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(Orleans County, Vermont)


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Profile for the Mead Hill Cemetery ...

Our GPS coordinates for the Mead Hill 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 Mead Hill Cemetery...

The Mead Hill Cemetery is located in Orleans County. The county seat for Orleans County is located in Newport.

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

Lat:   44.9437°   (44° 56' 37")

Lon:   -72.0090°   (-72° 0' 32")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mead Hill Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<3> of the Mead Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beebe Main Street Cemetery (QC)   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Bly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103909<4>
 
Blyhill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Bruch Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Buck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Cargill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Caswellboro Cemetery (QC)   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Clark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Cowles - Chace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Crandall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Crawford Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Crystal Lake Cemetery (QC)   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2168763
 
Darby Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Derby Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Derby Line Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Fortin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Frenchmans Plot   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Gore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Hillside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Kelsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Mitchell - Derusha Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Morgan Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Morrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Morrill - Darling Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Pine Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Tice - Marston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Tice - Marston - Moon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
West Charleston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mead Hill Cemetery
 
Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Mead Hill Cemetery

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 Mead Hill Cemetery.

Avery's Gore   [Map]Derby Center   [Map]Ogden (QC)   [Map]
Baldwin Mills (QC)   [Map]Derby Line   [Map]Rock Island (QC)   [Map]
Barnston (QC)   [Map]Derby   [Map]Ruiters Corners (QC)   [Map]
Beebe Junction (QC)   [Map]Holland   [Map]Stanstead (QC)   [Map]
Beebe Plain   [Map]Judd's Mills (QC)   [Map]Stanstead Plain (QC)   [Map]
Beebe (QC)   [Map]Lindsay Beach   [Map]Stanstead (QC)   [Map]
Brownington   [Map]Morgan   [Map]Warner's Grant   [Map]
Charleston   [Map]Newport   [Map]Warren's Gore   [Map]
Comestock Corners (QC)   [Map]Norton   [Map]West Charleston   [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 visit 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 - 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 Mead Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Orleans County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Coos County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grafton County (NH):       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      
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      
Washington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

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 Mead 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 Mead Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1458407   (Name of Record: Mead Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Orleans
Lat: 44.9436582     Lon: -72.0089859   [Map]
Elev: 506         Map Name: West Charleston

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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: 44.9437, Longitude: -72.0090     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mead Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mead Hill 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 'point-to-point' distance beginning in . 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.

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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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