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Los Angeles County

(The County seal was designed by former Supervisor Kenneth Hahn, drawn by Millard Sheets, 

and adopted by the Board of Supervisors January 2, 1957 effective March 1, 1957. It was 

modified by the Board of Supervisors on September 14, 2004)

As a side note, Millard Sheets was the great-grandfather to two of my grandchildren. Peggy.

 

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Visit: Southern California Genealogical Society for lots of good information and a helpful Research team!

SCGS has cemetery directories for purchase or will do lookups for the folowing cemeteries:
Home Of Peace Jewish Cemetery, Los Angeles, California
Evergreen Cemetery Records, Lompoc, California (prior To 1944)
Mountain View Cemetery 1880-1933.  Pasadena/Altadena, California
Rosedale Cemetery, Rosedale, California
Westwood Cemetery, Los Angeles, California
Cemetery Records of Inyo County, California

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Cemetery

Date Submitter
Acton Community Cemetery
Aliso Street
Acton CA 93510
(661) 269-1648
     
Acton Presbyterian Church
P. O. Box 177
Acton, CA 93510
(661) 269-1648
Attn: Rev. Judith Hirsh-Fikejs
     
Agudath Achim Cemetery
1022 S. Downey Rd.
Los Angeles CA 90023
(323) 653-8886

5 Apr 2008
updated
7 Dec 2010 
  Total photos = 11
All Souls Cemetery
4400 Cherry Ave.
Long Beach CA 90807
(562) 424-8601

7 May 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 39
Angeles Abbey Memorial Park
1515 E. Compton Blvd.
Compton CA 90221
(310) 631-1141

21 Jan 2008
updated
20 Jun 2011
  Total photos = 22
Angelus Rosedale Cemetery
1831 West Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90007
(323) 734-3155

21 Jan 2008
updated
19 Dec 2010
  Total records = 337
Total photos = 447

Artesia Cemetery District
11142 Artesia Blvd.
Cerritos, CA  90703
(562) 865-6300

List of CW Vets


25 Jan 2008
updated
25 Aug 2010
16 Jan 2008
Peggy Hooper
Total records = 
Total photos = 
4,745

 

Avalon Cemetery
Santa Catalina Island
Avalon, CA 90704
    Southern California Genealogical Society
Total records = 174
Beth David Cemetery
(see Home of Peace Cemetery, absorbed ca.1950's)
    Redirect
Beth Israel Cemetery
1068 S. Downey Rd.
Los Angeles CA 90023
(213) 653-8886
(323) 962-9652
Attn: Thurston Gordon


18 Apr 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013

  Total photos = 23
Beth Olam Cemetery of Hollywood
900 N. Gower St.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 469-2322
FAX (323) 962-9652


18 Apr 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013

  Total photos = 17
Broadway Cemetery      
Calvary Cemetery
4201 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA
(323) 261-3106

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 336
Chapel of the Pines
1605 S. Catalina
Los Angeles  CA 90006
     
Chinese Cemetery
102 S. Eastern Ave.
Los Angeles CA 90022
(213) 265-3709
     
Chinese Cemetery at Rose Hills
1910 W. Sunset Blvd. #460
Los Angeles, CA 90026-3299
     
Desert Lawn Memorial Park
2200 E. Ave. "S"
Palmdale, CA 93550
(661) 947-7177
     
Doumanian Mutual Aid Cemetery
1424 Masser Pl.
Montebello, CA 90640-3314
     

Downey Cemetery District (partial)

9073 E. Gardendale Street
Downey CA

(562) 904-7246 (City Hall)
The City may have more current data. 
Downey Cemetery District
File sorted by surname
File sorted by grave location


Some Downey Cemetery Updates
(321 files updated 18 Dec 2009)
Check the photo lists, you may find additional names.

A little known publication is the

Downey Eagle that has obits from
Sep 1996 through Mar 2002.


15 Jan 2008
updated
7 May 2008
May 1999
updated
25 Feb 2003

reformatted
Oct 2009
updated
18 Dec 2009

Peggy Hooper
Total records = 3,341
Total photos = 2,901

Tracy & Glenn Morrow
lookups & photos

 

 

Eastern Community Jewish Cemetery at Rose Hills
15270 Woodcrest Dr.
Whittier, CA 90604-3232
Ph  (310) 943-3170
Fax (310) 947-2032
     
Eden Memorial Park
11500 Sepulveda Blvd.
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 361-7161

7 Mar 2009
updated
7 Feb 2013
7 Mar 2009 Bill Mann
Total records = 1.276
Total photos = 1,294
El Campo Santo Cemetery
aka Workman Cemetery
15415 E. Don Julian Road
City of Industry CA
     
El Monte Cemetery aka
Savannah Pioneer Cemetery
(first known as Lexington)
9263 Valley Blvd.
El Monte CA (Rosemead)

16 Jan 2008
  Total photos = 670


Eternal Valley Cemetery
23287 N. Sierra Hwy.
Santa Clarita CA 91321
(805) 259-0800
Attn: Gerri McGovern
     
Evergreen Cemetery
(aka Sunset Cemetery)
204 North Evergreen Ave.
Los Angeles, CA  90033

21 Jan 2008
updated
8 Aug 2011
 

Total photos = 2,048

Evergreen Cemetery
La Verne CA
(see La Verne Cemetery)
    Redirect
Fairmount Cemetery
aka San Felipe Hill
Azusa/Glendora CA
  8 Nov 2002  Penny Dodd
Forest Lawn Covina
21300 Via Verde Dr.
Covina CA 91724
1-800-204-3131

Cemetery Web page
     
Forest Lawn Glendale
1712 S. Glendale Ave.
Glendale CA 91205
1-800-204-3131

Cemetery Web page

21 Jan 2008
updated
20 Jun 2011 
  Total photos = 494
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills
6300 Forest Lawn Dr.
Los Angeles CA 90068
1-800-204-3131

Cemetery Web page

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 197
Forest Lawn Long Beach
(formerly Sunnyside)
1500 San Antonio Dr.
Long Beach CA
1-800-204-3131

Cemetery Web page

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
7 Nov 2002 

Total photos = 43

 

Founders Memorial Cemetery
(Morningside Cemetery/Sylmar Cemetery/Pioneer) 
Foothill Blvd. at Bledsoe St.
Sylmar, CA 
     
Founders Park
(see Mount Olive Cemetery
    Redirect
Friends Cemetery
Pasadena CA
     
Glen Haven Memorial Park
13017 Lopez Canyon Rd.
Sylmar 91242
(818) 899-5211
Latitude: 34.309 Longitude: -118.374


16 Jan 2008
updated
10 Aug 2009

 

Total photos = 17

 

Gold Cross Cemetery 
600 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(213) 469-6349
FAX (213) 962-9652
Attn: Thurston Gordon 
       
Good Shepherd Cemetery
43121 70th St. W.
Lancaster, CA 93536-7505
(805) 722-0887 
       
Grandview Memorial Park
1341 Via Glenwood Rd.
Glendale CA 91201
(818) 242-2697
FAX (818) 242-9438

16 Jan 2008
Jan 2000
updated
9 Nov 2002
Anita Schmidt
Total records = 1,061
Total photos = 1

Also lookup requests from:
scgs@scgsgenealogy.com

Green Hills Memorial Park
(Online location search)
27501 S. Western Ave.
Rancho Palos Verdes CA 90275
(San Pedro CA is the same)
(310) 831-0311
FAX (310) 519-7029
Latitude: 33.773 Longitude: -118.313

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 May 2008
  Total photos = 25

 

Green Lawn Cemetery
Santa Monica CA
     
Harbor View Cemetery
aka San Pedro Cemetery
West 24th Street at Grand Ave.
San Pedro CA 90731

Harbor View Cemetery by South Bay Cities Genealogical Society

10 Aug 2009
updated
27 Aug 2009
  Total photos = 28
Hillside Memorial Park
6001 W Centinela Ave.
Los Angeles, CA  90045
(800) 576-1994

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 52

 

Hollywood Forever Cemetery
6000 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA  90038
(323) 469-1181

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 Dec 2010 
  Total photos = 395
Holy Cross Cemetery
5835 Slauson Ave.
Culver City CA 90230
(323) 776-1855
FAX (323) 568-8241

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 29
Holy Cross Cemetery
444 E. Lexington Ave.
Pomona CA 91766
(909) 627-3602
FAX (909)465-0690
       
Home of Peace
4334 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA  90023
(323) 261-6135

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
15 Mar 2009 Peggy Hooper
Total records = 307
Total photos = 339
Inglewood Park Cemetery
720 E. Florence Ave.
Inglewood CA 90301
Ph  (310) 412-6500
Fax (310) 671-9440

Latitude: 33.968 Longitude: -118.338
Search IPC's database (1974-present)

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013

   Total photos = 1,864

 

 

Joshua Memorial Park
808 East Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(805) 942-8124
     
Lancaster Cemetery
111 E. Lancaster Blvd.
Lancaster, CA 93535
(805) 942-6110
     
La Verne Cemetery
(first known as Evergreen)
3201 B Street
La Verne CA 91750
(909) 593-1415

16 Jan 2008
updated
18 Apr 2008
   Total photos = 5
 
Lexington Cemetery
(see El Monte Cemetery)
    Redirect
Lincoln Memorial Park Cemetery
16701 S. Central Ave.
Carson, CA 90746
(310) 635-7441

17 Apr 2008 
  Total photos = 3
Little Lake Cemetery District
11959 Lakeland Rd.
Santa Fe Springs CA 90670
Latitude: 33.933 Longitude: -118.076
Surnames A-C birth and death dates
Surnames A-C burial location
Surnames A-C birth and death place
Surnames A-C other information
 
Surnames D-H birth and death dates
Surnames D-H burial location
Surnames D-H birth and death place
Surnames D-H other information
 
Surnames I-M birth and death dates
Surnames I-M burial location
Surnames I-M birth and death place
Surnames I-M other information
 
Surnames N-S birth and death dates
Surnames N-S burial location
Surnames N-S birth and death place
Surnames N-S other information
 
Surnames T-Z birth and death dates
Surnames T-Z burial location
Surnames T-Z birth and death place
Surnames T-Z other information

16 Jan 2008
updated
13 May 2008
May 1999
updated
5 Apr 2008
Glenn & Tracy Morrow

Total records = 5,916
Total photos = 3,230

 

Live Oak Memorial Cemetery
200 E. Duarte Rd.
Monrovia CA 91016
(626) 359-5311
FAX (626) 357-0013
     
Long Beach Municipal Cemetery
1151 E. Willow Street
Long Beach CA 90806
(562) 570-6773

17 Apr 2008
updated
2 Sep 2009 
  Peggy Hooper
Record lookups through 1920
Total photos = 204
Los Angeles City Cemetery
(aka) Protestant Cemetery, Fort Moore Hill Cemetery, Fort Hill Cemetery, and simply “the cemetery on the hill.” 
History of the Cemetery
Chronological Listing of Interments
Other recorded burials (abt 50)
Lots of good info on SCGS web site!
    Southern California Genealogical Society
Total records = abt 845

 

Los Angeles County Crematorium Cemetery
Also known as: Los Angeles County Crematory

3301 E. 1st Street
Boyle Heights, CA 90063
Phone: (323) 268-5111
Latitude: 34.03760, Longitude: -118.19570

12 Mar 2013
updated
2
1 Mar 2013
  Total photos = 29
Los Angeles National Cemetery
aka Sawtelle Soldier’s Cemetery
950 South Sepulveda Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Phone: (310) 268-4675 or 4494
FAX: (310) 268-3257 

21 Jan 2008
updated
2010
18 Jul 2006  Total photos = 826 
Mission Hill Cemetery
San Fernando CA
     
Mitchell Cemetery
Santa Clarita CA
A bit of history
 
2 Feb 2009
2 Feb 2009 Terry Van Essen
Total records = 22
Total photos = 21
Morningside Cemetery
(see Founders Memorial Cemetery)
    Redirect
Mount Carmel Cemetery
6501 E. Gage Ave.
City of Commerce CA 90040
(323) 653-8886
 
9 Feb 2009
updated
21 Dec 2009 
  Total photos = 3

 

Mount Olive Cemetery, Tombstones removed, now "Founders Park" Whittier, CA. Whittier Historical Society & Museum, Denzil Heaney, Archivist Coordinator. (This museum has a listing of all burials at Mount Olive Cemetery/Founders Park 
6755 Newlin Ave.
Whittier, Ca. 90601
(562)945-3871 
Fax is:(562)945-9106 (offsite link)
 
 
   

 

Mount Olive Memorial Park
7231 E. Slauson Ave.
City of Commerce CA 90040
(323) 721-4729

19 Dec 2010
  Total photos = 6
Mount Sinai Memorial Park
5950 Forest Lawn Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90068
(213) 469-6000
FAX (213) 469-2372

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
 

Total photos = 23

Mount Zion Cemetery
1030 S. Downey Rd.
Los Angeles CA 90068
(213) 852-1234

17 Apr 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 19
Mountain View Cemetery
(Pasadena Cemetery Association)
2400 N. Fair Oaks Ave.
Altadena CA 91001
(626) 794-7133
FAX (626) 794-2080

21 Jan 2008
updated
18 Apr 2008

 

Total photos = 6,254 

 

Oak Park Cemetery
410 S. Sycamore Ave.
Claremont CA 91711
(909) 399-5487

 7 May 2008
 

Total photos = 34

 

Oakdale Memorial Park
1401 S. Grand Ave.
Glendora CA 91740
Latitude: 34.112 Longitude: -117.876

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
  Total photos = 8
Oakwood Memorial Park
22601 Lassen Street
Chatsworth CA 91311
(818) 341-0344
FAX (818) 341-6499

17 Apr 2008
   Total photos = 25 
Odd Fellows Cemetery
3640 Whittier Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90023
(323) 261-6156

21 Jan 2008
updated
21 Dec 2009
  Total photos = 380
Olive Grove Cemetery
10135 S. Painter Ave.
Santa Fe Springs CA
   29 Jan 2008 Glenn & Tracy Morrow
Total records = 123
Total photos = 
Olive Lawn Memorial Park
13926 La Mirada Blvd.
La Mirada CA 90638
562-943-1718
     
Pacific Crest Cemetery
2701 182nd Street
Redondo Beach CA 90278
310-370-5891

16 Jan 2008
updated
21 Dec 2009
  Total photos = 33

 

Palmdale Cemetery
20th Street E
Palmdale CA 93550
     
Palomares Cemetery
N. Towne Ave.
Pomona CA 91767
This is the only headstone still standing in Palomares Cemetery. It is now closed to the public. This headstone was upside down on a driveway about 5 feet inside the gate. Also attached is a memorial with all those buried there listed. It is too far away from the fence to read clearly. 
Glenn Morrow 21 Feb 2007
      

 

Paradise Memorial Park
11541 E. Florence Ave.
Santa Fe Springs, CA
90670-4356
(562) 864-7316

21 Jan 2008
  Total photos = 4
Park Lawn Memorial Park
6555 E. Gage Ave.
City of Commerce (Los Angeles) CA 90040
562-806-0660

17 Apr 2008
updated
9 Feb 2009
   Total photos = 81
Pierce Bros. Valhalla Cemetery
10621 Victory Blvd.
Burbank CA 91505
(818) 763-9121

23 Jan 2008
updated
17 Apr 2008
 

Total photos = 94

Pierce Bros. Valley Oaks Memorial Park
5600 Lindero Canyon Rd.
Westlake Village CA 91362
(800) 522-4875

17 Apr 2008
updated
23 Sep 2010
 

 

Total photos = 54
Pierce Bros. Westwood Village Memorial Park
1218 Glendon Ave.
Westwood (Los Angeles) CA 90024
(310) 474-1579
FAX (310) 474-0917

21 Jan 2008
updated
7 May 2008
  Total photos = 55
Pioneer Cemetery/Morningside Cemetery/Sylmar Cemetery
(see Founders Memorial Cemetery)
Foothill Blvd. at Bledsoe St.
Sylmar CA 
    Redirect
Pomona Valley Memorial Park
502 E. Franklin Ave.
Pomona, CA  91766  
(909) 622-2029
   

 

Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery
2161 Fullerton Rd.
Rowland Heights CA 91748
(626) 964-1291

21 Jan 2008
updated
23 Sep 2010
 
  Total photos = 4
Resurrection Catholic Cemetery
966 N. Potrero Grande Dr.
Montebello CA 90640
(323) 887-2024

Cemetery Web Page


21 Jan 2008
updated
21 Dec 2009

 

Total photos = 4

Roosevelt Memorial Park
18255 S. Vermont Ave.
Gardena CA 90248
323-321-0482

18 Apr 2008
updated
8 Aug 2011
  Total photos = 219
Rosedale see Angelus Rosedale     Redirect
Rose of Sharon Cemetery
(Part of Forest Lawn-Long Beach)
1500 E. San Antonio Dr.
Long Beach 90807
(800) 204-3131
     
Rose Hills Memorial Park
3888 S. Workman Mill Road
Whittier CA 90601
(562) 699-0921
Latitude: 34.016
Longitude: -118.039
Online Grave Location Search with over 500,000 entries! Click on "Grave Location Search" when you get there.

16 Jan 2008
updated
7 Feb 2013
 

Total photos = 355

Norma Schumow
lookups & photos

Ruiz/Perea Cemetery
San Francisquito Canyon CA
        
Russell Cemetery now part of Pierce Bros. Valley Oaks Memorial Park        
Russian Molotan Christian Cemetery
(see Mount Olive Memorial Park)
        
San Fernando Mission Cemetery at the San Fernando Mission
11160 Stranwood Ave.
Mission Hills, CA 91345
(818) 361-7387
     
San Felipe Hill
(see Fairmount Cemetery)
      Redirect
San Fernando Pioneer Memorial Cemetery
Sylmar CA
  link added
18 Jun 2006
San Fernando Valley Historical Society
Total records = 593
San Gabriel Cemetery
601 W. Roses Rd.
San Gabriel CA 91775

23 Jan 2008
updated
18 Apr 2008
 

Total photos = 495

 

San Gabriel Mission Cemetery
537 W. Mission Dr.
San Gabriel CA 91775

23 Jan 2008
  Total photos = 162
San Pedro Cemetery
(see Harbor View Cemetery)
    Redirect
Savannah Pioneer Cemetery
(see El Monte Cemetery)
    Redirect
Sawtelle Soldier's Cemetery
(see Los Angeles National Cemetery)
    Redirect
Serbian United Benevolent Society
4355 E. 2nd Street
Los Angeles CA 90022
     
Sholom Memorial Park
13017 Lopez Canyon Rd.
Los Angeles CA 91342
     
Sierra Madre Pioneer Cemetery
553 Sierra Madre Blvd.
Sierra Madre CA 91024

23 Jan 2008 
  Total photos = 149
Spadra Cemetery
231 W. 10th St.
Claremont, CA 91711
     
Sunnyside Cemetery
1095 E. Willow Street
Long Beach CA 90806
(562) 595-9392 or
(562) 426-5158

Mike Minor Office Manager will do lookups

21 Jan 2008
updated
3 Sep 2009
  
 



Peggy Hooper
Record lookups through 1920
Total photos = 188

Sunset Cemetery
(see Evergreen Cemetery)
    Redirect
Sylmar Cemetery
(see Founders Memorial Cemetery) 
     Redirect
Verdugo Hills Cemetery
7000 Parson's Trail
Tujunga, CA 91042
     
Villa Street Friends Cemetery
Villa Street & Oakland Ave.
Los Angeles CA (Pasadena)
     
Western Memorial
401 S. Prairie Ave.
Inglewood, CA 90301-5001
(310) 412-6850 
     
Westwood Memorial Park (same as)
Westwood Village Memorial Park
see Pierce Bros Westwood Village Memorial Park
     Redirect
Wilmington Cemetery
605 East O Street
Wilmington CA 90744
(310) 834-4442


21 Jan 2008
updated
2 Sep 2009
 

Total photos = 48

Peggy Hooper
Record lookups through 1920

Woodlawn Memorial Park
1715 W. Greenleaf Blvd.
Compton CA 90220

21 Jan 2008
updated
17 Apr 2008
  Total photos = 256
Woodlawn Cemetery
1847 14th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 450-0781

17 Apr 2008
updated
9 Feb 2009
 

Total photos = 15

Workman Cemetery
(see El Campo Santo Cemetery)
    Redirect
Young Israel Cemetery
13622 Curtis & King Rd
Norwalk CA 90650
(213) 653-8886

20 Jun 2011
  Total photos = 3
Unknown cemetery locations
Unknown cemetery text (please read)
Frank Preissler

30 Sep 2009
Total photos = 8