Leeville Cemetery Historical

Leeville Cemetery Historical (HM1W1H)

Location: Golden Meadow, LA 70357 Lafourche Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 15.527', W 90° 12.921'

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On June 8, 1905, during the yellow fever epidemic, three Leeville residents:
Joseph C. Picciola, Camille Rebstock
and Adrien Lefort
Purchased this plot of land from the Martin Family for the Leeville Cemetery Co. for $95. It became a large cemetery, but with each hurricane, graves were demolished and washed away. On September 2, 1905
Joseph C. Picciola
died of yellow fever and was buried where his tomb still stands.
HM NumberHM1W1H
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Date Added Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 5:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 770602 N 3239872
Decimal Degrees29.25878333, -90.21535000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 15.527', W 90° 12.921'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 15' 31.62" N, 90° 12' 55.26" W
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Area Code(s)985
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 24097-24111 Old Hwy 1, Golden Meadow LA 70357, US
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