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Profile for the Center Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Center Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

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 Center Cemetery...

The Center 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 Center Cemetery

Lat:   42.8656°   (42° 51' 56")

Lon:   -72.7220°   (-72° 43' 19")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Center Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Center Cemetery. The following communities are located in Windham County.

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

West Brattleboro   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
West Dover   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Center Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Center Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Windham County.

Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Averell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Baptist Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Bascom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Betterley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Coleman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Center Cemetery
 
Cutting Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Dalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
Dover Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Center Cemetery
 
East Dover Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Ellor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Gates Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Glen Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
Guilford Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Halifax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Center Cemetery
 
Hall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Hamilton Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Hatch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Jacksonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
King Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Lamb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Lee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Mather Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
Meetinghouse Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
New Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Newfane Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Niles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Old Hogback - West Marlboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Old North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Parish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Center Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104176<4>
 
Parish Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Center Cemetery
 
Powers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Restland Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Retreat Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Center Cemetery
 
Riverview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Center Cemetery
 
Roberts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Sawtell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Center Cemetery
 
South Newfane - Branch Road Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Center Cemetery
 
Taft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Taylor - Stacy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Thomas Hill - Bell - Phelps Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Timson Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Center Cemetery
 
West Guilford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Center Cemetery
 
West Halifax Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Whitneyville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Cemetery
 
Wilkens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Williamsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Winchester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Center Cemetery
 
Worden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Center 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 Center Cemetery.

Ames Hill   [Map]Halifax   [Map]Vernon   [Map]
Brattleboro   [Map]Harmonyville   [Map]Wardsboro   [Map]
Brattleboro   [Map]Jacksonville   [Map]West Brattleboro   [Map]
Brookline   [Map]Leyden (MA)   [Map]West Dover   [Map]
Chesterfield (NH)   [Map]Marlboro   [Map]West Dummerston   [Map]
Dover   [Map]Newfane   [Map]West Halifax   [Map]
Dummerston   [Map]Newfane   [Map]Whitingham   [Map]
Fairview Village   [Map]Podunk   [Map]Wilmington   [Map]
Goose City   [Map]Searsburg   [Map]Wilmington   [Map]
Guilford   [Map]Townshend   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Center Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Windham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Berkshire County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex 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    
Middlesex 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    
Hillsborough County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Merrimack 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    
Rensselaer County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saratoga County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bennington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Windsor County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920881   (Name of Record: Center Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Windham
Lat: 42.8656372     Lon: -72.7220382   [Map]
Elev: 512         Map Name: Governors Mountain

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8656, Longitude: -72.7220     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Center Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Center Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This 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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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