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(Bennington County, Vermont)


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Profile for the Bennington Village Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Bennington Village Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Bennington Village Cemetery (FAG ID #1865380)

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 Bennington Village Cemetery...

The Bennington Village Cemetery is located in Bennington County. The county seat for Bennington County is located in Manchester.

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

Lat:   42.8769°   (42° 52' 36")

Lon:   -73.1873°   (-73° 11' 14")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Bennington Village Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bennington County.

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

Hoosick Falls   [Map]
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Hoosick   [Map]
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
North Adams   [Map]
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bennington Village Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

All of the following cemeteries are located in Bennington County.

Bennington Center - Old First Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641555
 
Burden Ore Bed - Sherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Bushnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103928
 
Carpenter Hill Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Downs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Dunn - Ell Card Lot   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2578713
 
Edgar Rathburn Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Elwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2398365
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104022
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104033
 
Hinsdillville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104062
 
Kingsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104088
 
New Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2332668
 
Niles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
North Bennington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
North Pownal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192261
 
Old Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2365637
 
Paddock - Peckham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Perry Thompson Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 
Potter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1997636
 
Pownal Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2270174
 
Rice Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2452477
 
St. John the Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1971525
 
South Shaftsbury Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1971792
 
Towsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2279914
 
Waite Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2197151
 
White Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2133379
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2575911
 
Woodford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2221682
 
Woodford Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Bennington Village Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417234
 
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Bennington Village 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 Bennington Village Cemetery.

Bennington   [Map]North Bennington   [Map]Shaftsbury   [Map]
Bennington   [Map]Old Bennington   [Map]South Shaftsbury   [Map]
Clarksburg (MA)   [Map]Paper Mill Village   [Map]Stamford   [Map]
Glastenbury   [Map]Petersburgh (NY)   [Map]Stamford   [Map]
Hoosick Falls (NY)   [Map]Pownal Center   [Map]White Creek (NY)   [Map]
Hoosick (NY)   [Map]Pownal   [Map]Williamstown (MA)   [Map]
Hoosick (NY)   [Map]Readsboro   [Map]Woodford Hollow   [Map]
Kansas   [Map]Searsburg   [Map]Woodford   [Map]
North Adams (MA)   [Map]Shaftsbury   [Map]Woodford   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and 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 - 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 Bennington Village Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Bennington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Berkshire County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampden County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hampshire County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Worcester County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cheshire County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Albany County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Columbia County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fulton County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Montgomery County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rensselaer County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saratoga County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Schenectady County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Warren County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Windham County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Windsor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Bennington County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     The Bennington Village Cemetery (FAG ID #1865380)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Bennington 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 Bennington Village Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Bennington Village Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Bennington Village Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Bennington Village Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920194   (Name of Record: Bennington Village Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bennington
Lat: 42.8770234     Lon: -73.1873294   [Map]
Elev: 227         Map Name: Bennington

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #1865380

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Bennington Village Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8769, Longitude: -73.1873     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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