Welcome to Prentiss County, MS
History and Genealogy
Volunteers Dedicated to Free Genealogy
|Welcome to Prentiss County, Mississippi Genealogy Trails website. Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical
data that is related to Prentiss County, Mississippi, and placing it online for the free use of all researchers. This site along with many others is a volunteer website and we are affiliated with the national
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My name is Pat and I am your Prentiss County host and I could use your help. Please check your closets, attics, and old scrapbooks. If you find something you would like to
share, send me an email and I will be more than happy to put your data on the Prentiss County site. Everything
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Founded in 1870
Prentiss County is named for Seargent Smith Prentiss, a famous speaker and debater from Natchez, MS.
Its county seat is Booneville.
Baldwyn (partly in Lee County) -- Booneville -- Jumpertown -- Marietta
Other Populated Places
Altitude -- Blackland -- Blythes Chapel -- Burton -- Bynum -- Cairo -- East Prentiss -- Frankstown -- Gaston -- Geeville
Hazeldell -- Hills Chapel -- Hobo Station -- Lake City -- Lebanon -- New Hope -- New Site -- Osborne Creek -- Pisgah
Sunflower -- Thrasher -- Wheeler
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