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Genealogy Queries and Family Surname Project


Query posted June 14, 2006

J.P. Trotter was my great-great grandfather and his son, Alpha Peebles Trotter my great grandfather (his son Col. Alden Percy Trotter, U.S.A. Ret. was my grandfather).  I am interested in any information concerning the war history of Company B (Trotter's Company).  I note there is none contained in your website but was wondering if you had any information which had not yet been posted.  I am particularly interested in whether or not Trotter's Company participated in the Battle for Fort Pillow. I have read the general history of the 5th Mississippi Cavalry which makes general reference to Trotter's Company but does not contain any specifics.  My wife and I are doing some Trotter geneology and plan to be in Mississippi in July.  Any information you can provide would be appreciated
Very truly yours,
Judge Philip Champlin
California Superior Court (Ret.)

Submitted by kawayo@aol.com


Carroll County


I am John Hansen, volunteer County Coordinator for Carroll County, Mississippi.  I have family lines from here and hence my interest in establishing as much information as possible on early Carroll County History.

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