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The location of New Hope Cemetery









A visit to the New Hope Cemetery ...

The location of the New Hope 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 New Hope Cemetery ...

The New Hope Cemetery is located in Caddo Parish.

The parish seat for Caddo Parish is located in Shreveport. Shreveport lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<2> to the south southeast of the New Hope Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.8624°   (32° 51' 44")

Lon:   -93.9974°   (-93° 59' 50")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Baugass Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Cass County (TX)

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

Black Bayou Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the New Hope Cemetery

Burks - Hart Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TX)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2660<3>

Centerville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the New Hope Cemetery

Chapelwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the New Hope Cemetery

Core Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TX)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery

Core Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TX)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery

Good Exchange Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Cass County (TX)

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

Gray Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TX)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the New Hope Cemetery

Hancock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery

Hosston Cemetery   [Map]

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

Josey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery

Monterey Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Marion County (TX)

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

Rambo Cemetery (TX)   [Map]

Located in Cass County (TX)

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

Rang Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the New Hope Cemetery.

Belcher   [Map]     Kildare (TX)   [Map]    
Bivins (TX)   [Map]     Lodi (TX)   [Map]    
Capps City (AR)   [Map]     McLeod (TX)   [Map]    
Doddridge (AR)   [Map]     Mooringsport   [Map]    
Gilliam   [Map]     Oil City   [Map]    
Hosston   [Map]     Plain Dealing   [Map]    
Huffins (TX)   [Map]     Rodessa   [Map]    
Ida   [Map]     Uncertain (TX)   [Map]    
Karnack (TX)   [Map]     Vivian   [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 New Hope Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Caddo Parish.

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

Atlanta   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County (TX)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Bossier Parish
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Jefferson   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (TX)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Plain Dealing   [Map]
 - Located in Bossier Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the New Hope Cemetery
 
Vivian   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the New Hope Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 New Hope Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Caddo Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Columbia County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hempstead County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Nevada County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bienville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bossier Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Claiborne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bowie County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gregg County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morris County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rusk County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Titus County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Upshur County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #537573   (Name of Record: New Hope Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Caddo
Lat: 32.8623614     Lon: -93.9974034   [Map]
Elev: 84         Map Name: Vivian South

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About Caddo Parish

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Caddo Parish: www.caddo.org/

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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the New Hope Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8624, Longitude: -93.9974     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the New Hope 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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