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The location of Butler Cemetery









A visit to the Butler Cemetery ...

The location of the Butler 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 Butler Cemetery ...

The Butler Cemetery is located in Tangipahoa Parish.

The parish seat for Tangipahoa Parish is located in Amite City. Amite City lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the south southwest of the Butler Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Butler Cemetery

Lat:   30.9674°   (30° 58' 2")

Lon:   -90.3565°   (-90° 21' 23")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 89 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Butler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Tangipahoa Parish.

Alford Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Alford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Ann Tyler Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Ard Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Banister Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Booty Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

Brewer - Webb Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Brock Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Brumfield Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery

Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

Burch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Burch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Conerly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

Conerly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery

Connerley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Cutrer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Butler Cemetery

Dean Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

Dickey Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery

Dykes Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Dyson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Butler Cemetery

Dyson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery

Ford Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Fortenberry Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Fortenberry Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery

German Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Gill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

Guiding Light Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Hinson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Hinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Kemp Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Magee Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Maples Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Masonic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

McGehee Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

McNabb Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Mt. Hermon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Mullens Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Osyka Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Ott Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery

Progress Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery

Rhodus Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Rhodus Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Rimes Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Roberts Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

Sandifer Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Sandifer Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Butler Cemetery

Sandifer Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Butler Cemetery

Schilling Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Seale Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

Silver Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Butler Cemetery

Silver Springs Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Simmons Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Butler Cemetery

Smith Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Butler Cemetery

Statham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery

Strickland Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Strickland Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Tate Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Butler Cemetery

Tate Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

Tate Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Butler Cemetery

Varnado Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #63389<3>

Varnado Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #63390

Varnado Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Varnado Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Varnado Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Varnado Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #69208

Varnado Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Butler Cemetery

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<4>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2443804

Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Butler Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Butler Cemetery.

Amite City   [Map]     Magnolia (MS)   [Map]    
Bacots (MS)   [Map]     McComb (MS)   [Map]    
Bear Town (MS)   [Map]     McElveen (MS)   [Map]    
Fluker   [Map]     Mount Hermon   [Map]    
Franklinton   [Map]     Osyka (MS)   [Map]    
Greensburg   [Map]     Roseland   [Map]    
Henry City   [Map]     Stoney Point   [Map]    
Holmesville (MS)   [Map]     Sunny Hill   [Map]    
Husser   [Map]     Tangipahoa   [Map]    
Kentwood   [Map]     Tylertown (MS)   [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 Butler Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tangipahoa Parish.

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

Amite City   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Greensburg   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Helena Parish
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
McComb   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Butler Cemetery
 
Summit   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Butler Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 - 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 Butler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tangipahoa Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Copiah County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson Davis County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lamar County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

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 Butler 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 Butler Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #542030   (Name of Record: Butler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tangipahoa
Lat: 30.9674021     Lon: -90.3564819   [Map]
Elev: 102         Map Name: Mount Hermon

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Tangipahoa Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tangipahoa Parish: www.tangicouncil.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 'point-to-point' distance. 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.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Butler Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9674, Longitude: -90.3565     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Butler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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