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Profile for the Murray City 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 Murray City Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Murray City Cemetery (FAG ID #77356)

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 Murray City Cemetery...

The Murray City Cemetery 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 Murray City Cemetery

Lat:   40.6516°   (40° 39' 5")

Lon:   -111.8722°   (-111° 52' 19")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Murray City Cemetery. The following communities are located in Salt Lake County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Murray City Cemetery.

Midvale   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 
Murray   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 
South Salt Lake   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Murray City Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Murray City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

B'Nai Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77145
 
Brigham Young Family Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641495
 
Crescent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77191
 
Cutler Hill Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2146113
 
Draper City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109279
 
Elysian Burial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77212
 
Ft. Douglas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77230
 
Granite City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77246
 
Holladay Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77267
 
Kimball - Whitney Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109281
 
Lake Hills Memorial Park Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77296
 
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109282
 
Larkin Sunset Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77303
 
Memorial Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #729904
 
Memory Grove Memorial   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1996401
 
Midvale City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77331
 
Montefiore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1788928
 
Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77344
 
Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77346
 
Mountain View Memorial Estates   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 
Old Deseret Village Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2366411
 
Redwood Memorial Estates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77405
 
St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2296912
 
Salt Lake City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77424
 
Sandy City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77425
 
Shaarey Tzedek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391749
 
Shrine of Memorial Mausoleum   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Murray City Cemetery
 
South Jordan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77437
 
Taylorsville Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77461
 
Union Fort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 
Union Fort Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109287
 
Valley View Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77481
 
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77494
 
West Jordan City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77501
 
Wights Fort Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Murray City Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77510

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the Murray City Cemetery.

Bennion   [Map]Hillside Village   [Map]Sandy Village   [Map]
Canyon View Village   [Map]Holladay   [Map]South Salt Lake   [Map]
Clark Village Gardens   [Map]Jordan Village   [Map]Tamlee Village   [Map]
Cottonwood Heights   [Map]Landon Village   [Map]Taylorsville   [Map]
Cottonwood Village   [Map]Little Cottonwood Creek Valley   [Map]Union   [Map]
Cottonwood   [Map]Majestic Village   [Map]Vista Village   [Map]
Enchanted Village   [Map]Marion Village   [Map]Wander Village   [Map]
Greenfield Village   [Map]Midvale   [Map]Wasatch Village   [Map]
Hamilton Village   [Map]Millcreek   [Map]Woodhaven Village   [Map]
Hidden Village   [Map]Murray   [Map]Woodstock Village   [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 like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Murray City Cemetery:

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:

Davis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Juab 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 Murray City Cemetery (FAG ID #77356)
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 Murray City Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1443743   (Name of Record: Murray Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Salt Lake
Lat: 40.6513363     Lon: -111.8718792   [Map]
Elev: 1322         Map Name: Sugar House

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #77356

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 that begins in . 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 Murray City Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6516, Longitude: -111.8722     [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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