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Welcome to Prentiss County MS
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Founded in 1870
Prentiss County is named for Seargent Smith Prentiss, a famous speaker and debater from Natchez, MS. (Seargent is his first name, not a military title)
Its county seat is Booneville

Cities
Baldwyn (partly in Lee County) -- Booneville

Towns
Jumpertown -- Marietta

Unincorporated places
New Site -- Thrasher -- Wheeler



15 Nov 2009: Added Cemetery Index

Online Data

Biographies

Births

Cemeteries

Census

Church Histories/Records

County Records

Court Records

Deaths

Family Bibles

Extinct Towns

Marriages

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Surnames

Wills/Legal Records 

Website Updates:
07 Jun 2014: Added Duncan Obituary
23 Aug 2013: Added 1883 Pension List
01 Apr 2013: Added 1890 Vet Census
14 May 2012: Added Lowery Obituary
Jan 2009: 1878 and 1879 marriages; World War 2 Casualties
Previous Updates:
HOYLE Obit; Extinct towns


Surrounding Counties
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Alcorn County (north)
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Tishomingo County (east)
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Itawamba County (southeast)
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Lee County (southwest)
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Union County (west)
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Tippah County (northwest)


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This page last updated on -- 7 Jun 2014


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