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A visit to the Riverview Cemetery ...

The location of the Riverview 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 Riverview Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Riverview Cemetery

The Riverview Cemetery is located in Chelan County<2>.

The county seat for Chelan County is located in Wenatchee. Wenatchee lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<3> to the south southwest of the Riverview Cemetery .

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

Lat:   47.8335°   (47° 50' 0")

Lon:   -119.9956°   (-119° 59' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Riverview 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 like to start with 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 Riverview Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Riverview Cemetery.

  • Ardenvoir [Chelan County]
  • Beebe [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beebe
    • Beebe [Douglas County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the east of Riverview Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beebe
  • Brewster [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brewster
    • Brewster [Okanogan County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the northeast of Riverview Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,391 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brewster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brewster<4>
  • Bridgeport [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Douglas County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Riverview Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<4>
  • Continue List   (13 more) ...
    • Chelan Falls [Chelan County]
    • Chelan [Chelan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelan
      • Chelan [Chelan County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of Riverview Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,245 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chelan<4>
    • Entiat [Chelan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Entiat
      • Entiat [Chelan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Riverview Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Entiat
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Entiat<4>
    • Granite Falls [Chelan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granite Falls
      • Granite Falls [Chelan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Riverview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granite Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Granite Falls
    • Mansfield [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield
      • Mansfield [Douglas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Riverview Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<4>
    • Manson [Chelan County]
    • Methow [Okanogan County]
    • Okanogan City [Douglas County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okanogan City
      • Okanogan City [Douglas County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Okanogan City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Orondo [Douglas County]
    • Pateros [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pateros
      • Pateros [Okanogan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Riverview Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 721 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pateros
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pateros<4>
    • Virginia City [Okanogan County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Virginia City
      • Virginia City [Okanogan County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the northeast of Riverview Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Virginia City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Waterville [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterville
      • Waterville [Douglas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterville<4>
    • Withrow [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Withrow
      • Withrow [Douglas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Riverview Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Withrow

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 Riverview Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Chelan County.

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

  • Brewster
  • Bridgeport
  • Chelan
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Chelan.
    • Chelan lies less than 2 miles<3> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Riverview Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chelan
  • Entiat
  • Continue List   (5 more) ...
    • Continue List   (5 more)
    • Monse
      • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Monse.
      • Monse lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monse
    • Pateros
    • Waterville
    • Withrow

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Riverview Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Badger Mtn. Cemetery [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Badger Mtn. Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Badger Mtn. Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Badger Mtn. Cemetery lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Badger Mtn. Cemetery
  • Brays Landing Cemetery [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brays Landing Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brays Landing Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Brays Landing Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Riverview Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brays Landing Cemetery
  • Buckingham Cemetery [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Buckingham Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Buckingham Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Buckingham Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Riverview Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buckingham Cemetery
  • Chelan Fraternal Cemetery [Chelan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chelan Fraternal Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Chelan Fraternal Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chelan Fraternal Cemetery
  • Continue List   (7 more) ...
    • Douglas Luthern Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Douglas Luthern Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Douglas Luthern Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Douglas Luthern Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglas Luthern Cemetery
    • Entiat Cemetery [Chelan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Entiat Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Entiat Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Entiat Cemetery lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Entiat Cemetery
    • Fletcher Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fletcher Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fletcher Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Fletcher Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fletcher Cemetery
    • Happy Home Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Happy Home Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Happy Home Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Happy Home Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Happy Home Cemetery
    • Jameson Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Jameson Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Jameson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jameson Cemetery lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jameson Cemetery
    • Orondo Community Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Orondo Community Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Orondo Community Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Orondo Community Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orondo Community Cemetery
    • Waterville Cemetery [Douglas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Waterville Cemetery
      • Waterville Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the south of Riverview Cemetery.
      • Waterville Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Fraternity Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterville Cemetery

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 Riverview Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1525077  (Riverview Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1525077 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: Chelan Falls
    • County: Chelan         Elev: 373
    • Location given for GNIS #1525077 (Riverview Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.83347           Lon: -119.9956244
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Chelan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chelan County: www.co.chelan.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 Chelan, 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 obstructions 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 Riverview Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.8335, Longitude: -119.9956       In this case, the coordinates for the Riverview 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.




 

 

 

 

 


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