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The location of Draper City Cemetery









A visit to the Draper City 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 Draper City Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Draper City Cemetery (FAG ID #109279)

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 five sections:

The Location of the Draper City Cemetery ...

The Draper City Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located in Salt Lake County.

The county seat for Salt Lake County is located in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the north of the Draper City Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Draper City Cemetery

Lat:   40.5239°   (40° 31' 26")

Lon:   -111.8653°   (-111° 51' 55")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Draper City Cemetery.

Alta Canyon Village   [Map]     Raintree Village   [Map]    
Avalon Village   [Map]     Riverton Majestic Village   [Map]    
Bluffdale   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Canyon Oak Village   [Map]     Sandy City   [Map]    
Canyon Village   [Map]     Sandy Station Original Town   [Map]    
Cobblestone Village   [Map]     Sandy Village   [Map]    
Dimple Dell Village   [Map]     Sandy   [Map]    
Draper   [Map]     South Jordan   [Map]    
Featherwood Village   [Map]     Summerhill Village   [Map]    
Jordan Village   [Map]     Sunset Meadows Village   [Map]    
Lane Village   [Map]     Transwest Village   [Map]    
Little Cottonwood Creek Valley   [Map]     White City   [Map]    
Marion Village   [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 first turn to 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 information is open to all and free to view - you should note that 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 Draper City Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Utah:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Salt Lake 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

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Summit County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tooele County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Utah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wasatch County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Weber County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Utah:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Salt Lake County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Utah
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Utah
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Draper City Cemetery (FAG ID #109279)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Salt Lake 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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Draper City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alpine City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Utah County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the southeast (SE) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77132

Bluffdale City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77157

Crescent Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77191

Cutler Hill Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2146113

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Park Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Utah County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417904

Granite City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the northeast (NE) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77246

Herriman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77264

Highland City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Utah County

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the south southeast (SSE) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #170051

Lk. Hills Memorial Park Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77296

Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109282

Lehi City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Utah County

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the south (S) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77307

Memorial Mtn. View Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northeast (NNE) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #729904

Midvale City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77331

Murray City Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77356

Redwood Memorial Estates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77405

Riverton City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the west southwest (WSW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77411

Sandy City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77425

South Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77437

Union Pioneer Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north (N) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109287

Utah Veterans Memorial Park   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the south southwest (SSW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109288

Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park South   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the west (W) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1984961

West Jordan City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the north northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77501

Wights Fort Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the northwest (NW) of the Draper City Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77510

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Draper City Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1989825   (Name of Record: Draper City Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Salt Lake
Lat: 40.5238378     Lon: -111.8649337   [Map]
Elev: 1371         Map Name: Draper

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #109279

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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>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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Draper City Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5239, Longitude: -111.8653     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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