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The location of Stevens Cemetery









A visit to the Stevens Cemetery ...

The location of the Stevens 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 Stevens Cemetery ...

The Stevens Cemetery is located in Washington Parish.

The parish seat for Washington Parish is located in Franklinton. Franklinton lies just to the east northeast of the Stevens Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.8180°   (30° 49' 4")

Lon:   -90.2481°   (-90° 14' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 62 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Stevens Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Bickham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Bickham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Bickham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Bulloch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Stevens Cemetery

Bullock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bullock Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Burch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2172596<3>

Carrier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Carson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter Cemetery   [Map]

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

Casper - Lea Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Stevens Cemetery

Chappell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Corken Cemetery   [Map]

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

Corkern Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Dyson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Edwards Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Fussell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Hennesy Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Hughes Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Jenkins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Kemp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Stevens Cemetery

Lea Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lowery Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

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

Magee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery

McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

McDaniel Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Miller Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morris Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Parkers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Pasman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Schilling Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Seal Cemetery   [Map]

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

Seale Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Simmons Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Slocum Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Stafford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Statham Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Statham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Stringfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Stringfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sweet Home Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sweet Rest Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sylvest Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Sylvest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Varnado Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #69205

Vernon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery

Walker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish

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

Wallace Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Winan Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Stevens Cemetery.

Amite City   [Map]     Mount Hermon   [Map]    
Enon   [Map]     Osyka (MS)   [Map]    
Fluker   [Map]     Roseland   [Map]    
Folsom   [Map]     Saint Benedict   [Map]    
Franklinton   [Map]     Stoney Point   [Map]    
Henry City   [Map]     Sunny Hill   [Map]    
Husser   [Map]     Tangipahoa   [Map]    
Independence   [Map]     Tickfaw   [Map]    
Kentwood   [Map]     Tylertown (MS)   [Map]    
Loranger   [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 Stevens 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 Stevens Cemetery.

Amite City   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Bogalusa   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Covington   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Tammany Parish
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Hammond   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County (MS)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens 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 - 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 Stevens 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:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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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
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Jefferson Davis County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lamar County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lawrence County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Lincoln County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Marion County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Pearl River County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
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Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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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 Stevens 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 Stevens Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #556145   (Name of Record: Stevens Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Washington
Lat: 30.8179618     Lon: -90.2481434   [Map]
Elev: 70         Map Name: Franklinton

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 Stevens Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8180, Longitude: -90.2481     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stevens 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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