Belle Grove Cemetery

Belle Grove Cemetery (HM2CLV)

Location: Kenner, LA 70062 Jefferson Parish
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N 29° 58.61', W 90° 15.565'

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Established by the Good Shepherd Family Burial Society of Kenner, around 1860, by a group of African-American men for religious, benevolent and literary purposes. The organization was chartered on December 14, 1898. The present site was purchased on June 29, 1899, from Hanson City Land Company, Ltd.

A resolution adopted by the Kenner City Council on March 21, 1996, officially recognized the St. Rosalie, Love & Charity, and Belle Grove Cemeteries as historical landmarks. Many original Kenner settlers and prominent citizens have been interred in these cemeteries. Thus, these cemeteries have been preserved, in part, with community development block grant funds.
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Date Added Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 764435 N 3319379
Decimal Degrees29.97683333, -90.25941667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 58.61', W 90° 15.565'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 58' 36.6" N, 90° 15' 33.9" W
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Area Code(s)504
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 850 Reverend Richard Wilson Dr, Kenner LA 70062, US
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