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The location of Stoner Cemetery









A visit to the Stoner Cemetery ...

The location of the Stoner 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 Stoner Cemetery ...

The Stoner Cemetery is located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

The parish seat for East Baton Rouge Parish is located in Baton Rouge. Baton Rouge lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of the Stoner Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.6374°   (30° 38' 14")

Lon:   -90.9334°   (-90° 56' 0")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 37 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Stoner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Amite Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Ballard Cemetery   [Map]

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

Black Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west (W) of the Stoner Cemetery

Bradford Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Claibourne Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Cooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

Craft Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Denham Springs Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #156509<3>

Douglass Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Drehr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Fairchild Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

Glover Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Harrell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish

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

Irwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Judson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Lanier Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Lipscomb Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Live Oak Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Lovett Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mahoney Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

McCray Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Mt. Holly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mullens Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Naul Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stoner Cemetery

New Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

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

Newsom Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Odom Cemetery   [Map]

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

Perkins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Plainview Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

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

South Union Cemetery   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Vickers Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Stoner Cemetery

Womack Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Livingston Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Stoner Cemetery

Youngblood Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Stoner Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 26 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Stoner Cemetery.

Baker   [Map]     Montpelier   [Map]    
Baton Rouge   [Map]     Pine Grove   [Map]    
Baywood   [Map]     Pride   [Map]    
Brownfields   [Map]     Shenandoah   [Map]    
Central   [Map]     Slaughter   [Map]    
Clinton   [Map]     Starns   [Map]    
Denham Springs   [Map]     Tristian Village   [Map]    
Ethel   [Map]     Walker   [Map]    
Greenwell Springs   [Map]     Watson   [Map]    
Livingston   [Map]     Westminster   [Map]    
Maribel Village   [Map]     Woodshire Village   [Map]    
Merrydale   [Map]     Zachary   [Map]    
Monticello   [Map]     Zion City   [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 Stoner Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

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

Baker   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stoner Cemetery
 
Baton Rouge   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stoner Cemetery
 
Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stoner Cemetery
 
Denham Springs   [Map]
 - Located in Livingston Parish
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Stoner Cemetery
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Located in Livingston Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stoner Cemetery
 
Zachary   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of the Stoner 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 Stoner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to East Baton Rouge Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Ascension Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Assumption Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena 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 Landry Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Martin 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

 
Washington Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Amite County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkinson County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #556149   (Name of Record: Stoner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: East Baton Rouge
Lat: 30.6374082     Lon: -90.933435   [Map]
Elev: 25         Map Name: Pride

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About East Baton Rouge Parish

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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 '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 Stoner Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.6374, Longitude: -90.9334     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stoner 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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