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The location of Elysian Burial Gardens









A visit to the Elysian Burial Gardens ...

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 Elysian Burial Gardens. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Elysian Burial Gardens (FAG ID #77212)

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 six sections:

The Location of the Elysian Burial Gardens ...

Elysian Burial Gardens is located in Salt Lake County.

The county seat for Salt Lake County is located in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake City lies just to the north northwest of the Elysian Burial Gardens [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Elysian Burial Gardens

Lat:   40.6716°   (40° 40' 17")

Lon:   -111.8586°   (-111° 51' 30")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 33 communities are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Elysian Burial Gardens.

Bennion   [Map]     Marion Village   [Map]    
Canyon Rim   [Map]     Midvale   [Map]    
Canyon View Village   [Map]     Millcreek   [Map]    
Clark Village Gardens   [Map]     Mount Olympus   [Map]    
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]     Murray   [Map]    
Cottonwood Village   [Map]     South Salt Lake   [Map]    
Cottonwood   [Map]     Tamlee Village   [Map]    
East Millcreek   [Map]     Taylorsville   [Map]    
Enchanted Village   [Map]     Towne and Country Village   [Map]    
Greenfield Village   [Map]     Union   [Map]    
Hamilton Village   [Map]     Victory Village   [Map]    
Hidden Village   [Map]     Vista Village   [Map]    
Hillside Village   [Map]     Wander Village   [Map]    
Holladay   [Map]     Wasatch Village   [Map]    
Landon Village   [Map]     Woodhaven Village   [Map]    
Little Cottonwood Creek Valley   [Map]     Woodstock Village   [Map]    
Majestic Village   [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 Elysian Burial Gardens. The following communities are located in Salt Lake County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Elysian Burial Gardens.

Midvale   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Elysian Burial Gardens
 
South Salt Lake   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 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 Elysian Burial Gardens:

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
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tooele County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Utah County:     Cyndi's
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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 Elysian Burial Gardens (FAG ID #77212)
 
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 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Elysian Burial Gardens. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Salt Lake County.

B'nai Israel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77145

Brigham Young Family Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641495

Crescent Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77191

Cutler Hill Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2146113

Ft. Douglas Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77230

Granite City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77246

Holladay Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77267

Kimball - Whitney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109281

Lk. Hills Memorial Park Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77296

Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109282

Larkin Sunset Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77303

Memorial Mtn. View Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #729904

Memory Grove Memorial   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996401

Midvale City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77331

Montefiore Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1788928

Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77344

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77346

Murray City Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77356

Old Deseret Village Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2366411

Redwood Memorial Estates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77405

St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296912

Salt Lake City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77424

Sandy City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77425

Shaarey Tzedek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391749

Shrine of Memorial Mausoleum   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

South Jordan Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77437

Taylorsville Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77461

Union Pioneer Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109287

Valley View Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77481

Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77494

West Jordan City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77501

Wights Fort Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Elysian Burial Gardens

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77510

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Elysian Burial Gardens ...

While our initial data for the Elysian Burial Gardens came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Elysian Burial Gardens 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 Elysian Burial Gardens.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1440922   (Name of Record: Elysian Burial Gardens)

Class: cemetery
County: Salt Lake
Lat: 40.6713361     Lon: -111.8588234   [Map]
Elev: 1321         Map Name: Sugar House

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #77212

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Elysian Burial Gardens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6716, Longitude: -111.8586     [Map].
<3>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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