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The location of Monroe Memorial Park









A visit to the Monroe Memorial Park ...

The location of the Monroe Memorial Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Monroe Memorial Park ...

Monroe Memorial Park is located in Snohomish County. The county seat for Snohomish County is located in Everett.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Monroe Memorial Park

Lat:   47.8623°   (47° 51' 44")

Lon:   -121.9415°   (-121° 56' 29")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Monroe Memorial Park can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 10 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Monroe Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

American Legion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Cypress Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Eastside Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in King County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #76779<3>
 
Floral Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Gar Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Machias Community Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2171767
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Woodinville Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Located in King County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Woodlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Monroe Memorial Park.

Cathcart   [Map]     North Creek   [Map]    
Clearview   [Map]     North Sultan   [Map]    
Cottage Lake   [Map]     Northwest Snohomish   [Map]    
Day City   [Map]     Osborn Corner   [Map]    
Duvall   [Map]     Pilchuck   [Map]    
Echo Lake   [Map]     Seattle Hill-Silver Firs   [Map]    
Forest Glade   [Map]     Silver Firs   [Map]    
Gold Bar   [Map]     Snohomish   [Map]    
Lake Marcel-Stillwater   [Map]     Startup   [Map]    
Lake Roesiger   [Map]     Sultan   [Map]    
Larimers Corner   [Map]     Three Lakes   [Map]    
Machias   [Map]     West Lake Stevens   [Map]    
Maltby   [Map]     Woods Creek   [Map]    
Monroe   [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 Monroe Memorial Park. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Snohomish County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Monroe Memorial Park.

Duvall   [Map]
 - Located in King County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Gold Bar   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Monroe   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Snohomish   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monroe Memorial Park
 
Sultan   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Monroe Memorial Park

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - you should note 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 Monroe Memorial Park:

For pages that are specific to Washington:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Snohomish County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Island County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
King County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Kitsap County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mason County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pierce County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Skagit County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Washington:

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

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 Monroe Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1523323   (Name of Record: Monroe Memorial Park)

Class: cemetery
County: Snohomish
Lat: 47.8623219     Lon: -121.9415129   [Map]
Elev: 66         Map Name: Monroe

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Snohomish County: www.co.snohomish.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Monroe Memorial Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8623, Longitude: -121.9415     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Monroe Memorial Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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