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The location of Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Hill Cemetery ...

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

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 six sections:

The Location of the Hill Cemetery ...

The Hill Cemetery is located in Caledonia County. The county seat for Caledonia County is located in Saint Johnsbury.

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

Lat:   44.4242°   (44° 25' 27")

Lon:   -71.9634°   (-71° 57' 48")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adams - Babcock Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Center - Dole Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Concord East Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Concord West Side Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
County Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Crow Hill - Church - Swett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Cushman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Drew - Kelsey East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Drew - Kelsey West Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Frye Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Goss Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Graves Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Lower Waterford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Massey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery
 
New St. Johnsbury Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
North Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
North Kirby - Brookside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Old Church Yard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Passumpsic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Pike Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Pumpkin Hill - Morse Clifford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Riverside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Royalston Corner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Essex County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hill Cemetery
 
St. Elizabeth Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2213084<3>
 
South Kirby Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
West Littleton Cemetery (NH)   [Map]
 - Located in Grafton County (NH)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Wheeler Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Hill 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 Hill Cemetery.

Barnet   [Map]     Peacham   [Map]    
Burke   [Map]     Ryegate   [Map]    
Concord   [Map]     Saint Johnsbury   [Map]    
Danville   [Map]     Saint Johnsbury   [Map]    
Greenbank Hollow   [Map]     Stannard   [Map]    
Kirby   [Map]     Stannard   [Map]    
Lisbon (NH)   [Map]     Victory   [Map]    
Littleton (NH)   [Map]     Walden   [Map]    
Lunenburg   [Map]     Waterford   [Map]    
Lyndon   [Map]     West Burke   [Map]    
Lyndonville   [Map]     West Danville   [Map]    
McIndoe Falls   [Map]     Wheelock   [Map]    
Mill Village   [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 Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Caledonia County.

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

Lisbon   [Map]
 - Located in Grafton County (NH)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Littleton   [Map]
 - Located in Grafton County (NH)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hill Cemetery
 
Lyndonville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hill Cemetery
 
West Danville   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Caledonia County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Carroll County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Coos County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grafton County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Chittenden County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Essex 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

 
Orange 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

 
Windham 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,
Cemeteries of Caledonia County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Vermont
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Vermont,
Cemeteries of Caledonia 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 Hill 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 Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1457828   (Name of Record: Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Caledonia
Lat: 44.4242249     Lon: -71.9634271   [Map]
Elev: 264         Map Name: Concord

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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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4242, Longitude: -71.9634     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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