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The location of Campbell Cemetery









A visit to the Campbell Cemetery ...

The location of the Campbell 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 Campbell Cemetery ...

The Campbell Cemetery is located in Evangeline Parish.

The parish seat for Evangeline Parish is located in Ville Platte. Ville Platte lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of the Campbell Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.8182°   (30° 49' 5")

Lon:   -92.4143°   (-92° 24' 51")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Campbell Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Evangeline Parish.

Ardoin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Campbell Cemetery

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Campbell Cemetery

Chaney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Campbell Cemetery

Clark Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Campbell Cemetery

Dehany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Campbell Cemetery

Delafosse Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fergerson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fontenot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Campbell Cemetery

Johnson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keller Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCormack Cemetery   [Map]

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

Murdock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ortego Cemetery   [Map]

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

Platin Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Campbell Cemetery

Vanburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Campbell Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Campbell Cemetery.

Bayou Chicot   [Map]     Mamou   [Map]    
Bunkie   [Map]     McNary   [Map]    
Chataignier   [Map]     Milburn   [Map]    
Cheneyville   [Map]     Morrow   [Map]    
Duralde   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Eola   [Map]     Pawnee   [Map]    
Forest Hill   [Map]     Pine Prairie   [Map]    
Glenmora   [Map]     Reddell   [Map]    
Gold Dust   [Map]     Saint Landry   [Map]    
Lecompte   [Map]     Turkey Creek   [Map]    
Longleaf   [Map]     Ville Platte   [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 Campbell Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Evangeline Parish.

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

Bunkie   [Map]
 - Located in Avoyelles Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Eunice   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Landry Parish
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South (S) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Glenmora   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Lecompte   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Mamou   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Allen Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Campbell Cemetery
 
Ville Platte   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Campbell 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 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 Campbell Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Evangeline Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Acadia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
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

 
Catahoula Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Davis Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Salle Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rapides Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Landry Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Martin Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vermilion Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #533666   (Name of Record: Campbell Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Evangeline
Lat: 30.8182504     Lon: -92.4142997   [Map]
Elev: 34         Map Name: Pine Prairie

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Evangeline Parish

About Louisiana

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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Campbell Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8182, Longitude: -92.4143     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Campbell Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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