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The location of Old Mechanicsville Cemetery









A visit to the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery ...

The location of the Old Mechanicsville 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 Old Mechanicsville Cemetery ...

The Old Mechanicsville Cemetery is located in Rutland County. The county seat for Rutland County is located in Rutland.

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

Lat:   43.4176°   (43° 25' 3")

Lon:   -72.8212°   (-72° 49' 16")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Carlton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Hortonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Laurel Glen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Mt. Holly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Northam Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Packer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Pelsue - Jarvary Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Pleasant View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Plymouth Kingdom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
South Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Sugar Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Tabor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Tarbellville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Tyson - Pollard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery
 
Woodward - Wilder Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Old Mechanicsville 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 Old Mechanicsville Cemetery.

Alfrecha   [Map]     Mount Holly   [Map]    
Andover   [Map]     Mount Tabor   [Map]    
Baltimore   [Map]     Peru   [Map]    
Bowlsville   [Map]     Plymouth   [Map]    
Cavendish   [Map]     Proctorsville   [Map]    
Cavendish   [Map]     Reading   [Map]    
Chester   [Map]     Shrewsbury   [Map]    
Clarendon   [Map]     South Reading   [Map]    
Danby   [Map]     Tinmouth   [Map]    
Landgrove Town Center   [Map]     Wallingford   [Map]    
Landgrove   [Map]     Wallingford   [Map]    
Ludlow   [Map]     Weston   [Map]    
Ludlow   [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 Old Mechanicsville Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Rutland County.

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

Ludlow   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we 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 Old Mechanicsville Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Rutland County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Berkshire County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cheshire County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grafton County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hillsborough County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Merrimack County (NH):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sullivan County (NH):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Essex County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rensselaer County (NY):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saratoga County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Warren County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (NY):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Addison County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bennington County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Orange County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Windham County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Windsor County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Vermont:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1922014   (Name of Record: Old Mechanicsville Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Rutland
Lat: 43.4175717     Lon: -72.821211   [Map]
Elev: 567         Map Name: Mount Holly

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Vermont

About Rutland County

About Vermont

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 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Old Mechanicsville Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4176, Longitude: -72.8212     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Old Mechanicsville Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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