      • Jacob City [Tooele County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Jacob City. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • La Cigale [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Cigale
      • La Cigale [Tooele County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for La Cigale. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
      • La Cigale has also been known as:
      • Cigale
    • Lehi [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehi
      • Lehi [Utah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 73,383 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lehi have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lehi<5>
    • Manning [Utah County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manning
      • Manning [Utah County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Manning. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Mercur [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mercur
      • Mercur [Tooele County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
    • Mosida [Utah County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mosida
      • Mosida [Utah County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mosida have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Ophir [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ophir
      • Ophir [Tooele County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2017: 57 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ophir
    • Pelican Point [Utah County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelican Point
      • Pelican Point [Utah County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the east of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Pelican Point. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Saratoga Springs [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saratoga Springs
      • Saratoga Springs [Utah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saratoga Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saratoga Springs<5>
    • Scranton [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
      • Scranton [Tooele County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Scranton. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Sunshine [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunshine
      • Sunshine [Tooele County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Sunshine. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<6>
    • Topliff [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Topliff
      • Topliff [Tooele County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
    • West Dip [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Dip
      • West Dip [Tooele County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Dip have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • West Dip has also been known as:
      • West Mercur

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 Camp Floyd Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Utah County.

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

  • American Fork
  • Lehi
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Lehi.
    • Lehi lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lehi
  • Mercur - Historic

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

  • Cedar Fort Cemetery [Utah County]
  • Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Park Cemetery [Utah County]
  • Johnson Cemetery [Tooele County]
  • Lehi City Cemetery [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lehi City Cemetery
    • Lehi City Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery.
    • Lehi City Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Lehi Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lehi City Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77307<1>
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Mercur Cemetery [Tooele County]
    • Old Ophir Cemetery [Tooele County]
    • Old Pioneer Cemetery [Utah County]
    • Ophir Cemetery [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ophir Cemetery
      • Ophir Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Camp Floyd Cemetery.
      • Ophir Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Ophir New Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ophir Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109329<1>
    • Utah Veterans Memorial Park [Salt Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Utah Veterans Memorial Park
      • Utah Veterans Memorial Park lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northeast of Camp Floyd Cemetery.
      • Utah Veterans Memorial Park has also been known as:
      • Utah Veterans Cemetery
      • Utah Veterans Memorial Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Utah Veterans Memorial Park
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109288<1>

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 Camp Floyd Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1435240  (Camp Floyd Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1435240 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: Cedar Fort
    • County: Utah         Elev: 1493
    • Location given for GNIS #1435240 (Camp Floyd Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.2521714           Lon: -112.0982741
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #77167

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Utah County: www.co.utah.ut.us/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Utah, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Camp Floyd Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2522, Longitude: -112.0985    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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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