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The location of St. Johns Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Johns Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery ...

The St. Johns Cemetery is located in East Feliciana Parish.

The parish seat for East Feliciana Parish is located in Clinton. Clinton lies just to the southeast of the St. Johns Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Johns Cemetery

Lat:   30.9380°   (30° 56' 16")

Lon:   -91.1373°   (-91° 8' 14")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Johns Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beech Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carruth Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Dubose Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

East Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Easter Star Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Gaulden Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Hawsey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Keller Cemetery   [Map]

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

King Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #60281<3>

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

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

McQueen Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Olive Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Nathaniel Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Norwood Cemetery   [Map]

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

Norwood Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Pemble Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Pipes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]

Located in West Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Pleasant Grove Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2220851

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

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

Scott Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Singletar Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Springhill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Taylor Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Wall Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Whitaker Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the St. Johns Cemetery

White Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery

White Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Wilkinson County (MS)

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #63567

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 St. Johns Cemetery.

Baker   [Map]     Pride   [Map]    
Baywood   [Map]     Saint Francisville   [Map]    
Centreville (MS)   [Map]     Slaughter   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Tristian Village   [Map]    
Coleman Town   [Map]     Tunica   [Map]    
Crosby (MS)   [Map]     Ventress   [Map]    
Ethel   [Map]     Wakefield   [Map]    
Gloster (MS)   [Map]     Weyanoke   [Map]    
Hermitage   [Map]     Wilson   [Map]    
Jackson   [Map]     Woodland   [Map]    
Norwood   [Map]     Woodville (MS)   [Map]    
Patin   [Map]     Zachary   [Map]    
Port Hudson   [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 St. Johns Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in East Feliciana Parish.

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

Baker   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Clinton   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Located in Amite County (MS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Jackson   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Port Hudson   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Saint Francisville   [Map]
 - Located in West Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Woodville   [Map]
 - Located in Wilkinson County (MS)
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the St. Johns Cemetery
 
Zachary   [Map]
 - Located in East Baton Rouge Parish
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of the St. Johns Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These helpful 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 St. Johns Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to East Feliciana Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Avoyelles Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Landry 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

 
Adams County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike 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 East Feliciana Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana
 

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 St. Johns 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 St. Johns Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #538889   (Name of Record: Saint Johns Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: East Feliciana
Lat: 30.9379568     Lon: -91.1373287   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Rogillioville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Louisiana

About East Feliciana 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 'point-to-point' 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 St. Johns Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9380, Longitude: -91.1373     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Johns 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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