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Posted Queries (1999-2000)


Ellen Pack Saturday, July 31, 1998
Looking for John EVERETT-EVERT-EVART  b 1790 OH, known to have been in Wilkinson County by 1818.  Probable son of William EVERETT-EVERT-EVART, who was also in Wilkinson Co.  In abt. 1821 John m Margaret SCOTHORN, dau of Nathan SCOTHORN.  At least one dau b in Woodiville, Wilkinson Co:  Elizabeth EVERETT, b 182p.  Two other daus:  Eliza Jane EVERETT b 1822 (either Wilkinson or Adams Co), and Parthenia EVERETT b 1830 (probably Adams Co.)  John EVERETT may have had a brother, William EVERETT, Jr.  Happy to share!
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Toinette Friday, March 10, 2000
I am searching for the parents of Robert Love CLEMENTS.  The information that has been handed down from generation to generation is that, his parents had a little store in a town called Millville, Wilkinson County, Mississippi ( I have been unable to find this town, but I realize names change over the years.)  When the Civil War started, the Union army came in and emptied their store and ran them out.  Robert Love married a Elizabeth Ann COTTER.  Their children were born in Woodville.  Thank you.
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Gloria Knight Friday, March 10, 2000
I am trying to find out any information on my GGParents William T. RODGERS and Lizabeth C. FORBES. They were married in Wilkinson County on 3 JAN 1866.  Their marriage license lists the name W.T. ROGERS and L. C. FORBES. There was a Douglas HASTINGS that signed on the bond.  On the marriage certificate my GGF signed the license  as W.T. RODGERS.  They had several sons, my GF Thomas West RODGERS, his twin was Hurd West RODGERS who I don't believe ever married, but lived around Woodville all of his life.  I also need information on my GM Emma Kate McKLEMURRAY who lived with her family The Louis McKLEMURRY's.  She married my GF Thomas West RODGERS on 29 Jun 1912 in Wilkinson Co. The W.T. ROGERS family also had other children by the names of Alice RODGERS, James Edward RODGERS, William Alonzo RODGERS who married a Cuba JONES, and Charles H. ROGERS. My father was Malcolm Louis RODGERS who was born in Centreville, Ms on 25 April 1914.  I would appreciate any and all information on this family.  Thanks.
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Warren C. Henderson Friday, March 10, 2000
Looking for any information on Joseph Adkins HENDERSON, shown in Wilkinson County in the 1820 state census with 1-4-6 and who married Abigail OWENS in November of 1809 in Wilkinson County. Looking for his children, parents, origin, or siblings.
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Leona Crum Brown Friday, March 10, 2000
I would like info on David CRUM. In the 1820 Census it shows wife Mary, and 4 Sons and 3 Daug.  My g-g-grandfather was Warren CRUM b. 1 Nov.1812 marr. Liza STRANGE on 21 July 1845. He died in 1893 in Wilkinson Co. I got a write up from the New Orleans Christian Adv.
June 1893 in the Archives in Jackson, Ms.
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LHOL@AOL.COM Sunday, February 27, 2000
I am looking for any information regarding Henry PHIPPS and his son Henry Dekalb PHIPPS.  Henry, Sr., was born in Miss., as well as his mother and father.  The only Henry PHIPPS I can locate in the census was in Wilkinson County.  Henry, Sr., moved to LA around 1870.  Henry Dekalb PHIPPS and his wife Flora McDonald BEHRNES both died in 1892.  The children were placed in an orphanage in Baton Rouge.  Henry PHIPPS, Sr., other children were  Lillie, Ella, Dollie, Manda, Rebecca, Leon, and Eliza.  I do not have a wife's name ofr Henry PHIPPS, Sr.  In 1880 Henry PHIPPS, Sr. was lited as 50 and Henry Dekalb PHIPPS was 27 years of age.  I am a ggrandaughter of Henry Dekalb PHIPPS.  If any of these names are familar to anyone pls contact me.  I believe there are still relatives in Wilkinson County.
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Phil Sunday, February 27, 2000
I am looking for the names of the Doctors in Woodville from 1870 thru 1950. Thank you.
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Loy Myers Sunday, February 27, 2000
Looking for Samuel Jackson FENNER who married Nacy COLE in Wilkinson Co. Ms in 1842
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Ray Bartlett Sunday, February 27, 2000
Searching for information about a Daniel BARTLETT, who served as a juror in Wilkinson Co.,
MS in October, 1822, according to Wilkinson Co. Court Records.  Any help would be
appreciated.  Thanks in advance
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EYao370314@aol.com Sunday, February 27, 2000
Looking for information on our family.  My grandfather was Odessa Bates TOLER.  As far as I know, he had a sister named "Queenie" who had set some sort of basketball record.  My grandfathers mother was a WILKINSON;  I think her name was Bertha.  I believe my grandfather was born in MS in 1911 and he lived most of his life in Bossier Parrish, LA (in a town called Haughton).  He married a STATON.  I believe these families came from North Carolina, way back.  Any information would be appreciated.  Thank you.
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S. Macey Johnson III Thursday, February 10, 2000
I am looking for exact locations of former dwellings that were built and occupied by my ancestors in Wilkinson County.
(1) The original SEMPLE house "Desert" still exists in Pincneyville, MS.  It was built ca. 1811. Currently a B&B. No problem to find.
(2) Another SEMPLE Mansion-  "Wyoming"-   was built ca. 1840. It was a beautiful 3 story plantation home that burned in early 1900-10.  All I know is that it was located 10 miles SE of downtown Woodville.  Possibly some bricks remain from what once was a beautiful house!
(3) "Bowling Green"  was the McGEHEE Plantation. It was burned by Yankees in 1864. Three of it's columns still survive today. Thanks to the markers and Ms. Mary McGEHEE's efforts, it is easy to find.
(4) "Elleray"  was the BURRISS home. It is located near Bowling Green as Judge McGEHEE gave this land to his daughter (Sarah HOUSTON) when she married John BURRIS. My parents have a painting of this home dating from 1850. "Elleray" was built ca. 1831 and burned sometime between
1870-1900. Family members have been to this site in the 1980's, and the land is now owned by a nice retired couple in Wilkinson Co.  However, no one can remember how to find the exact location.
Any Ideas Would Be Appreciated,,,, Thanks.
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Marjorie Gibson Puricelli Thursday, February 10, 2000
Thomas GIBSON, minor son of Jacob GIBSON, deceased, apptd guardian of Joseph GIBSON, also minor son of Jacob - Wilkinson Co Court Records 1815.  Thomas and Joseph believed sons of Jacob GIBSON, Jr.,and grandsons of Rev Jacob GIBSON of Fairfield Co, SC.  Any information appreciated on these two. We have considerable information on family of Rev. Jacob GIBSON back to 1760.
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Cristy Dillard Thursday, February 10, 2000
I am looking for more information on the Charles and Lucinda DESEARN which are listed on the 1880 Federal Census.  They are shown in Enumeration District 150, Supervisor District 3, Percy''s Creek
Precinct, Beat 2, page no. 26.
The record shows Charles as being born in MS as was his wife. The children listed with them are Mary, Katherine, James and Frances.  Also listed, a Jesse GILLESPIE and Margaret BOBO, who are listed as servants and farm laborers.
Any help on this family would be greatly appreciated.
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shealyj@ktsnet.com Thursday, February 10, 2000
Researching William OGDEN m Anne NUGENT. Land owner in 1792-1810 Wilkinson Co. MS, also his dau. Marcy/Mercy OGDEN b. abt. 1773?? m. William FENNER.  Need will of William OGDEN  naming children.
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SALTFICHER@aol.com Friday, Februrary 4, 2000
Searching for anyone with knowledge of a drug store in Woodville, Wilkinson County, that was owned by a Mr. McKINNEY.
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Lou Murphy Friday, February 4, 2000
Seeking info on Anthony SEALS, in Wilkinson Co MS before 1820.  Married Ferriba MUSE.   Thanks.
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Margaret Henderson Tuesday, January 25, 2000
Looking for information on Willis DONES who married Relia NETTERVILLE in Wilkinson County in 1869.  Farmer Duncan posted the marriage bond.  I cannot find this couple in the 1870 census. Also, trying to establish that Harry DONES is the father of Willis DONES. Harry is found in the 1870 census.
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EstersW@cs.com Tuesday, January 25, 2000
Searching for info on Ephraim ESTES, wife Caroline and son listed on Wilkinson Co. 1850 census.
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rbartlet@bellsouth.net Saturday, January 22, 2000
Looking for info on William W. BARTLETT who was born near Woodville, MS in Wilkinson Co in 1823.
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Merry Saturday, January 22, 2000
Hello, I'm looking for any info on the following from Wilkinson County.
William C. FLOYD b. 8-22-1877 d. 12-12-1935 burried Hopewell Meth. Cem.
Rosa Josephine McCaa FLOYD b. 1-15-1885 d. 1-31-1961 Hopewell Meth. Cem.
They are my grandparents and lived in Crosby and Rosetta area.
Laberon Isaiah FLOYD b. 5-18-1840 called Zay married Margaret Jane CAVIN b. 8-20-1845.
Any info on any FLOYD's of the area would be most appricared, as I am kin to most of them. Also CAVIN and PERRY Families.
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Curtis Elliott Saturday, January 22, 2000
Looking for Decendants of Robert ELLIOTT, listed in the 1805 Census. He was born, July 21, 1759 near Baltimore. He married Sarah FRENCH in 1784, Wilkinson Co. One of his childern is Alexander, Born March 10, 1793 Kaskaskia Ill. Terr.
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Gin Hathaway Saturday, January 22, 2000
Looking for information on the family of Joseph HARSON who died abt 1829 in Wilkinson Co. In 1809 Joseph Harson married Margaret (Polly) McCULLOCK, daughter of Matthew McCULLOCK. In 1813 Joseph owned 250 acres of land on the Buffalo (Wilkinson Co.). Joseph HARSON may have had a second wife named Mary.
Joseph Harson known 5 children are
1.) Elizabeth D. HARSON b: abt 1813 MS m: (1st) James REID in 1825 Wilkinson; m: (2nd) Edward  J. LANIER in 1837 Wilkinson.
2.) Pamela HARSON b: abt 1815 MS married Isaac H. KING in 1831 Wilkinson.
3.) Jane N. HARSON b: 1817 MS m: (1st) William F. WILEY in 1836 Wilkinson; m: (2nd) Bernard  REYNOLDS in 1840 Wilkinson.
4.) Mary M. HARSON born abt 1822 MS m: (1st) John Hodgkins HIGGINS in 1842 Wilkinson; (2nd) William M. CONNER in 1858 Adams Co. John HIGGINS is the son of Theophilus and Sarah Higgins of Trenton, (now Lamoine) Maine.  Eunice and Sarah HIGGINS,  John HIGGIN's sisters, also migrated from Maine to Wilkinson County.  Eunice Westcott HIGGINS (b: 1812) married Colonel John South LEWIS (b: 1780) and  Sarah L. HIGGINS (b: abt 1821) married John Dillahunt STOCKETT (b: 1822).
5.) Margaret S. HARSON
If you have -ANY- information on this family I would really appreciate the help.  Thank You.
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HCOREY1@aol.com Friday, January 14, 2000
I am researching my Great-grandfather Yantze( Yancey) CORY , an African American) who was living in Wilkerson County in 1900 with his wife Ann. He was born a slave in 1840. I have traced over 700 of his descendants but I have never been able to find out any other info on him or his family. Can you offer any assistance?
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John K. Maniha Friday, January 14, 2000
Does anyone have biographical info on Narsworthy HUNTER who was a delegate to Congress from MS territory, and whose name appears on a list of early Wilkinson County settlers with a Spanish  claim to 150 acres on Bayou. Sara? Original claimant in 1793 was a Henry HUNTER (Narsworthy's
father?) who was deceased by 1817.  According to Congressional Biographical Dictionary he is supposed to have died in Washington in 1802, but the name appears again in Wilkinson County Administration Books where his estate has a bond posted after his death in 1833 (is this a son?).   Any information would be most appreciated.  The Delegate Narsworthy HUNTER is supposed to have been born in Virginia.
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G Moreau Friday, January 14, 2000
I am searching for a Civil War era map that shows the location of Whitestown, Mississippi.  This town was located somewhere southeast of Woodville. Also any other information regarding this town.   Any info. on Whitestown would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you for your time.
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Carl McGehee Friday, January 7, 2000
I am the ggg Grandson of Thomas H. OSWALD who lived in Woodville.  My gg Grandfather was Dr. James W. OSWALD (born Woodville Miss 1833) son of Thomas and Ann Turner SAUNDERS.  Any correspondence and information would be appreciated.
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Ann Dowty Friday, January 7, 2000
Looking for any DOWTY surname, shown to have owned a tanning business in Wilkinson County 1830 under Dowty & Ogden, listed in Woodville Republic and Wilkinson Weekly Advertiser.  Also S.A. and S. J. DPWTY listed as Rapides Rangers of Louisiana under Officers and Privates who volunteered from Wilkinson County (compiled in 1903).
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Drf2k2@cs.com Sunday, January 2, 2000
I am a descendant of John OGDEN who was born in 1780 in N or S Carolina, and migrated to Fort Adams in the very early 1800's. John's parents were William OGDEN and Anne NUGENT of N or S Carolina.  John married Mariah COLLINS.  He died in 1837 and is buried in the old Bethel Baptist Cemetery off the Woodville-Pickney Road.  One of his daughters was Martha OGDEN who was my gggrandmother.  She died in 1845 and is buried in the same plot. I would like to learn more about the OGDEN, NUGENT and/or COLLINS families related to the above.
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descendinguponme@hotmail.com Sunday, January 2, 2000
Seeking information on THOMAS, NETTERVILLE, NETTLES, and PERRY surnames in Wilkinson County.  Seeking info on Joseph THOMAS m 9/25/1894 to Martha NETTERVILLE.  Who are there parents, etc..?  Their son John William THOMAS, Sr. b 10/18/1902  m. 1932-33 Willie Mae PERRY.  She is the daughter of William M. PERRY m. 12/21/1899 Lillie NETTLES.  Who are her parents, etc...?  Lillie NETTLES is the daughter of Francis "Frank" NETTLES b.ca. 1855 m. 12/20/1877 Winfred C. FLOURNEY b.ca. 1858. Anyhelp would be deeply appreciated.  Thanks.....
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Eugene Donald Stewart Lockhart Sunday, January 2, 2000
I have traced my ancestors to Woodville, Miss arriving in the 1700's but have no detailed information on any, including the family of my Grandfather James Duncan STEWART who came to Texas in 1890.. Would like to know anything about the family before coming to Texas, William Nolan STEWART who died during the Civil War was my great grandfather.  Thank you....
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Gary E. Anderson Sunday, January 2, 2000
Looking for relatives and desendents of Gordon ANDERSON and Rosa SINGLETON living in Wilkinson County, MS in 1870 census. Also related to SLACKS, FELTUS, CASON, RILEY, EVANS, and JONES, all listed as living in Wilkinson County.
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AGroze@aol.com Sunday, January 2, 2000
Seeking information on Will C. VAUGHN, who in 1895 married Susie ARBUTHNOT of Fort Adams. Susie was the daughter of James L. ARBUTHNOT and Patsy TRASK living on Locus Hill, Wilkinson County.  Will was the son of Willis/Willie and Margaret VAUGHN. Will had a son, Cleveland, from a previous relationship.  Will and Susie had 14 more children, Roger, James, Rosa, Mamie Ola, Gertrude, Lehman, Willa, Charles, Merque, John, Camille, Doris, Maurice and Eloise.  Seeking any information on Will C, Willis/Willie, Margaret VAUGHN, James L. ARBUTHNOT and Patsy TRASK.
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Lippe/Stockett Sunday, January 2, 2000
My Grandfather was Samuel O. STOCKETT. He lived in Turnbull, Miss..right outside Woodville, Miss in Wilkinson County.  My father was Charlie Watt STOCKETT. Brothers were Peter M., Jack, Overton, George and Leonard.  Does anyone have any information on my Grandfather???? He was the Railroad Manager in Turnbull.
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Lynda DeBlieux Hlywiak Friday, December 17, 1999
CASON-GLASS
Looking for any info on William Louis CASON married 1. Nancy MILES September
03, 1822 Wilkinson Co. 2.  Jane COOK June 07, 1827 and 3. Frances "Fanny" GLASS NELSON, widow of Hugh NELSON.  Fanny and William lived together in Wilkinson Co. from about
1830 until they  moved to Avoyelles Parish, LA and were married there in April 25, 1838.
GLASS:  Also would like to corrrespond with anyone researching the family of Joshua GLASS d. November 1810 in Wilkinson Co.
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Joyce Bradford Friday, December 17, 1999
Would like to make contact with someone who is working on the family of Sanford PERRY and Sarah L. FLY who were married in Wilkinson Co, MS on Mar 14 1865. Does anyone have a census reading on them for 1870?
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Robin Thursday, December 2, 1999
Found this marriage record:
LUSK, Joseph to MCBROOM, Mary 1826/Wilkinson Co. MS
Found this couple Amite Co. MS/1850:
LUSK, Joseph   52/MS
Mary  43/TN
Joel
Larkin
Jasper
Juliann
Newton
William
Is this the same Joseph and Mary who married in 1826?  Does anyone know this family in MS?
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Elton Lacey Thursday, December 2, 1999
Homepage
I am looking for the will of John COULTER, Wilkinson County, Mississippi ca 1818-19.  Also, any other information about him.
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peakrehab@ainop.com Friday, November 25, 1999
William Morgan NETTLES, who arrived in Wilkinson Co. about 1804 with the OWENS and ASHBY families, from North Carolina.  Thank you.
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Joe Friday, November 25, 1999
I am looking for grave of Joseph Francis WILLIAMS.  He is supposedly buried in the Lake Mary or Percy Creek area in Wilkinson County.  Kin to Miller and Smith, supposed to be in a family cemetery.  Died in 1888. e mail Joe at sbstutzman@aol.com.  thanks for any info or help.  I have run out of other ideas..
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Cyndie Townsend  Friday, November 25, 1999
I am trying to find information on Thomas W. WEST. He lived in Wilkinson County. He died in Wilkinson County sometime BEFORE the marriage of his daughter Martha Octavia WEST to Lewis Henry DAVIS on02 Jun 1833. I found the following exerpt from the "Woodville Republican" newspaper. volume 1, page 96 June 8, 1833, "Married on Thursday evening last by the Hon.
A. S. Randolph, Mr. Lewis DAVIS to Miss Martha Octavia WEST, daughter of the lateThomas W. WEST., all of this county." If you have any clues on this family I would really appreciate the help.
Thanks.
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Bob Foster Frieday, November 25, 1999
Seeking information on the following FOSTERs known to have been in Wilkinson County between c1826-1846. This according to the Woodville Republican and the 1830 & 1840 censuses. They were brothers and originally from Tennessee.
1. Joseph A. FOSTER 1802-1834, m. Louisa Rebecca ANDREWS 1830.
2. George A. FOSTER, ?-1832
3. Albert Gallatin FOSTER, c1812-1843, m. Sarah Jane NEWMAN of Natchez.
4. Charles John/James FOSTER, c1817-1846
5. Henry A. FOSTER, 1815-c1855, m. Martha Ann DAVIS of Feliciana, LA.
I am particularly interested in connecting up with any descendants in the hopes of comparing notes/exchanging information. I am descended from Henry who moved to Madison County c1834 and set up a plantation between Canton and Flora.  Thanks.
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Virginia Dorman Friday, November 25, 1999
My ancestor died in Wilkinson Co. Ms 1833 Or close to that date, his name was Austin COATES, his wife was Margereet COON,   Both From SC,  She remarried  1834 Wilkinson Co La, to Asa ANDERSON. Austin COATES and Margereet COATES had  David Jackson COATES who Married Lydia Ann Jane POE, Moved to La.  Do you have any information on these COATES  . Thank You
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Alton Errington Friday, November 25, 1999
I am seeking confirmation of burial in the Floyd Cemetery, Wilkinson County, of Ethel Mae Errington FLOYD who died July 4, 1996.  Floyd Cemetery is located on Floyd Road several miles North
West of Centerville and off Netterville Road or so my Township 3N map indicates.
I also seek the burial site for the father of Ethel Mae, Sidney EERRINGTON, who was buried in Wilkinson County but it may or may not have been in the Floyd Cemetery. Date of Death unknown. In addition I seek the grave site of Russell FlFLOYD, the son of Ethel Mae, who died in 1997. I believe he too was buried in the Floyd Cemetery.  Any and all information would be greatly appreciated
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Mary Thornton  Sunday, November 14, 1999
Seeking information on Nolan Stuart DICKSON, son of William P. DICKSON AND
Margaret C. WINANS of Centerville, Wilkinson Co, MS.  Noland DICKSON married  Sarah SMYLIE, daughter of Alexander SMYLIE and Ann Catherine Smith SMYLIE.
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Vicki Gourley Sunday, November 14, 1999
Researching the LOFTUS surname from Wk.Co. as noted in "Woodville Republican" dated 1843..."Loftus and Whitehead vs G.C. Brannon." Related families may be KEARY, FOLEY, and VOUSDAN. Also, any relative material on "LOFTUS Heights" (now Fort Adams.)
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Catherine T. Walker Sunday, November 14, 1999
Looking for additional information on Dempsey TARVER married Rachel BUNCH 1820 in Wilkinson County.
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Domojo@aol.com Sunday, November 14, 1999
Looking for info on Bythell HAYNES who was a Revolutionary War veteran who died in Wilkinson Co., Mississippi in 1833.  His father was apparently Francis Bythell HAYNES of Halifax Co., N.C. dating about 1770's.  Thanks for any help.
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Janice Craft Sunday, November 14, 1999
William NEYLAND, Jr b. ca 1775 died before April 1837 probably in Lawrence Co, Miss. as his estate was settled in Lawrence Co. His first wife was Nancy who died in June 1823 Larence Co. He married, we believe, 5 Dec 1827, Mrs. Clarisa MITCHELL in Wilkinson Co, Miss. They filed a prenupital agreement recorded in Wilkinson Co 1 Dec 1827. She had three children named Amelia, William, Gilliam according to records. Did William and Clarisa live in Larence Co or Wilkinson Co? What happened to Clarisa when William died - I found no mention of her in the Lawrence Co records and have wondered if she continued to live in Wilkinson Co.
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Annie Crenshaw Friday, October 22, 1999
Researching family of Joseph D. WOMACK and wife Sarah Jane TIGNER (second cousins), who married in 1851 in Wilkinson Co., Miss. Her parents were Lydia Ellen NOLAND and William TIGNER of Wilkinson Co.; his parents were Mansel WOMACK and Mary Mariah LEWIS of Butler Co., Alabama. Any contacts with descendants or allied families welcome.
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Nona Toth Friday, October 22, 1999
Looking for information on Joseph Henry BENTON who married Eveline ALLEN in Wilkinson Co., April 6,1841.  Also info on their son Joseph born Feb.2, 1854.
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Pjluvsfun@aol.com Friday, October 22, 1999
Searching for the following:
Rhoda and John JONES in Amite Co/Wilkinson CO. 1808. Children Benjamin and Elizabeth JONES.  She married Eli H. TURNER 1834 who is my GGG grandfather.  They left MS and showed up on the Natchitoches LA census in 1840. Any help would be great.
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carolneal@pflash.com Monday, October 11, 1999
Seeking information on parents of Benjamin Perry PARKER, born Nov. 19, 1853 or '54 in Centerville, Mississippi.  A small tribe of Indians lived on the back of the property and taught him sign language (he was going blind and deaf).
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Don Packnett Monday, October 11, 1999
My great-grandparents lived in MS and my grandfather was born in MS.  I would like any information someone might have on the Packnett Cemetery in Centreville.
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Jennie Livingston Monday, October 11, 1999
My G grandfather, Flavius Josephus WHITEHEAD mar. Frances Virginia MCGRAW 21 Dec. 1865 in Wilkinson Co. I understand they lived in that county for some time before moving to Amite Co. Some of their children married in Wilkinson Co. Do any of you have any connections to the WHITEHEAD family? Have some info willing to share. Thanks.
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PATIENCESQ@aol.com Monday, October 11, 1999
Looking for info on Benjamin DUNBAR listed in the 1920 Wilkinson County 1920 Census at age 65.  Would like to know when Ben died and who his parents were.   Ben was my great grandfather.  Thank you!
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Emy Monday, October 11, 1999
I am looking for any information on Preston HIGDON who is listed in the 1850 Wilkinson County Census.  He is named in the estate settlement of John HIGDONof Jefferson County, MS.  Thanks.
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Claybas@aol.com October 11, 1999
Researching Anderson HARRIS born July 25, 1849, in Woodville Ms. married Louise TIBBS of Patterson, St. Mary Parish, La. in 1872.  Anderson HARRIS died January 26, 1930, in Patterson, St. Mary Parish, La.  Would like to know the parents of Anderson HARRIS.
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SW3THANG@aol.com Saturday, September 25, 1999
I am looking for information on Melford BARNES and Easter DENNIS, African-Americans who were married March 8, 1866 in Wilkinson County.  Melford BARNES was supposed to have six brothers.  I have found one brother and I would like to find the other five.  If anyone has any information on the BARNES' brothers, please contact me.
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Sidney C. Joseph Saturday, September 25, 1999
Edward JOSEPH b.15 May 1818, in Fordun, Prussia, d. 14 Jul 1882, in Woodville, Miss. m. Lavina LANGFORD b. abt. 1818 d. abt 1850, 14 Jan 1844. They had three children: Harmon b. Nov 1844 d. 15 Apr 1913, Eliza (Louisa) b. 1845 and Mary b. 1848, all in Wilkinson County, MS. I'me trying to locate any relatives of either Eliza or Mary. The 1860 Woodville Census show both of these girls living in the household of Edward HART, Eliza 14 yr of age and Mary 11. There are records, that Mary married Edward AARON. At the time of her father's death,14 Jul 1882, she was named in his Will and Edward AARON, Mary's husband, was the Executor of Edward JOSEPH's Will.  When Julia Hart JOSEPH, Edward JOSEPH's fourth wife, died, she left to Mary AARON's heirs, a considerable sum of money. Mary died sometime prior to her 60th birthday.  It is believed, the Edward AARON family moved to Adams Co., MS.  Any help would be appreciated.
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Jerri Deardorff Sunday, September 19, 1999
Searching for info. on Smith B. HATFIELD, b. 6/18/1818 Old Centreville, Wilkinson County, his wife Mary E. WELLS, b. Oct. 7 1820 Franklin County, MS.  They had one child, Thomas B. HATFIELD, b. 1/2/1840, Wilkinson, Co., MS, and he married Frozine Saphronia BELL, b. 6/14/47, Wilkinson Co., MS.  Any information on these families would be appreciated.
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"bob" Friday, September 3, 1999
Searching for info on Joseph SEVERSON, listed in Wilkinson County in 1830 census.
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Warren Green Friday, September 3, 1999
Looking for descendents of children of John WILKINSON and Jane SCUDDER married 1812 in Wilkinson county, Ms.  Their children were:  Thomas (married Epsy ANDERSON), Augustus (married Mary Jane WOODRUFF), Rebecca Harriet (married James JOHNS) and William.
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Bejeweledi@aol.com Friday, September 3, 1999
Seeking info. on family of Willie Eugene CAMPBELL, b. 1867 Wilkinson Co. and Jospeh Casey CAMPBELL, b 1866 Wilkinson Co.   They were cldn. of Columbus Washington CAMPBELL and Mary Elizabeth COMPTON who m. 1859 in Jefferson Co.
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Beryl Browning Friday, September 3, 1999
Searching for Samuel Wilmer CURRY (b. ca 1876) and Stella MORRIS (b. ca 1890) both of Wilkinson Co. Would like to know anything about them, their parents, or their children.  Many thanks.
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William R. Morris Friday, September 3, 1999
Seeking information on James COBB (1820-?) who married (1) Martha Ann NIX, 27 Oct 1840 and (2) Martha A. ARMSTRONG, 2 Aug 1876, in Wilkinson County. I'm trying to find out who his parents were and to connect him to James COBB (1757-1795) of Wayne Co., N.C.. I will appreciate any information you may have.
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EdrisFirth@aol.com Saturday, August 28, 1999
Looking for info on Martha Mary (Mattie) RIRCHARDSON FIRTH.  Her father was Robert Reily RICHARDSON and Mother was Mary Elizabeth WELLS.  She married Albert R. FIRTH in Jackson, MS, 1889.  They had three children: Robert Rae Firth, Alberta R. Firth and Marcie R. Firth.  Any info would be appreciated. Thanks.
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PATIENCESQ@aol.com Saturday, August 28, 1999
Looking for info on Raney DUNBAR who died in Wilkinson County, MS in 1880.  Can anyone help?
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Ruth Spillers Saturday, August 28, 1999
Looking for information on SMITHLAND PLANTATION.  Where was it located?  Was there more than one location? Thanks.
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jmsjr@sprintmail.com Saturday, August 28, 1999
Seeking information on Hudson ALFORD (Hutson) who appeared as a resident of Wilkinson Co. MS on the list of Natchez District Inhabitants of 1816 and then again on the 1820 Wilkinson Co. MS census (page 129).  Any information greatly appreciated.  Probable son Julius ALFORD died in 1819 and widow Anna married Jeremiah BYRUM in Wilkinson Co. in 1822 before moving to St. Helena Parish, LA by 1824.
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Gerald Jones Saturday, August 28, 1999
Need info on children of Robert ELLIOTT native of Maryland who married Susanna QUINE of Wilkinson Co.One son, James Henry ELLIOTT born Wilkinson Co.Jan.20, 1877,buried Benton, Yazoo Co.
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Mary Anne Humphreys Saturday, August 7, 1999
The marriage of Josephine Bethel HUMPHREYS to C. D. HUMPHREYS, on Oct. 1, 1891, can be found in the Wilkinsn County Marriage Records - Book "M", Pg. 313.
Would like to hear from any decendants of Josephine Bethel HUMPHREYS, my paternal gmother.  She was the daughter of Nathan Monroe HUMPHREYS and Frances Louise FAUST.  Her siblings were:  Monroe Leonard who m. Ola Myrtle McNEAL, William Jehu who m. Annie B. HELMER, Theodore Sidney who m. Josephine McGRAW, Margaret Elizabeth who m. Chris JOHNSON, Lillian Estelle who m. John FOWLER, Sylvester who m Daisy HELMER, and Noah J. who m. Florence DAY.
Bethel HUMPHREYS, b. 1875, died in October, 1903, when her youngest child, my father, Robert Lee HUMPHREYS, was about 2.  I am hoping some decendants of Nathan MONROE and Frances FAUST, my ggrandparents will have a photograph of them and/or  especially my gdmother, Josephine Bethel HUMPHREYS or any of her siblings. Please let me hear from you.  Thanks.
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Linda Thursday, August 5, 1999
Looking for David J. LOVELL, abt. 1822 Lincoln Co or Lawerence Co. Possible father is Gideon LOVELL. Married Freelove MELVINA 5 Feb. 1844 in Wilkinson Co Mississippi per LDS records. Daughter, Freelove Melvina Lovell LINDSEY (Lindsay). This would be my gr-gr grandparents. No other information. Thanks for everyone's help.
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Helen McClendon Thursday, August 5, 1999
Searching for ancestors of Jane VINING who married William Henry RAY Sep 7, 1837 in Wilkinson County, MS.   Her maiden name per family lore was OGDEN.  Did she marry a Vining prior to her marriage to W. H. Ray?  Any help will be appreciated.
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