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The location of Lard Cemetery









A visit to the Lard Cemetery ...

The location of the Lard 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 Lard Cemetery ...

The Lard Cemetery is located in Livingston Parish.

The parish seat for Livingston Parish is located in Livingston. Livingston lies just to the southwest of the Lard Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.5332°   (30° 31' 59")

Lon:   -90.6962°   (-90° 41' 46")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 21 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Lard Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Livingston Parish.

Bankston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lard Cemetery

Bankston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Causey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Courtney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Lard Cemetery

H Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herring Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lard Cemetery

Howze Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lard Cemetery

Hutchinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Lard Cemetery

James Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kinchen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lard Cemetery

Mack Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Lard Cemetery

Mack Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Lard Cemetery

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Lard Cemetery

McLin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Lard Cemetery

Oliphant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Lard Cemetery

Satsuma Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sibley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Lard Cemetery

Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Lard Cemetery

Wagner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Zeigler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Albany   [Map]     Livingston   [Map]    
Amite City   [Map]     Maurepas   [Map]    
Baywood   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Claybank   [Map]     Natalbany   [Map]    
Denham Springs   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
French Settlement   [Map]     Ponchatoula   [Map]    
Galvez Town   [Map]     Port Vincent   [Map]    
Greenwell Springs   [Map]     Springfield   [Map]    
Hammond   [Map]     Starns   [Map]    
Holden   [Map]     Summerfield   [Map]    
Independence   [Map]     Tickfaw   [Map]    
Killian   [Map]     Walker   [Map]    
Lake   [Map]     Watson   [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 Lard Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Livingston Parish.

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

Amite City   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Denham Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Hammond   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Maurepas   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Ponchatoula   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Port Vincent   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Lard Cemetery
 
Springfield   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lard Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start 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 - 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 Lard 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Assumption Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Orleans Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint James Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint John the Baptist Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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 Lard 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 Lard Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #552033   (Name of Record: Lard Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Livingston
Lat: 30.5332452     Lon: -90.696206   [Map]
Elev: 14         Map Name: Holden

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Louisiana

About Livingston 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 '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 Lard Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5332, Longitude: -90.6962     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lard Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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