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A visit to the Green - Wood Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Green - Wood Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Green - Wood Cemetery (FAG ID #64718)

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 Green - Wood Cemetery ...

The Green - Wood Cemetery is a very large cemetery that is located in New York.

Jump to Google Maps centered on the Green - Wood Cemetery

The cemetery is located in Kings County<2>.

The county seat for Kings County is located in Brooklyn. Brooklyn lies just to the northeast of the Green - Wood Cemetery .

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Green - Wood Cemetery

Lat:   40.6521°   (40° 39' 7")

Lon:   -73.9904°   (-73° 59' 25")

Establishment of the Green - Wood Cemetery ...

The Green - Wood Cemetery was established in 1838.

Name Variations for Green - Wood Cemetery ...

When doing your research, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations.

Green - Wood Cemetery has also been known as:

  • Greenwood Cemetery

If you have information about these names (such as the reason for the change, date of change, the origin of the name), please Contact Us.

Websites to help with your research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 websites are open to everyone.

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Green - Wood Cemetery.

  • Bath Beach [Kings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bath Beach
    • Bath Beach [Kings County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the south of Green - Wood Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bath Beach
  • Battery Park City [New York County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Battery Park City
    • Battery Park City [New York County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battery Park City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battery Park City
  • Bay Ridge [Kings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Ridge
    • Bay Ridge [Kings County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Green - Wood Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Ridge
  • Bensonhurst [Kings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bensonhurst
    • Bensonhurst [Kings County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the south of Green - Wood Cemetery
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bensonhurst
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    • Brighton Beach [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brighton Beach
      • Brighton Beach [Kings County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton Beach
    • Brooklyn Heights [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooklyn Heights
      • Brooklyn Heights [Kings County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooklyn Heights
    • Brooklyn [Kings County]
    • Bushwick [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bushwick
      • Bushwick [Kings County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bushwick
    • Canarsie [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canarsie
      • Canarsie [Kings County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canarsie
    • Communipaw [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Communipaw
      • Communipaw [Hudson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Communipaw
    • Dyker Heights [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyker Heights
      • Dyker Heights [Kings County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<3> to the southwest of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyker Heights
    • East Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Village
      • East Village [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Village
    • Flatlands [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatlands
      • Flatlands [Kings County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatlands
    • Greenpoint [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenpoint
      • Greenpoint [Kings County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenpoint
    • Greenwich Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenwich Village
      • Greenwich Village [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenwich Village
    • Jersey City [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jersey City
      • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 262,075 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jersey City
    • Knickerbocker Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knickerbocker Village
      • Knickerbocker Village [New York County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knickerbocker Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knickerbocker Village
    • Marcus Garvey Village [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marcus Garvey Village
      • Marcus Garvey Village [Kings County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marcus Garvey Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marcus Garvey Village
    • New Brighton [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Brighton
      • New Brighton [Richmond County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Brighton
    • New York [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New York
      • New York [New York County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,336,817 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
    • Peter Cooper Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peter Cooper Village
      • Peter Cooper Village [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peter Cooper Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peter Cooper Village
    • Red Hook [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Hook
      • Red Hook [Kings County] lies less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hook
    • Ridgewood [Queens County]
    • Sheepshead Bay [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheepshead Bay
      • Sheepshead Bay [Kings County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheepshead Bay
    • Stuyvesant Town [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuyvesant Town
      • Stuyvesant Town [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stuyvesant Town have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuyvesant Town
    • University Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Village
      • University Village [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Village
    • Washington Square Village [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington Square Village
      • Washington Square Village [New York County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington Square Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington Square Village
    • Weeksville [Kings County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weeksville
      • Weeksville [Kings County] was located 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
    • Williamsburg [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
      • Williamsburg [Kings County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg

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 Green - Wood Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Kings County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for The Green - Wood Cemetery.

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Green - Wood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

  • Acacia Cemetery [Queens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Acacia Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Acacia Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Acacia Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Green - Wood Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acacia Cemetery
  • Ahawith Chesed Cemetery [Queens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Ahawith Chesed Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Ahawith Chesed Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ahawith Chesed Cemetery
  • B'nai Jeshurum & Shereth Israel Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the B'nai Jeshurum & Shereth Israel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the B'nai Jeshurum & Shereth Israel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • B'nai Jeshurum & Shereth Israel Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on B'nai Jeshurum & Shereth Israel Cemetery
  • Barkaloo Cemetery [Kings County]
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    • Bayside Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Bayside Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Bayside Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Bayside Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayside Cemetery
    • Bayview - New York Bay Cemetery [Hudson County]
    • Beth El Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Beth El Cemetery
      • The Beth El Cemetery is a large cemetery that is located less than 2 miles<3> to the northwest of Ridgewood.More accurately, Beth El Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Beth El Cemetery has also been known as:
      • New Union Fields Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beth El Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65419<1>
    • Calvary Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Calvary Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Calvary Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Calvary Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvary Cemetery
    • Canarsie Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Constable Hook Cemetery [Hudson County]
    • Cypress Hills Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Cypress Hills Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Cypress Hills Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Cypress Hills Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Cypress Hills Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cypress Hills Cemetery
    • Cypress Hills National Cemetery [Kings County]
    • The Evergreens Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Fairview Cemetery [Richmond County]
    • First Shearith Israel Graveyard [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the First Shearith Israel Graveyard
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the First Shearith Israel Graveyard have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on First Shearith Israel Graveyard
    • Flatbush Reformed Dutch Church Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Fountain Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fountain Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Fountain Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Fountain Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fountain Cemetery
    • Fourth Calvary Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Fourth Calvary Cemetery
      • Fourth Calvary Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fourth Calvary Cemetery
    • Gravesend Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Holy Cross Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Holy Name Cemetery [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Holy Name Cemetery
      • Holy Name Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Holy Name Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Hudson County Cathollic Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holy Name Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #100040<1>
    • Hungarian Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hungarian Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hungarian Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hungarian Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hungarian Cemetery
    • Jersey City & Harsimus Cemetery [Hudson County]
    • Knollwood Park Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Knollwood Park Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Knollwood Park Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knollwood Park Cemetery
    • Knollwood Park Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Knollwood Park Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Knollwood Park Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knollwood Park Cemetery
    • Linden Hill Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Linden Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Linden Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden Hill Cemetery
    • Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery
      • Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery has also been known as:
      • All Faiths Cemetery
      • All Faiths Lutheran Cemetery
      • Lutheran Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65138<1>
    • Machpelah Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Machpelah Cemetery
      • Machpelah Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Machpelah Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Macpelah Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machpelah Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65151<1>
    • Maimonides Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Most Holy Trinity Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Most Holy Trinity Cemetery
      • Most Holy Trinity Cemetery has also been known as:
      • Henicke Cemetery
      • Holy Trinity Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Most Holy Trinity Cemetery
    • Mt. Carmel Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Carmel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Carmel Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Carmel Cemetery
    • Mt. Hope Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Mt. Judah Cemetery [Queens County]
    • Mt. Lebanon Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
      • Mt. Lebanon Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
    • Mt. Lebanon Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mt. Lebanon Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. Lebanon Cemetery
    • Mt. Neboh Cemetery [Queens County]
    • Mt. Olivet Cemetery [Queens County]
    • Mt. Zion Cemetery [Queens County]
    • New Calvary Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the New Calvary Cemetery
      • New Calvary Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Calvary Cemetery
    • New Union Field Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the New Union Field Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the New Union Field Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • New Union Field Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Union Field Cemetery
    • New York City Marble Cemetery [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the New York City Marble Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the New York City Marble Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York City Marble Cemetery
    • Old New Utrecht Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old New Utrecht Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old New Utrecht Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old New Utrecht Cemetery
    • Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument [Kings County]
    • Quaker Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Quaker Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Quaker Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quaker Cemetery
    • Sailors Snug Harbor Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sailors Snug Harbor Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sailors Snug Harbor Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sailors Snug Harbor Cemetery
    • St. John RC Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. John RC Cemetery
      • St. John RC Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • St. John RC Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. John Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. John RC Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #66012<1>
    • St. Johns Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Johns Cemetery
      • St. Johns Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Johns Cemetery
    • St. Marys Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Marys Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery
    • St. Marys Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Marys Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery
    • St. Paul's Churchyard Cemetery [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Paul's Churchyard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Paul's Churchyard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Paul's Churchyard Cemetery
    • St. Peters Cemetery [Hudson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Peters Cemetery
      • St. Peters Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • St. Peters Cemetery has also been known as:
      • St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Peters Cemetery
      • Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #931241<1>
    • St. Peters Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Peters Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Peters Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Peters Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Peters Cemetery
    • Salem Fields Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Second Calvary Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Second Calvary Cemetery
      • Second Calvary Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Second Calvary Cemetery
    • Second Cemetery of the Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Second Cemetery of the Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Second Cemetery of the Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Second Cemetery of the Spanish & Portuguese Synagogue
    • Silver Lake Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Silver Lake Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Silver Lake Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Lake Cemetery
    • Silver Mount Cemetery [Richmond County]
    • Staten Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Staten Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Staten Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Staten Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staten Cemetery
    • Third Cemetery of the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Third Cemetery of the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Third Cemetery of the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Third Cemetery of the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Third Cemetery of the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue
    • Trinity Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Trinity Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Trinity Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity Cemetery
    • Trinity Churchyard Cemetery [New York County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity Churchyard Cemetery
    • Union Field Cemetery [Kings County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Field Cemetery
      • Union Field Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Field Cemetery
    • Union Field Cemetery [Queens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Field Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Field Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Field Cemetery
    • Washington Cemetery [Kings County]
    • Woodland Cemetery [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Woodland Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Woodland Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Woodland Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Green - Wood Cemetery.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland 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 from newspapers, old books and maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we find it.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that we found useful for the Green - Wood Cemetery:

  • Referenced GNIS Record ...
  • GNIS ID #970181  (Green-Wood Cemetery)
    • Jump to GNIS Record #970181
    • Class: cemetery         Map Name: Brooklyn
    • County: Kings         Elev: 52
    • Location of GNIS #970181 (Green-Wood Cemetery)
    • Lat: 40.6523259           Lon: -73.9906946
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on GNIS #970181
  • Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:  #64718

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Kings, 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Green - Wood Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6521, Longitude: -73.9904    
<4>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.
<5>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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