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(Bennington County, Vermont)


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Profile for the Morse Hill Cemetery ...

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 Morse Hill Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Morse Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2333771)

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 Morse Hill Cemetery...

The Morse Hill 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 Morse Hill Cemetery

Lat:   43.2182°   (43° 13' 5")

Lon:   -73.0328°   (-73° 1' 58")

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

Manchester Center   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<2> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Salem   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (NY)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Morse Hill Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 26 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Morse Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beartown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2441056
 
Blackner - Hazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Bowen Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2411878
 
Collson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Curtis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2312679
 
Dellwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #103976
 
Factory Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104004
 
Gifford Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2449926
 
Hay Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<3>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2388636
 
Hazelton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Kent Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2279533
 
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104111
 
Maple Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
McDonald Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Middletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104122
 
North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104149
 
North Dorset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1366299
 
Old Catholic Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Oreb Taylor Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2300443
 
Peru Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1163767
 
Purdy Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Roberts Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2166584
 
St. Jeromes Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1368240
 
South Dorset Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Rutland County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 
Wilcox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Morse Hill Cemetery
 - Location is estimated
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2303350

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Morse Hill Cemetery.

Arlington   [Map]Kansas   [Map]Peru   [Map]
Arlington   [Map]Landgrove Town Center   [Map]Rupert   [Map]
Barnumville   [Map]Landgrove   [Map]Sandgate   [Map]
Bromley Village   [Map]Manchester Center   [Map]Stratton   [Map]
Danby   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Sunderland   [Map]
Dorset   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Dorset   [Map]Mount Tabor   [Map]Winhall   [Map]
Jamaica   [Map]Pawlet   [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 start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 Morse Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Worcester County (MA):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cheshire County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grafton County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Albany County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Essex County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Rensselaer County (NY):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saratoga 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    
Addison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland 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 Bennington County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     The Morse Hill Cemetery (FAG ID #2333771)
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     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 Morse Hill Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1920337   (Name of Record: Morse Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bennington
Lat: 43.2181312     Lon: -73.0328816   [Map]
Elev: 349         Map Name: Manchester

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #2333771

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Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from . 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 Morse Hill Cemetery. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2182, Longitude: -73.0328     [Map].

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<3>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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