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A visit to the Salem 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 Salem City Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Salem City Cemetery (FAG ID #77421)

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 Salem City Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Salem City Cemetery

The Salem City Cemetery is located in Utah County<2>.

The county seat for Utah County is located in Provo. Provo lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of the Salem City Cemetery .

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

Lat:   40.0385°   (40° 2' 18")

Lon:   -111.6703°   (-111° 40' 13")

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the Salem City Cemetery.

  • Benjamin Station [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benjamin Station
    • Benjamin Station [Utah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Salem City Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benjamin Station
  • Benjamin [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benjamin
    • Benjamin [Utah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Salem City Cemetery
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  • Birdseye [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Birdseye
    • Birdseye [Utah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Salem City Cemetery
    • Former names for Birdseye:
    • Clinton
    • Summit Basin
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  • Covered Bridge Canyon [Utah County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covered Bridge Canyon
    • Covered Bridge Canyon [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the east of Salem City Cemetery
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  • Continue List   (16 more) ...
    • Elk Ridge [Utah County]
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      • Elk Ridge [Utah County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the south of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,427 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elk Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elk Ridge
    • Genola [Utah County]
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      • Genola [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,597 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Genola have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Genola
    • Ironton [Utah County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironton
      • Ironton [Utah County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Salem City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lake Shore [Utah County]
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      • Lake Shore [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Salem City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Shore have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Shore
    • Mapleton [Utah County]
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      • Mapleton [Utah County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,139 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<5>
    • Palmyra [Utah County]
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      • Palmyra [Utah County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Salem City Cemetery
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    • Payson [Utah County]
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      • Payson [Utah County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,033 people
      • Former names for Payson:
      • Fort Peteetneet
      • Pacen
      • Peteetneet
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Payson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Payson<5>
    • Rocky Ridge [Juab County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Ridge
      • Rocky Ridge [Juab County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 851 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Ridge
    • Salem [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
      • Salem [Utah County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the north of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,866 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
    • Santaquin [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santaquin
      • Santaquin [Utah County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santaquin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santaquin<5>
    • Spanish Fork [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spanish Fork
      • Spanish Fork [Utah County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,268 people
      • Spanish Fork has also been known as:
      • Spanish Fork City
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spanish Fork
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spanish Fork<5>
    • Spring Lake [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
      • Spring Lake [Utah County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Salem City Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
    • Springville [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springville
      • Springville [Utah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,572 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springville<5>
    • Thistle [Utah County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thistle
      • Thistle [Utah County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Salem City Cemetery
    • West Mountain [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mountain
      • West Mountain [Utah County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Salem City Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mountain
    • Woodland Hills [Utah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland Hills
      • Woodland Hills [Utah County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the southeast of Salem City Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland Hills

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 Salem City Cemetery. The following communities are located in Utah County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Salem City Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Utah County.

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Salem City Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1448954  (Salem City Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1448954 has been archived by the USGS. It is no longer maintained by the USGS, nor can it be retrieved from their website.
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Spanish Fork
    • County: Utah         Elev: 1453
    • Location given for GNIS #1448954 (Salem City Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.0388439           Lon: -111.6702024
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #77421

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Utah County

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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>If you're interested in how the shape of Utah's counties, including Utah, 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 Salem City Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0385, Longitude: -111.6703    
<4>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.
<5>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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