Yazoo County, Mississippi Pioneers


Yazoo County, Mississippi Pioneers.

Betty C. Wiltshire.

Included in this book are: tax lists for 1823, 1825, 1834, 1843; wills 1829-1870, probate court minutes, 1834-1849, which includes letters of administration for estates, guardianship appointments, and petitions for allotments of dowers, marriage records 1845=-1859; information about Yazoo County's involvement in the Mexican War including a list of volunteers in Company A, First Mississippi Regiment and brief genealogies of families living in Yazoo County in the 1800s. The author gathered information for the family histories from county records, US census records, cemetery records, and Yazoo County histories; as well as, a few contributions from individuals with ancestors in Yazoo County.

ISBN: 9781556136924