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(Kitsap County, Washington)


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Profile for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. 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.

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The Location of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery...

The Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery is located in Kitsap County. The county seat for Kitsap County is located in Port Orchard.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery

Lat:   47.7663°   (47° 45' 58")

Lon:   -122.6844°   (-122° 41' 3")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Kitsap County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Bainbridge Island   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Bremerton   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Edmonds   [Map]
 - Located in Snohomish County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Keyport   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Kingston   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Poulsbo   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Quilcene   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Silverdale   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Suquamish   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Breidablik Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Buena Vista Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Eglon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
First Lutheran Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Kingston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Pearson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Poulsbo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Quilcene Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2149100<4>
 
Seabold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Silverdale Pioneer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery
 
Tracyton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Bainbridge Island   [Map]Keyport   [Map]Quilcene   [Map]
Beaver Valley   [Map]Kingston   [Map]Rolling Bay   [Map]
Bremerton   [Map]Lofall   [Map]Seabeck   [Map]
Brinnon   [Map]Manitou Beach   [Map]Sheridan   [Map]
Edmonds   [Map]Navy Yard City   [Map]Silverdale   [Map]
Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake   [Map]Port Gamble   [Map]Suquamish   [Map]
Hansville   [Map]Port Ludlow   [Map]Tracyton   [Map]
Indianola   [Map]Poulsbo   [Map]Woodway   [Map]

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Washington:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Kitsap County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clallam County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Island County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
King County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mason County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pierce County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
San Juan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Skagit County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Snohomish County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Thurston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Washington:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Washington,     of Kitsap County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Washington
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Washington
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Washington,     of Kitsap County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Washington

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #2605500   (Name of Record: Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Kitsap
Lat: 47.7662971     Lon: -122.684425   [Map]
Map Name: Lofall

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.7663, Longitude: -122.6844     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Vinland Lutheran Church Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from . 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.

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<4>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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