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GENEALOGY BOOKS FOR MISSISSIPPI

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CEMETERIES

Pickwick Landing Reservoir Cemeteries
COMPLETE DETAILS & SURNAMES
by James L. Douthat
TVA records of grave and cemetery removals; includes plats.
TN-0140, $12.00

CIVIL WAR

Special Presidential Pardons for Confederate Soldiers
COMPLETE DETAILS
530 Total Pages, Two Volumes, Full Name Index, 8.5"x11", Softcover
GN-0229, $60.00       

Confederate Soldiers Buried At Vicksburg; 1862 - 1863    New
COMPLETE DETAILS AND SURNAME INDEX
by Carolyn R. Ericson & Frances T. Ingmire, 69 Pages, Soft Cover
This volume is an alphabetical listing of the soldiers buried in Vicksburg. The records have been taken from the Old Court House Museum as established by the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Included are the name of the soldier, rank, service record, date of death, and location of grave. References are also provided.
FI-0482, $15.00

LAND CLAIMS

Yazoo Land Claims of Georgia 1795 - 1805
The Yazoo Land sales from the State of Georgia to various other states released over six million acres of lands in their western Territory in Mississippi and Alabama. The various Land com-panies purchased the land, then resold them only to find the title was not clear and the Federal Government had to purchase all of the land back. The claimants are from all over the United States.
GA-0245, $15.00  

NEWSPAPER ABSTRACTS

SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE NEWSPAPER ABSTRACTS THROUGH 1859
COMPLETE DETAILS & SURNAME INDEX
Helen Rowland, 395 Pages, 8.5"x11", Full Name Index, Perfect Bound
With over 40 different newspapers abstracted in this volume, the areas of west Tennessee, eastern Arkansas and northern Mississippi are well covered. Most all of these records are of vital information such as births, deaths, and marriages. Many times the various trials and other items of interest are given as well. For an area of Tennessee where little is published, this is a wonderful addition to anyone’s library of Tennessee materials. There are over 19,300 names in the index of names and places.
Example: “Died, In this city on the morning of the 22d inst. Mrs. Mary E., wife of James Hamilton, Esq. Charleston (S.C.) And Georgia papers please copy. The funeral will take place from the Methodist Church, corner of Second and Poplar Street. Memphis Daily Appeal 9/23/1859.
TN-1250, $55.00

MISSISSIPPI MAPS

FRENCH LOUISIANA AND THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER IN 1705
Published by Nicholas e Fer, this full color map shows the coast from Florida to Texas and many points up the Mississippi River. The wording is in French, but most of the entries can be understood.
Size: 18" x 12.5"
MP-0503, $15.00

1819 MISSISSIPPI
by Melish
MP-0077, $2.50       

LOUISIANA, ARKANSAS, & MISSISSIPPI RAILROAD MAP
MP-0079, $2.50       

CENTRAL STATES RAILROAD MAP
MP-0473, $2.50       

BOUNDARY CHANGES 1763-1821
MP-0458, $2.50       

MISSISSIPPI 1864   New
MP-0495, $2.50       

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