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The location of Wanship Cemetery









A visit to the Wanship 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 Wanship Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Wanship Cemetery (FAG ID #77492)

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 Wanship Cemetery ...

The Wanship Cemetery is located in Summit County.

The county seat for Summit County is located in Coalville. Coalville lies just to the north of the Wanship Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   40.8028°   (40° 48' 10")

Lon:   -111.4096°   (-111° 24' 34")

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Wanship Cemetery.

Altus   [Map]     Oakley   [Map]    
Brighton   [Map]     Park City   [Map]    
Coalville   [Map]     Peoa   [Map]    
Cranmer   [Map]     Rockport   [Map]    
Echo   [Map]     Samak   [Map]    
Francis   [Map]     Silver Creek Junction   [Map]    
Grass Creek   [Map]     Snyderville   [Map]    
Henefer   [Map]     Solitude   [Map]    
Hideout   [Map]     South Snyderville Basin   [Map]    
Hoytsville   [Map]     Summit Park   [Map]    
Kamas   [Map]     Wanship   [Map]    
North Snyderville Basin   [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 Wanship Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Summit County.

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

Brighton   [Map]
 - Located in Salt Lake County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wanship Cemetery
 
Coalville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Wanship Cemetery
 
Kamas   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wanship Cemetery
 
Park City   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wanship Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy 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 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 Wanship Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Utah:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Summit County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Duchesne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morgan County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rich County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Salt Lake County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tooele County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Utah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wasatch County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Weber County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Uinta County (WY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Utah:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Summit County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Utah
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Utah
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Wanship Cemetery (FAG ID #77492)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Utah,
Cemeteries of Summit 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 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Wanship Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Summit County.

Coalville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77188

Cooper - Hughes - Vickory Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2391525

Hoytsville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77272

Oakley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77366

Park City Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77378

Peoa Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77383

Rockport Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109323

Seymour / Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2190647

Snyderville Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #109324

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Wanship Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #77451

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Wanship Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1436584   (Name of Record: Wanship Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Summit
Lat: 40.8032815     Lon: -111.4093628   [Map]
Elev: 1817         Map Name: Wanship

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #77492

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Utah

About Summit County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.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 obstructions 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 Wanship Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8028, Longitude: -111.4096     [Map].




 

 

 

 

 


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