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(Monroe County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Haughton Memorial Park ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Haughton Memorial Park 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 Haughton Memorial Park...

Haughton Memorial Park is located in Monroe County. The county seat for Monroe County is located in Aberdeen.

Below are the GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) that we are using for the location of the Haughton Memorial Park

Lat:   33.9893°   (33° 59' 21")

Lon:   -88.5056°   (-88° 30' 20")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Haughton Memorial Park 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 Haughton Memorial Park.

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


 

  Haughton Memorial Park  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Haughton Memorial Park. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Monroe County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the Haughton Memorial Park.

Aberdeen   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Amory   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Cotton Gin Port - Historic   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Fulton   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Itawamba County
 
Nettleton   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lee County
 
Okolona   [Map]
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Chickasaw County
 
Sulligent   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
Tupelo   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lee County
 
Vernon   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lamar County (AL)
 
West Point   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Clay County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 36 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Haughton Memorial Park. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Atkins Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Baker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Boggan Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Bransford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Burdine Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Camp Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Conwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Itawamba County
 
Conwill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Dunlap Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Gilleylen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Gilleylen Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Goodwin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Itawamba County
 
Greenbrier Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Grey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lee County
 
Hester Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Howell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Liberty Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Itawamba County
 
Mound Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South (S) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Nettleton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Old Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Pisgah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Pleasant Valley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Posey Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Providence Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Lee County
 
Silome Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Smithville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Ware Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Williams Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Wiygul Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 - Located in Itawamba County
 
Word Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Haughton Memorial Park
 
Wren Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of the Haughton Memorial Park

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Haughton Memorial Park.

Aberdeen   [Map]Hatley   [Map]Sulligent (AL)   [Map]
Amory   [Map]Mooreville   [Map]Tremont   [Map]
Cotton Gin Port   [Map]Nettleton   [Map]Tupelo   [Map]
Detroit (AL)   [Map]Okolona   [Map]Verona   [Map]
Egypt   [Map]Plantersville   [Map]Vinton   [Map]
Fulton   [Map]Shannon   [Map]Wren   [Map]
Gattman   [Map]Smithville   [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 begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project and Genealogy Trails. These websites either 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 Haughton Memorial Park:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Monroe County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Colbert County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Fayette County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Franklin County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Walker County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Calhoun County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Chickasaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Choctaw County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clay County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Itawamba County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lafayette County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lowndes County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Oktibbeha County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pontotoc County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Prentiss County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tippah County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Tishomingo County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Union County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Webster County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

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 Haughton Memorial Park.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #671013   (Name of Record: Haughton Memorial Park)

Class: cemetery
County: Monroe
Lat: 33.9892769     Lon: -88.5055995   [Map]
Elev: 71         Map Name: Wren

Other Roadside Stops ...



Communities in Mississippi

About Monroe County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroecountyms.org

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: 33.9893, Longitude: -88.5056     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Haughton Memorial Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Haughton Memorial Park 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 'point-to-point' distance that starts in . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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