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The location of Ladner Cemetery









A visit to the Ladner Cemetery ...

The location of the Ladner 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 Ladner Cemetery ...

The Ladner Cemetery is located in Jackson County. The county seat for Jackson County is located in Pascagoula.

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

Lat:   30.5938°   (30° 35' 37")

Lon:   -88.7400°   (-88° 44' 23")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 19 cemeteries that are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the Ladner Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Antioch Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Byrd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Cain Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Carter Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Caswell Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Flurry Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in George County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Krohn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Old Shiloh Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Ramsey Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Ramsey Springs Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2288436<3>
 
Seymour Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Three Rivers Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
White Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Wilkerson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Ladner Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 22 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Ladner Cemetery.

Americus   [Map]     Helena   [Map]    
Big Point   [Map]     Hickory Hills   [Map]    
Biloxi   [Map]     Hurley   [Map]    
Brewton   [Map]     Latimer   [Map]    
Coalville   [Map]     Martin Bluff   [Map]    
Coll Town   [Map]     Moss Point   [Map]    
D'Iberville   [Map]     Ocean Springs   [Map]    
Escatawpa   [Map]     Saint Martin   [Map]    
Fountainebleau   [Map]     Vancleave   [Map]    
Gautier   [Map]     Wade   [Map]    
Gulf Hills   [Map]     Wool Market   [Map]    
Gulf Park Estates   [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 Ladner Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Jackson County.

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

Biloxi   [Map]
 - Located in Harrison County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Gautier   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Moss Point   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Ocean Springs   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Ladner Cemetery
 
Pascagoula   [Map]
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Ladner Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start 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 - 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 Ladner Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Jackson 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    
George 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    
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    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #689056   (Name of Record: Ladner Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Jackson
Lat: 30.593806     Lon: -88.7400267   [Map]
Elev: 34         Map Name: Vancleave

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Jackson County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Jackson County: www.co.jackson.ms.us/

The official website for State of Mississippi: 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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Ladner Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5938, Longitude: -88.7400     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Ladner 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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