The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi

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The main Mississippi page is located at There is no charge to access this site's pages. If you have arrived here from somewhere else, such as a pay site, and are in a frame, to break free you can press the correct URL of this page at:


Click on the underlined Cemetery Name to go to a transcription of the cemetery

Click on the camera to see photos from that cemetery

To volunteer to transcribe (walk and record) a Mississippi cemetery or submit tombstone photos, please go to The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi Submission and Contacts page

To learn how to record a survey of a Cemetery and transcribe it for uploading see Instructions for Surveying a Cemetery and Submitting It.

All submissions will be added to The USGenWeb Archives Project - Mississippi, where the USGenWeb Tombstone Project stores its submissions.

Email Registry For Contributors
Any time you see this symbol The Registry next to a name, they have registered their e-mail address at
The Registry. This will be their current address.

Most of the following cemeteries are listed in the
US Geological Survey web site as being in Lamar County. Information in parenthesis ( ) indicates on which USGS map the cemetery can be found, not what community the cemetery may be in.  There are more not listed here.  Currently, there are many with no transcriptions or only partial listings in the Tombstone Project.  Please volunteer to survey these cemeteries or others you know of in Lamar County:
  • Baxterville Cemetery (Baxterville)
  • Bay Creek Cemetery (Baxterville NE)
  • Bellvue Cemetery (Hattiesburg SW)
  • Boone Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Buchanan Cemetery (Oloh)
  • Byrd Cemetery (Sumrall)
  • Clinton Cemetery (Sanford)
  • Coal Town Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Corinth Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Entrekin Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Fairview Cemetery (Sumrall)
  • Fillingame Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Forest Memorial Park (Hattiesburg)
  • Grantham Cemetery (Hattiesburg SW)
  • Hartfield Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Hartfield Cemetery (Hattiesburg)
  • Hickory Grove Cemetery (Bassfield)
  • Howard Cemetery (Baxterville SW)
  • Jones Cemetery (Sumrall)
  • King Cemetery (Sumrall)
  • Lee Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Little Black Creek Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Lott Cemetery (Sanford)
  • Lumberton City Cemetery (Hillsdale)
  • Magnolia Memorial Gardens (Hattiesburg)
  • Martin-Lott Cemetery (Oloh)
  • Midway Cemetery Number One (Oloh)
  • Midway Cemetery Number Three (Oloh)
  • Midway Cemetery Number Two (Oloh)
  • Myrtle Grove Cemetery (Baxterville)
  • Nelson Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Oak Grove Cemetery (Hattiesburg SW)
  • Old Rocky Branch Cemetery (Improve)
  • Oloh Cemetery (Oloh)
  • Oral Cemetery (Hattiesburg SW)
  • Pine Grove Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Purvis Cemetery (Purvis)
  • Rawles Cemetery (Hattiesburg SW)
  • Richburg Cemetery (Hattiesburg)
  • Richburg Cemetery (Hattiesburg)
  • Russell Cemetery (Oloh)
  • Samuel Slade Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Seneca Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Slade Cemetery (Oloh)
  • Slade Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Slade Cemetery (Rock Hill)
  • Talowah Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Taylor Cemetery (Sumrall)
  • Union Grove Cemetery (Lumberton)
  • Watts Cemetery (Improve)
  • Williamson Cemetery (Bassfield)



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This Project is about remembering our dead and preserving our history!!!

To learn how to record a survey of a cemetery and transcribe it, submit a survey you have completed or to add your tombstone photos to the collection, please go to:

The USGenWeb Tombstone Project - Mississippi Submission and Contacts page



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