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(Windham County, Vermont)


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Profile for the Fisher Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Fisher 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.

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The Location of the Fisher Cemetery...

The Fisher 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 Fisher Cemetery

Lat:   43.1201°   (43° 7' 12")

Lon:   -72.6834°   (-72° 41' 0")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Fisher 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 Fisher Cemetery. The following communities are located in Windham County.

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

Bellows Falls   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the East (E) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Saxtons River   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fisher Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 29 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Fisher Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Acton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Burgess Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Cambridgeport Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Cobb - West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
East Jamaica Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Fessenden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Holland - Brigham - Bixby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Houghtonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Howe - East Jamaica Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Middletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
North Windham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Oakwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Popple Dungeon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Round Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Sanderson Burial Plot   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
South Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
South Windham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Stiles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Taft Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Twitchell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
West Windham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Windham Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Wiswell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fisher Cemetery
 
Woodburn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Fisher Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Fisher Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]Jamaica   [Map]Townshend   [Map]
Brockways Mills   [Map]Londonderry   [Map]Townshend   [Map]
Brookline   [Map]Newfane   [Map]Wardsboro   [Map]
Cambridgeport   [Map]Newfane   [Map]West Townshend   [Map]
Chester   [Map]Rockingham   [Map]Westminster   [Map]
Grafton   [Map]Saxtons River   [Map]Windham   [Map]
Grafton   [Map]Simpsonville   [Map]Windham   [Map]
Harmonyville   [Map]South Windham   [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 turn to 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 Fisher 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    
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    
Grafton 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    
Rensselaer County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saratoga 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    
Bennington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orange 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 Fisher 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 Fisher Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920954   (Name of Record: Fisher Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Windham
Lat: 43.1200777     Lon: -72.6834271   [Map]
Elev: 467         Map Name: Townshend

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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: 43.1201, Longitude: -72.6834     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fisher Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Fisher 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 stretches from . 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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