Lee County, Mississippi
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Lee County was formed on October 26, 1866 from sections of Itawamba County and Pontotoc County. It was named after
Robert Edward Lee, an Army colonel and the most successful general of the Confederate military
The County Seat is Tupelo.
Baldwyn (partly in Prentiss County) - Tupelo
Guntown - Nettleton (partly in Monroe County)
Plantersville - Saltillo - Shannon
Sherman (mostly in Pontotoc County, small portion in Union County)
LEE COUNTY ONLINE DATA
09 Apr 2013: Added Obit for Lois Ann Ford Johnson
09 Apr 2013: Added Obit for Zipporah Kyles
09 Apr 2013: Added Obit for Walter B Stanfield
11 May 2012: Added News Article about Elvis Presley at Fair
11 May 2012: Added Stribbing-Blair wedding announcement
11 May 2012: Added Weaver-Allen wedding announcement
11 May 2012: Added 1890 Vet Census (5 EDs)
19 Jan 2012: Added Stoval Biography
19 Jan 2012: Added McColum Obituary
11 Apr 2011: Added Curbow, Garner and Shumpert Obituaries
16 Feb 2011: Added Burge-Morris wedding announcement
12 Nov 2009: Added Cemetery Index
9 Aug 2009 Added 2 Obits
World War 2 Casualties
Visit our Surrounding County Websites
Prentiss County (north)
Itawamba County (east)
Chickasaw County (southwest)
This page last updated on -- 09 Apr 2013
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