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The location of Young Cemetery









A visit to the Young Cemetery ...

The location of the Young 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 Young Cemetery ...

The Young Cemetery is located in Saint Charles Parish.

The parish seat for Saint Charles Parish is located in Hahnville. Hahnville lies just to the north of the Young Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   29.8952°   (29° 53' 42")

Lon:   -90.4017°   (-90° 24' 6")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 9 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Young Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Saint Charles Parish.

Bayou Gauche Cemetery   [Map]

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

Green Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holy Rosary Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jefferson Memorial Gardens   [Map]

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

Montz Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Charles Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Charles Cemetery   [Map]

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

St. Marys Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shell Mound Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Young Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 24 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Young Cemetery.

Ama   [Map]     Laplace   [Map]    
Avondale   [Map]     Lone Star   [Map]    
Bayou Gauche   [Map]     Luling   [Map]    
Boutte   [Map]     Mimosa Park   [Map]    
Des Allemands   [Map]     Montz   [Map]    
Destrehan   [Map]     New Sarpy   [Map]    
Elkinsville   [Map]     Norco   [Map]    
Gypsy   [Map]     Paradis   [Map]    
Hahnville   [Map]     River Ridge   [Map]    
Harahan   [Map]     Saint Rose   [Map]    
Kenner   [Map]     Taft   [Map]    
Killona   [Map]     Waggaman   [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 Young Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Saint Charles Parish.

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

Boutte   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Young Cemetery
 
Hahnville   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Young Cemetery
 
Kenner   [Map]
 - Located in Jefferson Parish
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Young Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 - 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 Young Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Louisiana:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Saint Charles 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

 
East Baton Rouge Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Iberville Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafourche Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Orleans Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Plaquemines Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Bernard 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 Mary 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

 
Terrebonne Parish:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Louisiana:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1628541   (Name of Record: Young Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: St. Charles
Lat: 29.8952064     Lon: -90.4017484   [Map]
Elev: 1         Map Name: Hahnville

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Louisiana

About Saint Charles Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Saint Charles Parish: www.stcharlesparish-la.gov/

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 Young Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8952, Longitude: -90.4017     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Young Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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