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The location of Star Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Star Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Star 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 Star Hill Cemetery ...

The Star Hill Cemetery is located in Washington Parish.

The parish seat for Washington Parish is located in Franklinton. Franklinton lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the south of the Star Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.9891°   (30° 59' 20")

Lon:   -90.1376°   (-90° 8' 15")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 66 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Star Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Ard Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Bankston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Beard Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Bickham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Brock Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Brock Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Bulloch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Burch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Pike County (MS)

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

Burch Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Calvary Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Centerville Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Connerley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Curter Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Dillon Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

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

Duncan Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Duncan Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Faith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Fisher Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Gay Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Haley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Hinson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Hobgood Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

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

Holmes Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Maples Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

McKenzie Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Morris Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Needham Alford Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

New Zion Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Noble Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Old State Line Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Payne Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Rocky Hill Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

St. James Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Sam McKenzie Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Schilling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Seale Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Smith Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

State Line Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Stogner Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Thomas Cemetery   [Map]

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

Toomer Cemetery   [Map]

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

Warner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Warren Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Winan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Star Hill Cemetery

Woods Cemetery (MS)   [Map]

Located in Walthall County (MS)

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

Angie   [Map]     Kentwood   [Map]    
Bacots (MS)   [Map]     Magnolia (MS)   [Map]    
Bear Town (MS)   [Map]     McComb (MS)   [Map]    
Bogalusa   [Map]     Mount Hermon   [Map]    
Columbia (MS)   [Map]     Osyka (MS)   [Map]    
Enon   [Map]     Sartinville (MS)   [Map]    
Fluker   [Map]     Stoney Point   [Map]    
Folsom   [Map]     Sunny Hill   [Map]    
Franklinton   [Map]     Tangipahoa   [Map]    
Henry City   [Map]     Tylertown (MS)   [Map]    
Holmesville (MS)   [Map]     Varnado   [Map]    
Husser   [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 Star Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Washington Parish.

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

Bogalusa   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Columbia   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County (MS)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
McComb   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the West (W) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Star Hill Cemetery
 
Summit   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Star Hill Cemetery

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 Star Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Washington Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena 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

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Copiah County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Forrest County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Davis County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #544000   (Name of Record: Star Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 30.9890695     Lon: -90.1375879   [Map]
Elev: 101         Map Name: Clifton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Louisiana

About Washington 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' 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 Star Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9891, Longitude: -90.1376     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Star Hill Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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