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The location of Morgan Cemetery









A visit to the Morgan Cemetery ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Morgan Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Morgan Cemetery (FAG ID #68252)

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 Morgan Cemetery ...

The Morgan Cemetery is located in Saint Tammany Parish.

The parish seat for Saint Tammany Parish is located in Covington. Covington lies 23 miles [37 km]<2> to the northwest of the Morgan Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.2735°   (30° 16' 24")

Lon:   -89.8047°   (-89° 48' 16")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 16 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Morgan Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Saint Tammany Parish.

Amos Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dubuisson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67413

Fields Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Morgan Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67505

Forest Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Morgan Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67541

Gauss Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Morgan Cemetery

Green Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67673

Haaswood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harrison Cemetery   [Map]

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

Harrison Jackson Square Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67717

Little Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Morgan Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68437

Oddfellow Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Rousseaux Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68746

Slidell Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67718

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within Less than 2 miles of the Morgan Cemetery.

Bon Village   [Map]     McClane City   [Map]    
Browns Village   [Map]     North Shore Beach   [Map]    
Eden Isle   [Map]     North Shore   [Map]    
Hickory   [Map]     Northwood Village   [Map]    
Huntwyck Village   [Map]     Oak Harbor   [Map]    
Lacombe   [Map]     Pearl River   [Map]    
Lake Shore Village   [Map]     Slidell   [Map]    
Lake Village   [Map]     Tanglewood Village   [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 Morgan Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saint Tammany Parish.

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

Covington   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Gainesville - Historic   [Map]
 - Located in Hancock County (MS)
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Mandeville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Picayune   [Map]
 - Located in Pearl River County (MS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Morgan Cemetery
 
Slidell   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Morgan 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 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 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 Morgan Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saint Tammany Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Orleans Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Plaquemines Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Bernard Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint John the Baptist 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

 
Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Saint Tammany Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Morgan Cemetery (FAG ID #68252)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Saint Tammany 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 Morgan Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Morgan Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Morgan Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Morgan Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1627691   (Name of Record: Morgan Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: St. Tammany
Lat: 30.2729726     Lon: -89.8045088   [Map]
Elev: 0         Map Name: Slidell

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #68252

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Louisiana

About Saint Tammany Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Tammany Parish: www.stpgov.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Morgan Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2735, Longitude: -89.8047     [Map].

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