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The location of Spring Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Spring Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Spring Hill 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 Spring Hill Cemetery ...

The Spring Hill Cemetery is located in Bienville Parish.

The parish seat for Bienville Parish is located in Arcadia. Arcadia lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<2> to the northeast of the Spring Hill Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Spring Hill Cemetery

Lat:   32.2388°   (32° 14' 19")

Lon:   -93.3549°   (-93° 21' 17")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Spring Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Bryan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Coleman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Hand Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Holly Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Huggins Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Israelite Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Luke Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Mary Magdalene Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Bossier Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Morrison Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Mosley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

New Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

New Star Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Newman Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Rocky Mount Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Shehee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Social Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Tanyard Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Theus Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Tooke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Tooke Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north (N) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Wesley Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Red River Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Wimberly Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Spring Hill Cemetery.

Abington   [Map]     Halfway   [Map]    
Alberta   [Map]     Hall Summit   [Map]    
Ashland   [Map]     Harmon   [Map]    
Castor   [Map]     Heflin   [Map]    
Coushatta   [Map]     Jamestown   [Map]    
East Point   [Map]     Martin   [Map]    
Edgefield   [Map]     Ringgold   [Map]    
Elm Grove   [Map]     Yellow Pine   [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 Spring Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bienville Parish.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Spring Hill Cemetery.

Coushatta   [Map]
 - Located in Red River Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of the Spring Hill Cemetery
 
Ringgold   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Spring Hill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Spring Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bienville Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Bossier Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caddo Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Claiborne 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

 
Lincoln Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Natchitoches Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winn Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County (TX):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola 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 Bienville Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Bienville 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 Spring Hill 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 Spring Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #556118   (Name of Record: Spring Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bienville
Lat: 32.2387692     Lon: -93.354894   [Map]
Elev: 103         Map Name: Hall Summit

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Bienville Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bienville Parish: www.bienvilleparish.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 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 Spring Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.2388, Longitude: -93.3549     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Spring Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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