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The location of Monterey Cemetery









A visit to the Monterey Cemetery ...

The location of the Monterey 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 Monterey Cemetery ...

The Monterey Cemetery is located in Marion County.

The county seat for Marion County is located in Jefferson. Jefferson lies 18 miles [29 km]<2> to the west southwest of the Monterey Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.8476°   (32° 50' 51")

Lon:   -94.0441°   (-94° 2' 38")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 18 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Monterey Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Monterey Cemetery

Baugass Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

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

Black Bayou Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the Monterey Cemetery

Burks - Hart Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2660<3>

Centerville Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Monterey Cemetery

Chapelwood Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Core Cemetery   [Map]

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

Core Cemetery   [Map]

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

Good Exchange Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

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

Gray Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hancock Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Josey Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Moseley Cemetery   [Map]

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

New Hope Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Monterey Cemetery

Rambo Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Cass County

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

Rang Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Monterey Cemetery

Stevens Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Whatley Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Monterey Cemetery.

Belcher (LA)   [Map]     Kildare   [Map]    
Bivins   [Map]     Lodi   [Map]    
Capps City (AR)   [Map]     McLeod   [Map]    
Doddridge (AR)   [Map]     Mooringsport (LA)   [Map]    
Gilliam (LA)   [Map]     Oil City (LA)   [Map]    
Hosston (LA)   [Map]     Pope City   [Map]    
Huffins   [Map]     Rodessa (LA)   [Map]    
Ida (LA)   [Map]     Uncertain   [Map]    
Jefferson   [Map]     Vivian (LA)   [Map]    
Karnack   [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 Monterey Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Marion County.

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

Atlanta   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Monterey Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Bossier Parish (LA)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Monterey Cemetery
 
Jefferson   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Monterey Cemetery
 
Linden   [Map]
 - Located in Cass County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Monterey Cemetery
 
Plain Dealing   [Map]
 - Located in Bossier Parish (LA)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the East (E) of the Monterey Cemetery
 
Vivian   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish (LA)
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Monterey 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 it should be mentioned 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 Monterey Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Marion County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Columbia County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lafayette County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Miller County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Bienville Parish (LA):     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

 
Claiborne Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
De Soto 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

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Gregg County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Morris County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
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

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

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

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 Monterey 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 Monterey Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1341822   (Name of Record: Monterey Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marion
Lat: 32.8476394     Lon: -94.0440714   [Map]
Elev: 65         Map Name: Trees

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Texas

About Marion County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.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 Monterey Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8476, Longitude: -94.0441     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Monterey 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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