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The location of Felder Cemetery









A visit to the Felder Cemetery ...

The location of the Felder 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 Felder Cemetery ...

The Felder Cemetery is located in Livingston Parish.

The parish seat for Livingston Parish is located in Livingston. Livingston lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of the Felder Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.3741°   (30° 22' 26")

Lon:   -90.8673°   (-90° 52' 2")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Felder 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 of the Felder Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Blount Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cann Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

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

Colyell Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

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

Doug Decoteau Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Ealy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1985685<3>

Faithful Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Ficklin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hillman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Felder Cemetery

Minton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemeteries   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68324

Myford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Felder Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68351

O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

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

Palmetto Cemetery   [Map]

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

Petes Rest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Plainview Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Felder Cemetery

Richards Gardens of Memory Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Baton Rouge Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Felder Cemetery

St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Felder Cemetery

St. Mark Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. William Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Felder Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68959

Walker Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Ascension Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Felder Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Felder Cemetery

Wheat Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 29 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Felder Cemetery.

Brignac   [Map]     Little Prairie   [Map]    
Brittany   [Map]     Livingston   [Map]    
Bullion   [Map]     Oak Grove   [Map]    
Claybank   [Map]     Old Jefferson   [Map]    
Cornerview   [Map]     Perkins Village   [Map]    
Denham Springs   [Map]     Port Vincent   [Map]    
Duplessis   [Map]     Prairieville   [Map]    
Dutch Town   [Map]     Saint Amant   [Map]    
French Settlement   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Galvez Town   [Map]     Summerfield   [Map]    
Galvez   [Map]     Village Saint George   [Map]    
Gonzales   [Map]     Walker   [Map]    
Hobart   [Map]     Weber City   [Map]    
Hope Villa   [Map]     Woodshire Village   [Map]    
Lake   [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 Felder Cemetery. The following communities are located in Livingston Parish.

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

Denham Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Felder Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Felder Cemetery
 
Port Vincent   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Felder 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 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 - although it should be mentioned 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 Felder Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Livingston Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Assumption Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
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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

 
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
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Family
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Genealogy
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Saint Martin Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Saint Mary Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Terrebonne Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #554386   (Name of Record: Felder Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Livingston
Lat: 30.3740817     Lon: -90.8673204   [Map]
Elev: 4         Map Name: French Settlement

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Felder Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3741, Longitude: -90.8673     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Felder 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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