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The location of St. Lukes Cemetery









A visit to the Saint Lukes Cemetery ...

The location of the St. Lukes 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. Lukes Cemetery ...

The St. Lukes Cemetery is located in Natchitoches Parish.

The parish seat for Natchitoches Parish is located in Natchitoches. Natchitoches lies just to the southeast of the St. Lukes Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.8016°   (31° 48' 5")

Lon:   -93.1968°   (-93° 11' 48")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the St. Lukes 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the St. Lukes Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

American Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Bayou Blue Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north (N) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Browne Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Campti Cemetery   [Map]

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

Catholic Cemetery   [Map]

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

De Blieux Cemetery   [Map]

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

Fern Park Cemetery   [Map]

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

Haley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Hawthorne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south (S) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Hawthorne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south (S) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

McCartney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west (W) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Memory Lawn Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Nativity Cemetery   [Map]

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

Provencal Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south (S) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #635274<3>

Robeline Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Russell Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Annes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Vascocu Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery

Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north (N) of the St. Lukes 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 St. Lukes Cemetery.

Ashland   [Map]     Martin   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Melrose   [Map]    
Campti   [Map]     Montgomery   [Map]    
Clarence   [Map]     Natchez   [Map]    
Coushatta   [Map]     Natchitoches   [Map]    
Edgefield   [Map]     Pleasant Hill   [Map]    
Flora   [Map]     Powhatan   [Map]    
Forest   [Map]     Provencal   [Map]    
Goldonna   [Map]     Robeline   [Map]    
Harmon   [Map]     Saint Maurice   [Map]    
Marthaville   [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. Lukes Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Natchitoches Parish.

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

Coushatta   [Map]
 - Located in Red River Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Many   [Map]
 - Located in Sabine Parish
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Montgomery   [Map]
 - Located in Grant Parish
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Lukes Cemetery
 
Natchitoches   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Lukes 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. Lukes Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Natchitoches Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Bienville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bossier Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caddo Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Salle Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rapides Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winn Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Newton County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #538953   (Name of Record: Saint Lukes Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Natchitoches
Lat: 31.8015522     Lon: -93.1968342   [Map]
Elev: 54         Map Name: Powhatan

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the St. Lukes Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8016, Longitude: -93.1968     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the St. Lukes 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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