Forest Park Cemetery
(Skagit County, Washington)
The location of Forest Park Cemetery
The Location of the Forest Park Cemetery...
The Forest Park Cemetery is located in Skagit County. The county seat for Skagit County is located in Mount Vernon.
Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Forest Park Cemetery
Lat: 48.5330° (48° 31' 58")
Lon: -121.7707° (-121° 46' 14")
Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Forest Park 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 Forest Park Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Skagit County.
More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Forest Park Cemetery.
|Arlington [Map] |
| - || Located in Snohomish County |
| - || Lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Burlington [Map] |
| - || Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West (W) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Clear Lake [Map] |
| - || Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Concrete [Map] |
| - || Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Deming [Map] |
| - || Located in Whatcom County |
| - || Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Mount Vernon [Map] |
| - || Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
|Sedro-Woolley [Map] |
| - || Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Forest Park Cemetery |
List of the closest cemeteries ...
We know of 9 cemeteries that are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Forest Park Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.
Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Skagit County.
For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.
List of neighboring communities ...
The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Forest Park Cemetery.
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 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 Forest Park Cemetery:
For pages that are specific to Washington:
These pages are specific to Skagit County:
Genealogy information for nearby counties:
Cemetery Information and Directories for Washington:
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.
Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Forest Park 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 Forest Park Cemetery.
Referenced GNIS Record ...
GNIS ID #2605493 (Name of Record: Forest Park Cemetery)
Lat: 48.5330023 Lon: -121.7706773 [Map]
Map Name: Grandy Lake
|<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: 48.5330, Longitude: -121.7707 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for the Forest Park Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).|
Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Forest Park 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' (or point-to-point) distance beginning 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.|
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