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The location of Ebenezer Cemetery









A visit to the Ebenezer Cemetery ...

The location of the Ebenezer Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

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.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the Ebenezer Cemetery ...

The Ebenezer Cemetery is located in Amite County.

The county seat for Amite County is located in Liberty. Liberty lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the northeast of the Ebenezer Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Ebenezer Cemetery

Lat:   31.0380°   (31° 2' 16")

Lon:   -90.9298°   (-90° 55' 47")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 55 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Ebenezer Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Agrippa Gayden Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Amite River Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Anderson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Bethany Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Bethel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Boatner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Callender Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Causey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Cox Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Crawford Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Davis - Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Doughty Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Duck Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Duck Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Duff Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Dunn - Hefner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Gerald Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Harrell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Hazelwood - Causey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Holly Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Holly Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Issac Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Kent Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Little Antioch Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Maxwell Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Maxwell Hamilton Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

McCoy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Morgan - Duck Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

New Hope Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Rainey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west (W) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Smiley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Smylie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Spears Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Spears Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Street Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

Unity Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

William Jackson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Ebenezer Cemetery.

Baywood (LA)   [Map]     Liberty   [Map]    
Centreville   [Map]     McElveen   [Map]    
Clinton (LA)   [Map]     Norwood (LA)   [Map]    
Coleman Town (LA)   [Map]     Pine Grove (LA)   [Map]    
Crosby   [Map]     Pride (LA)   [Map]    
Ethel (LA)   [Map]     Rosetta   [Map]    
Garden City   [Map]     Slaughter (LA)   [Map]    
Gloster   [Map]     Wakefield (LA)   [Map]    
Greensburg (LA)   [Map]     Wilson (LA)   [Map]    
Jackson (LA)   [Map]     Woodland (LA)   [Map]    
Kentwood (LA)   [Map]     Woodville   [Map]    

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

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Greensburg   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Jackson   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East (E) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery
 
Woodville   [Map]
 - Located in Wilkinson County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ebenezer Cemetery

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 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 Ebenezer Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Amite County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Ascension Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Concordia Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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East Baton Rouge Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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East Feliciana Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Livingston Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Pointe Coupee Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Saint Helena Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Saint Tammany Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Tangipahoa Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Washington Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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West Feliciana Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
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Copiah County:     Cyndi's
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Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
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Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
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Pike County:     Cyndi's
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Walthall County:     Cyndi's
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Wilkinson County:     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

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 Ebenezer 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 Ebenezer Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #685253   (Name of Record: Ebenezer Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Amite
Lat: 31.0379551     Lon: -90.9298246   [Map]
Elev: 85         Map Name: Berwick

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ebenezer Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0380, Longitude: -90.9298     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ebenezer Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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