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The location of Camp Floyd Cemetery









A visit to the Camp Floyd 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 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. 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Camp Floyd Cemetery ...

The Camp Floyd Cemetery is located in Utah County. The county seat for Utah County is located in Provo.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> 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   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109341
 
Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417904
 
Johnson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2435191
 
Lehi City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77307
 
Mercur Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109328
 
Old Ophir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2473075
 
Old Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2254046
 
Ophir Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109329
 
Utah Veterans Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Salt Lake County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109288

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Camp Floyd Cemetery.

Ajax   [Map]     Lane Village   [Map]    
American Fork   [Map]     Lehi   [Map]    
Batesville   [Map]     Lindon   [Map]    
Bauer   [Map]     Mercur   [Map]    
Bluffdale   [Map]     Ophir   [Map]    
Bunker   [Map]     Pleasant Grove   [Map]    
Cedar Fort   [Map]     Riverton Majestic Village   [Map]    
Clover   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Dividend   [Map]     Rush Valley   [Map]    
Eagle Mountain   [Map]     Saratoga Springs   [Map]    
Eureka   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Vernon   [Map]    
Herriman   [Map]     Vineyard   [Map]    
Highland   [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 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   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 
Eureka   [Map]
 - Located in Juab County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 
Lehi   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 
Mercur - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Camp Floyd Cemetery
 
Stockton   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Camp Floyd 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 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 Camp Floyd Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Utah:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Utah County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Juab County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Millard County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Salt Lake County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sanpete County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Summit County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tooele County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wasatch County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Utah:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Utah County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Utah
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Utah
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Camp Floyd Cemetery (FAG ID #77167)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Utah 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 Utah

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Camp Floyd Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1435240   (Name of Record: Camp Floyd Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Utah
Lat: 40.2521714     Lon: -112.0982741   [Map]
Elev: 1493         Map Name: Cedar Fort

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #77167

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Utah

About Utah County

About Utah

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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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     [Map].

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