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The location of S. Stafford Cemetery









A visit to the S. Stafford Cemetery ...

The location of the S. Stafford 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 S. Stafford Cemetery ...

The S. Stafford Cemetery is located in Livingston Parish.

The parish seat for Livingston Parish is located in Livingston. Livingston lies just to the east southeast of the S. Stafford Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the S. Stafford Cemetery

Lat:   30.5288°   (30° 31' 43")

Lon:   -90.8157°   (-90° 48' 56")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the S. Stafford Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Livingston Parish.

Bankston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Blount Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Causey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Courtney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Denham Springs Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #156509<3>

Drumwright Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67410

H Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Howze Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Judson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Lanier Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Lard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Live Oak Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Mack Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mack Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

McDonald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

McLin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Minton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

New Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Palmetto Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Petes Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Plainview Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Red Oak Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Mark Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Satsuma Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Vickers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Walker Baptist Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

Wheat Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 27 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the S. Stafford Cemetery.

Albany   [Map]     Livingston   [Map]    
Baywood   [Map]     Monticello   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Claybank   [Map]     Old Jefferson   [Map]    
Denham Springs   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
French Settlement   [Map]     Port Vincent   [Map]    
Galvez Town   [Map]     Pride   [Map]    
Galvez   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Greenwell Springs   [Map]     Starns   [Map]    
Hobart   [Map]     Summerfield   [Map]    
Holden   [Map]     Walker   [Map]    
Hope Villa   [Map]     Watson   [Map]    
Lake   [Map]     Woodshire Village   [Map]    
Little Prairie   [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 S. Stafford Cemetery. The following communities are located in Livingston Parish.

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

Denham Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the S. Stafford Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the S. Stafford Cemetery
 
Port Vincent   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of the S. Stafford 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 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 S. Stafford Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Livingston Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Assumption 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

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Tammany Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #555870   (Name of Record: S Stafford Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Livingston
Lat: 30.5288003     Lon: -90.8156535   [Map]
Elev: 16         Map Name: Satsuma

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Livingston 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 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 S. Stafford Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5288, Longitude: -90.8157     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the S. Stafford 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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