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The location of Calvert Cemetery









A visit to the Calvert Cemetery ...

The location of the Calvert 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 Calvert Cemetery ...

The Calvert Cemetery is located in Natchitoches Parish.

The parish seat for Natchitoches Parish is located in Natchitoches. Natchitoches lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of the Calvert Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.4793°   (31° 28' 45")

Lon:   -92.8207°   (-92° 49' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Calvert Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bay Spring Cemetery   [Map]

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

Botton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Calvert Cemetery

Boyce Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Campbell Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Carnahan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Colfax Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grant Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #208088<3>

Dark - Neal Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Deloges Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Emanuel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Calvert Cemetery

Gilly G. LeMoine Sr. Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grant Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2417825

Gorum Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Calvert Cemetery

Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Calvert Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Knight Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Lacour Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Marce Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Raven Camp Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grant Parish

A large cemetery that lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Calvert Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2224337

Rose View Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

St. Aloysius Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grant Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68760

Schorn Brook Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Calvert Cemetery

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Grant Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Calvert Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68933

Valentine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Watkin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Calvert Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Calvert Cemetery.

Alco   [Map]     Lena   [Map]    
Bentley   [Map]     Melrose   [Map]    
Boyce   [Map]     Montgomery   [Map]    
Cloutierville   [Map]     Mora   [Map]    
Colfax   [Map]     Natchez   [Map]    
Creola   [Map]     Otis   [Map]    
Dry Prong   [Map]     Saint Maurice   [Map]    
Flatwoods   [Map]     Sieper   [Map]    
Flora   [Map]     Simpson   [Map]    
Gardner   [Map]     Stay   [Map]    
Gorum   [Map]     Zimmerman   [Map]    
Hot Wells   [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 Calvert Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Natchitoches Parish.

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

Colfax   [Map]
 - Located in Grant Parish
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Calvert Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Grant Parish
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Calvert 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 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 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 Calvert Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Natchitoches Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Allen Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Avoyelles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Beauregard Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caldwell Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Catahoula Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Evangeline Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Salle Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rapides Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winn Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Newton County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #533641   (Name of Record: Calvert Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Natchitoches
Lat: 31.4793399     Lon: -92.8207094   [Map]
Elev: 47         Map Name: Lena

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Calvert Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4793, Longitude: -92.8207     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Calvert 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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