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The location of Tyler Cemetery









A visit to the Tyler Cemetery ...

The location of the Tyler 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 Tyler Cemetery ...

The Tyler Cemetery is located in Avoyelles Parish.

The parish seat for Avoyelles Parish is located in Marksville. Marksville lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the Southeast of the Tyler Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the location of the Tyler Cemetery

Lat:   31.2882°   (31° 17' 17")

Lon:   -92.2110°   (-92° 12' 39")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 22 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Tyler Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Bradford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Burlew Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Campbell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Craig Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Czech National Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Deville Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

French Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Guillory Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the Northeast (NE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Hays Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Hooper Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Libuse Czech Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Lofton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Newell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

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

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Paul Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Peart Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Pierce Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tyler Cemetery

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Wise Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Woodson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Rapides Parish

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Tyler Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Tyler Cemetery.

Alexandria Junction   [Map]     Kolin   [Map]    
Alexandria   [Map]     Lecompte   [Map]    
Anandale   [Map]     Libuse   [Map]    
Ball   [Map]     Mansura   [Map]    
Center Point   [Map]     Marksville   [Map]    
Creola   [Map]     North Point   [Map]    
Deville   [Map]     Pineville   [Map]    
Echo   [Map]     Ruby   [Map]    
Effie   [Map]     Tioga   [Map]    
Egg Bend   [Map]     Vick   [Map]    
Hessmer   [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 Tyler Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Avoyelles Parish.

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

Alexandria   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Tyler Cemetery
 
Lecompte   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Tyler Cemetery
 
Marksville   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Tyler Cemetery
 
Pineville   [Map]
 - Located in Rapides Parish
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Tyler Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with 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 Tyler Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Avoyelles Parish:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby parishes:

Allen Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caldwell Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Catahoula Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Concordia Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Evangeline Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Grant Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
La Salle Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Natchitoches Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rapides Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Landry Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Vernon Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Winn Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County (MS):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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 Avoyelles Parish
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Louisiana
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Louisiana
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Louisiana,
Cemeteries of Avoyelles 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 Tyler 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 Tyler Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #540074   (Name of Record: Tyler Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Avoyelles
Lat: 31.2882392     Lon: -92.2109632   [Map]
Elev: 25         Map Name: Buckeye

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Tyler Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2882, Longitude: -92.2110     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Tyler Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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