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The location of Alden Cemetery









A visit to the Alden Cemetery ...

The location of the Alden 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 Alden Cemetery ...

The Alden Cemetery is located in Windham County. The county seat for Windham County is located in Newfane.

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

Lat:   42.9573°   (42° 57' 26")

Lon:   -72.8793°   (-72° 52' 45")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Alden Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Baldwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Crosier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alden Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104006<3>
 
Cutler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Cutler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alden Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103966
 
Cutting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Dover Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Eames Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Alden Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103983
 
East Dover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Eddy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Hathaway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
New Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Old Hogback - West Marlboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Restland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Somerset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Alden Cemetery
 
South Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
South Newfane - Branch Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
South Wardsboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Timson Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Wardsboro Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
West Dover Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
West Jamaica Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
West Wardsboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Alden Cemetery
 
Willis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Alden Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Alden Cemetery.

Ames Hill   [Map]     Somerset   [Map]    
Dover   [Map]     Stratton   [Map]    
Glastenbury   [Map]     Sunderland   [Map]    
Goose City   [Map]     Townshend   [Map]    
Harmonyville   [Map]     Wardsboro   [Map]    
Jacksonville   [Map]     West Dover   [Map]    
Jamaica   [Map]     West Halifax   [Map]    
Marlboro   [Map]     West Townshend   [Map]    
Newfane   [Map]     Whitingham   [Map]    
Newfane   [Map]     Wilmington   [Map]    
Podunk   [Map]     Wilmington   [Map]    
Readsboro   [Map]     Woodford   [Map]    
Searsburg   [Map]     Woodford   [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 Alden Cemetery. The following communities are located in Windham County.

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

West Dover   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Alden Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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 - 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 might help with the Alden Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Windham 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

 
Hampden County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hampshire County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Worcester County (MA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cheshire County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Hillsborough County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Merrimack County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Sullivan County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Albany County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Columbia County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Rensselaer County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Saratoga County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Warren County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Washington County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Bennington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rutland County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Windsor County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Alden 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 Alden Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920826   (Name of Record: Alden Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Windham
Lat: 42.957302     Lon: -72.8792653   [Map]
Elev: 590         Map Name: Mount Snow

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 '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- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Alden Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9573, Longitude: -72.8793     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Alden 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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