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Pipkin Cemetery
(George County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Pipkin Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pipkin 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 Pipkin Cemetery...

The Pipkin 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 Pipkin Cemetery

Lat:   30.9971°   (30° 59' 49")

Lon:   -88.7806°   (-88° 46' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Pipkin 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 Pipkin Cemetery.

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


 

  Pipkin Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pipkin 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 Pipkin Cemetery.

Beaumont   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Leakesville   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Lucedale   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
New Augusta   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Richton   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Wiggins   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Stone County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 23 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pipkin 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 East (E) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Bush Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Coward Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Eubanks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Eubanks - Dickerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Fairley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Fairley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Green Lodge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Holmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Howard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Leaf Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
McIntosh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
McLain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
McLain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Merrill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Merritt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Mixon - Mizelle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Pipkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 
Riley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pipkin Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Woodard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Pipkin Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 13 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Pipkin Cemetery.

Americus   [Map]Hurley   [Map]Richton   [Map]
Beaumont   [Map]Leakesville   [Map]Wade   [Map]
Brewton   [Map]Lucedale   [Map]Wiggins   [Map]
Brown Town   [Map]McLain   [Map]Wilmer (AL)   [Map]
Carson City   [Map]New Augusta   [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 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 - you should note that 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 Pipkin 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:

Mobile County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       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    
Hancock 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 Pipkin 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 Pipkin Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #694407   (Name of Record: Pipkin Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: George
Lat: 30.9971314     Lon: -88.7805907   [Map]
Elev: 28         Map Name: Avent

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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: 30.9971, Longitude: -88.7806     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pipkin Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pipkin 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 'point-to-point' distance starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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