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The location of McCausland Cemetery









A visit to the McCausland Cemetery ...

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 McCausland Cemetery ...

The McCausland Cemetery is located in West Feliciana Parish.

The parish seat for West Feliciana Parish is located in Saint Francisville. Saint Francisville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south southwest of the McCausland Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.9885°   (30° 59' 18")

Lon:   -91.2935°   (-91° 17' 36")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McCausland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Austin Cemetery   [Map]

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<2>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #66896<3>

Beech Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Bleakhouse Baptist Church Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Bowling Green Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Cedar Rest Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Currier Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Dawson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCausland Cemetery

Evans Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hudson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Huff Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Joor Collens Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

King Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #60281

Liddell Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the McCausland Cemetery

McKowen Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2380345

McQueen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast (SE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Minor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCausland Cemetery

Newman Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Newman Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Phares Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #61885

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

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

Powell Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Richardson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McCausland Cemetery

Rilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

St. John Baptist Church Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the McCausland Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Spillman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sweeney Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilkinson Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

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

Angola   [Map]     Port Hudson   [Map]    
Centreville (MS)   [Map]     Saint Francisville   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Slaughter   [Map]    
Ethel   [Map]     Tunica   [Map]    
Gloster (MS)   [Map]     Ventress   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Wakefield   [Map]    
Jackson   [Map]     Weyanoke   [Map]    
New Roads   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
Norwood   [Map]     Woodland   [Map]    
Patin   [Map]     Woodville (MS)   [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 McCausland Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in West Feliciana Parish.

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

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Located in Amite County (MS)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Jackson   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Port Hudson   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Saint Francisville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Woodville   [Map]
 - Located in Wilkinson County (MS)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the McCausland Cemetery
 
Zachary   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the McCausland 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 websites either 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 McCausland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to West Feliciana Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Avoyelles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Catahoula Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston 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 Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Saint Landry Parish:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
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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 West Feliciana 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 McCausland 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 McCausland Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #536969   (Name of Record: McCausland Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: West Feliciana
Lat: 30.9882331     Lon: -91.2934437   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Laurel Hill

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About West Feliciana Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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 McCausland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9885, Longitude: -91.2935     [Map].

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy of those coordinates. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or maybe historic and gone without an obvious trace.

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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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