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Our Genealogy Helper for Caesar ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Caesar (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Caesar. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties/Parishes ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties/parishes.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northeast corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals and doctors were in the next county to the east. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties/parishes instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the east contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties/parishes, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Caesar is located in Pearl River County.

To see how the shape of Mississippi's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Pearl River County: Saint Tammany (LA), Washington (LA), Forrest, Hancock, Lamar, Marion & Stone.

Below are the counties/parishes that are near Caesar. For each of these counties/parishes, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Caesar:

  • Pearl River County     (The home county of Caesar)
    • Picayune [Pearl River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Picayune
      • Picayune [Pearl River County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,904 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Picayune have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Picayune
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Picayune<3>
    • Nicholson [Pearl River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholson
      • Nicholson [Pearl River County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson
    • Juniper Grove [Pearl River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Juniper Grove
      • Juniper Grove [Pearl River County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juniper Grove
    • Poplarville [Pearl River County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplarville
      • Poplarville [Pearl River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poplarville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplarville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poplarville<3>
  • Hancock County
    • Necaise [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Necaise
      • Necaise [Hancock County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Necaise
    • Kiln [Hancock County]
    • Gainesville [Hancock County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
      • Gainesville [Hancock County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
    • Diamondhead [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Diamondhead
      • Diamondhead [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Diamondhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Diamondhead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Diamondhead<3>
    • Shoreline Park [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shoreline Park
      • Shoreline Park [Hancock County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shoreline Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shoreline Park
    • Logtown [Hancock County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logtown
      • Logtown [Hancock County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
    • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bay Saint Louis
      • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,034 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Saint Louis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bay Saint Louis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bay Saint Louis<3>
    • Waveland [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waveland
      • Waveland [Hancock County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,302 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waveland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waveland<3>
    • Pearlington [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearlington
      • Pearlington [Hancock County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearlington<3>
  • Harrison County
    • Lyman [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyman
      • Lyman [Harrison County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyman
    • Saucier [Harrison County]
    • Wortham [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wortham
      • Wortham [Harrison County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wortham
    • Pass Christian [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pass Christian
      • Pass Christian [Harrison County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,307 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pass Christian have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pass Christian
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pass Christian<3>
    • Long Beach [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Beach
      • Long Beach [Harrison County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<3>
    • North Gulfport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Gulfport
      • North Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Gulfport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Gulfport
    • Gulfport [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulfport
      • Gulfport [Harrison County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulfport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulfport<3>
    • D'Iberville [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for D'Iberville
      • D'Iberville [Harrison County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,012 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for D'Iberville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on D'Iberville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for D'Iberville<3>
    • Biloxi [Harrison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Biloxi
      • Biloxi [Harrison County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,212 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Biloxi
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Biloxi<3>
  • Lamar County
    • Lumberton [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumberton
      • Lumberton [Lamar County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,218 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumberton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lumberton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumberton<3>
    • Wells Town [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wells Town
      • Wells Town [Lamar County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wells Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wells Town
    • Purvis [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Purvis
      • Purvis [Lamar County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,392 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Purvis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Purvis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Purvis<3>
  • Stone County
    • Smith Town [Stone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smith Town
      • Smith Town [Stone County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smith Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Town
    • McHenry [Stone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McHenry
      • McHenry [Stone County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McHenry
    • Wiggins [Stone County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wiggins
      • Wiggins [Stone County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,541 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wiggins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wiggins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wiggins<3>
  • Saint Tammany Parish (LA)
    • Hickory [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hickory
      • Hickory [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hickory
    • Pearl River [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearl River
      • Pearl River [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,610 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearl River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearl River<3>
    • Talisheek [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talisheek
      • Talisheek [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the west of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Talisheek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Talisheek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Talisheek<3>
    • Bush [Saint Tammany Parish]
    • Sun [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sun
      • Sun [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sun
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sun<3>
    • Lake Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Village
      • Lake Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Village
    • Northwood Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northwood Village
      • Northwood Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northwood Village
    • Browns Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Browns Village
      • Browns Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Browns Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Browns Village
    • Tanglewood Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanglewood Village
      • Tanglewood Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanglewood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanglewood Village
    • Bon Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bon Village
      • Bon Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bon Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bon Village
    • Slidell [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slidell
      • Slidell [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,633 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slidell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slidell<3>
    • Huntwyck Village [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntwyck Village
      • Huntwyck Village [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntwyck Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntwyck Village
    • McClane City [Saint Tammany Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McClane City
      • McClane City [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McClane City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McClane City
  • Washington Parish (LA)
    • Bogalusa [Washington Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bogalusa
      • Bogalusa [Washington Parish] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bogalusa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bogalusa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bogalusa<3>
    • Varnado [Washington Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Varnado
      • Varnado [Washington Parish] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 335 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Varnado have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Varnado
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Varnado<3>
    • Angie [Washington Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Angie
      • Angie [Washington Parish] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 249 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Angie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angie<3>
    • Franklinton [Washington Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklinton
      • Franklinton [Washington Parish] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,745 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklinton<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Caesar, see our County-by-County Page for Caesar.

Newspapers Published in Caesar ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 39 newspapers that have been published in the area around Caesar.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Caesar, there are papers which were published within 24 miles [38.6 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Caesar.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Caesar:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Louisiana
    • Stories from Mississippi

Cemeteries Near Caesar ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Caesar.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Caesar covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Gipson Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Gipson Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Gipson Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gipson Cemetery
  • Pearson Cemetery
  • Anner Cemetery
  • Spiers Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Spiers Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Spiers Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spiers Cemetery
  • Martin Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Martin Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Martin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Martin Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the north of Caesar.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin Cemetery
  • Necaise Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Necaise Cemetery
    • The Necaise Cemetery is located outside and to the northwest of Necaise.Stated another way, Necaise Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the east of Caesar.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Necaise Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Steep Hollow Cemetery
    • Smith Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Smith Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Smith Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Smith Cemetery lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smith Cemetery
    • Thigpen Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Thigpen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Thigpen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Thigpen Cemetery lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thigpen Cemetery
    • Sand Hill Cemetery
    • Sand Hill Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sand Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sand Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Sand Hill Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Hill Cemetery
    • Mitchell Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mitchell Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mitchell Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Mitchell Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mitchell Cemetery
    • Hollman Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Hollman Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Hollman Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Hollman Cemetery lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollman Cemetery
    • Whitehead Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Whitehead Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Whitehead Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Whitehead Cemetery lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the west of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehead Cemetery
    • Turtleskin Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Turtleskin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Turtleskin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Turtleskin Cemetery lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Turtleskin Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<4>

While we didn't find Caesar in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of Caesar.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Caesar, with the one closest to Caesar listed first.

  • Kiln [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiln
    • Kiln [Hancock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Kiln had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiln
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kiln<3>
  • Gainesville [Hancock County] - Historic
    • While Gainesville was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
    • Gainesville [Hancock County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
    • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 227 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Gainesville had a post office and no railroad service
  • Poplarville [Pearl River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poplarville
    • Poplarville [Pearl River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 232 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,899 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Poplarville had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poplarville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poplarville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poplarville<3>
  • Chinquapin [Pearl River County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chinquapin
    • Chinquapin [Pearl River County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Chinquapin had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chinquapin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chinquapin
  • Talisheek [Saint Tammany Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Talisheek
    • Talisheek [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the west of Caesar
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Talisheek had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Talisheek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Pearl River [Saint Tammany Parish]
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    • Pearl River [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,610 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Pearl River had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearl River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Florenville [Saint Tammany Parish]
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      • Florenville [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Caesar
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 100 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Florenville had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Florenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Logtown [Hancock County] - Historic
      • While Logtown was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logtown
      • Logtown [Hancock County] was located 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
      • According to the 1895 Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 353 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Logtown had a post office and no railroad service
    • Delisle [Harrison County]
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      • Delisle [Harrison County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Delisle had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delisle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sun [Saint Tammany Parish]
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      • Sun [Saint Tammany Parish] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Caesar
      • Estimated population in 2019: 489 people
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Sun had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waveland [Hancock County]
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      • Waveland [Hancock County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 328 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,302 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Waveland had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waveland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County]
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      • Bay Saint Louis [Hancock County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Caesar
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,974 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,034 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bay Saint Louis had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bay Saint Louis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Orvisburg [Pearl River County]
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      • Orvisburg [Pearl River County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the north of Caesar
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Orvisburg had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orvisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lees Creek [Washington Parish]
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      • Lees Creek [Washington Parish] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Caesar
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Lees Creek had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lees Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pearlington [Hancock County]
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      • Pearlington [Hancock County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Caesar
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 850 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Pearlington had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Caesar. See our List of 1890's Communities around Caesar.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Mississippi

About Pearl River County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Caesar. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Pearl River County: www.pearlrivercounty.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Caesar) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Caesar. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5844, Longitude: -89.5467       In this case, the coordinates for Caesar have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>The 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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Caesar, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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