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A visit to the Paradise Flats Cemetery ...

The location of the Paradise Flats Cemetery 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. 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 Paradise Flats Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Paradise Flats Cemetery

The Paradise Flats Cemetery is located in Franklin County<2>.

The county seat for Franklin County is located in Pasco. Pasco lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<3> to the south southwest of the Paradise Flats Cemetery .

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

Lat:   46.7224°   (46° 43' 20")

Lon:   -118.9403°   (-118° 56' 25")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Paradise Flats Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Paradise Flats Cemetery.

  • Basin City [Franklin County]
  • Connell [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Connell
    • Connell [Franklin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Paradise Flats Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,503 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Connell<4>
  • Cunningham [Adams County]
  • Eltopia [Franklin County]
  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Hatton [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatton
      • Hatton [Adams County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 106 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hatton<4>
    • Kahlotus [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kahlotus
      • Kahlotus [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kahlotus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kahlotus<4>
    • Lind [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lind
      • Lind [Adams County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the northeast of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 555 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lind
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lind<4>
    • Magallon [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magallon
      • Magallon [Walla Walla County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the east of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magallon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magallon
    • Mesa [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa
      • Mesa [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 514 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<4>
    • Othello [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Othello
      • Othello [Adams County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,454 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Othello
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Othello<4>
    • Warden [Grant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warden
      • Warden [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warden<4>
    • Washtucna [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washtucna
      • Washtucna [Adams County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the east of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 204 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washtucna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washtucna<4>
    • Windust [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windust
      • Windust [Franklin County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Paradise Flats Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windust

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 Paradise Flats Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Franklin County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Paradise Flats Cemetery.

  • Connell
  • Cunningham
  • Hatton
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Hatton.
    • Hatton lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Paradise Flats Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatton
  • Kahlotus
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Continue List   (4 more)
      • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Lind.
      • Lind lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of the Paradise Flats Cemetery.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lind
    • Othello
    • Warden
      • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Warden.
      • Warden lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Paradise Flats Cemetery.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warden
    • Washtucna

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Paradise Flats Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • American Legion Cemetery [Adams County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the American Legion Cemetery
    • American Legion Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Paradise Flats Cemetery.
    • American Legion Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Adams Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on American Legion Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #76696<5>
  • Connell Cemetery [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Connell Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Connell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Connell Cemetery
  • Eltopia Cemetery [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Eltopia Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Eltopia Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Eltopia Cemetery lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Paradise Flats Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eltopia Cemetery
  • Hatton Cemetery [Adams County]
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • Kansas Prairie Cemetery [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Kansas Prairie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Kansas Prairie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Kansas Prairie Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Paradise Flats Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kansas Prairie Cemetery
    • Michigan Prairie Cemetery [Adams County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Michigan Prairie Cemetery
      • The Michigan Prairie Cemetery is located 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Connell.To be more precise, Michigan Prairie Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of Paradise Flats Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Michigan Prairie Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #76927<5>
    • Sunset Memorial Gardens [Grant 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 Paradise Flats Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1507288  (Paradise Flats Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1507288 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: Frischknecht
    • County: Franklin         Elev: 344
    • Location given for GNIS #1507288 (Paradise Flats Cemetery)
    • Lat: 46.7223625           Lon: -118.9402816
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Franklin County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Franklin, 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' (or point-to-point) 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 Paradise Flats Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7224, Longitude: -118.9403       In this case, the coordinates for the Paradise Flats Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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