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(Addison County, Vermont)


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The location of Hanks Yard Cemetery

 
 

Profile for the Hanks Yard Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Hanks Yard 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 Hanks Yard Cemetery...

The Hanks Yard Cemetery is located in Addison County. The county seat for Addison County is located in Middlebury.

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

Lat:   44.0637°   (44° 3' 49")

Lon:   -73.3029°   (-73° 18' 10")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Hanks Yard 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 Hanks Yard Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Addison County.

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

Port Henry   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Vergennes   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Westport   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County (NY)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hanks Yard Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Adams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Advent - Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Belding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Bridport Central Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2217792<4>
 
Brittle Azra Stow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Chipman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Congregational Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
East Panton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
First Weybridge Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Grandview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North (N) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Hindes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Kent Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Lakeview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
MacIntosh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Marys Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
New Haven West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Northwest Cornwall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Norton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Payne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104211
 
Quaker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Southard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Spaulding Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Stevenson Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Sunset View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Town Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Vergennes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Warner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Washington Street Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104315
 
Weybridge Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery
 
Wright Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hanks Yard Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Hanks Yard Cemetery.

Addison   [Map]Middlebury   [Map]Shoreham   [Map]
Bridport   [Map]Monkton   [Map]Vergennes   [Map]
Bristol   [Map]Moriah (NY)   [Map]Waltham   [Map]
Bristol   [Map]New Haven   [Map]Westport (NY)   [Map]
Cornwall   [Map]North Ferrisburgh Station   [Map]Westport (NY)   [Map]
Crown Point (NY)   [Map]North Ferrisburgh   [Map]Weybridge   [Map]
Ferrisburg   [Map]Panton   [Map]Whiting   [Map]
Ferrisburgh   [Map]Port Henry (NY)   [Map]Witherbee (NY)   [Map]
Middlebury   [Map]Salisbury   [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 either 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 Hanks Yard Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Addison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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    
Warren County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chittenden 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      
Rutland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Washington 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 Addison County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Addison 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 Hanks Yard 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 Hanks Yard Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1918119   (Name of Record: Hanks Yard Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Addison
Lat: 44.0636676     Lon: -73.3028992   [Map]
Elev: 72         Map Name: Snake Mountain

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About Addison 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: 44.0637, Longitude: -73.3029     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hanks Yard Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Hanks Yard 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 starting 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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