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(Lauderdale County, Mississippi)


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Profile for the White Cemetery ...

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Our GPS coordinates for the White 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 White Cemetery. For information of that nature, we suggest the Find-A-Grave<2> website: The White Cemetery (FAG ID #63570)

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 White Cemetery...

The White 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 White Cemetery

Lat:   32.4421°   (32° 26' 31")

Lon:   -88.5856°   (-88° 35' 8")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the White Cemetery has been estimated.<3>

Map of nearby cemeteries ...

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

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


 

  White Cemetery  


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

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

De Kalb   [Map]
 - Lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Kemper County
 
Enterprise   [Map]
 - Lies 22 miles [35.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Clarke County
 
Hickory   [Map]
 - Lies 26 miles [41.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Newton County
 
Livingston   [Map]
 - Lies 25 miles [40.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County (AL)
 
Marion   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the White Cemetery
 
Meridian   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 
Scooba   [Map]
 - Lies 27 miles [43.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Kemper County
 
York   [Map]
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 - Located in Sumter County (AL)

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 38 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the White Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

All of the following cemeteries are located in Lauderdale County.

Andrews Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the White Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 
Barker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 
Barrett Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the White Cemetery
 
Beth Israel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 
Bethel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Clayton Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 
Coker Chapel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Coker Chapel Cemetery (FAG ID #58688)
 
Confederate Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 
Daleville Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Elmwood Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Elmwood Cemetery (FAG ID #2607514)
 
Forest Lawn Memory Gardens   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Forest Lawn Memory Gardens (FAG ID #59344)
 
Good Hope Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies Less than 2 miles to the South Southwest (SSW) of the White Cemetery
 
Gordon Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) of the White Cemetery
 
Hearn Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Hickory Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Kelly Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of the White Cemetery
 
Kinard Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Lauderdale Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the White Cemetery
 
Lauderdale Springs Confederate - Union Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the White Cemetery
 
Lockhart Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 
Magnolia Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Magnolia Cemetery (FAG ID #60635)
 
McLemore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 
Miller Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 
Moore Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Mt. Carmel Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South (S) of the White Cemetery
 
Oak Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 
Old Marion Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Old Marion Cemetery (FAG ID #61661)
 
Parker Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the White Cemetery
 
Pigford Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Pigford Cemetery (FAG ID #61911)
 
Pleasant Grove Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of the White Cemetery
 
Rawson Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Rawson Cemetery (FAG ID #62243)
 
St. Luke Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the St. Luke Cemetery (FAG ID #62492)
 
Segars Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of the White Cemetery
 
Shamburger Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the White Cemetery
 
Tabernacle Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) of the White Cemetery
 
Tinnin Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) of the White Cemetery
 
Toomsuba Cemetery   [Map]
 - Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) of the White Cemetery
 - Find-A-Grave entry for the Toomsuba Cemetery (FAG ID #2146994)

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

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 23 communities are within 20 miles [32.2 km] of the White Cemetery.

Bellamy (AL)   [Map]Emelle (AL)   [Map]Nellieburg   [Map]
Bethel (AL)   [Map]Enterprise   [Map]Sledge (AL)   [Map]
Chunky   [Map]Hickory   [Map]Stonewall   [Map]
Collinsville   [Map]Intercourse (AL)   [Map]Suqualena   [Map]
Cromwell (AL)   [Map]Lisman (AL)   [Map]Vimville   [Map]
Cuba (AL)   [Map]Livingston (AL)   [Map]Ward (AL)   [Map]
De Kalb   [Map]Marion   [Map]Whynot   [Map]
Electric Mills   [Map]Meridian   [Map]York (AL)   [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 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 White 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    
Hale County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails      
Marengo County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Pickens County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Sumter County (AL):       Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails     USGenWeb    
Clarke 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 White Cemetery (FAG ID #63570)
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 White Cemetery ...

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

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #679575   (Name of Record: White Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Lauderdale
Lat: 32.4423629     Lon: -88.5847627   [Map]
Elev: 178         Map Name: Toomsuba

Referenced Find-A-Grave Entry:   FAG ID #63570

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Mississippi

About Lauderdale County

About Mississippi

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: 32.4421, Longitude: -88.5856     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the White Cemetery have been estimated.

Due to various mapping and measurement errors, the location we give for White 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>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been unable to verify its accuracy, but are confident that we have placed the marker within a few hundred feet of the actual location. Typical reasons for being unable to verify a location is that it might be either overgrown or on private property. A physical visit will probably be needed to verify the location.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in . 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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