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A visit to the Grantsville City Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Grantsville City Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Grantsville City Cemetery (FAG ID #77247)

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 Grantsville City Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Grantsville City Cemetery

The Grantsville City Cemetery is located in Tooele County<2>.

The county seat for Tooele County is located in Tooele. Tooele lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east southeast of the Grantsville City Cemetery .

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

Lat:   40.6015°   (40° 36' 5")

Lon:   -112.4768°   (-112° 28' 36")

Establishment of the Grantsville City Cemetery ...

The Grantsville City Cemetery was established in 1856.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 websites are open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Grantsville City Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Grantsville City Cemetery.

  • Bauer [Tooele County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bauer
    • Bauer [Tooele County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
    • Former name for Bauer:
    • Buhl
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bauer
  • Bingham [Salt Lake County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bingham
    • Bingham [Salt Lake County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
    • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Bingham. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Bingham has also been known as:
    • Bingham Canyon
    • Bingham Herd House
    • Binghams Gulch
    • Jinxtown
  • Burmester [Tooele County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burmester
    • Burmester [Tooele County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Grantsville City Cemetery
    • Former name for Burmester:
    • Grants Station
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burmester
  • Clover [Tooele County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover
    • Clover [Tooele County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Grantsville City Cemetery
    • Former names for Clover:
    • Johnson
    • Johnson's Settlement
    • Shambip
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Copperfield [Salt Lake County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copperfield
      • Copperfield [Salt Lake County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Copperfield. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
      • Former name for Copperfield:
      • Upper Bingham
    • Erda [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erda
      • Erda [Tooele County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erda have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erda
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erda<6>
    • Garfield [Salt Lake County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garfield
      • Garfield [Salt Lake County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gisborn [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gisborn
      • Gisborn [Tooele County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Gisborn. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Grantsville [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grantsville
      • Grantsville [Tooele County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,064 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsville<6>
    • Highland Boy [Salt Lake County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Boy
      • Highland Boy [Salt Lake County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Highland Boy. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Iosepa [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iosepa
      • Iosepa [Tooele County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iosepa have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jacob City [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacob City
      • Jacob City [Tooele County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Jacob City. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Lake Point [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Point
      • Lake Point [Tooele County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Point
    • Lincoln [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
      • Lincoln [Tooele County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Former names for Lincoln:
      • Lake View
      • Pine Canyon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Lincoln [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln
      • Lincoln [Utah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln
    • Mills Junction [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mills Junction
      • Mills Junction [Tooele County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Former names for Mills Junction:
      • Milltown
      • Millvale
      • Milton
      • Richville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mills Junction
    • Rowley Junction [Tooele County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rowley Junction
      • Rowley Junction [Tooele County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rowley Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former names for Rowley Junction:
      • Rowley
      • Spring Valley
      • Timpie
    • Rush Valley [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rush Valley
      • Rush Valley [Tooele County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rush Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rush Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rush Valley<6>
    • Stansbury park [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stansbury park
      • Stansbury park [Tooele County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stansbury park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stansbury park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stansbury park<6>
    • Stockton [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockton
      • Stockton [Tooele County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 682 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockton<6>
    • Tooele [Tooele County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tooele
      • Tooele [Tooele County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Grantsville City Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 36,015 people
      • Former name for Tooele:
      • Tuilla
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tooele
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tooele<6>

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 Grantsville City Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tooele County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Grantsville City Cemetery.

  • Bingham - Historic
  • Grantsville
  • Stockton
  • Tooele
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Tooele.
    • Tooele lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grantsville City Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tooele

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Grantsville City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Tooele County.

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

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

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1435610  (Grantsville City Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #1435610
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Grantsville
    • County: Tooele         Elev: 1320
    • Location of GNIS #1435610 (Grantsville City Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.6013313           Lon: -112.4768994
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #1435610
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  FAG ID #77247

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About Tooele County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tooele County: www.co.tooele.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>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Tooele, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Grantsville City Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6015, Longitude: -112.4768    
<4>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.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<6>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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