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Our GPS coordinates for the North 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 North Cemetery...

The North Cemetery is located in Grand Isle County. The county seat for Grand Isle County is located in North Hero.

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

Lat:   44.8778°   (44° 52' 40")

Lon:   -73.3421°   (-73° 20' 31")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the North 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 North Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Grand Isle County.

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

Champlain   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the North Northwest (NNW) of the North Cemetery
 
Plattsburgh   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Cemetery
 
Rouses Point   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the North Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the North Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alburg Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Cemetery
 
Alburg Tongue Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the North Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Cemetery
 
Doane Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the North Cemetery
 
Graveyard Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the North Cemetery
 
Hyde Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Cemetery
 
Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the North Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the North Cemetery
 
New St. Mary's Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the North Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2596119<4>
 
North End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the North Cemetery
 
Pt. An Roche Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Cemetery
 
Pt. Comfort Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the North Cemetery
 
Reynolds McGregor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the North Cemetery
 
Sacred Heart Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the North Cemetery
 
St. Albans Point Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the North Cemetery
 
St. Amadeus Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the North Cemetery
 
St. Josephs Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the North Cemetery
 
St. Marys Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the North Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the North Cemetery
 
South End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the North Cemetery
 
South End Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the North Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the North Cemetery
 
Trombley Bay Cemetery (NY)   [Map]
 - Located in Clinton County (NY)
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the North 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 North Cemetery.

Adams Landing   [Map]Clarenceville (QC)   [Map]Noyan (QC)   [Map]
Alburg Center   [Map]Cumberland Head (NY)   [Map]Plattsburgh (NY)   [Map]
Alburg   [Map]Georgia Plains   [Map]Rouses Point (NY)   [Map]
Alburg   [Map]Grand Isle   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Alburgh   [Map]Isle La Motte   [Map]Saint Albans   [Map]
Beekmantown (NY)   [Map]Maquam   [Map]Saint Georges de Clarenceville (QC)   [Map]
Champlain (NY)   [Map]Mooers (NY)   [Map]Swanton   [Map]
Champlain (NY)   [Map]North Hero   [Map]Swanton   [Map]
Chazy (NY)   [Map]North Hero   [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 North Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Grand Isle County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

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    
Addison County:       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      
Lamoille 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      

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1918535   (Name of Record: North Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grand Isle
Lat: 44.8778186     Lon: -73.3420771   [Map]
Elev: 55         Map Name: Rouses Point

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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: 44.8778, Longitude: -73.3421     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the North Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for North 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 from . 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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