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The location of Mouton Cove Cemetery









A visit to the Mouton Cove Cemetery ...

The location of the Mouton Cove 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 Mouton Cove Cemetery ...

The Mouton Cove Cemetery is located in Vermilion Parish.

The parish seat for Vermilion Parish is located in Abbeville. Abbeville lies just to the north northeast of the Mouton Cove Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   29.8744°   (29° 52' 27")

Lon:   -92.1604°   (-92° 9' 37")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Mouton Cove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Vermilion Parish.

Badon Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bancker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bares Cemetery   [Map]

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

Briggs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Broussard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Delino Cemetery   [Map]

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

Greene Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Harrington Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Hebert Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Landry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Le Maire Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Marceaux Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Nunez Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Perry - O'Bryan Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Mary Magdalen Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2487307<3>

St. Paul Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68864

Suire Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery

Trahan Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mouton Cove Cemetery.

Abbeville   [Map]     Gueydan   [Map]    
Andrew   [Map]     Intracoastal City   [Map]    
Avery Island   [Map]     Kaplan   [Map]    
Broussard   [Map]     Keystone   [Map]    
Cade   [Map]     Lafayette   [Map]    
Cypremort Point   [Map]     Lydia   [Map]    
Cypremort   [Map]     Maurice   [Map]    
Delacroix   [Map]     Milton   [Map]    
Delcambre   [Map]     New Iberia   [Map]    
Duchamp   [Map]     Perry   [Map]    
Duson   [Map]     Scott   [Map]    
Ebenezer   [Map]     Youngsville   [Map]    
Erath   [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 Mouton Cove Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Vermilion Parish.

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

Abbeville   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery
 
Gueydan   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery
 
Kaplan   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mouton Cove Cemetery
 
Youngsville   [Map]
 - Located in Lafayette Parish
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mouton Cove 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 professional and volunteer 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 Mouton Cove Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Vermilion Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Acadia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calcasieu Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cameron Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Evangeline Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Davis Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Landry Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Martin Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Mary Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Vermilion Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Vermilion 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 Mouton Cove 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 Mouton Cove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #537462   (Name of Record: Mouton Cove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Vermilion
Lat: 29.8743751     Lon: -92.1604047   [Map]
Elev: 2         Map Name: Intracoastal City

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Vermilion Parish

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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 'straight-line' (or 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 Mouton Cove Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8744, Longitude: -92.1604     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mouton Cove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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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