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Our Genealogy Helper for New Hope Park ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about New Hope Park (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for New Hope Park. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

New Hope Park is located in Lowndes County.

To see how the shape of Mississippi's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Lowndes County: Lamar (AL), Pickens (AL), Clay, Monroe, Noxubee & Oktibbeha.

Below are the counties that are near New Hope Park. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to New Hope Park:

  • Lowndes County     (The home county of New Hope Park)
    • New Hope [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Hope
      • New Hope [Lowndes County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hope
    • Columbus [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbus
      • Columbus [Lowndes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,573 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<3>
    • Bent Oak [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bent Oak
      • Bent Oak [Lowndes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bent Oak
    • Kolola Springs [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kolola Springs
      • Kolola Springs [Lowndes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kolola Springs
    • Caledonia [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Lowndes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<3>
    • Artesia [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Artesia
      • Artesia [Lowndes County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Artesia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Artesia
    • Crawford [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crawford
      • Crawford [Lowndes County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 650 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crawford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crawford<3>
  • Clay County
    • Vinton [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
      • Vinton [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • West Point [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Point
      • West Point [Clay County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,404 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Point<3>
    • Abbott [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbott
      • Abbott [Clay County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbott
    • Cedar Bluff [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Clay County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
    • Griffith [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffith
      • Griffith [Clay County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffith
    • Pheba [Clay County]
  • Monroe County
    • Hamilton [Monroe County]
    • Aberdeen [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aberdeen
      • Aberdeen [Monroe County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,205 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<3>
    • Greenwood Springs [Monroe County]
    • Gattman [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gattman
      • Gattman [Monroe County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gattman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gattman
    • Hatley [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hatley
      • Hatley [Monroe County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 460 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hatley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hatley
    • Amory [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amory
      • Amory [Monroe County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,794 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amory have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amory
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amory<3>
  • Noxubee County
    • Deerbrook [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deerbrook
      • Deerbrook [Noxubee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerbrook
    • Brooksville [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brooksville
      • Brooksville [Noxubee County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,083 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brooksville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brooksville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooksville<3>
    • Macon [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macon
      • Macon [Noxubee County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,421 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macon<3>
    • Shuqualak [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shuqualak
      • Shuqualak [Noxubee County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shuqualak have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shuqualak
  • Oktibbeha County
    • Clayton Village [Oktibbeha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton Village
      • Clayton Village [Oktibbeha County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clayton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton Village
    • Starkville [Oktibbeha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Starkville
      • Starkville [Oktibbeha County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,653 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starkville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Starkville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starkville<3>
  • Fayette County (AL)
    • Ashcraft Corner [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashcraft Corner
      • Ashcraft Corner [Fayette County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashcraft Corner
    • Belk [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belk
      • Belk [Fayette County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 204 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belk
    • Fayette [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette
      • Fayette [Fayette County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,275 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayette<3>
  • Greene County (AL)
    • Union [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Greene County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 209 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
  • Lamar County (AL)
    • Millport [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millport
      • Millport [Lamar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 980 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millport<3>
    • Hightogy [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hightogy
      • Hightogy [Lamar County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hightogy
    • Kennedy [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennedy
      • Kennedy [Lamar County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennedy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennedy
    • Vernon [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernon
      • Vernon [Lamar County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,850 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vernon<3>
    • Sulligent [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sulligent
      • Sulligent [Lamar County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sulligent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sulligent
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sulligent<3>
    • Beaverton [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaverton
      • Beaverton [Lamar County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaverton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaverton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaverton<3>
    • Detroit [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Detroit
      • Detroit [Lamar County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 220 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Detroit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Detroit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Detroit<3>
  • Pickens County (AL)
    • Stafford [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stafford
      • Stafford [Pickens County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stafford
    • Macedonia [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macedonia
      • Macedonia [Pickens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macedonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macedonia
    • Ethelsville [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ethelsville
      • Ethelsville [Pickens County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 73 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ethelsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ethelsville
    • McShan [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McShan
      • McShan [Pickens County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McShan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McShan
    • Pickensville [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pickensville
      • Pickensville [Pickens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 578 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pickensville
    • Reform [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reform
      • Reform [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,552 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reform have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reform
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reform<3>
    • Beaver Town [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver Town
      • Beaver Town [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver Town
    • Carrollton [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrollton
      • Carrollton [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 943 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Stansel [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stansel
      • Stansel [Pickens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stansel
    • Memphis [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis
      • Memphis [Pickens County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 26 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • McMullen [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMullen
      • McMullen [Pickens County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMullen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMullen
    • Aliceville [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aliceville
      • Aliceville [Pickens County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,254 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aliceville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aliceville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aliceville<3>
    • Gordo [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordo
      • Gordo [Pickens County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordo<3>
  • Sumter County (AL)
    • Geiger [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geiger
      • Geiger [Sumter County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 151 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geiger
  • Tuscaloosa County (AL)
    • Coker [Tuscaloosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coker
      • Coker [Tuscaloosa County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coker<3>

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to New Hope Park, see our County-by-County Page for New Hope Park.

Newspapers Published in New Hope Park ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 72 newspapers that have been published in the area around New Hope Park.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of New Hope Park, there are papers which were published within 22 miles [35.4 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for New Hope Park.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we like to start with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to New Hope Park:

  • 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.
    • Stories from Alabama
    • Stories from Mississippi

Cemeteries Near New Hope Park ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of New Hope Park.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for New Hope Park covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Greenlawn Memorial Park
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Greenlawn Memorial Park
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Greenlawn Memorial Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenlawn Memorial Park
  • Parks Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Parks Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Parks Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parks Cemetery
  • Stallion Cemetery
  • Union Chapel Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Union Chapel Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Union Chapel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Chapel Cemetery
  • Sandfield Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Sandfield Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Sandfield Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandfield Cemetery
  • Baptist Grove Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Baptist Grove Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Baptist Grove Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baptist Grove Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Forest Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Forest Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Forest Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Church Cemetery
    • Tabernacle Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Tabernacle Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Tabernacle Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tabernacle Cemetery
    • Pleasant Hill Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Pleasant Hill Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill Cemetery
    • Friendship Cemetery
    • St. Matthews Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Matthews Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Matthews Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • St. Matthews Cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Matthews Cemetery
    • Brookshire Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Brookshire Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Brookshire Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Brookshire Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookshire Cemetery
    • Martin Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Martin Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Martin Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Martin Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martin Cemetery
    • Old El Bethel Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old El Bethel Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old El Bethel Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Old El Bethel Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Old El Bethel Cemetery
    • Strawbridge Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Strawbridge Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Strawbridge Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Strawbridge Cemetery lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southeast of New Hope Park.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strawbridge Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

While we didn't find New Hope Park in the Atlas, the following 1895 communities would have been found near the current location of New Hope Park.

These communities are listed based on their distance from New Hope Park, with the one closest to New Hope Park listed first.

  • New Hope [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Hope
    • New Hope [Lowndes County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 27 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, New Hope had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hope
  • Stafford [Pickens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stafford
    • Stafford [Pickens County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Stafford had a post office and no railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stafford
  • Columbus [Lowndes County]
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    • Columbus [Lowndes County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 14,703 people
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,573 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Columbus had a post office and railroad service
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus<3>
  • Steens [Lowndes County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Steens
    • Steens [Lowndes County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Steens had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Steens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Steens
  • Trinity [Lowndes County]
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    • Trinity [Lowndes County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
    • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Trinity had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trinity
  • McIntyre [Lowndes County] - Historic
    • While McIntyre was mentioned in the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, it no longer exists
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntyre
    • McIntyre [Lowndes County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the west of New Hope Park
    • From the 1895 Atlas, McIntyre had railroad service and no post office
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McIntyre have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Waverly [Clay County]
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      • Waverly [Clay County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 82 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Waverly had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
    • Bigbee Valley [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bigbee Valley
      • Bigbee Valley [Noxubee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 75 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bigbee Valley had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bigbee Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bigbee Valley
    • Fernbank [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fernbank
      • Fernbank [Lamar County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Fernbank had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fernbank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fernbank
    • Coal Fire [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coal Fire
      • Coal Fire [Pickens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the east of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 50 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Coal Fire had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coal Fire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coal Fire
    • Caledonia [Lowndes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Lowndes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 201 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,058 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Caledonia had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caledonia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caledonia<3>
    • Cliftonville [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cliftonville
      • Cliftonville [Noxubee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Cliftonville had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cliftonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cliftonville
    • Millport [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millport
      • Millport [Lamar County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 244 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 980 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Millport had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millport<3>
    • Deerbrook [Noxubee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deerbrook
      • Deerbrook [Noxubee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the southwest of New Hope Park
      • From the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, Deerbrook had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deerbrook
    • Vinton [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
      • Vinton [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the northwest of New Hope Park
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 12 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Vinton had a post office and no railroad service
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton

We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around New Hope Park. See our List of 1890's Communities around New Hope Park.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Hope Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Hope Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4585, Longitude: -88.3403       In this case, the coordinates for New Hope Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<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.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about New Hope Park, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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