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(Windham County, Vermont)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Riverside 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 Riverside Cemetery...

The Riverside Cemetery is located in Windham County. The county seat for Windham County is located in Newfane.

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

Lat:   43.2301°   (43° 13' 48")

Lon:   -72.8320°   (-72° 49' 55")

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

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

Manchester Center   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Riverside Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Riverside Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bondville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #330035<4>
 
Brooks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Collins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Eaton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Forefathers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Gale Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Location is estimated<5>
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2447268
 
Glebe View Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Hewes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2303346
 
Island Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Landgrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2216251
 
Landgrove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2372991
 
Lowell Lake Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Maple Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Middletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104122
 
Middletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Middletown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
North Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104149
 
North Windham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Osgood - Chubbuck Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Peru Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1163767
 
Rawsonville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Rest Haven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Simonsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Staples Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Stevens Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
West Windham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Windham Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Riverside Cemetery
 
Winhall Hollow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Bennington County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Riverside Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #104338

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Riverside Cemetery.

Andover   [Map]Grafton   [Map]Mount Tabor   [Map]
Barnumville   [Map]Jamaica   [Map]Peru   [Map]
Bromley Village   [Map]Landgrove Town Center   [Map]South Windham   [Map]
Chester Depot   [Map]Landgrove   [Map]Stratton   [Map]
Chester   [Map]Londonderry   [Map]West Townshend   [Map]
Chester   [Map]Manchester Center   [Map]Weston   [Map]
Dorset   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Windham   [Map]
Grafton   [Map]Manchester   [Map]Windham   [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 turn to 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 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 Riverside Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Windham County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

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    
Hillsborough County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Merrimack County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sullivan County (NH):       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    
Bennington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Franklin County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orange County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland 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,     of Windham County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Windham 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 Riverside 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 Riverside Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1921134   (Name of Record: Riverside Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Windham
Lat: 43.2300753     Lon: -72.8320429   [Map]
Elev: 412         Map Name: Londonderry

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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: 43.2301, Longitude: -72.8320     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Riverside Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Riverside 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' distance that starts 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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<5>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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