1816 Mississippi State and Territorial Census of Marion County, Mississippi
Updated African American and Native American research links.
Lucy Andrews by Ben Toney
Newest Members of Marion County Mississippi Genealogy Society
Marion County Mississippi Marriages- link to FamilySearch.org
Mississippi County Formation and Courthouse Record Collections- compiled by Shannon Gorman
Secrets of the US Census- Analysis by Shannon Gorman
Family Maps of Mississippi by Gregory Boyd
1940 Marion County, Mississippi Census Images by Enumeration District- written by Steve Morse; formatted and linked to National Archives for use on this website by Shannon Gorman
Judge Benjamin Youngblood by Ben Toney
Toney Family Background by Ben Toney
Military records by Shannon Gorman
October 2011- The History of Bunkerhill by Mrs. Amanda Pope Forbes, 1952. Submitted by Edith Forbes Geiger. Includes pictures.
September 2011- Rodolphus Willoughby's letters to Govenor Pettus during Civil War.
September 2011- Civil War Service Records of the following surnames: Applewhite, Ball, Beard, Bryant, Carlisle, Cooper, Pigott, Pittman, Pope, Ryals, Thornhill, Willoughby
1812 Service Records database started- have images for Richard Albritton and Isaiah Cain posted. Also have lists of where to find informtion for people interested in researching their ancestors service in the War of 1812.
August 2011- Land Patent for Military Service database begun.
May 2011- added test website using RootsMagic4 software. Website named Mississippi Bound.
Feb 2011- added Samuel Franklin Pigott information from Cheri Whaley
Feb 2011- updated Family Pages
Feb 2011- updated Military Records for Marion and Pike Counties
Jan 2011- Rebecca Tillery Lewis, wife of H. P. Lewis by Martha McKay
November 2010- Old East Columbia Methodist Church Cemetery contributed by Gene Phillips
November 2010- Family History Research Article
November 10, 2010- John Warren Fortenberry Land Patent showing middle name is Warren, not Wesley.
November 2010- Link to African American genealogy website of Gwendolyn McGowan -Seagroves. Surnames McGowan, Ball, Peters and Ball.
November 2010- land deed 9 March 1799 Lewis and Sarah Bobo to John Cooper. Ray Bobo drove to the Union County, South Carolina courthouse to obtain the land record to assist Shannon Gorman in her research towards proving Abigail Bobo Cooper is the daughter of American Revolutionary War Patriot, Lewis Bobo. John Cooper was an early settler of Marion County, MS and has many descendants in the Marion County area. His daughter Catherine married Rodolphus Willoughby; his daughter Mary Rhodes Cooper married Benjamin Hammond; his daughter Sarah married Samuel Simpson; his son Warren married Mary "Polly" Twitty;
American Revolutionary War Patriot Thomas Miles has many descendants in Mississippi- grand daughter Nancy Miles Kaigler who died in Wilkinson County, Mississippi is now a proven descendant of Thomas Miles. Surnames mentioned in article: Alford, Ball, Bonner, Curtis, Holmes, Huffman, Kaigler, Lowe. Miles, Norman, Pearson, Pillow, Quin, Sheppard, Tyler, Walker, Williams, Willoughby
American Revolutionary War Patriot John Beard has many descendants in Mississippi. Lineage now proven for Aaron Beard of Pike/Marion County as the son of John Beard of Williamson county, TN. Surnames found so far: Albritton, Alexander, Andrews, Arnold, Barefoot, Beard, Bermundez, Bourne, Bowman, Boyd, Bracey, Breakfield, Breland, Brewer, Brumfield, Buchanan, Buckley, Burton, Butler, Byrd, Carney, Carr, Carter, Case, Christensen, Clark, Collins, Conerly, Cook, Cooper, Cothern, Crawley, Dale, Daniels, Dear, Deer, Dunaway, Duncan, Edwardsen, Estes, Evans, Forbes, Fortenberry, Fulgam, Gartman, Givens, Gorman, Graham, Griffin, Guinn, Gulledge, Hammond, Harvey, Haynes, Henderson, Holland, Johnson, Jones, Kemp, Lowe, Marbury, Martin, May, Mayfield, McBride, McCullough, McDavid, McKenzie, McWhorter, Miller, Mitchell, Morgan, Mulford, Mullins, Neal, Newman, Newsom, Ogden, Pearson, Pigott, Pittman, Powell, Prescott, Price, Ramsey, Rayborn, Reeves, Richmond, Roberts, Robertson, Rowell, Rowley, Rushing, Russell, Saul, Sharp, Sibley, Simmons, Sistrunk, Smith, Smithart, Spence, Spier, Sterner, Strange, Sylvest, Sylvester, Tate, Taylor, Thompson, Thornhill, Tickle, Varnado, Walters, Webb, Willoughby, Yawn
American Revolutionary War Patriot Richard Albritton has many descendants in Mississippi. John H. Albritton who married Delila Prestridge now a proven descendant of Richard Albritton.
September 2010- Glen Dale Tynes website
August 2010-Ken Tyson submitted descendants of William Graham
April 2010-John Foxworth Cemetery listing submitted by Bonnie Peters.
April 2010- Updated African American research links
April 2010- Columbia Family History Center Photo Album posted online by Barbara Sandifer and Peggy Disbrow. Photos are from 1850-1945 timeframe.
March 2010-Prine School photo 1903-1905
Biographical sketch of Hollis Irl Ellzey, Sr. submitted by John Ulmer
March 2010- Marion County schools history preservation begun. Please send information on old Marion county schools.
March 2010 Excepts from The Autobiography of H. P. Lewis submitted by descendant Martha McKay
Added Sunlight Cemetery records as submitted by Sandra Moses
Added Postcards and Art Index
Added Township/Range Index page with link to Bureau of Land Management