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The location of Fairfield Cemetery









A visit to the Fairfield 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 Fairfield Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Fairfield Cemetery (FAG ID #77222)

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 Fairfield Cemetery ...

The Fairfield Cemetery is located in Utah County.

The county seat for Utah County is located in Provo. Provo lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the east of the Fairfield Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   40.2630°   (40° 15' 46")

Lon:   -112.0961°   (-112° 5' 45")

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Ajax   [Map]     Highland   [Map]    
American Fork   [Map]     Lane Village   [Map]    
Batesville   [Map]     Lehi   [Map]    
Bauer   [Map]     Lindon   [Map]    
Bingham   [Map]     Mercur   [Map]    
Bluffdale   [Map]     Ophir   [Map]    
Bunker   [Map]     Pleasant Grove   [Map]    
Cedar Fort   [Map]     Riverton Majestic Village   [Map]    
Cedar Hills   [Map]     Riverton   [Map]    
Clover   [Map]     Rush Valley   [Map]    
Copperton   [Map]     Saratoga Springs   [Map]    
Eagle Mountain   [Map]     Stockton   [Map]    
Fairfield   [Map]     Vineyard   [Map]    
Herriman   [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 Fairfield 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 Fairfield Cemetery.

American Fork   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairfield Cemetery
 
Bingham - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Salt Lake County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North (N) of the Fairfield Cemetery
 
Lehi   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fairfield Cemetery
 
Mercur - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairfield Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fairfield Cemetery
 
Stockton   [Map]
 - Located in Tooele County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Fairfield 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 Fairfield Cemetery (FAG ID #77222)
 
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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairfield Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bluffdale City Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Salt Lake County

The cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77157

Cedar Fort Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109341

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Park Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417904

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tooele County

The cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2435191

Lehi City Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77307

Mercur Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tooele County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109328

Old Ophir Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tooele County

The cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2473075

Old Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2254046

Ophir Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tooele County

The cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109329

Pioneer Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77391

Utah Veterans Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Salt Lake County

A large cemetery that lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Fairfield Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109288

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Fairfield Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1435518   (Name of Record: Fairfield Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Utah
Lat: 40.262727     Lon: -112.0960518   [Map]
Elev: 1490         Map Name: Cedar Fort

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #77222

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.
<2>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 Fairfield Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2630, Longitude: -112.0961     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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