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The location of Center Hill Cemetery









A visit to the Center Hill Cemetery ...

The location of the Center 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 Center Hill Cemetery ...

The Center Hill Cemetery is located in Cass County.

The county seat for Cass County is located in Linden. Linden lies just to the west of the Center Hill Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.9957°   (32° 59' 44")

Lon:   -94.2621°   (-94° 15' 43")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Center Hill Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Cass County.

Barnes Cemetery   [Map]

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

Baugass Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Bear Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Beech Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Echols Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ferrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Good Exchange Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Lanier Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lockett Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Old Foundry Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south (S) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Pine Crest Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Rambo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Rand Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #850838<3>

Watson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #7498

Whatley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Whitaker Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Marion County

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1994711

Zion Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Atlanta   [Map]     Kellyville   [Map]    
Avinger   [Map]     Kildare   [Map]    
Bivins   [Map]     Linden   [Map]    
Bloomburg   [Map]     Lodi   [Map]    
Capps City (AR)   [Map]     Marietta   [Map]    
Doddridge (AR)   [Map]     McLeod   [Map]    
Domino   [Map]     Pope City   [Map]    
Douglassville   [Map]     Queen City   [Map]    
Huffins   [Map]     Rodessa (LA)   [Map]    
Hughes Springs   [Map]     Uncertain   [Map]    
Ida (LA)   [Map]     Vivian (LA)   [Map]    
Jefferson   [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 Center Hill Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Cass County.

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

Atlanta   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Center Hill Cemetery
 
Avinger   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Center Hill Cemetery
 
Hughes Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Center Hill Cemetery
 
Jefferson   [Map]
 - Located in Marion County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Center Hill Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Center Hill Cemetery
 
Vivian   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish (LA)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Center Hill Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with 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 Center Hill Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Cass County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Columbia County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hempstead County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Little River County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bossier Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Caddo Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bowie County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Camp County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gregg County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morris County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rusk County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Titus County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Upshur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wood County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Texas,
Cemeteries of Cass County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Texas
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Texas
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Texas,
Cemeteries of Cass County
 

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 Texas

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Center 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 Center Hill Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1332529   (Name of Record: Center Hill Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Cass
Lat: 32.9956885     Lon: -94.2621329   [Map]
Elev: 84         Map Name: Lanier

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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 drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Center Hill Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9957, Longitude: -94.2621     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Center Hill 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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