Montgomery County, Mississippi

What's New!

November 11, 2011


November 11 , 2011
Added a book of early Carroll County (part of county Montgomery was formed from) Merrill families. This book was graciously donated by Linda Harper who picked it up at an Estate sale in Texas. Thanks!

August 21 , 2011
Added several new postcards to the "Photographs" page including the old Montgomery County Courthouse.

March 12, 2011
Added a link to the Facebook group, Binford Duck Hill. A wonderful group created by the same brother and sister who created the Google group of the same name.

March 5, 2011
Began to add additional biographies from the Official State Register of Mississipi of 1917 including Walter Pinckney Doty.

January 29, 2011
Added history of the Cotton Mills in early Montgomery County including photographs from the Library of Congress Lewis Hines collection. This information is located under the County History tab.

August 8 , 2010
Added biographies from Official State Register of Mississippi of 1917.

May 14, 2010
Added names of students in Winona High School Class of 1938 which were provided to Winona Talk by Gail Herring-Grimes. Thanks Gail!

May 8, 2010
Added information on how to join the Duck Hill and Alva Google Groups. Also added the Binford High School Senior pics which were available from 1939 to 1970 and the Winona High School pics from the years 1928-29, 1937, 1938 and 1939.

May 1-4, 2010
Added marriage records for Montgomery County for the last names beginning with G through Q.

June 25, 2009
Added marriage records for Montgomery County for the last names beginning with "D","E" and "F".

June 24, 2009
Add the obituaries for William Ransom Wilson of Montgomery County and his wife, Leona Mitchell Wilson submitted by Betty Wilson.

June 20, 2009
Began adding obituaries extracted from the old copies of the Winona Times and will continue to do this as time permits. If you have any obituaries related to Montgomery County you would like to see added, please e-mail me.

June 15, 2009
Added listing of casualties for World War II as well as information of a Prisoner of War from Duck Hill.

June 13, 2009
Added marriage records for Montgomery County for the last names beginning with "C".

June 4, 2009
Added a military page which lists information pertaining to Montgomery County of Adairs Company formed in Lodi, the Duck Hill Train Wreck on October 19, 1862 and link to transcription and photographs of tombstones for the Duck Hill Confederate Cemetery.

May 22, 2009
Added marriage records for Montgomery County for last names beginning with "A" and "B". Will continue to add to this list as I finish each letter of the alphabet.

March 3, 2009
I condensed the Board of Supervisors Minute Books further. They were so large I split them into four sections for each book so that they would not take so long to load. Also, added the remainder of Minute Book 3!



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