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The location of St. Louis Cemetery #3









A visit to the Saint Louis Cemetery #3 ...

The location of the St. Louis Cemetery #3 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. Louis Cemetery #3 ...

The St. Louis Cemetery #3 is located in Orleans Parish.

The parish seat for Orleans Parish is located in New Orleans. New Orleans lies just to the south of the St. Louis Cemetery #3 [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Lat:   29.9852°   (29° 59' 6")

Lon:   -90.0867°   (-90° 5' 12")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Louis Cemetery #3 can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Louis Cemetery #3. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Ahavas Sholem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chalmette National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Charity Hospital Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Evening Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Firemens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Firemens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Garden of Memories   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Girod Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67668<3>

Hebrew Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Holt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Hook and Ladder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #734935

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Lafayette Cemetery #1   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Lafayette Cemetery #2   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Lake Lawn Park Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67978

Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east (E) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Mandeville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Masonic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

McDonoghville Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Metairie Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68207

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

St. Louis Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #533315

St. Mary Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68885

St. Vincent Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

St. Vincent De Paul Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Valence Street Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Valient Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Westlawn Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Westlawn South Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

Woodlawn Park Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the St. Louis Cemetery #3.

Arabi   [Map]     Kenner   [Map]    
Avondale   [Map]     Marrero   [Map]    
Belle Chasse   [Map]     Meraux   [Map]    
Braithwaite   [Map]     Metairie   [Map]    
Bridge City   [Map]     New Orleans   [Map]    
Chalmette   [Map]     Pine Village   [Map]    
Elmwood   [Map]     River Ridge   [Map]    
English Turn   [Map]     Scarsdale   [Map]    
Estelle   [Map]     Terrytown   [Map]    
Gretna   [Map]     Timberlane   [Map]    
Harahan   [Map]     Waggaman   [Map]    
Harvey   [Map]     Westwego   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Woodmere   [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. Louis Cemetery #3. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Orleans Parish.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the St. Louis Cemetery #3.

Arabi   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Bernard Parish
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
Belle Chasse   [Map]
 - Located in Plaquemines Parish
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
Braithwaite   [Map]
 - Located in Plaquemines Parish
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
Gretna   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
Kenner   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
Metairie   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3
 
New Orleans   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the St. Louis Cemetery #3

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 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 - although 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. Louis Cemetery #3:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Orleans Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Plaquemines Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Bernard Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Charles 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

 
Terrebonne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Orleans Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Orleans 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. Louis Cemetery #3 ...

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. Louis Cemetery #3.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #555908   (Name of Record: Saint Louis Cemetery Number 3)

Class: cemetery
County: Orleans
Lat: 29.985203     Lon: -90.0867389   [Map]
Elev: 0         Map Name: New Orleans East

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Orleans 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' (or 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 St. Louis Cemetery #3. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9852, Longitude: -90.0867     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Louis Cemetery #3 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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