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Our Genealogical Helper for Aquetong ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Aquetong (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us insight while doing our genealogical research.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Aquetong. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Newspapers Published in Aquetong ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 71 newspapers that have been published in the area around Aquetong.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Aquetong, there are papers which were published within 11 miles [17.7 km]<1>. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Aquetong.

Cemeteries Near Aquetong ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Aquetong.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you click on the [Map] that follows each cemetery's name, a new browser window will open with a Google map showing a satellite view of the area where the cemetery is located. We have tried to place the cemetery in the center of the map, but we're still working on our data and the map might not not be centered properly. If you don't see the cemetery right away, try zooming-in. Usually, but not always, you can see the outline of the cemetery and some of the headstones.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Aquetong covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &
    Direction    

        Name of Cemetery  
 
      Less than 2 miles  
  NNE Solebury Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  ESE Thompson Memorial Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Riverview Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  W Plumstead Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Doylestown Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Winder Phillips Grave Yard   [Map]     
  NE Barber Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  SSE All Saints Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Washington Crossing National Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
 
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  ESE Washington Crossing United Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Union Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  WSW Our Lady of Czestochowa Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SW Neshaminy Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Union Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Newtown Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE Larison's Corner Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Hillpot Cemetery   [Map]     
 
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  S Feaster Cemetery   [Map]     


       

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<3>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Aquetong had a population of 99 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Aquetong, with the one closest to Aquetong listed first.

Lahaska   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) from Aquetong
 - 1895 population of 388 people
 - Lahaska had a post office and no railroad service
 
Reeder   [Map]
 - Located Less than 2 miles to the East (E) from Aquetong
 - Reeder had railroad service and no post office
 
Holicong   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Aquetong
 - Holicong had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buckmanville   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Aquetong
 - 1895 population of 96 people
 - Buckmanville had a post office and no railroad service
 
New Hope   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) from Aquetong
 - 1895 population of 1,142 people (with 2,497 people in 2016)
 - New Hope had a post office and no railroad service
 
Huffnagle   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Aquetong
 - Huffnagle had railroad service and no post office
 
Solebury   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) from Aquetong
 - 1895 population of 140 people
 - Solebury had a post office and no railroad service
 
Buckingham   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Aquetong
 - 1895 population of 572 people
 - Buckingham had a post office and no railroad service

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Aquetong. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Aquetong in the 1890's.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Aquetong is located in Bucks County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bucks County: Burlington (NJ), Hunterdon (NJ), Mercer (NJ), Warren (NJ), Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton & Philadelphia.

Below are the counties that are near Aquetong. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Aquetong:

  DirectionDistance
Bucks     (The home county for Aquetong)
      New Hope   [Map]   E   2 miles [3.2 km]
      Mechanicsville   [Map]   W   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Forest Grove   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Pools Corner   [Map]   SW   5 miles [8 km]
      Newtown Grant   [Map]   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
      Doylestown   [Map]   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
      Tinicum   [Map]   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Richboro   [Map]   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Newtown   [Map]   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      New Britain   [Map]   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Bedminster   [Map]   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Ivyland   [Map]   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
      Dublin   [Map]   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
 
Allegheny
      Overbrook   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
Berks
      Bechtelsville   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Dale   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Lyons   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Boyertown   [Map]   W   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Indian Springs Village   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Amity Gardens   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Topton   [Map]   W   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Bally   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Monterey   [Map]   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Chester
      Strafford   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Chesterbrook   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Valley Forge   [Map]   SW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Berwyn   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Phoenixville   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Spring City   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Paoli   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Fricks Lock   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Green Tree   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Seven Stars   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
      General Warren Village   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Malvern   [Map]   SW   34 miles [54.7 km]
      Kenilworth   [Map]   W   34 miles [54.7 km]
 
Delaware
      Haverford Village   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Montrose Village   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Radnor   [Map]   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Millbourne   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Wayne   [Map]   SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Broomall   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Drexel Hill   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      East Lansdowne   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Green Countrie Village   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Lansdowne   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Yeadon   [Map]   SW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Darby   [Map]   SW   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Aldan   [Map]   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
 
Indiana
      Ernest   [Map]   SW   23 miles [37 km]
 
Lehigh
      Coopersburg   [Map]   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Fountain Hill   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Dillingerville   [Map]   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Zionsville   [Map]   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Emmaus   [Map]   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Powder Valley   [Map]   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Allentown   [Map]   NW   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Catasauqua   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Fullerton   [Map]   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Macungie   [Map]   W   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Alburtis   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Hensingersville   [Map]   W   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Ancient Oaks   [Map]   NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
 
Montgomery
      Clearbrook Village   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Meetinghouse Village   [Map]   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Shoemak Village   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Shoemaker Village   [Map]   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Blair Mill Village East   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Blair Mill Village West   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Hatboro   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Horsham   [Map]   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
      Jamestown Village   [Map]   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      The Meadows of Horsham Towne   [Map]   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Montgomeryville   [Map]   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Bryn Athyn   [Map]   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Cowpath Village   [Map]   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
 
Northampton
      Hellertown   [Map]   NW   23 miles [37 km]
      Chain Bridge - Historic   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Glendon   [Map]   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Easton   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Freemansburg   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Old Orchard   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Steel City   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      West Easton   [Map]   NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Middletown   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Palmer Heights   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Star Village   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Wagnerville   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
      Wilson   [Map]   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
 
Philadelphia
      Bustleton   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 km]
      Morrell Park   [Map]   S   18 miles [29 km]
      Lawton Station - Historic   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Milestown - Historic   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Oak Lane Station - Historic   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Pittville   [Map]   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Branchtown - Historic   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Crescentville   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Fern Rock Station - Historic   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      McCartersville - Historic   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Oxford Village   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Somerville - Historic   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Tabor Junction - Historic   [Map]   S   22 miles [35.4 km]
 
Burlington (NJ)
      Florence (NJ)   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Beverly (NJ)   [Map]   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Bordentown (NJ)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Burlington (NJ)   [Map]   SE   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Riverton (NJ)   [Map]   S   23 miles [37 km]
      Maple Shade (NJ)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Chambers Corners (NJ)   [Map]   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Ramblewood (NJ)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Greentree Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Fort Dix (NJ)   [Map]   SE   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Pemberton Heights (NJ)   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Heritage Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Marlton (NJ)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
Camden (NJ)
      Pennsauken (NJ)   [Map]   S   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Ablett Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Cherry Hill Mall (NJ)   [Map]   S   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Camden (NJ)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Golden Triangle (NJ)   [Map]   S   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Barclay-Kingston (NJ)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Erlton-Ellisburg (NJ)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Morgan Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Wood-Lynne (NJ)   [Map]   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
      Greentree (NJ)   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Springdale (NJ)   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Tyndall Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Gloucester City (NJ)   [Map]   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
 
Gloucester (NJ)
      Woodbury (NJ)   [Map]   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
      Cooper Village (NJ)   [Map]   S   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Oak Valley (NJ)   [Map]   S   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Gibbstown (NJ)   [Map]   S   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Centre City (NJ)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Garden City (NJ)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
      Turnersville (NJ)   [Map]   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Hunterdon (NJ)
      Lambertville (NJ)   [Map]   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
      Linvale (NJ)   [Map]   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Larisons Corners (NJ)   [Map]   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
      Annandale (NJ)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Clinton (NJ)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Whitehouse Station (NJ)   [Map]   NE   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Whitehouse (NJ)   [Map]   NE   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Hoffmans (NJ)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Farmersville (NJ)   [Map]   N   27 miles [43.5 km]
 
Mercer (NJ)
      Bear Tavern (NJ)   [Map]   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
      Ewing (NJ)   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Parkway Village (NJ)   [Map]   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
      Lawrenceville (NJ)   [Map]   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
      Trenton (NJ)   [Map]   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
      Warner Village (NJ)   [Map]   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
      Mercerville (NJ)   [Map]   SE   18 miles [29 km]
      White Horse (NJ)   [Map]   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
      Princeton Junction (NJ)   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Twin Rivers (NJ)   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
 
Middlesex (NJ)
      Kingston (NJ)   [Map]   E   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Plainsboro Center (NJ)   [Map]   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Plainsboro (NJ)   [Map]   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
      Heathcote (NJ)   [Map]   E   22 miles [35.4 km]
      Kendall Park (NJ)   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Princeton Meadows (NJ)   [Map]   E   23 miles [37 km]
      Monmouth Junction (NJ)   [Map]   E   24 miles [38.6 km]
      Cranbury (NJ)   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Dayton (NJ)   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Franklin Park (NJ)   [Map]   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Rossmoor (NJ)   [Map]   E   27 miles [43.5 km]
      Clearbrook Park (NJ)   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Patricks Corners (NJ)   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
 
Monmouth (NJ)
      Cream Ridge (NJ)   [Map]   SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Yorketown (NJ)   [Map]   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
      West Freehold (NJ)   [Map]   E   37 miles [59.5 km]
      East Freehold (NJ)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Morganville (NJ)   [Map]   E   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Morris (NJ)
      Crestmoore (NJ)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Long Valley (NJ)   [Map]   N   32 miles [51.5 km]
      Budd Lake (NJ)   [Map]   N   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Green Village (NJ)   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
 
Ocean (NJ)
      New Egypt (NJ)   [Map]   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Vista Center (NJ)   [Map]   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
 
Somerset (NJ)
      Somerset (NJ)   [Map]   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Ukrainian Village (NJ)   [Map]   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Bedminster (NJ)   [Map]   NE   29 miles [46.7 km]
      Union Village (NJ)   [Map]   NE   36 miles [57.9 km]
 
Union (NJ)
      Plainfield (NJ)   [Map]   NE   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Berkeley Heights (NJ)   [Map]   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]
      Scotch Plains (NJ)   [Map]   NE   38 miles [61.2 km]
      Feltville (NJ) - Historic   [Map]   NE   39 miles [62.8 km]
      Westfield (NJ)   [Map]   NE   40 miles [64.4 km]
 
Warren (NJ)
      Warren Glen (NJ)   [Map]   N   20 miles [32.2 km]
      Asbury (NJ)   [Map]   N   23 miles [37 km]
      Phillipsburg (NJ)   [Map]   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
      Brass Castle (NJ)   [Map]   N   28 miles [45.1 km]
      Oxford (NJ)   [Map]   N   31 miles [49.9 km]
      Belvidere (NJ)   [Map]   N   33 miles [53.1 km]
      Beattystown (NJ)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Hackettstown (NJ)   [Map]   N   35 miles [56.3 km]
      Allamuchy-Panther Valley (NJ)   [Map]   N   39 miles [62.8 km]

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Aquetong, see our County-by-County Page for Aquetong.

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 or Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note 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 are relevant to Aquetong:

These websites are specific to Pennsylvania:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Website for the Pennsylvania State Archives

Not to be confused with the official state website, we've found the Digital State Archives website for the State of Pennsylvania to be a good source for additional links.

These pages are specific to Bucks County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Allegheny County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Berks County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chester County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Delaware County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Indiana County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lehigh County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Montgomery County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Northampton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Philadelphia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Burlington County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Camden County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Gloucester County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hunterdon County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mercer County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Middlesex County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Monmouth County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Morris County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Ocean County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Somerset County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (NJ):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Pennsylvania:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Pennsylvania,     of Bucks County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Pennsylvania
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Pennsylvania
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Pennsylvania,     of Bucks 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 Pennsylvania
 
Also see ...
      Delaware
      New Jersey
      New York

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Aquetong ...

While our initial data for Aquetong came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Aquetong in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Aquetong.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide
      Published by Rand McNally & Co.      (Document found on Google Books)
Notes for Aquetong:
    Services available at that time (1895): had Post Office, no Railroad mentioned  
 
Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Aquetong.
      See our Misc Page for Aquetong for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Pennsylvania

About Bucks County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aquetong. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Bucks County: www.buckscounty.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Aquetong. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aquetong) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquetong. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3515, Longitude: -75.0032     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aquetong have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Aquetong, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aquetong.