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(Franklin County, New York)


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Profile for the Thayer Corners Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Thayer Corners 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 Thayer Corners Cemetery...

The Thayer Corners Cemetery is located in Franklin County. The county seat for Franklin County is located in Malone.

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

Lat:   44.9237°   (44° 55' 25")

Lon:   -74.1496°   (-74° 8' 58")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Thayer Corners 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 Thayer Corners Cemetery. The following communities are located in Franklin County.

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

Chateaugay   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Malone   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Thayer Corners Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Franklin County.

Bellmont Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Bigelow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Brainardsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Brayton Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Bunker Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Burke Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Earlville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
East Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Merrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Morningside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65305<4>
 
North Burke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Ridgway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
St. Francis of Assisi Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
St. George Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
St. John Bosco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
Sandy Knoll Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery
 
United Methodist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Thayer Corners Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Thayer Corners Cemetery.

Athelstan (QC)   [Map]Dewittville (QC)   [Map]Herdman (QC)   [Map]
Beaver Crossing (QC)   [Map]Elgin (QC)   [Map]Hinchinbrooke (QC)   [Map]
Bellmont   [Map]Elgin (QC)   [Map]Huntingdon (QC)   [Map]
Burke   [Map]Ellenburg Center   [Map]Malone   [Map]
Burke   [Map]Ellenburg   [Map]Malone   [Map]
Chateaugay   [Map]Franklin (QC)   [Map]Powerscourt (QC)   [Map]
Chateaugay   [Map]Franklin Centre (QC)   [Map]Rockburn (QC)   [Map]
Clinton   [Map]Godmanchester (QC)   [Map]Sainte Agnes de Dundee (QC)   [Map]
Constable   [Map]Harrigan   [Map]Trout River (QC)   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Thayer Corners Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to New York:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Franklin County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clinton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Lawrence County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chittenden County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Grand Isle County (VT):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for New York:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of New York,     of Franklin 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,     of Franklin 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 Thayer Corners 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 Thayer Corners Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #967197   (Name of Record: Thayer Corners Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Franklin
Lat: 44.9236565     Lon: -74.149617   [Map]
Elev: 220         Map Name: Burke

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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: 44.9237, Longitude: -74.1496     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Thayer Corners Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Thayer Corners 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 'straight-line' distance starting in . 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.

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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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