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The location of Restland Cemetery









A visit to the Restland Cemetery ...

The location of the Restland 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 Restland Cemetery ...

The Restland Cemetery is located in Harrison County.

The county seat for Harrison County is located in Marshall. Marshall lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west northwest of the Restland Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   32.4846°   (32° 29' 4")

Lon:   -94.0507°   (-94° 3' 2")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Restland Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethlehem MB Church Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Restland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2165951<3>

Blocker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Restland Cemetery

Concord Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Restland Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dean Cemetery   [Map]

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

Draper Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Restland Cemetery

Elysian Fields Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #3432

Forest Park Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Restland Cemetery

Granbury Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west (W) of the Restland Cemetery

Hightower Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2215529

Ivory Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Jernigan Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Panola County

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

Lester Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Lewis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #4812

Lincoln Memorial Park (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Restland Cemetery

Long Ridge Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Restland Cemetery

McDonald Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Mimosa Hall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Motley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Restland Cemetery

Mt. Olive Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Restland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #5419

Mt. Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Restland Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

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

New Boggy Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Panola County

A large cemetery that lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Restland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2187164

Pine Grove Church of God in Christ Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2577680

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Republican Baptist Church Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Restland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1994950

Strickland Springs Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2363058

Swanson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Walnut Hill St. Mary Baptist Church Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Caddo Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Restland Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2586934

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Restland Cemetery.

Bethany (LA)   [Map]     Normandy Village (LA)   [Map]    
Blanchard (LA)   [Map]     Oil City (LA)   [Map]    
Chateau Village (LA)   [Map]     Panola   [Map]    
De Berry   [Map]     Scottsville   [Map]    
Edgewood Village (LA)   [Map]     Shreveport (LA)   [Map]    
Elysian Fields   [Map]     Silver Pine Village (LA)   [Map]    
Greenwood (LA)   [Map]     South Towne Heights (LA)   [Map]    
Jonesville   [Map]     Spring Ridge (LA)   [Map]    
Karnack   [Map]     Summer Grove (LA)   [Map]    
Keithville (LA)   [Map]     Uncertain   [Map]    
Longwood Village (LA)   [Map]     Waskom   [Map]    
Marshall   [Map]     Western Hills Village (LA)   [Map]    
Mooringsport (LA)   [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 Restland Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Harrison County.

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

Marshall   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Restland Cemetery
 
Shreveport   [Map]
 - Located in Caddo Parish (LA)
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the Restland Cemetery
 
Waskom   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southwest (SW) of the Restland 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 - 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 Restland Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Texas:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Harrison County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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

 
De Soto Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Red River Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Sabine Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Webster Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Cass County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Gregg County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Morris County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Panola County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Rusk County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Shelby County:     Cyndi's
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Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Upshur County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
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Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Texas:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Texas,
Cemeteries of Harrison 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 Restland 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 Restland Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1345103   (Name of Record: Restland Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Harrison
Lat: 32.4845977     Lon: -94.0507413   [Map]
Elev: 95         Map Name: Waskom

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Harrison County: www.co.harrison.tx.us/

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 '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 Restland Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.4846, Longitude: -94.0507     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Restland 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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