Jasper Co. MSGenWeb Project - What's New

 What's New!
Recent additions, updates & corrections
to the Jasper Co. MSGenWeb Project

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October 9, 2009

More cemeteries added!

Community Histories of Jasper County
History of Bay Springs
History of Garlandsville
History of Missionary
History of Paulding

History of Jasper County, Mississippi
Act to divide Jasper into two districts, 1906
Chief Red Shoes, 1745
Col. Cobb, Head Mingo of the Choctaws (Speech)
Jasper County History, 1891
History of Jasper County, Mississippi

Family Album
Families of Jasper County

Mounger, Milton Uriah

Family Album
Photos - People & Places

Historical Marker - Three Chopped Way

May 25, 2009

Hopewell Methodist Church Cemetery - Added link!
Mt. Olive Cemetery Photo
New Phalti Baptist Church Cemetery Photo
New Phalti Baptist Church Cemetery - New Link!
Old Phalti Cemetery Photo
Palestine Cemetery Photo
Read's Chapel Cemetery Photos
St. John Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery Photo

Palestine Church Photo

Court Records (new category added)
Knight, George Ann (Will)
Shelby, Susan (Will)

Death Records
Death Index 1939, M
Death Index 1941, K
Death Index 1942, F, H, I -J
Death Index 1943, B

Deed & Land Records
Dease, Marshall C.
Kennedy, Juliett (widow of Allen)
Knight, Jeff Early (Jones/Jasper Counties)
Knight, John F. (Jones/Jasper Counties)
Knight, Newton (Jones/Jasper Counties)
Loper, Catharine
Pruitt, James M.
Terral, Celia & Charity Crawford
Wade, Lemuel E. (heirs of)
Waldroup, Mager
Ward, Luelma (formerly Luelma Thigpen)
Also added a map of Jasper Co., MS, Townships, Ranges & Sections- New Link!

Family Album
Heidelberg, Franklin C.
Knight, Fannie
Knight, George Ann
Knight, Jeffery Early
Knight, John Floyd & Lucy Ainsworth
Knight, Rachel
Knight, Samuel & Martha
Lightsey, Joseph Benjamin (diary)
Shelby, Charity (Ainsworth)
Tomison Family - Updated!

Family Album
Photos - People & Places

Ainsworth, Lucy
Ainsworth, Lucy - Sons (Warren & Louis Smith, Quill Anderson & Wilder Knight)
Heidelberg, Franklin C.
Heidelberg, Pernecia Ann "Annie (Ainsworth)
Knight, Howard (family of)
Knight, Jeffery Early
Knight, John Floyd
Knight, Newton (Home of)
Knight, Octavia
Knight, Samuel & Martha Ann - Children of (Sidney, Senia, Viola & Amos)
Knight, Wilder
Page, Amanda
Watts, Augusta Ann (Knight)

April 19, 2009

Vossburg Cemetery (Photo)
Walters Chapel Cemetery (Photos)
Zion Hill Cemetery (Photos)

Census Records
1900 Jasper Co. MS Indian Population Census

Church Histories & Photos
St. Michael's Church, 1944
More churches added!

Death Records
1939 Death Index - E, F, & G

Deed & Land Records
Abney, Robert (1860)
Allen, Thomas (1899)
Biona, Frederick (1848)
Cooper, Hiram (Assignees of James Easterling) - (1841)
Donald, Alexander to Evans Wade (1860)
Gavin, John (1895)
Gilchrist/Gilcrease, John to Sarah E. Acker (1860)
Graham, Seaborne (1892)
Land, George W. L. B. (1906)
Mitchell, Emeline (formerly Emeline Evans)
Rufin, Lannie (widow of Samuel) - (1892)
Thigpen, Dock (1906)

Family Album - Families
Mason Family
Robinson Family
Tomison Family
Tomison Family Letters

Online Resources
Descendants of MS Haynes & Thigpen Slaves
Family History Archives See - Duckworth Family
Family History Archives See - Linder, Edward
Family History Archives See - Rogers, Reddick
Family History Archives See - Thompson Family
USM See - Ainsworth, Wiley Peter (World War I Letters)
USM See - Booth, William Thomas (biography)
USM See - Dahmer, Ellie J. (interview)
USM See - Harris, William Harris (William H. & Sallie J. Hardy Papers)
USM See - Henry, Cora (letters written by the Henry, Rowell, & Waldrup families)
USM See - Thigpen, Samuel Grady (Historic Thigpen Hardware Company Materials)
USM See - Thompson Family (Duncan & Archibald Thompson lived Jasper County)

April 4, 2009

BaySprings Cemetery Lookups
Bonner Family Cemetery - New Link added!
Enon Cemetery Photo
Holders Methodist Church Cemetery - New link added!
Holders Methodist Church Cemetery Photo
Liberty Cemetery - Sign Photo
Louin Cemetery Photo
Montrose Cemetery - New link added!
Montrose Cemetery Photos
Mt Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery - New link added!
Mt Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery Photo
Mt Zion Cemetery Photos
Mulberry Cemetery - New link added!
Several more cemeteries added to the index!

Census Records & Mortality Schedules
1910 Jasper Co., MS Indian Census

Church Histories & Photos
Liberty Church Sign Photo

Death Records
1936 Death Index G, I-J, K,, N-O, P
1942 Death Index C, D, E, P, R, S, T, U, W

Family Album
Bufkin, John & Anne Sims Holder
Crawford, John Berryman (Civil War Letters Home)
Dawkins Family
Dukes, William
Green, Aaron & Unity (Read)
Jones, James & Rosie Pruitt
Lewis Family
Roper, William Allen
Valentine, George
Welborn, Pendleton & Sara Jane Allen
Family Album
Photos (People & Places)

Boyd, Velton
Craft, Moses
Graham, William & Susanna Terrell/Terral
McNeil, John D. & Virgie S. Pugh
Pugh Family - Information updated!
Rayner, Tressie (Boyd)
Valentine, George (Family of)
Valentine, George & Sarah (Jones)
Valentine, William (Family of)
Valentine, William & Rutha Evelyn (Welborn)

Online Resources - Updated!

Queries - New Link added to the Jasper Co. Message Boards!

March 2009

Jeffery E. Knight Cemetery with Photos
Knight Cemetery with Photos
Old Ebenezer Cemetery

Bay Springs UMC (History)
Bethany Baptist Church (Photo)
Mt. Pisgah Church (Photo)
Providence Primitive Baptist Church (Photo)

Family Album - Families of Jones County
Boyd Family
Graham Family (African American)
Graham, Thomas & Emma Pruitt (African American)
Marsh Family (African American)
McNeil Family
Pugh Family
Pugh, James S. & Mary S. Graham
Pruitt Family (African American)

Family Album - Photos - People & Places
Boyd, Martha Elizabeth
McNeil, Martha Jane Ainsworth
Pugh, James S. & Mary S. Graham
Pugh Sisters (Lucy & Virgie)
Stafford Coffee House
Stafford Inn
Stafford Spring House
Valentine, Martin E. & Mary Jane (Kervin)

Jasper County Online Resources - New Category!

Surrounding Counties - New Category

February 2009

Books & Other Publications


Census Records & Mortality Schedules
1840 Jasper Co. MS Census
1850 Jasper Co. MS Census
1850 Jasper Co. MS Mortality Schedule
1880 Jasper Co. MS Census
1900 Jasper Co. MS Census
1930 Jasper Co. MS Census Lookups

Church Histories

Communities & Other Places in Jasper County
Places Names in Jasper County

Death Records
Jasper County Death Index
1935 B, G & N
1936 A & C
1942 A, B, G, M, & N
1943 C & E

Maps of Jasper County & Region
1798 Map (Mississippi Territory)
1813 Map (Mississippi Counties)
1833 Map (Mississippi Counties)
1860 Map (Mississippi Counties)
1878 Map (Jasper County Railroad & Townships)
1882 Map (Jasper County)
1888 Map (Jasper County Railroad & Townships)

Photos - People & Places
Bay Springs Mineral Springs
Holders Methodist Church
Montrose Presbyterian Church
Montrose Presbyterian Church (Historical Marker)
Pisgah Presbyterian Church
Smith, James B.
Stafford, Captain (Home of)
Stafford Springs (Hotel & Grounds)

I also added a Search Engine to the Jasper Co. MSGenWeb site!

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