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Badger Mountain Cemetery
(Douglas County, Washington)


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The location of Badger Mountain Cemetery

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Our GPS coordinates for the Badger Mountain Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

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 Badger Mountain Cemetery...

The Badger Mountain Cemetery is located in Douglas County. The county seat for Douglas County is located in Waterville.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Badger Mountain Cemetery

Lat:   47.6090°   (47° 36' 32")

Lon:   -120.0467°   (-120° 2' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Badger Mountain Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Badger Mountain Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Douglas County.

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

Chelan   [Map]
 - Located in Chelan County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
East Wenatchee   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Entiat   [Map]
 - Located in Chelan County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Leavenworth   [Map]
 - Located in Chelan County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the West (W) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Mansfield   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Quincy   [Map]
 - Located in Grant County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Rock Island   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Waterville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Wenatchee   [Map]
 - Located in Chelan County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Brays Landing Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Douglas Luthern Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Entiat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Chelan County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Evangelical Emanuel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Fletcher Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Happy Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Orondo Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Slack Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
South Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery
 
Waterville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Badger Mountain Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Badger Mountain Cemetery.

Ardenvoir   [Map]Entiat   [Map]Palisades   [Map]
Beebe   [Map]Granite Falls   [Map]Rock Island   [Map]
Cashmere   [Map]Malaga   [Map]Sunnyslope   [Map]
Chelan Falls   [Map]Manson   [Map]Waterville   [Map]
Chelan   [Map]Monitor   [Map]Wenatchee   [Map]
East Wenatchee Bench   [Map]Okanogan City   [Map]West Wenatchee   [Map]
East Wenatchee   [Map]Orondo   [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 first turn to 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 - 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 Badger Mountain Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Washington:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Douglas County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Chelan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grant County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kittitas County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Okanogan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Washington:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Washington,     of Douglas County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Washington
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Washington
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Washington,     of Douglas 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 Washington

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Badger Mountain Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. 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 Badger Mountain Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1516030   (Name of Record: Badger Mountain Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Douglas
Lat: 47.6090202     Lon: -120.0467316   [Map]
Elev: 779         Map Name: Douglas

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6090, Longitude: -120.0467     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Badger Mountain Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Badger Mountain Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in . 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.

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