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The location of Felder - Williams Cemetery









A visit to the Felder - Williams Cemetery ...

The location of the Felder - Williams 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 Felder - Williams Cemetery ...

The Felder - Williams Cemetery is located in Amite County.

The county seat for Amite County is located in Liberty. Liberty lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northwest of the Felder - Williams Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Lat:   31.0088°   (31° 0' 31")

Lon:   -90.6482°   (-90° 38' 53")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 63 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Felder - Williams Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alford Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Allen Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Anglin Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Bates Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Benjamin Wall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #57948<3>

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bond Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Bullock Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carter - Evans Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Casey - Powell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Dawson Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Day Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Dean Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)

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

Dykes Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Easley Cemetery   [Map]

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

Easley Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

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

Frazier Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

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

Gillsburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Gordon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Hampton Wall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east (E) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Harness Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hilbun Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)

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

Holden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hughes - Lawson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Jackson Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Jerusalem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lea Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Lea Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lea - Davis Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lee Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Madison - Bean Cemetery   [Map]

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

Martin Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

McClendon Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDaniel - McElveen Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

McDaniel - Travis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Morgan - Gordon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north (N) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Newman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Newman Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Newman Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Gillsburg Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northwest (NNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Old Venable Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

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

Polk - Tate Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northwest (NW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Richland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Roberts Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pike County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Simpson - Raborn Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Smith Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Stevens Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Stewart Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Stewart Wall Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Strickland Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Taylor Williams Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Terrys Creek Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Tickfaw Cemetery   [Map]

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

Travis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Wall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Westmoreland Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

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

Williams - Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Willson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Wilson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Young Cemetery (LA)   [Map]

Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

Zeagler Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams 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 Felder - Williams Cemetery.

Amite City (LA)   [Map]     McElveen   [Map]    
Bacots   [Map]     Montpelier (LA)   [Map]    
Bear Town   [Map]     Mount Hermon (LA)   [Map]    
Clinton (LA)   [Map]     Osyka   [Map]    
Coleman Town (LA)   [Map]     Pine Grove (LA)   [Map]    
Fluker (LA)   [Map]     Roseland (LA)   [Map]    
Greensburg (LA)   [Map]     Summit   [Map]    
Kentwood (LA)   [Map]     Sunny Hill (LA)   [Map]    
Liberty   [Map]     Tangipahoa (LA)   [Map]    
Magnolia   [Map]     Woodland (LA)   [Map]    
McComb   [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 Felder - Williams 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 Felder - Williams Cemetery.

Amite City   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Greensburg   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
McComb   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Roseland   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery
 
Summit   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Felder - Williams Cemetery

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 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 Felder - Williams 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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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 Baton Rouge Parish (LA):     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 Felder - Williams 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 Felder - Williams Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #685262   (Name of Record: Felder-Williams Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Amite
Lat: 31.0087895     Lon: -90.6481542   [Map]
Elev: 92         Map Name: Gillsburg

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 obstructions 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 Felder - Williams Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.0088, Longitude: -90.6482     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Felder - Williams Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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