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The location of McQueen Cemetery









A visit to the McQueen Cemetery ...

The location of the McQueen 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 McQueen Cemetery ...

The McQueen Cemetery is located in East Feliciana Parish.

The parish seat for East Feliciana Parish is located in Clinton. Clinton lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the east southeast of the McQueen Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.8977°   (30° 53' 51")

Lon:   -91.1818°   (-91° 10' 54")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McQueen Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Austin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

The location of this cemetery has been estimated<3>

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #66896<4>

Carruth Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Connell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the McQueen Cemetery

Dawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Dubose Cemetery   [Map]

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

East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Easter Star Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Fairview Cemetery   [Map]

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

Forbes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Green Briar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hawsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the McQueen Cemetery

McKay Cemetery   [Map]

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

McKowen Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2380345

Minor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Norwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Richardson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Rilgrims Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McQueen Cemetery

St. Johns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Sandel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the McQueen Cemetery

Singletar Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the McQueen Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Spillman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

Springhill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McQueen Cemetery

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the McQueen Cemetery.

Baker   [Map]     Pride   [Map]    
Centreville (MS)   [Map]     Saint Francisville   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Slaughter   [Map]    
Coleman Town   [Map]     Tristian Village   [Map]    
Ethel   [Map]     Ventress   [Map]    
Glynn   [Map]     Wakefield   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Weyanoke   [Map]    
Jackson   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
New Roads   [Map]     Woodland   [Map]    
Norwood   [Map]     Woodville (MS)   [Map]    
Patin   [Map]     Zachary   [Map]    
Port Hudson   [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 McQueen Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in East Feliciana Parish.

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

Baker   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South (S) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Clinton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Located in Amite County (MS)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Jackson   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Port Hudson   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Saint Francisville   [Map]
 - Located in West Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Woodville   [Map]
 - Located in Wilkinson County (MS)
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the McQueen Cemetery
 
Zachary   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of the McQueen Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 - 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 McQueen Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to East 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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Landry 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

 
Adams County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike 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 East 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 McQueen 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 McQueen Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #537018   (Name of Record: McQueen Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: East Feliciana
Lat: 30.8976799     Lon: -91.1817744   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Rogillioville

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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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the McQueen Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8977, Longitude: -91.1818     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McQueen Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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<4>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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