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(George County, Mississippi)


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Our GPS coordinates for the Flurry 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.

This page contains seven sections:

The Location of the Flurry Cemetery...

The Flurry Cemetery is located in George County. The county seat for George County is located in Lucedale.

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

Lat:   30.7460°   (30° 44' 45")

Lon:   -88.7539°   (-88° 45' 14")

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

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


 

  Flurry Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Biloxi   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Harrison County
 
Gautier   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Lucedale   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Ocean Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the South (S) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Wiggins   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Stone County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 31 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Flurry Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Barton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Byrd - Cowart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Byrd - Helveston Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South (S) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Cross Roads Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Fairley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Flurry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Gibson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Little Sweetwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Mixon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Old Mt. Pleasant Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
O'Neal Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the Southeast (SE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Piney Woods Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Refuge Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Steede Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Sweetwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 
Walker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Stone County
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Jackson County
 
Wittington Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Flurry Cemetery
 - Located in Stone County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 25 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Flurry Cemetery.

Americus   [Map]Gautier   [Map]Ocean Springs   [Map]
Big Point   [Map]Gulf Hills   [Map]Saint Martin   [Map]
Biloxi   [Map]Gulf Park Estates   [Map]Saucier   [Map]
Brewton   [Map]Helena   [Map]Vancleave   [Map]
Coalville   [Map]Hickory Hills   [Map]Wade   [Map]
Coll Town   [Map]Hurley   [Map]Wiggins   [Map]
D'Iberville   [Map]Latimer   [Map]Wilmer (AL)   [Map]
Escatawpa   [Map]Lucedale   [Map]Wool Market   [Map]
Fountainebleau   [Map]Martin Bluff   [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 offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - although it should be mentioned 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 Flurry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to George County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Baldwin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Mobile County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Forrest County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Greene County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Hancock County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Harrison County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jackson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pearl River County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Perry County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Stone County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #693238   (Name of Record: Flurry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: George
Lat: 30.7460232     Lon: -88.7539187   [Map]
Elev: 14         Map Name: Vestry

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Mississippi

About George 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: 30.7460, Longitude: -88.7539     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Flurry Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Flurry 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' distance beginning in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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