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(Itawamba County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Stevens Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Stevens 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 Stevens Cemetery...

The Stevens Cemetery is located in Itawamba County. The county seat for Itawamba County is located in Fulton.

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

Lat:   34.3484°   (34° 20' 54")

Lon:   -88.4567°   (-88° 27' 24")

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

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


 

  Stevens Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Baldwyn   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Belmont   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Tishomingo County
 
Booneville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Prentiss County
 
Fulton   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Nettleton   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Franklin County (AL)
 
Tupelo   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 41 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Stevens Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Baldwin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Benefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Boguefala Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Buncum Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Burnt Field Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Castleberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Cook Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Dorsey Memorial Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Duvall Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
East Fulton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Fairview Cemetery (FAG ID #59254)
 
Files Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Francis Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Fulton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Gilmore Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Gregory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Hardin Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Hillcrest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Itawamba Memorial Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Kirkville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Mantachie Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
New Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Old Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Ozark Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Palmetto Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Peterson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Pound Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Red Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Sandlin Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Sandy Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Union Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Unity Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 - Located in Lee County
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Warren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Stevens Cemetery
 
Warren Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Stevens Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Stevens Cemetery.

Baldwyn   [Map]Mantachie   [Map]Saltillo   [Map]
Belmont   [Map]Marietta   [Map]Shannon   [Map]
Booneville   [Map]Mooreville   [Map]Sherman   [Map]
Fulton   [Map]Nettleton   [Map]Smithville   [Map]
Golden   [Map]Oakland   [Map]Tremont   [Map]
Guntown   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]Tupelo   [Map]
Lake City   [Map]Red Bay (AL)   [Map]Verona   [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 professional and volunteer 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 Stevens Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Itawamba County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lauderdale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Limestone County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Alcorn County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Benton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marshall County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Monroe County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Pontotoc County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardin County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
McNairy County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #706273   (Name of Record: Stevens Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Itawamba
Lat: 34.3484363     Lon: -88.4567147   [Map]
Elev: 109         Map Name: Fulton

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Mississippi

About Itawamba County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Itawamba County: www.co.itawamba.ms.us/

The official website for State of Mississippi: www.ms.gov/



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: 34.3484, Longitude: -88.4567     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Stevens Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Stevens 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 beginning 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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<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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