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A visit to the Resthaven Cemetery ...

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 Resthaven Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Resthaven Cemetery

The Resthaven Cemetery is located in Benton County<1>.

The county seat for Benton County is located in Prosser. Prosser lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Resthaven Cemetery .

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

Lat:   46.2866°   (46° 17' 11")

Lon:   -119.2809°   (-119° 16' 51")

Name Variations for Resthaven Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Resthaven Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Rest Haven Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites 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 Resthaven Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Resthaven Cemetery.

  • Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ainsworth Junction
    • Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ainsworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ainsworth Junction
  • Basin City [Franklin County]
  • Benton City [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton City
    • Benton City [Benton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Resthaven Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,477 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benton City<4>
  • Burbank [Walla Walla County]
  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • Eltopia [Franklin County]
    • Finley [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finley
      • Finley [Benton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Finley have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Finley
    • Highland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland
      • Highland [Benton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland
    • Kennewick [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennewick
      • Kennewick [Benton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennewick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennewick<4>
    • Mesa [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa
      • Mesa [Franklin County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the northeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 514 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<4>
    • Pasco [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasco
      • Pasco [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the east of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,095 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasco<4>
    • Plymouth [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plymouth
      • Plymouth [Benton County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the south of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth
    • Power City [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Power City
      • Power City [Umatilla County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the south of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Power City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Power City
    • Prosser [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prosser
      • Prosser [Benton County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<2> to the west of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prosser
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prosser<4>
    • Richland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland
      • Richland [Benton County] lies less than 2 miles<2> to the west of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 59,439 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richland<4>
    • Umatilla [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Umatilla
      • Umatilla [Umatilla County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<2> to the south of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,360 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Umatilla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Umatilla<4>
    • Wallula Junction [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallula Junction
      • Wallula Junction [Walla Walla County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallula Junction
    • Wallula [Walla Walla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallula
      • Wallula [Walla Walla County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallula have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallula
    • West Pasco [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Pasco
      • West Pasco [Franklin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pasco have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Pasco
    • West Richland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Richland
      • West Richland [Benton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the west of Resthaven Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,423 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Richland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Richland<4>

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 Resthaven Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Benton County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 6 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Resthaven Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • City View Cemetery [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the City View Cemetery
    • The City View Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located outside and to the northeast of Pasco.City View Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the east of Resthaven Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on City View Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #76739<5>
  • Columbia Memorial Gardens [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Columbia Memorial Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Columbia Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Columbia Memorial Gardens lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia Memorial Gardens
  • Desert Lawn Memorial Park [Benton County]
  • Evergreen Cemetery [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Evergreen Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the west of Resthaven Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Cemetery
  • Riverview Heights Cemetery [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverview Heights Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Riverview Heights Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Riverview Heights Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the southeast of Resthaven Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverview Heights Cemetery
  • Sunset Memorial Gardens [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sunset Memorial Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sunset Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Memorial Gardens

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 Resthaven Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1507784  (Resthaven Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1507784 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: Richland
    • County: Benton         Elev: 111
    • Location given for GNIS #1507784 (Resthaven Cemetery)
    • Lat: 46.2865241           Lon: -119.2805731
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Washington

About Benton County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.wa.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Benton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Resthaven Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2866, Longitude: -119.2809    
<3>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.
<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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