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The location of Bellevue Cemetery









A visit to the Bellevue Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

The Massachusetts Historical Commission (MHC) has a MACRIS<1> database entry for the Bellevue Cemetery (MACRIS ID #ADA.801). Once on the MACRIS page, look for the dark blue INV icon on the line 'Inventory Number: ADA.801'. Click on this link to open a PDF document with more detailed information contained on scanned documents.

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Bellevue Cemetery ...

The Bellevue Cemetery is located in Berkshire County. The county seat for Berkshire County is located in Pittsfield.

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

Lat:   42.6029°   (42° 36' 10")

Lon:   -73.1242°   (-73° 7' 27")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Bellevue Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2448431<4>
 
Advent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #90747
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #NAM.800
 
Allis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Ashuelot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2210307
 
Blackinton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2347166
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #NAM.801
 
Bloedel Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Brier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2510407
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #CLA.801
 
Clarksburg Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #90882
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #CLA.803
 
East Main Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #DAL.801
 
Eastlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #90936
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.804
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #DAL.802
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #HAN.806
 
Gates Ave. Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2450354
 
Hancock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #91099
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #NAM.804
 
Houghton Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County (VT)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104071
 
Lanesborough Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Love of Peace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Maple Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #ADA.803
 
Martin Tower Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2388300
 
Millard Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County (VT)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104124
 
New Ashford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
New State Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
New State Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Reuben Jepson Farm Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County (VT)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
School Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2358835
 
Shaw Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Southlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.801
 
Southview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Talcott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
The Tomb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Westlawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1627188
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.806
 
Williams College Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #90887
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.805

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Bellevue Cemetery.

Adams   [Map]     North Adams   [Map]    
Arnoldville   [Map]     Pittsfield   [Map]    
Berkshire   [Map]     Plainfield   [Map]    
Berlin (NY)   [Map]     Pownal (VT)   [Map]    
Charlemont   [Map]     Rowe   [Map]    
Cheshire   [Map]     Savoy   [Map]    
Clarksburg   [Map]     Stamford (VT)   [Map]    
Dalton   [Map]     Stamford (VT)   [Map]    
Drury   [Map]     Town Crest Village   [Map]    
Florida   [Map]     Williamstown   [Map]    
Hinsdale   [Map]     Windsor   [Map]    
Monroe Bridge   [Map]      

For the full list with details, please visit our 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 Bellevue Cemetery. The following communities are located in Berkshire County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Bellevue Cemetery.

Adams   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
North Adams   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Pittsfield   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bellevue Cemetery
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bellevue Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 all and free to view - you should note 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 Bellevue Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Massachusetts:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Berkshire County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Hartford County (CT):     Cyndi's
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Litchfield County (CT):     Cyndi's
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Essex County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Hampden County:     Cyndi's
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Worcester County:     Cyndi's
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Cheshire County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Albany County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Columbia County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Dutchess County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Rensselaer County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Saratoga County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Schenectady County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Bennington County (VT):     Cyndi's
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Franklin County (VT):     Cyndi's
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Rutland County (VT):     Cyndi's
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Windham County (VT):     Cyndi's
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Windsor County (VT):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Massachusetts:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Bellevue 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 Bellevue Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #598740   (Name of Record: Bellevue Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Berkshire
Lat: 42.6028609     Lon: -73.1231583   [Map]
Elev: 306         Map Name: Windsor

Referenced MACRIS Record:  MACRIS ID #ADA.801

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Massachusetts

About Berkshire County

About Massachusetts

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Massachusetts: https://www.mass.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The Massachusetts Historical Commission (MHC) has created and maintains a database of historic properties that is called MACRIS (for the Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System). More information about the MHC and MACRIS can be found on their website: mhc-macris.net.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bellevue Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6029, Longitude: -73.1242     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. 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 gone without an obvious trace.

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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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