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(Marshall County, Mississippi)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Byhalia 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 on 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.

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The Location of the Byhalia Cemetery...

The Byhalia Cemetery is located in Marshall County. The county seat for Marshall County is located in Holly Springs.

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

Lat:   34.8737°   (34° 52' 25")

Lon:   -89.6965°   (-89° 41' 47")

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

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


 

  Byhalia Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Arlington   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<3> to the North (N) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County (TN)
 
Bartlett   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County (TN)
 
Byhalia   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Collierville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County (TN)
 
Germantown   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County (TN)
 
Hernando   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Holly Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Memphis   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Shelby County (TN)
 
Olive Branch   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Senatobia   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in Tate County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 42 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Byhalia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Benton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Botts Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Brick Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Carington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Castleberry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Center Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Coldwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Cox Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Drain Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Eason Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Edrizon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Emery Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Emory Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Fairview Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West (W) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Fountain Head Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Halliburton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Harmonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Horn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Ingram Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Isaac Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Kelsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Liberty Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
McCraven Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
McGehee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Mills Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Mt. Austin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Mt. Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
New Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Newest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Red Banks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
St. Pauls Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Watkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South (S) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 
Whites Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Wiggins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County
 
Winbourn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Byhalia Cemetery
 - Located in DeSoto County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Byhalia Cemetery.

Byhalia   [Map]Hernando   [Map]New Town   [Map]
Chulahoma   [Map]Holly Springs   [Map]Olive Branch   [Map]
Coldwater   [Map]Horn Lake   [Map]Parkway Village (TN)   [Map]
Collierville (TN)   [Map]Lynchburg   [Map]Piperton (TN)   [Map]
De Soto Village   [Map]Memphis (TN)   [Map]Rossville (TN)   [Map]
Germantown (TN)   [Map]Moscow (TN)   [Map]Southaven   [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 either 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 Byhalia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Marshall County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Crittenden County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Cross County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mississippi County (AR):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Saint Francis County (AR):       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    
DeSoto County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Panola County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pontotoc County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Quitman County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tate County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tunica County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Yalobusha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hardeman County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Haywood County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Shelby County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tipton County (TN):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #706302   (Name of Record: Byhalia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Marshall
Lat: 34.8737068     Lon: -89.6964731   [Map]
Elev: 122         Map Name: Byhalia

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Mississippi

About Marshall County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 34.8737, Longitude: -89.6965     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Byhalia Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Byhalia 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 starting 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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