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The location of Graves Family Cemetery









A visit to the Graves Family Cemetery ...

The location of the Graves Family Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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 Graves Family Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Graves Family Cemetery (FAG ID #2270116)

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 Graves Family Cemetery ...

The Graves Family 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 Graves Family Cemetery

Lat:   43.3067°   (43° 18' 24")

Lon:   -73.2271°   (-73° 13' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Graves Family Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bardwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Blackner - Hazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Blossom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Braymer Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Burch Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Cleveland Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Congregational Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
East Hebron Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Glasier Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<4>
 
Hay Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2388636
 
Hazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Hopkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2393208
 
Hulett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
John Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Kent Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2279533
 
Lillie Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104111
 
Mettawee Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Mettawee Valley Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Moorehouse Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Mountain View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
North Rupert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2280383
 
Northeast Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Old Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Parish Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Quaker Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Reynolds Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Rupert Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2161582
 
Scott Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2303351
 
Sherman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Sherman Homestead Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2423683
 
Smith Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Tanner Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Taylor Hill Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Town Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
West Rupert Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2260034

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 30 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Graves Family Cemetery.

Argyle (NY)   [Map]     Kingsbury (NY)   [Map]    
Argyle (NY)   [Map]     Manchester Center   [Map]    
Arlington   [Map]     Manchester   [Map]    
Barnumville   [Map]     Manchester   [Map]    
Bromley Village   [Map]     Middletown Springs   [Map]    
Danby   [Map]     Mount Tabor   [Map]    
Dorset   [Map]     Pawlet   [Map]    
Dorset   [Map]     Poultney   [Map]    
Fort Ann (NY)   [Map]     Poultney   [Map]    
Granville (NY)   [Map]     Rupert   [Map]    
Granville (NY)   [Map]     Salem (NY)   [Map]    
Hampton (NY)   [Map]     Salem (NY)   [Map]    
Hartford (NY)   [Map]     Sandgate   [Map]    
Hartford (NY)   [Map]     Tinmouth   [Map]    
Hebron (NY)   [Map]     Wells   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Fort Ann   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Granville   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Hartford   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Manchester Center   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Graves Family Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Graves Family Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Graves Family Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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

 
Franklin County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cheshire County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sullivan County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Trails

 
Albany County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Essex County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Fulton County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Hamilton County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Montgomery County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Rensselaer County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Saratoga County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Schenectady County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Warren County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Washington County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Addison County:     Cyndi's
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Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Rutland County:     Cyndi's
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Windham County:     Cyndi's
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Windsor County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Vermont,
Cemeteries of Bennington County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Vermont
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Graves Family Cemetery (FAG ID #2270116)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Vermont,
Cemeteries 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 Graves Family Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920270   (Name of Record: Graves Family Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bennington
Lat: 43.3067412     Lon: -73.2270522   [Map]
Elev: 255         Map Name: Pawlet

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2270116

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Vermont

About Bennington County

About Vermont

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The 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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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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 Graves Family Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.3067, Longitude: -73.2271     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Graves Family Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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