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Image for Rosetta Wakeman AKA Lyons Wakeman-- Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette LAview gallery

SESE0.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonRosetta Wakeman AKA Lyons Wakeman-- Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette LA

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The grave of Rosetta Wakeman, famed for disguising herself as a man so that she could serve as a Union soldier during the Civil War

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/13/2015

last visited: 12/28/2014

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WW7.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMayor Ernest N. "Dutch" Morial - New Orleans, LA

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Mayor Dutch Morial is buried in the Historic St. Louis #1 Cemetery, and his grave is directly next to voodoo queen Marie Laveau.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 11/24/2011

last visited: 12/10/2011

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WW12.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGovernor William C.C. Claiborne - New Orleans, LA

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The First Governor of Louisiana, William C.C. Claiborne is buried in the Metairie Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 12/14/2010

last visited: 1/18/2013

Image for Melvin T. Ott - New Orleans, LAview gallery

WW12.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMelvin T. Ott - New Orleans, LA

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Major League Baseball and New York Giant great Mel Ott is buried in the Metairie Cemetery in New Orleans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/5/2011

last visited: 8/10/2013

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WW12.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouis Prima - New Orleans, LA

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Singer, actor, songwriter, and trumpeter Louis Prima is buried in this above ground tomb in the Metairie Cemetery in New Orleans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/4/2012

last visited: never

Image for John Bell Hood - Metairie Cemetery - New Orleans, LAview gallery

WW13 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Bell Hood - Metairie Cemetery - New Orleans, LA

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Confederate General John Bell Hood is buried in the Hennen family tomb, built for his wife's family, in Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Louisiana

date approved: 8/28/2014

last visited: 8/10/2013

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WW13 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJim Garrison - New Orleans, LA

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Former District Attorney and President John F. Kennedy assassination investigator Jim Garrison is buried in the historic Metairie Cemetery in New Orleans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/5/2011

last visited: 2/12/2015

Image for Sen. Leonard J. Chabert - Cut Off, LAview gallery

SWSW57.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSen. Leonard J. Chabert - Cut Off, LA

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Former Louisiana Senator Leonard Chabert is buried in the Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Cut Off.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 8/28/2011

last visited: never

Image for Freddie John Falgout - Raceland, LAview gallery

WW65.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonFreddie John Falgout - Raceland, LA

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Seaman First Class and Raceland native Freddie Falgout holds the sad distinction as being the first American military casualty of World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 10/7/2011

last visited: never

Image for Richard Dalton Williams - Thibodaux, LAview gallery

WW80.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonRichard Dalton Williams - Thibodaux, LA

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Irish physician and poet is buried in the St. Joseph cemetery in Thibodaux, LA. Also shows up as Richard D'Alton Williams.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/26/2012

last visited: never

Image for Henry Schuyler Thibodaux - Gray, LAview gallery

WW81.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Schuyler Thibodaux - Gray, LA

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Resting place for the Father of Terrebonne Parish and former acting Louisiana Governor. Located in Halfway Cemetery along Hwy. 24 in Gray, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/16/2009

last visited: 6/3/2011

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WW81.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrancis Tillou Nicholls

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Louisiana governor, State Supreme Court Chief Justice, and Confederate Brigadier General buried in Thibodaux, at the St. Johns's Episcopal Cemetery. Nicholls was the seventh son of a seventh son.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/15/2009

last visited: never

Image for Eric Andolsek - Thibodaux, LAview gallery

WW86.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonEric Andolsek - Thibodaux, LA

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Eric Andolsek was an American Football player for the Detroit Lions. He was was killed in a "freak" accident in Thibodaux.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 10/21/2010

last visited: never

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NWNW93 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJustin Wilson

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Justin E. Wilson (April 24, 1914 - September 5, 2001) was a southern American chef and humorist known for his brand of Cajun cuisine-inspired cooking and humor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 11/7/2008

last visited: never

Image for Joseph "Claiborne" McLellan Williams - Donaldsonville, LAview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph "Claiborne" McLellan Williams - Donaldsonville, LA

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Jazz legend Claiborne Williams in buried in the Ascension Catholic Cemetery in Donaldsonville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 9/28/2011

last visited: never

Image for Duncan F. Kenner - Donaldsonville, LAview gallery

WW97 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonDuncan F. Kenner - Donaldsonville, LA

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Located in the Ascension Catholic Church Cemetery, Duncan Kenner was a Confederate States and Louisiana politician.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/29/2010

last visited: never

Image for Peter Press "Pistol Pete" Maravich - Baton Rouge, LAview gallery

NWNW113.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonPeter Press "Pistol Pete" Maravich - Baton Rouge, LA

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NCAA and NBA basketball great "Pistol Pete" Maravich is buried in the Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Baton Rouge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 9/6/2010

last visited: never

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WW113.6 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGovernor Paul O. Hebert

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Paul Octave Hebert was the 15th governor of Louisiana. Grave is in the rural St. Raphael Cemetery, just to the north of Bayou Goula, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/16/2009

last visited: never

Image for Dr. George Tichenor - Baton Rouge, LAview gallery

NWNW124.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonDr. George Tichenor - Baton Rouge, LA

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Dr. Tichenor, medical doctor and inventor, is buried in the Roselawn Cemetery in Baton Rouge, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/16/2012

last visited: never

Image for Lyle Saxon - Magnolia Cemetery - Baton Rouge, LAview gallery

NWNW126.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonLyle Saxon - Magnolia Cemetery - Baton Rouge, LA

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Noted author, writer, and journalist Lyle Saxon is bureid in the historic Magnolia Cemetery, which itself is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/24/2011

last visited: never

Image for Huey Long - Baton Rouge, Louisianaview gallery

NWNW128.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHuey Long - Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Grave of former Louisiana Governor and U.S. Senator on the grounds of the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Louisiana

date approved: 9/7/2009

last visited: 1/1/2015

Image for Joseph S. & F.G Clark  - Baton Rouge, LAview gallery

NWNW132.1 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph S. & F.G Clark - Baton Rouge, LA

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Graves are located on the campus of Southern University in Baton Rouge, LA. They are located on Scott's Bluff, a very picturesque and peaceful area of the campus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member scrambler390

location: Louisiana

date approved: 2/7/2010

last visited: never

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NWNW154.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHoward Gerald "Jerry" Clower

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Recording Artist, Country Comedian and Member of the Grand Ole Opry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Mississippi

date approved: 4/26/2006

last visited: never

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