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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 Stone County.

The county seat for Stone County is located in Wiggins. Wiggins lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the east of the Lee Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   30.8591°   (30° 51' 32")

Lon:   -89.3348°   (-89° 20' 5")

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 32 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 Stone County.

Beall Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Bell Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Bond Cemetery   [Map]

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

Bounds Cemetery   [Map]

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery

Dedeaux Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Entrekin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

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

Eureka Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

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

Fairley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Lee Cemetery

Felix Ladner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Frye Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Herrington Cemetery   [Map]

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

Ladner Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Lancaster Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

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

Landrum Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Lee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the Lee Cemetery

Lott Smith Cemetery   [Map]

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

Lumpkin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Myrick Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the Lee Cemetery

Price Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Price Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the Lee Cemetery

Redmond Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Seal Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Forrest County

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

Shadeville Park Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Pearl River County

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

Smith Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Lee Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 16 communities are within 30 miles [48.3 km] of the Lee Cemetery.

Angie (LA)   [Map]     Poplarville   [Map]    
Carnes   [Map]     Purvis   [Map]    
Lumberton   [Map]     Saucier   [Map]    
Lyman   [Map]     Smith Town   [Map]    
McHenry   [Map]     Varnado (LA)   [Map]    
McLaurin   [Map]     Wells Town   [Map]    
New Augusta   [Map]     Wiggins   [Map]    
Pinebur   [Map]     Wortham   [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 Stone County.

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

Lumberton   [Map]
 - Located in Lamar County
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Lee Cemetery
 
McHenry   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
New Augusta   [Map]
 - Located in Perry County
 - Lies 29 miles [46.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Poplarville   [Map]
 - Located in Pearl River County
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of the Lee Cemetery
 
Wiggins   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of the Lee Cemetery

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 and Genealogy Trails. These professional and volunteer websites 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 Lee Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Stone 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

 
Pearl River County:     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Perry 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 Stone County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Mississippi
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Mississippi
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Mississippi,
Cemeteries of Stone 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 #683278   (Name of Record: Lee Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Stone
Lat: 30.8590757     Lon: -89.3347808   [Map]
Elev: 112         Map Name: Browns Lake

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Stone County

About Mississippi

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.

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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 things 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 Lee Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.8591, Longitude: -89.3348     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Lee Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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