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The location of Hamilton Cemetery









A visit to the Hamilton Cemetery ...

The location of the Hamilton 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 Hamilton Cemetery ...

The Hamilton Cemetery is located in Amite County.

The county seat for Amite County is located in Liberty. Liberty lies just to the west southwest of the Hamilton Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   31.1713°   (31° 10' 16")

Lon:   -90.7482°   (-90° 44' 53")

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 21 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> of the Hamilton Cemetery.

Bacots   [Map]     Magnolia   [Map]    
Bear Town   [Map]     McComb   [Map]    
Bude   [Map]     McElveen   [Map]    
Centreville   [Map]     Meadville   [Map]    
Coleman Town (LA)   [Map]     Norwood (LA)   [Map]    
Crosby   [Map]     Osyka   [Map]    
Eddiceton   [Map]     Rosetta   [Map]    
Gloster   [Map]     Summit   [Map]    
Greensburg (LA)   [Map]     Tangipahoa (LA)   [Map]    
Kentwood (LA)   [Map]     Woodland (LA)   [Map]    
Liberty   [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 Hamilton 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 Hamilton Cemetery.

Clinton   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Gloster   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Greensburg   [Map]
 - Located in Saint Helena Parish (LA)
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the South (S) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Kentwood   [Map]
 - Located in Tangipahoa Parish (LA)
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Magnolia   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
McComb   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Meadville   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Osyka   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Summit   [Map]
 - Located in Pike County
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Hamilton Cemetery
 
Wilson   [Map]
 - Located in East Feliciana Parish (LA)
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Hamilton 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:

Concordia Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Baton Rouge Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
East Feliciana Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Livingston Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pointe Coupee Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Helena Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Saint Tammany Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Tangipahoa Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Baton Rouge Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
West Feliciana Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Adams County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Claiborne County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Copiah County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Franklin County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lawrence County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Lincoln County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Marion County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Pike County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Walthall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Wilkinson County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 76 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Hamilton Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Amite County.

Andrews Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bates Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bates - Felder Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bostic Cemetery   [Map]

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

Browder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Brown Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Bryant Cemetery   [Map]

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

Causey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cedar Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Chandler Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cheatham Children Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cockerham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Cockerham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis - Tucker Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Dixon Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Dixon - McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

East Fork Cemetery   [Map]

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

Felder Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gardner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gardner - McKnight Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gardner - O'Brien Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north northeast (NNE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Garner Cemetery   [Map]

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

Gillespie Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Glading Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Higgins Cemetery   [Map]

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

Holden Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hughey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jenkins Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Johns Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jones Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Keith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lea Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Liberty Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lilly Cemetery   [Map]

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

Little Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

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

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south (S) of the Hamilton Cemetery

McDowell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

McKnight Cemetery   [Map]

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

Monroe - Brumfield Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morgan Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Moses Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Sinai Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

New Zion Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nunnery Cemetery   [Map]

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

Old Parson Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parker Cemetery   [Map]

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

Parson Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Quin Cemetery   [Map]

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

R J Causey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Reeves Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Robinson - McElvin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Sharp Cemetery   [Map]

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

Sleeper Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Terrell Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thomas Cheatham Cemetery   [Map]

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

Thompson Cemetery   [Map]

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

Turnipseed Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Warren Hughey Cemetery   [Map]

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

Weathersby - Clairborne Cemetery   [Map]

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

Webb Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Hamilton Cemetery

Webb - Whittington Cemetery   [Map]

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

William Frith Cemetery   [Map]

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

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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Hamilton 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 Hamilton Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #685284   (Name of Record: Hamilton Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Amite
Lat: 31.1712868     Lon: -90.7481575   [Map]
Elev: 122         Map Name: Peoria

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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.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' 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 Hamilton Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1713, Longitude: -90.7482     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Hamilton Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).




 

 

 

 

 


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