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The location of Flower Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Flower Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Flower Hill 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 Flower Hill Cemetery ...

The Flower Hill Cemetery is located in De Soto Parish.

The parish seat for De Soto Parish is located in Mansfield. Mansfield lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southeast of the Flower Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.1346°   (32° 8' 4")

Lon:   -93.8757°   (-93° 52' 32")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Flower Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Cook Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Evergreen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fullalove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish

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

Gatlin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hogeye Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Old Home Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pollard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Prude Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Pyle Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

St. Elizabeth Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east (E) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Spanish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Trinity Cemetery   [Map]

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

Union Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Flower Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Flower Hill Cemetery.

Edgewood Village   [Map]     Longstreet   [Map]    
Frierson   [Map]     Mansfield   [Map]    
Gloster   [Map]     South Mansfield   [Map]    
Grand Cane   [Map]     South Towne Heights   [Map]    
Haslam (TX)   [Map]     Spring Ridge   [Map]    
Joaquin (TX)   [Map]     Stanley   [Map]    
Keachi   [Map]     Stonewall   [Map]    
Keithville   [Map]     Summer Grove   [Map]    
Logansport   [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 Flower Hill Cemetery. The following communities are located in De Soto Parish.

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

Grand Cane   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Flower Hill Cemetery
 
Logansport   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Flower Hill Cemetery
 
Mansfield   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Flower Hill 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 - although 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 Flower Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to De Soto Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Bienville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bossier Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caddo Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Natchitoches Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gregg County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nacogdoches County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rusk County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
San Augustine County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #535013   (Name of Record: Flower Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: De Soto
Lat: 32.1346066     Lon: -93.8757403   [Map]
Elev: 96         Map Name: Keatchie

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About De Soto Parish

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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 '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 Flower Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1346, Longitude: -93.8757     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Flower Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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