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The location of St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Joseph Abbey Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Joseph Abbey 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. Joseph Abbey Cemetery ...

The St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery is located in Saint Tammany Parish.

The parish seat for Saint Tammany Parish is located in Covington. Covington lies just to the south of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.5260°   (30° 31' 33")

Lon:   -90.1076°   (-90° 6' 27")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Abita Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Allison Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Barkers Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bennett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Blackwell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Bogue Falaya Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Bogue Falaya Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Bruhl Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Burns Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Byers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Cleland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Daussin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Dendinger Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Fauntleroy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Fendlason Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Fitzgerald Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Fivemile Still Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Flot Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Folsom Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Fussell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Galatas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Garden District Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Helping Hands Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Keating Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Lee Road Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Madisonville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Maryetta Cemetery   [Map]

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

Meyer Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Okeefe Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Quave Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Sharp Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Wager Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Waldheim Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Waldheim Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

White Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Willie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery.

Abita Springs   [Map]     Loranger   [Map]    
Bogalusa   [Map]     Madisonville   [Map]    
Bush   [Map]     Mandeville   [Map]    
Covington   [Map]     Natalbany   [Map]    
Enon   [Map]     Ponchatoula   [Map]    
Folsom   [Map]     Robert   [Map]    
Franklinton   [Map]     Saint Benedict   [Map]    
Hammond   [Map]     Stoney Point   [Map]    
Henry City   [Map]     Sun   [Map]    
Hickory   [Map]     Talisheek   [Map]    
Husser   [Map]     Tickfaw   [Map]    
Lacombe   [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. Joseph Abbey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saint Tammany Parish.

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

Bogalusa   [Map]
 - Located in Washington Parish
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery
 
Covington   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery
 
Hammond   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery
 
Mandeville   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery
 
Ponchatoula   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with 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 - 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. Joseph Abbey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saint Tammany Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
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East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
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East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
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Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
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Orleans Parish:     Cyndi's
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Plaquemines Parish:     Cyndi's
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Saint Bernard Parish:     Cyndi's
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Saint Charles Parish:     Cyndi's
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Saint Helena Parish:     Cyndi's
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Saint James Parish:     Cyndi's
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Saint John the Baptist Parish:     Cyndi's
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Tangipahoa Parish:     Cyndi's
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Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
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Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Harrison County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Lamar County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Stone County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Saint Tammany Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Saint Tammany 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 St. Joseph Abbey 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. Joseph Abbey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1629017   (Name of Record: Saint Joseph Abbey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: St. Tammany
Lat: 30.5260246     Lon: -90.1075784   [Map]
Elev: 11         Map Name: Waldheim

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About Saint Tammany Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Tammany Parish: www.stpgov.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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5260, Longitude: -90.1076     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Joseph Abbey Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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