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The location of Nunley Cemetery









A visit to the Nunley Cemetery ...

The location of the Nunley 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 Nunley Cemetery ...

The Nunley Cemetery is located in Tishomingo County.

The county seat for Tishomingo County is located in Iuka. Iuka lies just to the northwest of the Nunley Cemetery [Map].

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

Lat:   34.7351°   (34° 44' 6")

Lon:   -88.1367°   (-88° 8' 12")

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

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 45 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles<2> of the Nunley Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alsobrook Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the southeast (SE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Bethlehem Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Bishop Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Boggs Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

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

Burns Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Canaan Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Carter Branch Cemetery   [Map]

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

Carytown Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Crenshaw Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Douthit Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Finley Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Forest Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the south (S) of the Nunley Cemetery

Garrett Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Goshen Baptist Church Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Gover Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Hebron Cemetery   [Map]

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

Highland Cemetery   [Map]

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

Hodge Cemetery   [Map]

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

Jackson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Johnson Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Kirk Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Liberty Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east southeast (ESE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Martin Cemetery   [Map]

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

Morris Hill Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the Nunley Cemetery

Mt. Gilead Cemetery   [Map]

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

Mt. Hester Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Mt. Joy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

New Prospect Cemetery   [Map]

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

Nunley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the north (N) of the Nunley Cemetery

Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Palestine Cemetery   [Map]

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

Paradise Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #61797<3>

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Richard Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Rutland Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

Salem Cemetery   [Map]

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

Shady Grove Cemetery   [Map]

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

Snowdown Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north (N) of the Nunley Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #62902

South Crossroads Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the west (W) of the Nunley Cemetery

Spring Hill Cemetery   [Map]

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

Tishomingo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest (SW) of the Nunley Cemetery

Toenail Cemetery   [Map]

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

Twitty Cemetery (AL)   [Map]

Located in Colbert County (AL)

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

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Nunley Cemetery.

Altitude   [Map]     Doubleheads Village (AL)   [Map]    
Belmont   [Map]     Gatesville (AL)   [Map]    
Burnsville   [Map]     Glen   [Map]    
Caryton (AL)   [Map]     Golden   [Map]    
Cherokee (AL)   [Map]     Good Springs (AL)   [Map]    
Chickasaw (AL)   [Map]     Iuka   [Map]    
Crows Camp (AL)   [Map]     Paden   [Map]    
Dennis   [Map]     Tishomingo   [Map]    
Denton (AL)   [Map]     Waterloo (AL)   [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 Nunley Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Tishomingo County.

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

Belmont   [Map]
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Nunley Cemetery
 
Burnsville   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery
 
Cherokee   [Map]
 - Located in Colbert County (AL)
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Nunley Cemetery
 
Iuka   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Nunley Cemetery
 
Red Bay   [Map]
 - Located in Franklin County (AL)
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the South (S) of the Nunley Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first turn to 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 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 Nunley Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Tishomingo County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Mississippi,
Cemeteries of Tishomingo 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 Nunley 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 Nunley Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #674989   (Name of Record: Nunley Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Tishomingo
Lat: 34.7350912     Lon: -88.1367076   [Map]
Elev: 162         Map Name: Tishomingo

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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 '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 Nunley Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7351, Longitude: -88.1367     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Nunley 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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