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Shreveport in Caddo Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

St. Joseph's Cemetery

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Shreveport

 
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By Cajun Scrambler, August 30, 2019
1. St. Joseph's Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Opened 1882 as city's Catholic Cemetery. Several priests who died in 1873 yellow fever epidemic rest here, including Father Jean Pierre, founding pastor of Holy Trinity Church. Also many pioneer members of Shreveport's French and Italian Societies are buried here.
 
Erected by Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau.
 
Location. 32° 29.395′ N, 93° 45.989′ W. Marker is in Shreveport, Louisiana, in Caddo Parish. Marker is on Texas Avenue (U.S. 80) west of Levy Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 Texas Avenue, Shreveport LA 71103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Star Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Central School (approx. mile away); First Shriners Hospital (approx. 0.8 miles away); World's First Shriners Hospital (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Paul's Methodist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Snyder House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Thigpen Mansion (approx. 0.9 miles away); Land House (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shreveport.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 22, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 22, 2019, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana.
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