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(Salt Lake County, Utah)


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Profile for the Memory Grove Memorial ...

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 Memory Grove Memorial. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Memory Grove Memorial (FAG ID #1996401)

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 Memory Grove Memorial...

Memory Grove Memorial 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 Memory Grove Memorial

Lat:   40.7777°   (40° 46' 39")

Lon:   -111.8845°   (-111° 53' 4")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Memory Grove Memorial. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Salt Lake County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Memory Grove Memorial.

Bountiful   [Map]
 - Located in Davis County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the North (N) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 
Fort Douglas   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 
Salt Lake City   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 
South Salt Lake   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Memory Grove Memorial

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Memory Grove Memorial. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

B'Nai Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77145
 
Bountiful Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in Davis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77161
 
Ft. Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77230
 
Larkin Sunset Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77303
 
Montefiore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1788928
 
Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77344
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77346
 
Old Deseret Village Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2366411
 
St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296912
 
Salt Lake City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77424
 
Sessions Settlement Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Davis County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109241
 
Shaarey Tzedek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391749
 
Shrine of Memorial Mausoleum   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Memory Grove Memorial
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77494

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Memory Grove Memorial.

Bountiful   [Map]Granite   [Map]Redwood Village   [Map]
Canyon Rim   [Map]Hamilton Village   [Map]Salt Lake City   [Map]
Clark Village Gardens   [Map]Jackson Park Village   [Map]South Salt Lake   [Map]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]Lincoln Village   [Map]University Village   [Map]
Denver City   [Map]Maple City   [Map]Val Verda   [Map]
East Millcreek   [Map]Millcreek   [Map]Victory Village   [Map]
Foothill Village   [Map]Murray   [Map]Vista Village   [Map]
Fort Douglas   [Map]North Salt Lake   [Map]Westlake Village   [Map]
Garden City Addition   [Map]Oakhaven Village   [Map]Woods Cross   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Memory Grove Memorial:

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:

Box Elder County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Davis 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 Memory Grove Memorial (FAG ID #1996401)
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 Memory Grove Memorial ...

While our initial data for the Memory Grove Memorial came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Memory Grove Memorial 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 Memory Grove Memorial.

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1996401

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in . 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 Memory Grove Memorial. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7777, Longitude: -111.8845     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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