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The location of Nero Cemetery









A visit to the Nero Cemetery ...

The location of the Nero 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 Nero Cemetery ...

The Nero Cemetery is located in Plaquemines Parish.

The parish seat for Plaquemines Parish is located in Pointe a la Hache. Pointe a la Hache lies just to the east southeast of the Nero Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   29.6110°   (29° 36' 39")

Lon:   -89.8726°   (-89° 52' 21")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 11 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Nero Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Plaquemines Parish.

Ancal Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Ballowe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Bohemian Cemetery   [Map]

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

Deer Range Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Nero Cemetery

Feets Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Ironton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Nero Cemetery

Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Mange Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Pt. Celeste Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

St. Paulinus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Nero Cemetery

Woodland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Alluvial City   [Map]     Mohawk City   [Map]    
Barataria   [Map]     Pointe a la Hache   [Map]    
Belle Chasse   [Map]     Port Sulphur   [Map]    
Braithwaite   [Map]     Poydras   [Map]    
Carlisle   [Map]     Saint Bernard   [Map]    
Crown Point   [Map]     Scarsdale   [Map]    
Empire   [Map]     Terrytown   [Map]    
English Turn   [Map]     Timberlane   [Map]    
Estelle   [Map]     Violet   [Map]    
Grand Bayou Village   [Map]     Woodland   [Map]    
Jean Lafitte   [Map]     Woodmere   [Map]    
Lafitte   [Map]     Yscloskey   [Map]    
Meraux   [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 Nero Cemetery. The following communities are located in Plaquemines Parish.

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

Belle Chasse   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nero Cemetery
 
Braithwaite   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Nero 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 - 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 Nero Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Plaquemines Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Orleans 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

 
Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Terrebonne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #558672   (Name of Record: Nero Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Plaquemines
Lat: 29.6110472     Lon: -89.8725679   [Map]
Elev: 2         Map Name: Pointe a la Hache

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About Plaquemines Parish

About Louisiana

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' 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 Nero Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6110, Longitude: -89.8726     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nero Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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