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The location of Lee Cemetery









A visit to the Lee Cemetery ...

The location of the Lee 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 Lee Cemetery ...

The Lee Cemetery is located in Pearl River County.

The county seat for Pearl River County is located in Poplarville. Poplarville lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of the Lee Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.8157°   (30° 48' 56")

Lon:   -89.3687°   (-89° 22' 7")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 28 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Lee Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Beall Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Bounds Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Daugdrill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

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

Dedeaux Cemetery   [Map]

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

Eureka Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Fairley Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Frye Cemetery   [Map]

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

Herrington Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east (E) of the Lee Cemetery

Hester Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

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

Ladner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery

Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Lee Cemetery

Lott Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery

Lumpkin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Myrick Cemetery   [Map]

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

Redmond Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the north (N) of the Lee Cemetery

Rester Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Seals Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Stone County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east (E) of the Lee Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 19 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Lee Cemetery.

Angie (LA)   [Map]     Pinebur   [Map]    
Bogalusa (LA)   [Map]     Poplarville   [Map]    
Carnes   [Map]     Purvis   [Map]    
Diamondhead   [Map]     Saucier   [Map]    
Kiln   [Map]     Smith Town   [Map]    
Lumberton   [Map]     Varnado (LA)   [Map]    
Lyman   [Map]     Wells Town   [Map]    
McHenry   [Map]     Wiggins   [Map]    
McLaurin   [Map]     Wortham   [Map]    
Picayune   [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 Lee Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Pearl River County.

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

Bogalusa   [Map]
 - Located in Washington Parish (LA)
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Lumberton   [Map]
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
McHenry   [Map]
 - Located in Stone County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Picayune   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Poplarville   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Wiggins   [Map]
 - Located in Stone County
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of the Lee Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch 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 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 Lee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Pearl River County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Saint Tammany Parish (LA):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Washington Parish (LA):     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

 
Greene County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Hancock 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

 
Jefferson Davis County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Jefferson 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

 
Marion 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

 
Walthall County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #672366   (Name of Record: Lee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Pearl River
Lat: 30.8157431     Lon: -89.3686699   [Map]
Elev: 67         Map Name: Browns Lake

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Mississippi

About Pearl River County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Pearl River County: www.pearlrivercounty.net/

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 Lee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8157, Longitude: -89.3687     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lee Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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