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(Washington County, Vermont)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Fairmount 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 seven sections:

The Location of the Fairmount Cemetery...

The Fairmount Cemetery is located in Washington County. The county seat for Washington County is located in Montpelier.

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

Lat:   44.3239°   (44° 19' 26")

Lon:   -72.7423°   (-72° 44' 32")

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

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Fairmount Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

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Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Montpelier   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fairmount Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Belding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Carr Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2212119<4>
 
Center Fayston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Colby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Crossett Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
East Bolton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Green Mount Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Hawks - Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Loomis Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Maple Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Middlesex Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Moretown Common Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
North Branch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
North Fayston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Phillips - Duxbury Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fairmount Cemetery
 
Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fairmount Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fairmount Cemetery.

Adamant   [Map]Lower Village   [Map]Northfield   [Map]
Berlin   [Map]Maple Corner   [Map]Northfield   [Map]
Bolton   [Map]Middlesex   [Map]Stowe   [Map]
Buels Gore   [Map]Mill Village   [Map]Stowe   [Map]
Duxbury   [Map]Montpelier   [Map]Waitsfield   [Map]
East Montpelier   [Map]Moretown   [Map]Waitsfield   [Map]
Fayston   [Map]North Fayston   [Map]Waterbury   [Map]
Huntington   [Map]Northfield Falls   [Map]Waterbury   [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 begin with 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 Fairmount Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Washington County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Coos County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grafton County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clinton County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Addison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Caledonia County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Chittenden County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Essex County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Grand Isle County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamoille County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orleans 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 Washington County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Washington 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 Fairmount 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 Fairmount Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1457399   (Name of Record: Fairmount Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 44.3239458     Lon: -72.7423394   [Map]
Elev: 141         Map Name: Middlesex

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Visit our Community Index for Vermont

About Washington County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Vermont: www.vermont.gov/



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: 44.3239, Longitude: -72.7423     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fairmount Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Fairmount 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' (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 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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