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Mulberry Cemetery
(Wayne County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Mulberry Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Mulberry Cemetery 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 Mulberry Cemetery...

The Mulberry Cemetery is located in Wayne County. The county seat for Wayne County is located in Waynesboro.

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

Lat:   31.4813°   (31° 28' 52")

Lon:   -88.8456°   (-88° 50' 44")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Mulberry Cemetery 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 Mulberry Cemetery.

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


 

  Mulberry Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Mulberry Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Wayne County.

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

Beaumont   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Clara   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Ellisville   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Jones County
 
Fruitdale   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Washington County (AL)
 
Laurel   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Jones County
 
Leakesville   [Map]
 - Lies 28 miles [45.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
New Augusta   [Map]
 - Lies 21 miles [33.8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Petal   [Map]
 - Lies 24 miles [38.6 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Forrest County
 
Richton   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Sandersville   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Jones County
 
Shubuta   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Waynesboro   [Map]
 - Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mulberry Cemetery

List of the closest cemeteries ...

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

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

Brown Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Jones County
 
Browns Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Corinth Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Edwards Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Frisco Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County
 
Henderson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Hollis Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
James Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Mt. Zion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Ovett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Jones County
 
Pittman Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Salem Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Sand Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Shirley Place Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Shows Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Strengthford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Greene County
 
Woodard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the Mulberry Cemetery
 - Located in Perry County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Mulberry Cemetery.

Beaumont   [Map]Leakesville   [Map]Richton   [Map]
Carson City   [Map]McLain   [Map]Robinsons Junction   [Map]
Clara   [Map]Mehaffey (AL)   [Map]Sandersville   [Map]
Ellisville   [Map]Mulberry   [Map]Shubuta   [Map]
Fruitdale (AL)   [Map]New Augusta   [Map]State Line   [Map]
Laurel   [Map]Petal   [Map]Waynesboro   [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 first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch, the UsGenWeb Project 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 - 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 Mulberry Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Wayne County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

Choctaw County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Mobile County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Washington County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Covington County:       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    
Jasper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson Davis County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jefferson County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Lamar County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marion 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    
Smith 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,     of Wayne County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Mississippi
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Mississippi
Find-A-Grave:     Home Page
Internment.net:     Cemeteries of Mississippi,     of Wayne 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 Mulberry 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 Mulberry Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #706437   (Name of Record: Mulberry Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Wayne
Lat: 31.481279     Lon: -88.8456025   [Map]
Elev: 89         Map Name: Mulberry

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Mississippi

About Wayne County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

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: 31.4813, Longitude: -88.8456     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Mulberry Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Mulberry Cemetery 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 starting in . A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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