Madison Parish
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Madison Parish History
 The parish was formed in 1838 from portions of Concordia and Ouachita parish.   It was named for former U.S. President James Madison. It is located across the river from Vicksburg, Mississippi. The parish seat was originally the town of Richmond, which was burnt to the ground on June 18, 1863. The parish seat is now located in the town of Talluah.

Madison parish is well known for the battle at Milliken's Bend.  

The parish was formed in 1839

The parish is named for former U.S. President James Madison.
Furthermore in Madison's honor, the parish courthouse is built in the colonial Virginia style of architecture

The Sevier family dominated Madison Parish politics for more than a century.

Cities
Tallulah (parish seat)

Villages
Delta ~ Mound ~ Richmond


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Website Updates:
Nov 2017:  bios for BONEY, COLTHARP, GANIER, GILFOIL, HOGGATT, JEFFERIES, MAXWELL, MONETTE, STANBROUGH, UTZ, WARD.  Marriage announcements for MURPHY-WHITE, ALLEN-BROOKS, BLEDSOE-ASHBRIDGE, GOLDMAN-SPENCER, MURPHY-SCROBLE.  obits for BUCKNER, BROWN, GASPER, OWENS, ANDERSON, HAUNSEL, SEVIER

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Surrounding Parishes and Counties
East Carroll Parish (north)
Warren County, Mississippi (east)
Tensas Parish (south)
Franklin Parish (southwest)
Richland Parish (northwest)

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