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The location of Benton Community Club Cemetery









A visit to the Benton Community Club Cemetery ...

The location of the Benton Community Club 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 Benton Community Club Cemetery ...

The Benton Community Club Cemetery is located in Bossier Parish.

The parish seat for Bossier Parish is located in Benton. Benton lies just to the west of the Benton Community Club Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Lat:   32.6957°   (32° 41' 44")

Lon:   -93.7166°   (-93° 42' 59")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 12 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Benton Community Club Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Bossier Parish.

Carolina Bluff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Cottage Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Dickson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Dove Dale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Old Red River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Pilkinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Player Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Prairie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Raymond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Sibley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Benton Community Club Cemetery.

Belcher   [Map]     Mooringsport   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Normandy Village   [Map]    
Blanchard   [Map]     Oil City   [Map]    
Bossier City   [Map]     Parkland Village   [Map]    
Chateau Village   [Map]     Plain Dealing   [Map]    
Cotton Valley   [Map]     Princeton   [Map]    
Eastwood   [Map]     Red Chute   [Map]    
Espanita Village   [Map]     Shreveport   [Map]    
Gilliam   [Map]     Silver Pine Village   [Map]    
Haughton   [Map]     Vivian   [Map]    
Hosston   [Map]     Western Hills Village   [Map]    
Longwood Village   [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 Benton Community Club Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bossier Parish.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Benton Community Club Cemetery.

Benton   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West (W) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery
 
Bossier City   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery
 
Plain Dealing   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery
 
Shreveport   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery
 
Vivian   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Benton Community Club Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 - 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 Benton Community Club Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bossier Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Columbia County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bienville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caddo Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Claiborne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bowie County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Bossier Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana
 

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 Louisiana

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Benton Community Club 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 Benton Community Club Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #532952   (Name of Record: Benton Community Club Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bossier
Lat: 32.6957011     Lon: -93.7165671   [Map]
Elev: 66         Map Name: Benton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Bossier Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bossier Parish: www.mybossier.com/

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Benton Community Club Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6957, Longitude: -93.7166     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Benton Community Club Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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