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Our Genealogy Helper for Quakertown ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Quakertown (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Quakertown. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the southeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the south.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the south contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Quakertown is located in New London County.

To see how the shape of Connecticut's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of New London County: Hartford, Middlesex, Tolland, Windham, Kent (RI) & Washington (RI).

Below are the counties that are near Quakertown. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Quakertown:

  • New London County     (The home county of Quakertown)
    • Ledyard [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ledyard
      • Ledyard [New London County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,621 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ledyard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledyard
    • Old Mystic [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Mystic
      • Old Mystic [New London County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Mystic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Mystic<3>
    • Allyn Point [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allyn Point
      • Allyn Point [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allyn Point
    • Groton [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
      • Groton [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 38,436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
    • Poquonock Bridge [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquonock Bridge
      • Poquonock Bridge [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquonock Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquonock Bridge
    • West Mystic [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mystic
      • West Mystic [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mystic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mystic<3>
    • Mystic [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mystic
      • Mystic [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mystic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mystic<3>
    • Conning Towers-Nautilus Park [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conning Towers-Nautilus Park
      • Conning Towers-Nautilus Park [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conning Towers-Nautilus Park
    • Long Hill [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Hill
      • Long Hill [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Hill
    • Gales Ferry [New London County]
    • Noank [New London County]
    • Pequot Village [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pequot Village
      • Pequot Village [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pequot Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pequot Village
    • Quaker Hill [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quaker Hill
      • Quaker Hill [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quaker Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quaker Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quaker Hill<3>
  • Hartford County
    • Marlborough [Hartford County]
    • Terramuggus [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terramuggus
      • Terramuggus [Hartford County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terramuggus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terramuggus
    • Marlborough [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marlborough
      • Marlborough [Hartford County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marlborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marlborough
    • East Glastonbury [Hartford County]
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glastonbury
      • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,482 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
    • South Glastonbury [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Glastonbury
      • South Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Glastonbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Glastonbury<3>
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Manchester has also been known as:
      • Central Manchester
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<3>
    • Glastonbury [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glastonbury
      • Glastonbury [Hartford County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glastonbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glastonbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glastonbury<3>
    • Rocky Hill [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Hill
      • Rocky Hill [Hartford County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Hill
    • Rocky Hill [Hartford County]
    • East Hartford [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Hartford
      • East Hartford [Hartford County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 49,872 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Hartford
    • East Berlin [Hartford County]
  • Middlesex County
    • Crowley Corner [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowley Corner
      • Crowley Corner [Middlesex County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crowley Corner
    • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Saybrook
      • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Saybrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Saybrook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Saybrook<3>
    • East Haddam [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Haddam
      • East Haddam [Middlesex County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,997 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Haddam have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Haddam
    • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Saybrook
      • Old Saybrook [Middlesex County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Saybrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Saybrook
    • Centerbrook [Middlesex County]
    • Essex [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Essex
      • Essex [Middlesex County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Essex have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Essex
    • Essex [Middlesex County]
    • Plum Bank Beach [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plum Bank Beach
      • Plum Bank Beach [Middlesex County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plum Bank Beach
    • Saybrook Manor [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saybrook Manor
      • Saybrook Manor [Middlesex County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saybrook Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saybrook Manor
    • Deep River [Middlesex County]
    • Ivoryton [Middlesex County]
    • Chester [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<3>
    • Deep River [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deep River
      • Deep River [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,443 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deep River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deep River
  • New Haven County
    • Madison [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
      • Madison [New Haven County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,030 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Madison [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
      • Madison [New Haven County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<3>
    • Guilford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guilford
      • Guilford [New Haven County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilford
    • Guilford [New Haven County]
    • North Branford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Branford
      • North Branford [New Haven County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Branford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Branford
    • North Branford [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Branford
      • North Branford [New Haven County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Branford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Branford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Branford<3>
    • Northford [New Haven County]
  • Tolland County
    • Amston [Tolland County]
    • Turnerville [Tolland County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Turnerville
      • Turnerville [Tolland County] was located 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: We haven't been able to verify our GPS coordinates for Turnerville. Although the coordinates have been estimated, they should be in the vicinity.<4>
    • Columbia [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
      • Columbia [Tolland County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,379 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Conantville [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conantville
      • Conantville [Tolland County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conantville
    • Columbia [Tolland County]
    • Hebron [Tolland County]
    • Hebron [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hebron
      • Hebron [Tolland County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hebron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hebron
    • Mansfield Center [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield Center
      • Mansfield Center [Tolland County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield Center
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield Center<3>
    • Mansfield City [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield City
      • Mansfield City [Tolland County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield City
    • Gilead [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilead
      • Gilead [Tolland County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilead
    • Mansfield [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mansfield
      • Mansfield [Tolland County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,487 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<3>
    • Andover [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andover
      • Andover [Tolland County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andover
    • Andover [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andover
      • Andover [Tolland County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andover<3>
  • Windham County
    • Plainfield Village [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield Village
      • Plainfield Village [Windham County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield Village
    • Canterbury [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canterbury
      • Canterbury [Windham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Canterbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canterbury
    • Canterbury [Windham County]
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
    • Plainfield [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainfield
      • Plainfield [Windham County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainfield
    • Scotland [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotland
      • Scotland [Windham County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,672 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotland
    • Scotland [Windham County]
    • South Windham [Windham County]
    • Moosup [Windham County]
    • Windham [Windham County]
    • Almyville [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Almyville
      • Almyville [Windham County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Almyville
    • Central Village [Windham County]
    • Oneco [Windham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oneco
      • Oneco [Windham County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oneco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oneco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oneco<3>
  • Suffolk County (NY)
    • Fishers Island [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishers Island
      • Fishers Island [Suffolk County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishers Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishers Island
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fishers Island<3>
    • Southold [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southold
      • Southold [Suffolk County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,170 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southold have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southold
    • Orient [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orient
      • Orient [Suffolk County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orient have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orient
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orient<3>
    • Ditch Plains [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ditch Plains
      • Ditch Plains [Suffolk County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ditch Plains
    • Montauk [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montauk
      • Montauk [Suffolk County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montauk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montauk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montauk<3>
    • East Hampton [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Hampton
      • East Hampton [Suffolk County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Hampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Hampton
    • East Marion [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Marion
      • East Marion [Suffolk County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Marion<3>
    • Napeague [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Napeague
      • Napeague [Suffolk County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Napeague have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Napeague
    • Alberts Landing [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberts Landing
      • Alberts Landing [Suffolk County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberts Landing
    • Dering Harbor [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dering Harbor
      • Dering Harbor [Suffolk County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dering Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dering Harbor
    • Greenport [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenport
      • Greenport [Suffolk County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,231 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenport<3>
    • Shelter Island Heights [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelter Island Heights
      • Shelter Island Heights [Suffolk County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelter Island Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shelter Island [Suffolk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelter Island
      • Shelter Island [Suffolk County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelter Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelter Island
  • Kent County (RI)
    • Greene [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greene
      • Greene [Kent County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • Rice City [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rice City
      • Rice City [Kent County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rice City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gortons Corner [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gortons Corner
      • Gortons Corner [Kent County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • Kitts Corner [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kitts Corner
      • Kitts Corner [Kent County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • West Greenwich [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Greenwich
      • West Greenwich [Kent County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,387 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Coventry [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coventry
      • Coventry [Kent County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,819 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coventry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Shippee Corner [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shippee Corner
      • Shippee Corner [Kent County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • East Greenwich [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Greenwich
      • East Greenwich [Kent County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,120 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Greenwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • West Warwick [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Warwick
      • West Warwick [Kent County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Warwick [Kent County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warwick
      • Warwick [Kent County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 81,004 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warwick
  • Newport County (RI)
    • Jamestown [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Newport County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,498 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Newport [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
      • Newport [Newport County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,334 people
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    • Middletown [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Newport County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,888 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Portsmouth [Newport County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portsmouth
      • Portsmouth [Newport County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portsmouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portsmouth
  • Providence County (RI)
    • Clayville [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayville
      • Clayville [Providence County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayville
    • Foster [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foster
      • Foster [Providence County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,745 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foster
    • Scituate [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scituate
      • Scituate [Providence County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,730 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scituate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Johnston [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnston
      • Johnston [Providence County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,471 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Burrillville [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burrillville
      • Burrillville [Providence County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,854 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burrillville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burrillville
    • Cranston [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cranston
      • Cranston [Providence County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 81,456 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cranston
    • Glocester [Providence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glocester
      • Glocester [Providence County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,323 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glocester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glocester
  • Washington County (RI)
    • Westerly [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westerly
      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,381 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerly
    • Westerly [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westerly
      • Westerly [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westerly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westerly
    • Avondale [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avondale
      • Avondale [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avondale
    • Ashaway [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashaway
      • Ashaway [Washington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
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    • Hopkinton [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopkinton
      • Hopkinton [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,060 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopkinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopkinton
    • Hopkinton [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopkinton
      • Hopkinton [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
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    • Bradford [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradford
      • Bradford [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
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    • Langworthy Corner [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langworthy Corner
      • Langworthy Corner [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
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    • Canonchet [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canonchet
      • Canonchet [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canonchet
    • Alton [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alton
      • Alton [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alton
    • Moscow [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
      • Moscow [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • Hope Valley [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hope Valley
      • Hope Valley [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Quakertown
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    • Charlestown [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlestown
      • Charlestown [Washington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,826 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlestown

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Quakertown, see our County-by-County Page for Quakertown.

Newspapers Published in Quakertown ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 45 newspapers that have been published in the area around Quakertown.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Quakertown, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Quakertown.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Quakertown:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Connecticut
    • Stories from New York
    • Stories from Rhode Island

Cemeteries Near Quakertown ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Quakertown.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Quakertown covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Quakertown Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Quakertown Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Quakertown Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quakertown Cemetery
  • Roach Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Roach Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Roach Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roach Cemetery
  • Ledyard Center Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ledyard Center Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ledyard Center Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledyard Center Cemetery
  • Gallup Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gallup Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gallup Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallup Cemetery
  • Morgan Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Morgan Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Morgan Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morgan Cemetery
  • Turner Cemetery
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    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Turner Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turner Cemetery
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    • Allen Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Allen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Allen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen Cemetery
    • Lester Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lester Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lester Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lester Cemetery
    • Toll Gate Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Toll Gate Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Toll Gate Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toll Gate Cemetery
    • Fishtown Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fishtown Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fishtown Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishtown Cemetery
    • Fish Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fish Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fish Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fish Cemetery
    • Elm Grove Cemetery
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      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Elm Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elm Grove Cemetery
    • Gallup Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gallup Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gallup Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallup Cemetery
    • Thomas Main Cemetery
    • Avery Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Avery Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Avery Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avery Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find Quakertown in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Quakertown.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Quakertown, with the one closest to Quakertown listed first.

  • Old Mystic [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Old Mystic
    • Old Mystic [New London County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Quakertown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Old Mystic had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Old Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old Mystic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Old Mystic<3>
  • Poquonock Bridge [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquonock Bridge
    • Poquonock Bridge [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 127 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Poquonock Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquonock Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquonock Bridge
  • West Mystic [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mystic
    • West Mystic [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, West Mystic had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mystic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mystic<3>
  • Mystic [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mystic
    • Mystic [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Quakertown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,525 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Mystic had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mystic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mystic<3>
  • Allyn Point [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allyn Point
    • Allyn Point [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Allyn Point had railroad service and no post office
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allyn Point
  • Gales Ferry [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gales Ferry
    • Gales Ferry [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 62 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Gales Ferry had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gales Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gales Ferry<3>
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    • Noank [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noank
      • Noank [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 750 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Noank had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noank
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Noank<3>
    • Poquetanuck [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poquetanuck
      • Poquetanuck [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 148 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Poquetanuck had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poquetanuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poquetanuck
    • Shewville [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shewville
      • Shewville [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the north of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Shewville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shewville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shewville
    • Massapeag [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Massapeag
      • Massapeag [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 250 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Massapeag had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Massapeag have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Massapeag
    • Uncasville [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uncasville
      • Uncasville [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 300 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Uncasville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uncasville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uncasville<3>
    • Quaker Hill [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quaker Hill
      • Quaker Hill [New London County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Quakertown
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Quaker Hill had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quaker Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quaker Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quaker Hill<3>
    • New London [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New London
      • New London [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 13,757 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26,858 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, New London had a post office and railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<3>
    • Groton [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
      • Groton [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,000 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,911 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Groton had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groton<3>
    • North Stonington [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Stonington
      • North Stonington [New London County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the east of Quakertown
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 200 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, North Stonington had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Stonington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Stonington<3>

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Quakertown. See our List of 1890's Communities around Quakertown.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Quakertown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Quakertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4101, Longitude: -72.0042       In this case, the coordinates for Quakertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Quakertown, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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