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Our Genealogy Helper for Campbells Corner ...

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 Campbells Corner (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 an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Campbells Corner. 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.

Name Variations for Campbells Corner ...

When searching records, keep in mind that names and their spelling can change over time. Various errors happen - anything from simple spelling to bad translations or people who just guessed at the name. Sometimes the post office had a slightly different name than the community and while one document might refer to the community name, the next might use the post office name.

Although we can't give a definitive list, hopefully the following will give a you a feel for the variations that might have occurred with Campbells Corner.

  • Typical abbreviation for Campbells Corner: Campbells Cor. (or less commonly used: Campbells Crn.)
  • While the name of this community is Campbells Corner, be aware that it's the common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Campbells Corner may originally have been Campbell's Corner.
  • Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Campbells Corner might be written as Campbell Corner.

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 doctors 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.

Campbells Corner is located in Orleans County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Orleans County: Caledonia, Essex, Franklin & Lamoille.

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

Orleans     (The home county for Campbells Corner)
  Greensboro   [Map]     NE   2 miles [3.2 km]<1>
  Craftsbury   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
  Mill Village   [Map]     NW   5 miles [8 km]
  Glover   [Map]     NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
  Albany   [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
  Albany   [Map]     N   9 miles [14.5 km]
  Albany Center   [Map]     N   10 miles [16.1 km]
  Barton   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Barton   [Map]     NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Irasburg   [Map]     N   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Lowell   [Map]     NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Orleans   [Map]     N   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Brownington Village   [Map]     NE   18 miles [29 km]
  Hardwick   [Map]     S   4 miles [6.4 km]
  Stannard   [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
  Stannard   [Map]     SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
  Walden   [Map]     SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
  Wheelock   [Map]     E   9 miles [14.5 km]
  Sheffield   [Map]     E   10 miles [16.1 km]
  West Danville   [Map]     SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
  Sutton   [Map]     E   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Danville   [Map]     SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Lyndon   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Lyndonville   [Map]     E   16 miles [25.7 km]
  West Burke   [Map]     E   17 miles [27.4 km]
  Greenbank Hollow   [Map]     SE   18 miles [29 km]
  Underhill   [Map]     W   27 miles [43.5 km]
  Bolton   [Map]     SW   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Jericho   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Jericho   [Map]     W   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Westford   [Map]     W   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Richmond   [Map]     SW   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Richmond   [Map]     W   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Huntington   [Map]     SW   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Essex   [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Pages Corner   [Map]     W   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Williston   [Map]     W   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Milton   [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Williston   [Map]     W   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Victory   [Map]     E   24 miles [38.6 km]
  East Haven   [Map]     E   25 miles [40.2 km]
  Brighton   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Island Pond   [Map]     NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Concord   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Ferdinand   [Map]     E   28 miles [45.1 km]
  Granby   [Map]     E   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Warner's Grant   [Map]     NE   30 miles [48.3 km]
  Lunenburg   [Map]     E   31 miles [49.9 km]
  Warren's Gore   [Map]     NE   31 miles [49.9 km]
  Mill Village   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Brunswick   [Map]     E   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Avery's Gore   [Map]     NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Montgomery   [Map]     NW   23 miles [37 km]
  Bakersfield   [Map]     NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Enosburg   [Map]     NW   27 miles [43.5 km]
  Fairfield   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Richford   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
  West Enosburg   [Map]     NW   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Fletcher   [Map]     W   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Enosburg Falls   [Map]     NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
  Richford   [Map]     NW   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Berkshire   [Map]     NW   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Berkshire   [Map]     NW   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Fairfax   [Map]     W   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Sheldon   [Map]     NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Wolcott   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
  Wolcott   [Map]     SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
  Cleveland Corners   [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Hyde Park   [Map]     W   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Elmore   [Map]     SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
  Eden   [Map]     NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Hyde Park   [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Morrisville   [Map]     W   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Morristown   [Map]     W   15 miles [24.1 km]
  Johnson   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
  Johnson   [Map]     W   17 miles [27.4 km]
  Stowe   [Map]     SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
  Belvidere   [Map]     NW   20 miles [32.2 km]
  Orange   [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Topsham   [Map]     S   32 miles [51.5 km]
  Wells River   [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Williamstown   [Map]     S   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Newbury   [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Washington   [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Williamstown   [Map]     S   35 miles [56.3 km]
  Newbury   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
  West Corinth   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
  West Newbury   [Map]     S   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Corinth   [Map]     S   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Bradford   [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Brookfield   [Map]     S   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Woodbury   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Woodbury   [Map]     S   11 miles [17.7 km]
  Cabot   [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
  South Woodbury   [Map]     S   12 miles [19.3 km]
  Cabot   [Map]     S   13 miles [20.9 km]
  Marshfield   [Map]     S   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Calais   [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Maple Corner   [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Worcester   [Map]     SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
  Marshfield   [Map]     S   19 miles [30.6 km]
  Adamant   [Map]     SW   20 miles [32.2 km]
  East Montpelier   [Map]     S   22 miles [35.4 km]
  Middlesex   [Map]     SW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Coos (NH)
  Dalton (NH)   [Map]     E   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Lancaster (NH)   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Mapleton (NH)   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Northumberland (NH)   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Stratford (NH)   [Map]     E   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Whitefield (NH)   [Map]     E   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Groveton (NH)   [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
  Meriden Hill (NH)   [Map]     E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Grafton (NH)
  Monroe (NH)   [Map]     SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
  Lyman (NH)   [Map]     SE   29 miles [46.7 km]
  Lisbon (NH)   [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Littleton (NH)   [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Woodsville (NH)   [Map]     SE   33 miles [53.1 km]
  Bath (NH)   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Upper Village (NH)   [Map]     SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
  Sugar Hill (NH)   [Map]     SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
  Landaff (NH)   [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
  Bethlehem (NH)   [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Franconia (NH)   [Map]     SE   38 miles [61.2 km]
  Benton (NH)   [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]
  Maplewood (NH)   [Map]     SE   39 miles [62.8 km]

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

Cemeteries Near Campbells Corner ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Campbells Corner.

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 Google map will open 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 or 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 Campbells Corner covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

Distance &

      Name of Cemetery  
      Less than 2 miles  
  SE Lincoln - Noyes Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave<2>]  
      About 2 miles [3.2 km]  
  ESE Village Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Baker Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 3 miles [4.8 km]  
  S Norris Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Hazen Road Cemetery   [Map]     
  NW Craftsbury Village Cemetery   [Map]     
  N East Craftsbury Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 4 miles [6.4 km]  
  SSW Center Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Sanborn Cemetery   [Map]   [FindAGrave]  
  SE St. Michaels Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Batchelder Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Craftsbury Common Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Mitchell - McLaren Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Pierce Cemetery   [Map]     
      About 5 miles [8 km]  
  SW Jacob Paine Cemetery   [Map]     
  SE Orton - Greensboro Bend Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Stannard Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE Andersonville Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Davenport Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 6 miles [9.7 km]  
  WSW Fairmont Upper Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Main Street Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSW Maple Street Cemetery   [Map]     
  S Fairview - St. Roberts Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 7 miles [11.3 km]  
  WSW Hubbell Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Taylor Cemetery   [Map]     
  WSW Fairmont Lower Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE South Walden Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Catholic Cemetery   [Map]     
  N South Albany Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Rowell Cemetery   [Map]     
  W West Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 8 miles [12.9 km]  
  S Houston Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 9 miles [14.5 km]  
  SSE Stevens Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Folsom Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]     
  ENE Sheffield Heights - Cass Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE West Look Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNE West Glover Cemetery   [Map]     
      Within 10 miles [16.1 km]  
  WSW Lake Elmore Cemetery   [Map]     
  NNW Albany Village Cemetery   [Map]     
  SSE Walden Heights Cemetery   [Map]     
  ESE Horne Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Drowns Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Dexter Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Ingalls - Mosher Cemetery   [Map]     
  E Baptist Hill Cemetery   [Map]     
  NE French Cemetery   [Map]     
  N Albany Center Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Jones Cemetery   [Map]     
  W Plains Cemetery   [Map]     

Newspapers Published in Campbells Corner ...

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 20 newspapers that have been published in the area around Campbells Corner.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Campbells Corner, there are papers which were published within 19 miles [30.6 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Campbells Corner.

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>

While we didn't find Campbells Corner in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Campbells Corner.

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

Greensboro   [Map]
 - Located 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 147 people
 - Greensboro had a post office and no railroad service
Craftsbury   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 218 people
 - Craftsbury had a post office and no railroad service
East Craftsbury   [Map]
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 40 people
 - East Craftsbury had a post office and no railroad service
East Hardwick   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 350 people
 - East Hardwick had a post office and railroad service
Greensboro Bend   [Map]
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - Greensboro Bend had a post office and railroad service
Wolcott   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 200 people
 - Wolcott had a post office and railroad service
Hardwick   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 875 people
 - Hardwick had a post office and railroad service
North Walden   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 180 people
 - North Walden had a post office and no railroad service
Stannard   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 110 people
 - Stannard had a post office and no railroad service
South Albany   [Map]
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 100 people
 - South Albany had a post office and no railroad service
South Walden   [Map]
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Campbells Corner
 - 1895 population of 210 people
 - South Walden 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 Campbells Corner. The list can be found on our page for Communities Neighboring Campbells Corner in the 1890's.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 are relevant to Campbells Corner:

These websites are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Website for the //

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

These pages are specific to Orleans County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Caledonia County:     Cyndi's



Chittenden County:     Cyndi's



Essex County:     Cyndi's



Franklin County:     Cyndi's



Lamoille County:     Cyndi's



Orange County:     Cyndi's



Washington County:     Cyndi's



Coos County (NH):     Cyndi's



Grafton County (NH):     Cyndi's




Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Vermont,
Cemeteries of Orleans County
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Vermont   Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page   Cemeteries for Vermont

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 Vermont
Also see Disaster Stories for ...
      New Hampshire

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Orleans County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Vermont:

Footnotes ...

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Campbells Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.5917, Longitude: -72.3315     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Campbells Corner 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:

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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 Campbells Corner, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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