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The location of Davis Cemetery









A visit to the Davis Cemetery ...

The location of the Davis 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 Davis Cemetery ...

The Davis Cemetery is located in Saint Tammany Parish.

The parish seat for Saint Tammany Parish is located in Covington. Covington lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Davis Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.5480°   (30° 32' 52")

Lon:   -89.9829°   (-89° 58' 58")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 53 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Davis Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abita Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery

Adams Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Barkers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bruhl Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Bush Cemetery   [Map]

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

Byers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery

Carpenter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Copper Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cowart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Crawford Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67319<3>

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fauntleroy Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fivemile Still Cemetery   [Map]

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

Flot Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fussell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Davis Cemetery

Galloway Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Garden District Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery

Grantham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holmes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Jewel Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67895

Keating Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lavinghouse Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lee Road Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Maryetta Cemetery   [Map]

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

McGee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Davis Cemetery

Mizell Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Okeefe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Quave Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the Davis Cemetery

Reviere Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Washington Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Rogers Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Gertrudes Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Davis Cemetery

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68948

Sharp Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharps Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Davis Cemetery

Sun Cemetery   [Map]

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

Talleys Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #69102

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Waldheim Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Davis Cemetery

Waldheim Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Davis Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #69236

Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Davis Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Davis Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Abita Springs   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Bogalusa   [Map]     Mandeville   [Map]    
Browns Village   [Map]     Northwood Village   [Map]    
Bush   [Map]     Pearl River   [Map]    
Covington   [Map]     Picayune (MS)   [Map]    
Enon   [Map]     Robert   [Map]    
Folsom   [Map]     Saint Benedict   [Map]    
Hickory   [Map]     Slidell   [Map]    
Huntwyck Village   [Map]     Sun   [Map]    
Lacombe   [Map]     Talisheek   [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 Davis Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saint Tammany Parish.

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

Bogalusa   [Map]
 - Located in Washington Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Covington   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Mandeville   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Picayune   [Map]
 - Located in Pearl River County (MS)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of the Davis Cemetery
 
Slidell   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Davis Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit 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 Davis Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saint Tammany Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Orleans Parish:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Plaquemines Parish:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Bernard Parish:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint John the Baptist Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
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Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Forrest County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Harrison County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lamar County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Stone County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #560591   (Name of Record: Davis Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: St. Tammany
Lat: 30.5479688     Lon: -89.9828525   [Map]
Elev: 21         Map Name: Bush

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Saint Tammany Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Tammany Parish: www.stpgov.org/

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 Davis Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5480, Longitude: -89.9829     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Davis 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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