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A visit to the Greenville Cemetery ...

The location of the Greenville Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. Without specifying the cemeteries involved, we found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

The Location of the Greenville Cemetery ...

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Greenville Cemetery

The Greenville Cemetery is located in Piscataquis County<2>.

The county seat for Piscataquis County is located in Dover-Foxcroft. Dover-Foxcroft lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the southeast of the Greenville Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Greenville Cemetery

Lat:   45.4534°   (45° 27' 12")

Lon:   -69.5895°   (-69° 35' 22")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Greenville Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

Websites to help with your research ...

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> of the Greenville Cemetery.

  • Abbot [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbot
    • Abbot [Piscataquis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 677 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbot
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbot<4>
  • Beaver Cove [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Cove
    • Beaver Cove [Piscataquis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Greenville Cemetery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 116 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Cove
  • The Forks [Somerset County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Forks
    • The Forks [Somerset County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Greenville Cemetery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35 people
    • The Forks has also been known as:
    • The Forks Plantation
    • Plantation of The Forks
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Forks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Forks<4>
  • Greenville Junction [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville Junction
    • Greenville Junction [Piscataquis County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the west of Greenville Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville Junction
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville Junction<4>
  • Continue List   (15 more) ...
    • Greenville [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
      • Greenville [Piscataquis County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the north of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<4>
    • Guilford [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guilford
      • Guilford [Piscataquis County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,448 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guilford<4>
    • Kingsbury Plantation [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsbury Plantation
      • Kingsbury Plantation [Piscataquis County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsbury Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingsbury Plantation
    • Kokadjo [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kokadjo
      • Kokadjo [Piscataquis County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kokadjo
    • Lower Shirley Corner [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lower Shirley Corner
      • Lower Shirley Corner [Piscataquis County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lower Shirley Corner
    • Monson Junction [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monson Junction
      • Monson Junction [Piscataquis County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monson Junction
    • Monson [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monson
      • Monson [Piscataquis County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monson<4>
    • Rockwood [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
      • Rockwood [Somerset County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood<4>
    • Sangerville [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sangerville
      • Sangerville [Piscataquis County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sangerville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sangerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sangerville<4>
    • Shirley Mills [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shirley Mills
      • Shirley Mills [Piscataquis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shirley Mills
    • Somerset Junction [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset Junction
      • Somerset Junction [Somerset County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset Junction
    • Steadman Landing [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steadman Landing
      • Steadman Landing [Piscataquis County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steadman Landing
    • Upper Shirley Corner [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Upper Shirley Corner
      • Upper Shirley Corner [Piscataquis County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Upper Shirley Corner
    • West Forks Plantation [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Forks Plantation
      • West Forks Plantation [Somerset County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the west of Greenville Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Forks Plantation have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Forks Plantation
    • West Forks [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Forks
      • West Forks [Somerset County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the west of Greenville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Forks have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Forks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Forks<4>

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Greenville Cemetery. The following communities are located in Piscataquis County.

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

  • Guilford
  • Monson
    • Jump to our list of Local Newspapers for Monson.
    • Monson lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Greenville Cemetery.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monson

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 7 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Greenville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Hillside Cemetery [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hillside Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hillside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Hillside Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillside Cemetery
  • Lake Road Cemetery [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lake Road Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Lake Road Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lake Road Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Road Cemetery
  • Monson Cemetery [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Monson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Monson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Monson Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monson Cemetery
  • Riverside Cemetery [Piscataquis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Riverside Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Riverside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Riverside Cemetery lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Greenville Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverside Cemetery
  • Continue List   (3 more) ...
    • St. Josephs Cemetery [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Josephs Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Josephs Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Josephs Cemetery
    • St. Josephs Cemetery [Somerset County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Josephs Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Josephs Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Josephs Cemetery lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Greenville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Josephs Cemetery
    • Shirley Mills Cemetery [Piscataquis County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Shirley Mills Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Shirley Mills Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Shirley Mills Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the south of Greenville Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shirley Mills Cemetery

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually 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 Greenville Cemetery.

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #1910069  (Greenville Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #1910069
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Greenville
    • County: Piscataquis         Elev: 329
    • Location of GNIS #1910069 (Greenville Cemetery)
    • Lat: 45.4533798           Lon: -69.5894989
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #1910069

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Piscataquis County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Piscataquis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Greenville Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.4534, Longitude: -69.5895       In this case, the coordinates for the Greenville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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