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The location of St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo









A visit to the Saint Roch Cemetery Campo Santo ...

Introduction ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<1> website: The St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo (FAG ID #68885)

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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo ...

The St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo is a very large cemetery that is located in Orleans Parish.

The parish seat for Orleans Parish is located in New Orleans. New Orleans lies just to the southwest of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo [Map].

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

Lat:   29.9755°   (29° 58' 31")

Lon:   -90.0520°   (-90° 3' 7")

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo. 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 Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Carrollton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Chalmette National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Charity Hospital Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Ellen Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67453

Evening Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

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

Firemens Cemetery   [Map]

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

Firemens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Girod Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Greenwood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67668

Hebrew Rest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Hook and Ladder Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #734935

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Jewish Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Lafayette Cemetery #1   [Map]

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

Lafayette Cemetery #2   [Map]

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

Lk. Lawn Park Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #67978

Lincoln Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Masonic Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

McDonoghville Cemetery   [Map]

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

Metairie Cemetery   [Map]

A very large cemetery that lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #68207

Mt. Olivet Cemetery   [Map]

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

Odd Fellows Rest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Oliver Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Resthaven Memorial Park   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

St. Bernard Memorial Gardens   [Map]

Located in Saint Bernard Parish

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

St. Louis Cemetery #3   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

St. Louis Cemetery   [Map]

A large cemetery that lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #533315

St. Mary Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

St. Vincent Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Valence Street Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Valient Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Westlawn Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Westlawn South Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Jefferson Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

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 St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo.

Arabi   [Map]     Meraux   [Map]    
Avondale   [Map]     Metairie   [Map]    
Belle Chasse   [Map]     Mohawk City   [Map]    
Braithwaite   [Map]     New Orleans   [Map]    
Bridge City   [Map]     Pine Village   [Map]    
Chalmette   [Map]     River Ridge   [Map]    
Elmwood   [Map]     Scarsdale   [Map]    
English Turn   [Map]     Terrytown   [Map]    
Estelle   [Map]     Timberlane   [Map]    
Gretna   [Map]     Violet   [Map]    
Harahan   [Map]     Waggaman   [Map]    
Harvey   [Map]     Westwego   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Woodmere   [Map]    
Marrero   [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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo. 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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo.

Arabi   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Bernard Parish
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo
 
Belle Chasse   [Map]
 - Located in Plaquemines Parish
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo
 
Braithwaite   [Map]
 - Located in Plaquemines Parish
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo
 
Gretna   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo
 
Metairie   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo
 
New Orleans   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to 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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo:

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:   The St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo (FAG ID #68885)
 
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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo ...

While our initial data for the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the St. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo elsewhere. 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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #539071   (Name of Record: Saint Roch Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Orleans
Lat: 29.9749253     Lon: -90.0525712   [Map]
Elev: 0         Map Name: New Orleans East

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #68885

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Louisiana

About Orleans Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things 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. Roch Cemetery Campo Santo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.9755, Longitude: -90.0520     [Map].

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