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Bayou Goula in Iberville Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

St. Raphael Cemetery

 
 
St. Raphael Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
March 30, 2012
1. St. Raphael Cemetery Marker
Inscription. In 1723 Raphael of Luxemburg came to establish Missions at French Posts and among Indians. Served as Vicar-General of Louisiana Colony under Bishop of Quebec. Built first St. Louis parish church and Catholic School in N.O. Thus began the foundation for the long Capuchin Administration in Louisiana.
 
Erected by Preservation of Iberville, Inc.
 
Location. 30° 15.168′ N, 91° 7.103′ W. Marker is in Bayou Goula, Louisiana, in Iberville Parish. Marker is on State Highway 405 half a mile south of Stewart Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plaquemine LA 70764, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Gabriel Church (approx. one mile away); St - Gabriel (approx. one mile away); The Old Saint Gabriel Church (approx. one mile away); Capt. Pierre Joseph Landry (approx. one mile away); A Civil War Soldier (approx. 2.9 miles away); Bayou Paul Colored School (approx. 3 miles away); The Daughters of Charity (approx. 3.9 miles away); The STAR (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial Sites
 
St. Raphael Cemetery image. Click for full size.
April 9, 2005
2. St. Raphael Cemetery
St. Raphael Cemetery, Gov. Paul O. Hebert Grave site. image. Click for full size.
April 9, 2005
3. St. Raphael Cemetery, Gov. Paul O. Hebert Grave site.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2015. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 5, 2015.   2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2015. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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