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The location of Clear Creek Cemetery









A visit to the Clear Creek Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Clear Creek Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Clear Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #67230)

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 Clear Creek Cemetery ...

The Clear Creek Cemetery is located in Grant Parish.

The parish seat for Grant Parish is located in Colfax. Colfax lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<2> to the west of the Clear Creek Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.4696°   (31° 28' 10")

Lon:   -92.3429°   (-92° 20' 34")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 14 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Clear Creek Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Forest Lawn Memorial Park   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Frazier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in La Salle Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67565

Guynes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67688

Leckie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68003

Lofton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in La Salle Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Maryhill Seminary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Norris Cemetery   [Map]

Located in La Salle Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Pollock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68632

Restland Memorial Gardens   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1991571

Venus Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Whatley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in La Salle Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

Whatley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in La Salle Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Clear Creek Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Clear Creek Cemetery.

Alexandria Junction   [Map]     Kolin   [Map]    
Alexandria   [Map]     Libuse   [Map]    
Anandale   [Map]     North Point   [Map]    
Antonia   [Map]     Pineville   [Map]    
Ball   [Map]     Pollock   [Map]    
Bentley   [Map]     Sharp Town   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Stay   [Map]    
Creola   [Map]     Tioga   [Map]    
Deville   [Map]     Trout   [Map]    
Dry Prong   [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 Clear Creek Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Grant Parish.

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

Alexandria   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clear Creek Cemetery
 
Pineville   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Clear Creek 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 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 Clear Creek Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Grant 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

 
Caldwell Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Catahoula Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Evangeline Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin 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

 
Natchitoches 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

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winn Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Grant Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Clear Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #67230)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Grant 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 Clear Creek Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Clear Creek Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Clear Creek Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Clear Creek Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #545755   (Name of Record: Clear Creek Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Grant
Lat: 31.4696226     Lon: -92.3429132   [Map]
Elev: 46         Map Name: Green Gables

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #67230

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Louisiana

About Grant Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<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 Clear Creek Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.4696, Longitude: -92.3429     [Map].

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