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La-Cemeteries ©presents this unique one stop resource covering more than 7,900 cemeteries.  The most comprehensive data available for all 64 of Louisiana's parishes is presented in an engaging format.

We greatly appreciate the efforts of the hundreds who have spent their time in Louisiana cemeteries documenting our history. These wonderful people have unselfishly allowed their hard earned work to be published here or elsewhere on the internet.

Here is an example of the many transcriptions presented on La-Cemeteries.

Antioch Cumberland Cemetery in Jackson Parish

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A great new find by dedicated searchers!
Parker Cemetery
in West Carroll Parish was previously unknown, except that this website listed its name, a town, and the fact that one Confederate Soldier is there. Searchers found it and took great pictures.

Another great find by same dedicated searchers!
Old Johnson Cemetery
in West Carroll Parish was previously unknown. Only one headstone remains, with the Johnson name, thus the name we have given to this cemetery. It will be renamed if research turns up anything.

The father on the headstone, J B B Johnson is in the 1840 census of West Carroll Parish.

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7,926 Louisiana Cemeteries listed
6,452 Find A Grave cemeteries listed
2,904 Cemeteries with Transcriptions
1,925 Louisiana Cemetery Board Cemeteries 1,003 Cemeteries with 31,000+ Pictures



1 Napoleon I Soldier
91 LA Revolutionary War Soldiers
19 War of 1812 LA Soldiers
4 LA Mexican War Soldiers
1 Confederate President
22 LA Confederate Generals
LA Soldiers in Texas State Cemetery
2,735 LA Confederate Soldiers
55 LA Spanish American War Soldiers
5 LA Medal of Honor Recipients

It seemth such a little way to me
across to that strange country,
the Beyond, for it has grown to be
the home of those of whom I am so fond
and so for me there is no death
it is but crossing with abated breath
a little strip of sea, to find one's loved
ones waiting on the shore, more
beautiful, more precious than before.

A Love Story
Face of Pocahontas

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         CSA This column has the number of known Confederate States Army burials

  • The Governors section details the monuments, memorials, headstones, inscriptions, obituaries, research and cemeteries of the 50 deceased Louisiana governors, from William Charles Cole Claiborne to David Treen.

    Hundreds of cemeteries are not contained in any other collection.

    There are original photos of headstones in over 1,000 cemeteries.

    There are many photo transcriptions with headstone pictures.  Examples are: Bayou des Glaises Cemetery in Avoyelles Parish, Antioch Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery (84 pages) in Jackson Parish, Concord Methodist Cemetery in West Feliciana Parish, Rocky Branch Cemetery in Union Parish, Patterson Protestant Cemetery in St. Mary Parish and Lafayette Masonic Cemetery in Lafayette Parish, White Castle Cemetery and Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery in Iberville Parish and many others.

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