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A visit to the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery ...

We aren't confident of the location of the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery, so consider the above location as an estimate.<1>

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Duncan's Retreat Cemetery (FAG ID #109355)

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 Duncan's Retreat Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery

The Duncan's Retreat Cemetery is located in Washington County<3>.

The county seat for Washington County is located in Saint George. Saint George lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the west southwest of the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery

Lat:   37.1839°   (37° 11' 2")

Lon:   -113.1347°   (-113° 8' 4")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery has been estimated.

Websites to help with your 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 websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> of the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.

  • Adventure [Washington County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adventure
    • Adventure [Washington County] was located 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Adventure. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<1>
  • Anderson Junction [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anderson Junction
    • Anderson Junction [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Former names for Anderson Junction:
    • Anderson's Ranch
    • McPhersons Flat
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anderson Junction
  • Apple Valley [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apple Valley
    • Apple Valley [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 844 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apple Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Apple Valley<5>
  • Babylon [Washington County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Babylon
    • Babylon [Washington County] was located 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Babylon has also been known as:
    • Stormont Mill
  • Continue List   (16 more) ...
    • Big Plain Junction [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Plain Junction
      • Big Plain Junction [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Plain Junction
    • Browse [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browse
      • Browse [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browse
    • Dalton [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
      • Dalton [Washington County] was located less than 2 miles<4> to the northwest of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Dalton. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<1>
    • Duncans Retreat [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duncans Retreat
      • Duncans Retreat [Washington County] was located less than 2 miles<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Grafton [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grafton
      • Grafton [Washington County] was located 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Former name for Grafton:
      • Wheeler
    • Hurricane [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hurricane
      • Hurricane [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hurricane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hurricane<5>
    • La Verkin [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Verkin
      • La Verkin [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,446 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Verkin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Verkin<5>
    • Leeds [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
      • Leeds [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 873 people
      • Former name for Leeds:
      • Bennington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<5>
    • Little Zion [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Little Zion
      • Little Zion [Washington County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Northrop [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northrop
      • Northrop [Washington County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Northrop. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<1>
    • Rockville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
      • Rockville [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 269 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<5>
    • Shunesburg [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shunesburg
      • Shunesburg [Washington County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Silver Reef [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Reef
      • Silver Reef [Washington County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
    • Springdale [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
      • Springdale [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 629 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<5>
    • Toquerville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toquerville
      • Toquerville [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,735 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toquerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toquerville<5>
    • Virgin [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virgin
      • Virgin [Washington County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 658 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Virgin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virgin<5>

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 Duncan's Retreat Cemetery. The following communities are located in Washington County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Washington County.

  • Anderson Family Cemetery [Washington County]
  • Grafton Cemetery [Washington County]
  • Hilltop Cemetery [Washington County]
  • Hurricane City Cemetery [Washington County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Verkin Cemetery [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the La Verkin Cemetery
      • La Verkin Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.
      • La Verkin Cemetery has also been known as:
      • LaVerkin City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Verkin Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77295<2>
    • Pioneer Memorial Cemetery [Washington County]
    • Rockville Cemetery [Washington County]
    • Shonesburg Cemetery [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shonesburg Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for the Shonesburg Cemetery. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<1>
      • Shonesburg Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shonesburg Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109369<2>
    • Springdale Jolley - Gifford Cemetery [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Springdale Jolley - Gifford Cemetery
      • Springdale Jolley - Gifford Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.
      • Springdale Jolley - Gifford Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Jolley - Gifford Cemetery
      • Springdale Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale Jolley - Gifford Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77444<2>
    • Toquerville Cemetery [Washington County]

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

While our initial data for the Duncan's Retreat Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Duncan's Retreat 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 Duncan's Retreat Cemetery.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.washco.state.ut.us/

The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>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.
<3>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<4>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 Duncan's Retreat Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1839, Longitude: -113.1347    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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