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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 Gardner Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Gardner Cemetery (FAG ID #104022)

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 Gardner Cemetery...

The Gardner 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 Gardner Cemetery

Lat:   42.8024°   (42° 48' 8")

Lon:   -73.2498°   (-73° 14' 59")

Establishment of the Gardner Cemetery ...

The Gardner Cemetery was established November 3, 1789.

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

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

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


 

  Gardner Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Grafton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
Hoosick Falls   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
Hoosick   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
North Adams   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)
 
Williamstown   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 34 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Gardner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bennington Center - Old First Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #641555
 
Bennington Hebrew Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2251636
 
Bennington Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1865380
 
Burden Ore Bed - Sherwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Bushnell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103928
 
Carpenter Hill Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Downs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Dunn - Ell Card Lot   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2578713
 
Edgar Rathburn Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Hoosick Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
J. Wilcox Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2333360
 
Joseph Barber Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Kingsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104088
 
Lovett Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2170539
 
Meadow Lawn Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
Moses Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
New Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2332668
 
North Pownal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2192261
 
Oak Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104160
 
Old Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2365637
 
Paddock - Peckham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Park Lawn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104177
 
Perry Thompson Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Rensselaer County (NY)
 
Potter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1997636
 
Pownal Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2270174
 
Reuben Jepson Farm Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Sherman Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Gardner Cemetery
 
Towsley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2279914
 
Vermont Veterans Home Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2212165
 
Westlawn Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1627188
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.806<4>
 
Williams College Cemetery (MA)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Gardner Cemetery
 - Located in Berkshire County (MA)
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #90887
 - Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System: MACRIS ID #WLL.805
 
Woodward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Gardner 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 Gardner Cemetery.

Bennington   [Map]Hoosick (NY)   [Map]Pownal   [Map]
Bennington   [Map]North Adams (MA)   [Map]Shaftsbury   [Map]
Berlin (NY)   [Map]North Bennington   [Map]South Shaftsbury   [Map]
Clarksburg (MA)   [Map]Old Bennington   [Map]Stamford   [Map]
Grafton (NY)   [Map]Paper Mill Village   [Map]Stamford   [Map]
Grafton (NY)   [Map]Petersburgh (NY)   [Map]Williamstown (MA)   [Map]
Hoosick Falls (NY)   [Map]Pittstown (NY)   [Map]Woodford Hollow   [Map]
Hoosick (NY)   [Map]Pownal Center   [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 first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These 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 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 Gardner 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    
Schoharie 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 Gardner Cemetery (FAG ID #104022)
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 Gardner Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1457521   (Name of Record: Gardner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bennington
Lat: 42.8023012     Lon: -73.2495531   [Map]
Elev: 230         Map Name: North Pownal

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #104022

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Vermont

About Bennington County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

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



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' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Gardner Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8024, Longitude: -73.2498     [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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<4>The Massachusetts Historical Commission (MHC) has created and maintains a database of historic properties that is called MACRIS (for the Massachusetts Cultural Resource Information System). More information about the MHC and MACRIS can be found on their website: mhc-macris.net.

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