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The location of Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery









A visit to the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery ...

The location of the Brigham Young Memorial 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 Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery ...

The Brigham Young Memorial 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 Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery

Lat:   42.7831°   (42° 46' 59")

Lon:   -72.8634°   (-72° 51' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 39 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Bascom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Carley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Cristian Hill Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Crosier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104006<3>
 
Cutting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
East Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Gates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Gillett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Halifax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Hatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Heartwellville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2216985
 
Jacksonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Jewell - Wheeler Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
New Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Niles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
North Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
North Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #722378
 
Old Hogback - West Marlboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Panel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Readsboro Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2207477
 
Restland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
South Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2195763
 
Taylor - Stacy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
West Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
West Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (MA)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
West Halifax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Whitneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery
 
Worden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 28 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery.

Ames Hill   [Map]     Monroe Bridge (MA)   [Map]    
Charlemont (MA)   [Map]     Readsboro   [Map]    
Clarksburg (MA)   [Map]     Rowe (MA)   [Map]    
Colrain (MA)   [Map]     Searsburg   [Map]    
Dover   [Map]     Shattuckville (MA)   [Map]    
Drury (MA)   [Map]     Stamford   [Map]    
Florida (MA)   [Map]     Stamford   [Map]    
Foundry Village (MA)   [Map]     West Dover   [Map]    
Goose City   [Map]     West Halifax   [Map]    
Guilford   [Map]     Whitingham   [Map]    
Halifax   [Map]     Wilmington   [Map]    
Heath (MA)   [Map]     Wilmington   [Map]    
Jacksonville   [Map]     Woodford   [Map]    
Marlboro   [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 Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery. The following communities are located in Windham County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery.

West Dover   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Brigham Young Memorial 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 Brigham Young Memorial 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Essex County (MA):     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
Franklin County (MA):     Cyndi's
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Hampden County (MA):     Cyndi's
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Hampshire County (MA):     Cyndi's
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Windsor County:     Cyndi's
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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 Brigham Young Memorial 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 Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920872   (Name of Record: Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Windham
Lat: 42.7831378     Lon: -72.8634307   [Map]
Elev: 586         Map Name: Jacksonville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Vermont

About Windham County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.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 things 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 Brigham Young Memorial Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7831, Longitude: -72.8634     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Brigham Young Memorial 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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