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The location of Mt. Sinia Cemetery









A visit to the Mt. Sinia Cemetery ...

The location of the Mt. Sinia 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 Mt. Sinia Cemetery ...

The Mt. Sinia Cemetery is located in Tunica County. The county seat for Tunica County is located in Tunica.

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

Lat:   34.5126°   (34° 30' 45")

Lon:   -90.4587°   (-90° 27' 31")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 35 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alexander Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Quitman County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #2518223<3>
 
Barbee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Berea Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Beth El Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Bethany Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Bosket Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Bradley Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Cedar Grove Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Church of God Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Crouse Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Daygo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Delta Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Dooley Wood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Dowd Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Fredonia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Hull Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Kyles Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Maple Hill Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Montroy Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Mt. Nebo Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Mt. Olive Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Phillips Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Rising Sun Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
St. Marys Catholic Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
St. Matthews Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Saunder Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Shelby Family Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Stephens Cemetery (AR)   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Thompson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Walton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Whites Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery.

Barton (AR)   [Map]     Longtown   [Map]    
Coahoma   [Map]     Lula   [Map]    
Crenshaw   [Map]     North Tunica   [Map]    
Falcon   [Map]     Old Town (AR)   [Map]    
Friars Point   [Map]     Oneida (AR)   [Map]    
Helena - West Helena (AR)   [Map]     Phillips Bayou (AR)   [Map]    
Helena (AR)   [Map]     Rich   [Map]    
Jonestown   [Map]     Sledge   [Map]    
LaGrange (AR)   [Map]     Tunica   [Map]    
Lexa (AR)   [Map]     West Helena (AR)   [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 Mt. Sinia Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tunica County.

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

Clarksdale   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Friars Point   [Map]
 - Located in Coahoma County
 - Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Helena   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Marks   [Map]
 - Located in Quitman County
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
Tunica   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mt. Sinia Cemetery
 
West Helena   [Map]
 - Located in Phillips County (AR)
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mt. Sinia 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 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 Mt. Sinia Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tunica County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Arkansas County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
 
Crittenden County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
Family
Search

 
Genealogy
Trails

 
Cross County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Desha County (AR):     Cyndi's
List

 
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Lee County (AR):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Monroe County (AR):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Montgomery County (AR):     Cyndi's
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Phillips County (AR):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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Saint Francis County (AR):     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
Trails

 
Bolivar County:     Cyndi's
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Coahoma County:     Cyndi's
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Genealogy
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DeSoto County:     Cyndi's
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Lafayette County:     Cyndi's
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Leflore County:     Cyndi's
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Marshall County:     Cyndi's
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Panola County:     Cyndi's
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Quitman County:     Cyndi's
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Sunflower County:     Cyndi's
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Tallahatchie County:     Cyndi's
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Tate County:     Cyndi's
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Yalobusha County:     Cyndi's
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Shelby County (TN):     Cyndi's
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Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Mississippi,
Cemeteries of Tunica 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

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the Mt. Sinia 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 Mt. Sinia Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #674276   (Name of Record: Mount Sinia Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tunica
Lat: 34.5126044     Lon: -90.4587117   [Map]
Elev: 53         Map Name: Dundee

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tunica County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Tunica County: www.tunicacounty.com/

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 from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the Mt. Sinia Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5126, Longitude: -90.4587     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mt. Sinia 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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