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(Grafton County, New Hampshire)


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The location of Pettyboro District Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Pettyboro District Cemetery ...

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

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

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The Location of the Pettyboro District Cemetery...

The Pettyboro District Cemetery is located in Grafton County. The county seat for Grafton County is located in Woodsville.

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

Lat:   44.2040°   (44° 12' 14")

Lon:   -71.9620°   (-71° 57' 43")

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pettyboro District Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Grafton County.

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

Haverhill   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Lisbon   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Littleton   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Wells River   [Map]
 - Located in Orange County (VT)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Woodsville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pettyboro District Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abbot Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Bath Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Blue Mountain Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Boltonville Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Orange County (VT)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Carbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Center Haverhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Grove Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Hamm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Horse Meadow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Locke Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2354169<5>
 
McIndoes Falls Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Mills Memorial Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Orange County (VT)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Monroe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Moulton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
North Haverhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
North Monroe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Pinehurst Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Pond Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103103
 
Stevens Cemetery (VT)   [Map]
 - Located in Caledonia County (VT)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Sunny Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery
 
Swiftwater District Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Pettyboro District Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Pettyboro District Cemetery.

Barnet (VT)   [Map]Lisbon   [Map]Ryegate (VT)   [Map]
Bradford (VT)   [Map]Littleton   [Map]Saint Johnsbury (VT)   [Map]
Bradford (VT)   [Map]Maplewood   [Map]Topsham (VT)   [Map]
Franconia   [Map]McIndoe Falls (VT)   [Map]Upper Village   [Map]
Greenbank Hollow (VT)   [Map]Newbury (VT)   [Map]Waterford (VT)   [Map]
Groton (VT)   [Map]Newbury (VT)   [Map]Wells River (VT)   [Map]
Haverhill   [Map]Peacham (VT)   [Map]West Newbury (VT)   [Map]

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

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

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

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

For pages that are specific to New Hampshire:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Grafton County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Oxford County (ME):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Belknap County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Carroll County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coos County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Merrimack County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Addison County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caledonia County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chittenden County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Essex County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamoille County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orange County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orleans County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Washington County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Windham County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Windsor County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for New Hampshire:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Pettyboro District 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 Pettyboro District Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1916754   (Name of Record: Pettyboro District Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grafton
Lat: 44.2039518     Lon: -71.962035   [Map]
Elev: 203         Map Name: Lisbon

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2040, Longitude: -71.9620     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pettyboro District Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<5>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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