Braintree, Vermont Cemeteries
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To make the values compatible with many GPS Trackers, coordinates have been recalculated to decimal degrees.
|Name||First Burial||Last Burial||# of Graves||° Latitude||° Longitude|
|Braintree Hill||1804||In Use||100s||43.96950||-72.68873|
|Burridge (Thayer Brook)||1848||1930||21||43.92008||-72.69708|
|East Braintree||1849||In Use||400+||43.99058||-72.64900|
|Lower Branch||1803||In Use||100s||43.94878||-72.71220|
|Mountain View||1921||In Use||200+||43.96685||-72.74392|
No trace remains of this cemetery. Many attempts to locate this cemetery were made over the years but all were unsuccessful. The town cemetery map still lists the location as near the Peth Road.
From the center of Randolph, go north on VT Route 12A about 9/10 mile to Braintree Hill Road. Turn right onto Braintree Hill Road and go about 2-8/10 miles. The cemetery is behind and north of the Braintree Meeting House on the right.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12 south about 2/10 mile then turn right onto School Street. Follow School Street for about 1-6/10 miles. The cemetery is on the left.
From the Braintree Hill Cemetery, continue north on Braintree Hill Road about 2-1/10 miles. At the three way intersection continue straight ahead for about 1-1/3 miles to Bent Hill Road. At this point, Braintree Hill Road becomes Thresher Road. Follow Thresher Road for another 6/10 mile. There will be a large barn on the left close to the road. Across from the barn is a driveway leading to an A-Frame home. The cemetery is in the woods behind the house.
Since this cemetery is on private land, visitors should contact the owner, Charles Farrington, for permission to visit the cemetery. There are two headstones and a number of broken pieces of what appear to be footstones.
There are two headstones in this cemetery. The inscriptions are:
Mary Hovey Samuel Widow of Son of Samuel Nathaniel Flint Jr Patty Vinton 1726 - 1807 Died May 13 1832 Settled in Braintree in 1803]with 4 of her 13 children Aged 72 yeaRS Born in Conn Son Wm 1769-1850 Patty Randall His wife 1772-1842 Erected Oct 1936
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12 north about 5 miles and look for the cemetery on the left near the "Y" intersection.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12A north about 3 miles and turn right onto Bruoton Hill Road. The cemetery is on the right about 100 feet in the woods from the road in a steep section of the road. It will be difficult to locate the cemetery and to turn your vehicle.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12 north about 2-6/10 miles. Turn left onto Peth Road and go about 3-1/2 miles. The cemetery is on the left beside the road.
This is a private cemetery with funding coming from descendant's families. The stone wall is being rebuilt by Michael Livingston of the firm Living Stone of Randolph. As the photos show, the quality of work is excellent.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12A north about 5-6/10 miles and look for the cemetery on the left side of the road and beyond a field. There is an access road just east of the field.
From the Braintree Town Office on VT Route 12A, follow VT Route 12A north about 1-2/10 miles and look for the Riford Brook Road on the left. Follow Riford Brook Road about 2-1/2 miles to Kendall Road on the right. The next road after Kendall Road is Larocque Road but is not marked. Larocque Road is suitable only for 4WD vehicles. The cemetery is about 3/4 mile up Larocque Road and is on private land. Visitors are requested to obtain the landowners permission to visit.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12A north about 3-3/10 miles and look for the cemetery on the left.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12 north about 2-6/10 miles, turn left onto Peth Road. Follow Peth Road to about 3/4 mile past Walker Road and look for the cemetery on the left side of the road.
From the center of Randolph, follow VT Route 12A north about 5-1/2 miles and look for the cemetery on the left.
Continue north on Peth Road past the Peth Cemetery for another 1-1/2 miles to the intersection of Hockman Hill Road. Turn left onto Hockman Hill Road and go about 400 feet. The cemetery is on the right with a sign partially obscured by brush..