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The location of Union Cemetery









A visit to the Union Cemetery ...

The location of the Union 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. 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 Union Cemetery ...

The Union Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Hudson Falls.

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

Lat:   43.2870°   (43° 17' 13")

Lon:   -73.5832°   (-73° 34' 59")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Union Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Argyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Big Bend Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Friends Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Gansevoort New Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Glens Falls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Griswold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Griswold Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Moss Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
North Argyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Old North Argyle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Pine VIew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Prospect Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Union Cemetery
 
St. Alphonsus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Scotch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Scotch Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2141755<3>
 
South Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Union Cemetery
 
Sunnyside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Saratoga County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Union Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Union Cemetery.

Argyle   [Map]     Kingsbury   [Map]    
Argyle   [Map]     Kingsbury   [Map]    
English Village   [Map]     Lake George   [Map]    
Fort Ann   [Map]     Lake Luzerne   [Map]    
Fort Edward   [Map]     Moreau   [Map]    
Fort Edward   [Map]     Northumberland   [Map]    
Glens Falls   [Map]     Queensbury   [Map]    
Greenwich   [Map]     Queensbury   [Map]    
Gurn Spring   [Map]     South Glens Falls   [Map]    
Hartford   [Map]     West Glens Falls   [Map]    
Hartford   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Hudson Falls   [Map]     Wilton   [Map]    
Jewell Corner   [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 Union Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington County.

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

Fort Ann   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Fort Edward   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Union Cemetery
 
Glens Falls   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Union Cemetery
 
Hartford   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Union Cemetery
 
Hudson Falls   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Union Cemetery
 
Lake George   [Map]
 - Located in Warren County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Union Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 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 Union Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to New York:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Berkshire County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Albany County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Essex County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Fulton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hamilton County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Montgomery County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rensselaer County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saratoga County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Schenectady County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Schoharie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Addison County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bennington County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rutland County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Windham County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Windsor County (VT):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for New York:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of New York,
Cemeteries of Washington 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 Washington 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 Union 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 Union Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #968167   (Name of Record: Union Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 43.2870171     Lon: -73.5831708   [Map]
Elev: 81         Map Name: Hudson Falls

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for New York

About Washington County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.ny.us

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

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Union Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2870, Longitude: -73.5832     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Union Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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