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(Orange County, Vermont)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Wood 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 Wood Cemetery...

The Wood Cemetery is located in Orange County.

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

Lat:   43.8803°   (43° 52' 49")

Lon:   -72.3220°   (-72° 19' 19")

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

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

Hanover   [Map]
 - Located in Grafton County (NH)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the South (S) of the Wood Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 50 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Wood Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blaisdell - Laird - Laird Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Blood Brook School Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Boardman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Buzzell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Clough Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Cook - Huse - Fulton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Dow Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Drews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Durkee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
East Thetford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Ely - South Fairlee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Evergreen Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Follett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Gove Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Jackman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Kelsey Mountain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Kibling Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Knox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Krook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Middle Brook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Monarch Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Wood Cemetery
 
New Boston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Norris - Davis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Noyes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Old City Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West (W) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Ordway Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Post Mills Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Robinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Sawnee Bean Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Scruton Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Smith Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Smith - Mill Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Wood Cemetery
 
South Vershire Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North (N) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Spear Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Spear - Norris Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Strafford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Taylor Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
The Glebe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Thetford Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Union Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windsor County
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Wood Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2258815<4>
 
Vershire Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Vershire Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Wallace Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Windham County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Wood Cemetery
 
West Fairlee Center Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
West Fairlee Village Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wood Cemetery
 
Wild Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Wood Cemetery

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 Wood Cemetery.

Bradford   [Map]Norwich   [Map]Strafford   [Map]
Bradford   [Map]Norwich   [Map]Strafford   [Map]
Chelsea   [Map]Old City   [Map]Thetford   [Map]
Corinth   [Map]Pompanoosuc   [Map]Tunbridge   [Map]
Fairlee   [Map]Post Mills   [Map]Union Village   [Map]
Hanover (NH)   [Map]Royalton   [Map]Vershire   [Map]
Lewiston   [Map]Sharon   [Map]Vershire   [Map]
Mill Village   [Map]South Strafford   [Map]West Fairlee   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Wood Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Vermont:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Orange County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Belknap County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search       USGenWeb    
Carroll County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cheshire County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Coos County (NH):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Grafton 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    
Addison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Bennington County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
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      
Lamoille County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Orleans County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Rutland County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Washington 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 Orange County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Vermont
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Vermont
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Vermont,     of Orange 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 Wood 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 Wood Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1921652   (Name of Record: Wood Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Orange
Lat: 43.8803459     Lon: -72.3220384   [Map]
Elev: 401         Map Name: Vershire

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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: 43.8803, Longitude: -72.3220     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Wood Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Wood 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 starting 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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