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(Salt Lake County, Utah)


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Profile for 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.

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The Location of the Draper City Cemetery...

The Draper City Cemetery is located in Salt Lake County. The county seat for Salt Lake County is located in Salt Lake City.

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

Lat:   40.5239°   (40° 31' 26")

Lon:   -111.8653°   (-111° 51' 55")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 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
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77132
 
Bluffdale City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77157
 
Crescent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77191
 
Cutler Hill Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] 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
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417904
 
Granite City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77246
 
Herriman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77264
 
Highland City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Utah County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #170051
 
Lake Hills Memorial Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77296
 
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109282
 
Lehi City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Utah County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77307
 
Memorial Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #729904
 
Midvale City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77331
 
Mountain View Memorial Estates   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Draper City Cemetery
 
Murray City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77356
 
Redwood Memorial Estates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77405
 
Riverton City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77411
 
Sandy City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77425
 
South Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77437
 
Union Fort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Draper City Cemetery
 
Union Fort Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109287
 
Utah Veterans Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109288
 
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park South   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1984961
 
West Jordan City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Draper City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77501
 
Wights Fort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] 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.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the Draper City Cemetery.

Alta Canyon Village   [Map]Featherwood Village   [Map]Sandy City   [Map]
Avalon Village   [Map]Jordan Village   [Map]Sandy Station Original Town   [Map]
Bluffdale   [Map]Lane Village   [Map]Sandy Village   [Map]
Canyon Oak Village   [Map]Little Cottonwood Creek Valley   [Map]Sandy   [Map]
Canyon Village   [Map]Marion Village   [Map]South Jordan   [Map]
Cobblestone Village   [Map]Raintree Village   [Map]Summerhill Village   [Map]
Dimple Dell Village   [Map]Riverton Majestic Village   [Map]Sunset Meadows Village   [Map]
Draper   [Map]Riverton   [Map]Transwest 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 visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These helpful websites 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     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Salt Lake County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Davis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juab County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morgan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Summit County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tooele County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Utah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wasatch County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Weber County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Utah:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Utah,     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,     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

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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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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5239, Longitude: -111.8653     [Map].

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