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The location of Fellowship Cemetery









A visit to the Fellowship Cemetery ...

The location of the Fellowship 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 Fellowship Cemetery ...

The Fellowship Cemetery is located in Greene County. The county seat for Greene County is located in Leakesville.

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

Lat:   31.2907°   (31° 17' 26")

Lon:   -88.5745°   (-88° 34' 28")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 24 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Fellowship Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Adamsville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East (E) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Avera Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
East Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Epworth Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Freefield Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Fruitdale Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Green Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Griffin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Grimes Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Hillman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Indian Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Johnson Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Kittrell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Macedonia Cemetery (AL)   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Mutual Rights Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Odom Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Platt Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Robertson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Simpson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Slay Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Sweetwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Fellowship 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 Fellowship Cemetery.

Barlow (AL)   [Map]     McLain   [Map]    
Beaumont   [Map]     Mehaffey (AL)   [Map]    
Brown Town   [Map]     Mulberry   [Map]    
Carson City   [Map]     Richton   [Map]    
Chatom (AL)   [Map]     Robinsons Junction   [Map]    
Citronelle (AL)   [Map]     Sims Chapel (AL)   [Map]    
Clara   [Map]     State Line   [Map]    
Deer Park (AL)   [Map]     Tibbie (AL)   [Map]    
Fruitdale (AL)   [Map]     Vinegar Bend (AL)   [Map]    
Leakesville   [Map]     Yellow Pine (AL)   [Map]    
Lucedale   [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 Fellowship Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Greene County.

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

Beaumont   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Chatom   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Citronelle   [Map]
 - Located in Mobile County (AL)
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Clara   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Fruitdale   [Map]
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Leakesville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Lucedale   [Map]
 - Located in George County
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the South (S) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
New Augusta   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Richton   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the West (W) of the Fellowship Cemetery
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Located in Wayne County
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the North (N) of the Fellowship Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin 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 Fellowship Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Greene County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Choctaw County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Mobile County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington County (AL):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Clarke County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Covington County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Forrest County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
George County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Harrison County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jackson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jasper County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jones County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lamar County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Stone County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wayne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #693204   (Name of Record: Fellowship Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Greene
Lat: 31.290733     Lon: -88.5744678   [Map]
Elev: 74         Map Name: Clark

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Mississippi

About Greene County

About Mississippi

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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Fellowship Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2907, Longitude: -88.5745     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Fellowship Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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