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(Grand Isle County, Vermont)


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Profile for the Grand Isle Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Grand Isle 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 Grand Isle Cemetery...

The Grand Isle Cemetery is located in Grand Isle County. The county seat for Grand Isle County is located in North Hero.

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

Lat:   44.7164°   (44° 42' 59")

Lon:   -73.2974°   (-73° 17' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Grand Isle 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 Grand Isle Cemetery.

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


 

  Grand Isle Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Grand Isle Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Grand Isle County.

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

Peru   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
Plattsburgh   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 40 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Grand Isle Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Champlain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Checkerberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Cooley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Crown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Evarts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Fairchild Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Georgia Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Gilliland Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
Goodrich Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Graveyard Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Hoag Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Hubbard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Hyde Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Hyde Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Loomis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Miltonboro Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #315292<4>
 
New West Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Old Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Old Plains Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Old West Milton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
Pt. An Roche Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
Pt. Comfort Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
Quaker & Macomber Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #65808
 
Sabin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
St. Albans Bay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
St. Albans Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
St. Anns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Chittenden County
 
St. Peters Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #167226
 
St. Pierce Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
South End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
South End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
South Hero Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 
Stafford Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 
Torrey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County
 
Waller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Grand Isle Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Grand Isle Cemetery.

Adams Landing   [Map]Grand Isle   [Map]Parc (NY)   [Map]
Beekmantown (NY)   [Map]Isle La Motte   [Map]Peru (NY)   [Map]
Chazy (NY)   [Map]Malletts Bay   [Map]Plattsburgh (NY)   [Map]
Checkerberry Village   [Map]Milton   [Map]Plattsburgh (NY)   [Map]
Colchester   [Map]Milton   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Cumberland Head (NY)   [Map]Morrisonville (NY)   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Fairfax   [Map]North Fairfax   [Map]Schuyler Falls (NY)   [Map]
Georgia Plains   [Map]North Hero   [Map]South Hero   [Map]
Georgia   [Map]North Hero   [Map]West Plattsburgh (NY)   [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 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 - 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 Grand Isle Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Grand Isle County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Clinton County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin 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      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Lamoille County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orleans County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1457601   (Name of Record: Grand Isle Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grand Isle
Lat: 44.7164326     Lon: -73.2973539   [Map]
Elev: 54         Map Name: South Hero

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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: 44.7164, Longitude: -73.2974     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Grand Isle Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Grand Isle 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 beginning 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.

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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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