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The location of Hudson Cemetery









A visit to the Hudson Cemetery ...

The location of the Hudson 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 Hudson Cemetery ...

The Hudson Cemetery is located in Webster Parish.

The parish seat for Webster Parish is located in Minden. Minden lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the south of the Hudson Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.9001°   (32° 54' 0")

Lon:   -93.2788°   (-93° 16' 43")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hudson Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Grisby - Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Hudson Cemetery

Gryder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haynes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hodge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Hudson Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

Old Haynesville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

Old Shongallo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Hudson Cemetery

Old Whitehall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hudson Cemetery

Pilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hudson Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Hudson Cemetery

St. Peter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Hudson Cemetery

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

Wards Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

Webb Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

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

White Hall African-American Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Claiborne Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hudson Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Hudson Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]     Macedonia (AR)   [Map]    
Cotton Valley   [Map]     Minden   [Map]    
Cullen   [Map]     Philadelphia (AR)   [Map]    
Dixie Inn   [Map]     Plain Dealing   [Map]    
Dodge City (AR)   [Map]     Sarepta   [Map]    
Dubberly   [Map]     Shongaloo   [Map]    
Dykesville   [Map]     Sibley   [Map]    
Emerson (AR)   [Map]     Springhill   [Map]    
Haynesville   [Map]     Taylor (AR)   [Map]    
Homer   [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 Hudson Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Webster Parish.

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

Bradley   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette County (AR)
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Emerson   [Map]
 - Located in Columbia County (AR)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Haynesville   [Map]
 - Located in Claiborne Parish
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Homer   [Map]
 - Located in Claiborne Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Columbia County (AR)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Minden   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the Hudson Cemetery
 
Plain Dealing   [Map]
 - Located in Bossier Parish
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West (W) of the Hudson 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 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 - 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 Hudson Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Webster Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Columbia County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hempstead County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Ouachita County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
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

 
Claiborne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Union Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass 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

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Webster 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 Hudson 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 Hudson Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #535846   (Name of Record: Hudson Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Webster
Lat: 32.900141     Lon: -93.2787795   [Map]
Elev: 83         Map Name: Shongaloo

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Webster Parish

About Louisiana

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 Hudson Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9001, Longitude: -93.2788     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hudson Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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