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(Lauderdale County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Osborne Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Osborne 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 ...

Since our focus is on geography, we don't have any burial or interment information. Nor do we have any contact information for the Osborne Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The Osborne Cemetery (FAG ID #61750)

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 Osborne Cemetery...

The Osborne Cemetery is located in Lauderdale County. The county seat for Lauderdale County is located in Meridian.

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

Lat:   32.2810°   (32° 16' 51")

Lon:   -88.8139°   (-88° 48' 50")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the Osborne Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)<3>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

The red map marker shows the location of the Osborne Cemetery.

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


 

  Osborne Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

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

Decatur   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Hickory   [Map]
 - Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Meridian   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Newton   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Quitman   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 32 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Osborne Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Burwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Concord Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Concord Cemetery (FAG ID #58727)
 
Devoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
East Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Enterprise Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Fairchild Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Fellowship Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Jasper County
 
Goodwater Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Kramer Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Lad Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Magnolia Cemetery (FAG ID #60635)
 
McGee Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
McLemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Meridian Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Meridian Memorial Park (FAG ID #1429432)
 
Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Pine Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Sageville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
St. Marks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Semmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Semmes Cemetery (FAG ID #62669)
 
Stinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Tunnel Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the North (N) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
West Mt. Moriah Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Osborne Cemetery
 
Wilson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of the Osborne Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Wilson Cemetery (FAG ID #63697)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 17 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km] of the Osborne Cemetery.

Chunky   [Map]Marion   [Map]Quitman   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Meridian   [Map]Rose Hill   [Map]
Enterprise   [Map]Nellieburg   [Map]Stonewall   [Map]
Fellowship   [Map]Orange   [Map]Suqualena   [Map]
Garlandsville   [Map]Pachuta   [Map]Vimville   [Map]
Hickory   [Map]Penantly   [Map]Whynot   [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 begin with 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 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 Osborne Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Mississippi:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

These pages are specific to Lauderdale 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      
Greene County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Marengo County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter 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    
Jasper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Jones County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Kemper County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Leake County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Neshoba County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Newton County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Noxubee County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Scott County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Smith County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Wayne County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Winston County:       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    

Cemetery Information and Directories for Mississippi:

Cyndi's List:     Cemeteries of Mississippi,     of Lauderdale County
Cemetery Junction:     Directory for Mississippi
FamilySearch.org:     Cemetery Wiki for Mississippi
Find-A-Grave:     The Osborne Cemetery (FAG ID #61750)
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 Osborne Cemetery ...

While our initial data for the Osborne Cemetery came from goverment sources, we have also found mention of the Osborne Cemetery elsewhere. 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 Osborne Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #675316   (Name of Record: Osborne Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 32.2809783     Lon: -88.8139377   [Map]
Elev: 150         Map Name: Meehan

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #61750

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lauderdale County: www.lauderdalecounty.org/

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: 32.2810, Longitude: -88.8139     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Osborne Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Osborne Cemetery should not be considered precise.

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<2>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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<3>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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts 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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