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The location of St. Marys Cemetery









A visit to the St. Marys Cemetery ...

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the St. Marys Cemetery ...

The St. Marys Cemetery is located in Rensselaer County. The county seat for Rensselaer County is located in Troy.

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

Lat:   42.7275°   (42° 43' 38")

Lon:   -73.6625°   (-73° 39' 44")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<1> of the St. Marys Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Albany Muslim Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Albany Rural Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #63827<2>
 
Beth Emeth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Beverwyck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Blooming Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Brookins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Brookside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Coonradt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 
Eagle Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Forest Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Forest Hills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Immaculate Conception Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Lansingburgh Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Maplewood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Mark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Martin Hayner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 
Morrison Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65506
 
Opposite Brick CHurch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Rensselaer Rural Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Agnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65917
 
St. Agnes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Colman's Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Jean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. John Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Joseph Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #66035
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Nicholas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Nicholas Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Patrick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Waterford Rural Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the St. Marys Cemetery.

Albany   [Map]     Menands   [Map]    
Albia   [Map]     North Greenbush   [Map]    
Best   [Map]     Pleasantdale   [Map]    
Brunswick   [Map]     Poestenkill   [Map]    
Brunswick   [Map]     Poestenkill   [Map]    
Cohoes   [Map]     Rensselaer   [Map]    
Colonie   [Map]     Roessleville   [Map]    
Green Island   [Map]     Sycaway   [Map]    
Green Island   [Map]     Troy   [Map]    
Halfmoon Beach   [Map]     Waterford   [Map]    
Halfmoon   [Map]     Waterford   [Map]    
Lansingburgh   [Map]     Watervliet   [Map]    
Latham   [Map]     West Sand Lake   [Map]    
Loudonville   [Map]     Wynantskill   [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 St. Marys Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rensselaer County.

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

Albany   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Cohoes   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Green Island   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Halfmoon   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Latham   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Loudonville   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Poestenkill   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Rensselaer   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Troy   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Waterford   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the St. Marys Cemetery
 
Watervliet   [Map]
 - Located in Albany County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the St. Marys Cemetery

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 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 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 St. Marys Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to New York:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rensselaer County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for New York:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the St. Marys 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 St. Marys Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #963896   (Name of Record: Saint Marys Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rensselaer
Lat: 42.7261895     Lon: -73.66234   [Map]
Elev: 122         Map Name: Troy South

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Rensselaer County: www.rensco.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Marys Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7275, Longitude: -73.6625     [Map].

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<2>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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<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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