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Pine Grove Cemetery
(Lauderdale County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the Pine Grove Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery...

The Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery

Lat:   32.2688°   (32° 16' 7")

Lon:   -88.6778°   (-88° 40' 40")

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

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


 

  Pine Grove Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery.

Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Hickory   [Map]
 - Lies 20 miles [32.2 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Meridian   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Quitman   [Map]
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
York   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 30 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the Pine Grove Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

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

Alday Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Burwell Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Coker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave<4> entry for the Coker Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #58688)
 
Devoe Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Elmwood Cemetery (FAG ID #2607514)
 
Fairchild Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Graham Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Hays Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery (FAG ID #2247115)
 
Long Creek Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Long Creek Cemetery (FAG ID #60534)
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Magnolia Cemetery (FAG ID #60635)
 
Martin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
McLemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Meridian Memorial Park   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Meridian Memorial Park (FAG ID #1429432)
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Mt. Horeb Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the East Northeast (ENE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
New Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Osborne Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Osborne Cemetery (FAG ID #61750)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Rose Hill Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Sageville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Luke Cemetery (FAG ID #62492)
 
St. Patricks Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Semmes Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Semmes Cemetery (FAG ID #62669)
 
Stinson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the North Northwest (NNW) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 
Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the Pine Grove Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 20 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the Pine Grove Cemetery.

Chunky   [Map]Junction City   [Map]Penantly   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Lisman (AL)   [Map]Quitman   [Map]
Cromwell (AL)   [Map]Marion   [Map]Rose Hill   [Map]
Cuba (AL)   [Map]Meridian   [Map]Stonewall   [Map]
Enterprise   [Map]Nellieburg   [Map]Suqualena   [Map]
Fellowship   [Map]Orange   [Map]Vimville   [Map]
Hickory   [Map]Pachuta   [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 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 Pine Grove 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:     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 Pine Grove 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 Pine Grove Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #675813   (Name of Record: Pine Grove Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 32.2687559     Lon: -88.6778215   [Map]
Elev: 160         Map Name: Meridian South

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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: 32.2688, Longitude: -88.6778     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the Pine Grove Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for Pine Grove 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from . A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

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<4>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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