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(George County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Corinth Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Corinth Cemetery have not been verified, but they should be close.<1> The overhead view might be misaligned, although it should be in the general area.

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based upon a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Corinth Cemetery...

The Corinth Cemetery is located in George County. The county seat for George County is located in Lucedale.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Corinth Cemetery

Lat:   30.9016°   (30° 54' 5")

Lon:   -88.6325°   (-88° 37' 56")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Corinth Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<2>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Corinth Cemetery.

The blue marker shows the location of a cemetery. An index for the markers can be found to the right of the map.


 

  Corinth Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Corinth Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in George County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Corinth Cemetery.

Beaumont   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Citronelle   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 - Located in Mobile County (AL)
 
Leakesville   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Lucedale   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Corinth Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Corinth Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in George County.

Ball Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Byrd - Helveston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Coward Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Corinth Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Eubanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Eubanks - Dickerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Evans Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Fairley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Gardner Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Magnolia Garden Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Merrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
New Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Northside Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Pipkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Rhymes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Rocky Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Taylor Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Ward Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Corinth Cemetery
 
Woodard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Corinth Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Corinth Cemetery.

Americus   [Map]Coll Town   [Map]Lucedale   [Map]
Beaumont   [Map]Deer Park (AL)   [Map]McLain   [Map]
Big Point   [Map]Gulfcrest (AL)   [Map]Semmes (AL)   [Map]
Brewton   [Map]Helena   [Map]Vancleave   [Map]
Brown Town   [Map]Hurley   [Map]Wade   [Map]
Chunchula (AL)   [Map]Latimer   [Map]Wilmer (AL)   [Map]
Citronelle (AL)   [Map]Leakesville   [Map] 

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the Corinth Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to George County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mobile County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forrest County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pearl River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Mississippi,     of George County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Mississippi
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Mississippi
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Mississippi,     of George County

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Mississippi

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Corinth Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the Corinth Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #709180   (Name of Record: Corinth Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: George
Lat: 30.9015764     Lon: -88.6325256   [Map]
Elev: 65         Map Name: Merrill

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Footnotes ...

<1>The values for latitude and longitude indicate a specific point on the ground. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.9016, Longitude: -88.6325     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Corinth Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Corinth Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>This location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that stretches from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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