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The location of Emanuel Cemetery









A visit to the Emanuel Cemetery ...

The location of the Emanuel 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 Emanuel Cemetery ...

The Emanuel Cemetery is located in Ascension Parish.

The parish seat for Ascension Parish is located in Donaldsonville. Donaldsonville lies just to the east of the Emanuel Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.0958°   (30° 5' 44")

Lon:   -91.0262°   (-91° 1' 34")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 25 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Emanuel Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ascension Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brazil Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Emanuel Cemetery

Buena Vista Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burnside Cemetery   [Map]

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

Christ Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

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

Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Emanuel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1727391<3>

Ebenezer Cemetery   [Map]

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

First Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

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

Monroe Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Calvary Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint James Parish

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

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Emanuel Cemetery

Orange Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Philippian Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint James Parish

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

Raspberry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Emanuel Cemetery

St. Augustine Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Emanuel Cemetery

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the Emanuel Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1988843

St. Jules Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

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

St. Landry Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Martins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Paul Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

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

St. Phillip Cemetery   [Map]

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

Virginia Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Assumption Parish

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

White Castle Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Iberville Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Emanuel Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Emanuel Cemetery.

Aben   [Map]     Enola   [Map]    
Barton   [Map]     Geismar   [Map]    
Bayou Corne   [Map]     Glenwood   [Map]    
Belle Rose   [Map]     Gonzales   [Map]    
Brulie Maurin   [Map]     Grand Bayou   [Map]    
Bruly Saint Martin   [Map]     Munsons   [Map]    
Brusle Saint Vincent   [Map]     Napoleonville   [Map]    
Burbank   [Map]     Paincourtville   [Map]    
Burnside   [Map]     Plaincourtville   [Map]    
Carville   [Map]     Plattenville   [Map]    
Cornerview   [Map]     Ratliff   [Map]    
Darrow   [Map]     Sweet Home   [Map]    
Donaldsonville   [Map]     White Castle   [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 Emanuel Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Ascension Parish.

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

Donaldsonville   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the Emanuel Cemetery
 
Napoleonville   [Map]
 - Located in Assumption Parish
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Emanuel Cemetery
 
White Castle   [Map]
 - Located in Iberville Parish
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Emanuel 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 professional and volunteer 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 Emanuel Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Ascension Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Assumption Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint James Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint John the Baptist Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Martin Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Mary 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

 
Terrebonne Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

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 Emanuel 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 Emanuel Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #552531   (Name of Record: Emanuel Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Ascension
Lat: 30.0957546     Lon: -91.0262114   [Map]
Elev: 7         Map Name: Belle Rose

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Ascension Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ascension Parish: www.ascensionparish.net/

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 Emanuel Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.0958, Longitude: -91.0262     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Emanuel 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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