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A visit to the Ruby Cemetery ...

The location of the Ruby 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 Ruby Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Ruby Cemetery

The Ruby Cemetery is located in Okanogan County<2>.

The county seat for Okanogan County is located in Okanogan. Okanogan lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south southeast of the Ruby Cemetery .

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

Lat:   48.5085°   (48° 30' 30")

Lon:   -119.7234°   (-119° 43' 24")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Ruby 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 first visit 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 Ruby Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 14 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Ruby Cemetery.

  • Carlton [Okanogan County]
  • Conconully [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conconully
    • Conconully [Okanogan County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Ruby Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conconully
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conconully<4>
  • Loomis [Okanogan County]
  • Malott [Okanogan County]
  • Continue List   (10 more) ...
    • Monse [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monse
      • Monse [Okanogan County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the south of Ruby Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monse
    • North Omak [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Omak
      • North Omak [Okanogan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Ruby Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Omak have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Omak
    • Okanogan [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okanogan
      • Okanogan [Okanogan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,607 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okanogan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okanogan<4>
    • Omak [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omak
      • Omak [Okanogan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Omak<4>
    • Riverside [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverside
      • Riverside [Okanogan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 274 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside
    • Ruby [Okanogan County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ruby
      • Ruby [Okanogan County] was located less than 2 miles<3> to the south of Ruby Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruby have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Synarep [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Synarep
      • Synarep [Okanogan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Ruby Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Synarep
    • Tonasket [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tonasket
      • Tonasket [Okanogan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,131 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tonasket
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tonasket<4>
    • Twisp [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Twisp
      • Twisp [Okanogan County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 988 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Twisp
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Twisp<4>
    • Winthrop [Okanogan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winthrop
      • Winthrop [Okanogan County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the west of Ruby Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 492 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winthrop
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winthrop<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 Ruby Cemetery. The following communities are located in Okanogan County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Okanogan County.

  • Chiliwist Cemetery [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Chiliwist Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Chiliwist Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Chiliwist Cemetery lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chiliwist Cemetery
  • Clover Cemetery [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Clover Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Clover Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Clover Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover Cemetery
  • Okanogan Cemetery [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Okanogan Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Okanogan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Okanogan Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okanogan Cemetery
  • Okanogan Memorial Gardens [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Okanogan Memorial Gardens
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Okanogan Memorial Gardens have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Okanogan Memorial Gardens lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okanogan Memorial Gardens
  • Omak Memorial Cemetery [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Omak Memorial Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Omak Memorial Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Omak Memorial Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omak Memorial Cemetery
  • Riverview Cemetery [Okanogan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverview Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Riverview Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Riverview Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Ruby Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverview 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 Ruby Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1529102  (Ruby Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1529102 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: Conconully East
    • County: Okanogan         Elev: 633
    • Location given for GNIS #1529102 (Ruby Cemetery)
    • Lat: 48.5084826           Lon: -119.7233969
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Okanogan County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Okanogan County: www.okanogancounty.org/

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 Okanogan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ruby Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5085, Longitude: -119.7234       In this case, the coordinates for the Ruby 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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