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A visit to the Saint Josephs Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Josephs 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 St. Josephs Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the St. Josephs Cemetery

The St. Josephs Cemetery is located in Spokane County<2>.

The county seat for Spokane County is located in Spokane. Spokane lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of the St. Josephs Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Josephs Cemetery

Lat:   47.6996°   (47° 41' 58")

Lon:   -117.1644°   (-117° 9' 51")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Josephs 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 start 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 St. Josephs Cemetery:

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> of the St. Josephs Cemetery.

  • Dishman [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dishman
    • Dishman [Spokane County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Josephs Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dishman have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dishman
  • Green Bluff [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Bluff
    • Green Bluff [Spokane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Josephs Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Bluff
  • Greenacres [Spokane County]
  • Hauser [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hauser
    • Hauser [Kootenai County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northeast of St. Josephs Cemetery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 726 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hauser have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hauser
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hauser<4>
  • Continue List   (17 more) ...
    • Hillyard [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillyard
      • Hillyard [Spokane County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillyard
    • Irwin [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irwin
      • Irwin [Spokane County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irwin
    • Liberty Lake [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Lake
      • Liberty Lake [Spokane County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2015: 8,906 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty Lake<4>
    • Mead [Spokane County]
    • Mica [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mica
      • Mica [Spokane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mica
    • Millwood [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millwood
      • Millwood [Spokane County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,801 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millwood
    • Newman Lake [Spokane County]
    • Opportunity [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opportunity
      • Opportunity [Spokane County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opportunity
    • Otis Orchards-East Farms [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otis Orchards-East Farms
      • Otis Orchards-East Farms [Spokane County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Otis Orchards-East Farms
    • Otis Orchards [Spokane County]
    • Peone [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peone
      • Peone [Spokane County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peone
    • Post Falls [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Post Falls
      • Post Falls [Kootenai County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38,933 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Post Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Post Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Post Falls<4>
    • Spokane Valley [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spokane Valley
      • Spokane Valley [Spokane County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 102,893 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spokane Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spokane Valley<4>
    • State Line Village [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for State Line Village
      • State Line Village [Kootenai County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for State Line Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on State Line Village
    • State Line [Kootenai County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for State Line
      • State Line [Kootenai County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 49 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for State Line have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on State Line
    • Trentwood [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trentwood
      • Trentwood [Spokane County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trentwood
    • Veradale [Spokane County]

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 St. Josephs Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Spokane County.

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Josephs Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Englewood Cemetery [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Englewood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Englewood Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Englewood Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of St. Josephs Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Englewood Cemetery
  • Evergreen Cemetery [Kootenai County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
    • Evergreen Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of St. Josephs Cemetery.
    • Evergreen Cemetery has also been known as:
    • Post Falls Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Cemetery
  • Evergreen Cemetery [Spokane 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.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Evergreen Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of St. Josephs Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Cemetery
  • Holy Cross Cemetery [Spokane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holy Cross Cemetery
    • The Holy Cross Cemetery is a very large cemetery that is located in Spokane.To be more accurate, Holy Cross Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Cross Cemetery
    • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #76857<5>
  • Continue List   (10 more) ...
    • Mica Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mica Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mica Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mica Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of St. Josephs Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mica Cemetery
    • Mica Creek Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mica Creek Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mica Creek Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mica Creek Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of St. Josephs Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mica Creek Cemetery
    • Moran Cemetery [Spokane County]
    • Mt. St. Michael Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. St. Michael Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. St. Michael Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. St. Michael Cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. St. Michael Cemetery
    • Orchard Prairie Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Orchard Prairie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Orchard Prairie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Orchard Prairie Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchard Prairie Cemetery
    • Peone Cemetery [Spokane County]
    • Pleasant Prairie Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pleasant Prairie Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pleasant Prairie Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Prairie Cemetery
    • Saltese Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Saltese Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Saltese Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saltese Cemetery
    • Spokane Evergreen Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Spokane Evergreen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Spokane Evergreen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Spokane Evergreen Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of St. Josephs Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spokane Evergreen Cemetery
    • The Pines Cemetery [Spokane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the The Pines Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the The Pines Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Pines 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 St. Josephs Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1508022  (Saint Josephs Cemetery)
    • Note: GNIS record #1508022 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: Greenacres
    • County: Spokane         Elev: 633
    • Location given for GNIS #1508022 (Saint Josephs Cemetery)
    • Lat: 47.699619           Lon: -117.1643723
    • Open a Google Map centered on the above location.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Washington

About Spokane County

About Washington

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Spokane County: www.spokanecounty.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 Spokane, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Josephs Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.6996, Longitude: -117.1644       In this case, the coordinates for the St. Josephs 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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