The Civil War In Northeast Mississippi
Delegates to the Secession Convention from the northeast counties
were strong ones. They were:
Chickasaw County, J.A. Orr and C.B. Baldwin.
Itawamba County, R.O. Beene, W.H. Tison, A.B. Bullard, and M.C.
Lafayette County, L.Q.C. Lamar and T.D. Isom.
Lowndes County, George R. Clayton.
Monroe County, Samuel J. Gholson and F.M. Rogers.
Noxubee County, Israel Welsh.
Pontotoc County, C.D. Fontaine, J.B. Herring, H.R. Miller and R.W.
Tippah County, Orlando Davis, J.H. Berry, J.S. Davis and D.B. Wright.
Tishomingo County, A.E. Reynolds, W.W. Bonds, T.P. Young, and J.A.
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