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The location of Pinseclair Cemetery









A visit to the Pinseclair Cemetery ...

The location of the Pinseclair 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 Pinseclair Cemetery ...

The Pinseclair Cemetery is located in Evangeline Parish.

The parish seat for Evangeline Parish is located in Ville Platte. Ville Platte lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of the Pinseclair Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.6919°   (30° 41' 30")

Lon:   -92.4760°   (-92° 28' 33")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pinseclair Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ardoin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Ardoin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Beaver Cemetery   [Map]

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Caney Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cezar Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Community Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dehany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Delafosse Cemetery   [Map]

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

Duplechien Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Allen Parish

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

Fontenot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Ortego Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Paron Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Pine Point Cemetery   [Map]

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

Platin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Rougeau Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south (S) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

St. Anns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

St. Anns Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Peters Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Te Mamou Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east (E) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

Veillon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pinseclair Cemetery.

Basile   [Map]     McNary   [Map]    
Bayou Chicot   [Map]     Milburn   [Map]    
Chataignier   [Map]     Oakdale   [Map]    
Duralde   [Map]     Oberlin   [Map]    
Elton   [Map]     Pawnee   [Map]    
Eola   [Map]     Pine Prairie   [Map]    
Eunice   [Map]     Reddell   [Map]    
Glenmora   [Map]     Saint Landry   [Map]    
Gold Dust   [Map]     Turkey Creek   [Map]    
Lawtell   [Map]     Ville Platte   [Map]    
Mamou   [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 Pinseclair Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Evangeline Parish.

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

Basile   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Elton   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Davis Parish
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Eunice   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Landry Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Glenmora   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Mamou   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Oakdale   [Map]
 - Located in Allen Parish
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pinseclair Cemetery
 
Ville Platte   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pinseclair 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 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 Pinseclair Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Evangeline Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Acadia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Allen Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Avoyelles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Beauregard Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Calcasieu 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

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Rapides 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

 
Vermilion Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #538206   (Name of Record: Pinseclair Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Evangeline
Lat: 30.6918639     Lon: -92.4759683   [Map]
Elev: 19         Map Name: Mamou

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Evangeline 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' 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 Pinseclair Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6919, Longitude: -92.4760     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pinseclair Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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