Old Catholic Cemetery

Old Catholic Cemetery (HM2082)

Location: Abbeville, LA 70510 Vermilion Parish
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N 29° 58.513', W 92° 8.213'

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English TranslationOn July 25, 1843 Père Antoine Désiré Mégret purchased 160 arpents from Joseph LeBlanc for a church, rectory and cemetery. Joseph LeBlanc was buried here in 1854. The oldest marked grave is of Eufemie Broussard 1852.French Translation
Ancien Cimetiere Catholique
Le 25 juillet, 1843, Père Antoine Désiré Mégret a acheté 160 arpents de terre a Joseph LeBlanc pour la construction d'une église, d'un presbytère, et d'un cimetière. Joseph LeBlanc fut enterré ici en 1854. La tombe la plus ancienne est celle d'Eufemie (Euphemie) Broussard, enterré en 1852.
HM NumberHM2082
Placed ByJean Lafitte Historic Park and Preserve
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 29th, 2017 at 10:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 583267 N 3316352
Decimal Degrees29.97521667, -92.13688333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 58.513', W 92° 8.213'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 58' 30.78" N, 92° 8' 12.78" W
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Area Code(s)337
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 133-199 N Washington St, Abbeville LA 70510, US
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