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The location of Morse Cemetery









A visit to the Morse 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 Morse Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The Morse Cemetery (FAG ID #68264)

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 Morse Cemetery ...

The Morse Cemetery is located in Tangipahoa Parish.

The parish seat for Tangipahoa Parish is located in Amite City. Amite City lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<2> to the northwest of the Morse Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.4297°   (30° 25' 46")

Lon:   -90.2487°   (-90° 14' 55")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 17 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Morse Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Andrew Jackson Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Morse Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67441

Collins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the Morse Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67249

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Morse Cemetery

Daussin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dendinger Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

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

Galatas Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

Helping Hands Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

Howes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67837

Madisonville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

Meyer Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Morse Cemetery

Mitchell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68237

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stango Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wager Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

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

White Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Tammany Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Morse 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 Morse Cemetery.

Abita Springs   [Map]     Lacombe   [Map]    
Akers   [Map]     Loranger   [Map]    
Albany   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Covington   [Map]     Mandeville   [Map]    
Folsom   [Map]     Natalbany   [Map]    
Hammond   [Map]     Ponchatoula   [Map]    
Henry City   [Map]     Robert   [Map]    
Husser   [Map]     Saint Benedict   [Map]    
Independence   [Map]     Springfield   [Map]    
Killian   [Map]     Tickfaw   [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 Morse Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tangipahoa Parish.

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

Covington   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Tammany Parish
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Morse Cemetery
 
Hammond   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Morse Cemetery
 
Mandeville   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Tammany Parish
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Morse Cemetery
 
Ponchatoula   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Morse Cemetery
 
Springfield   [Map]
 - Located in Livingston Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of the Morse 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 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 Morse Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tangipahoa Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension 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

 
Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche 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
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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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock 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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Tangipahoa Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   The Morse Cemetery (FAG ID #68264)
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Tangipahoa 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 Morse Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #537240   (Name of Record: Morse Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tangipahoa
Lat: 30.4293601     Lon: -90.2489708   [Map]
Elev: 4         Map Name: Madisonville

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #68264

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tangipahoa Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tangipahoa Parish: www.tangicouncil.com/

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 Morse Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4297, Longitude: -90.2487     [Map].

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