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Sunflower County, 


Please look around, there's lots to see and more coming all the time.
If you have any information you would like to share with others "searching for their roots"
in Sunflower County,  please let us know.

Contributions are always welcome.  

Map of Sunflower County
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Sunflower County
Contributed by YOU
My thanks to the following major contributors of
information for these pages --

Brenda Lackey, Don Blasingame,
 Kim Pollard, Larry Reed, 
Mozelle Chason, Matthew Ford,
Robbie Fulgham, Ruth Halajian,
Sharon Grissette, Torey Bell Sr,
William C. Lehr, Yvonne Ard, 

Dan McCaskill, Mary W. Davis,
Marjorie Norris  and others. 

Submit Your Queries,
Bios, Obits, Deeds, Pensions,
Bible entries and Pension info here

message board
using the new Message Boards
Early Land Grants
Sunflower County 
Mailing List
One Stop Subscription Service
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Sunflower Surnames
prior to August 1999
Misc News Bits 
from Around the County
Great Seal of
                    the State of Mississippi
Great Seal of the State of Mississippi
 County Cemeteries --
New indexes 
have been added.
We now have 53+cemeteries that have indexes.  
They may not all be complete.  If you have any
additions please consider contributing them.

Rutherford Cemetery has been
officially declared an "Historical Monument"
thanks to the efforts of
Mozelle Chason.
Sunflower History

History of Drew's Pioneer Families
If you have family from Drew,
please open the above link. 
We need your help!
Sunflower Towns
animated new 1847 Tax List

Indexed Obituaries from
The Enterprise-Tocsin©
Sunflower Maps
County Churches
 Obituaries of Residents
County Information
County Schools
 Civil War Rosters
Neighboring Counties
County Courthouse
 Vital Records
About USGenWeb
 County Libraries
Books and Look-Ups
US Census Project

Sunflower 1850 Census Index
Other Available Mississippi
County Census information

 Sunflower County
Historical Society
Sunflower County
Funeral Homes
How to contact Parchman Prison
Plantations & Farms
Mississippi Links

Genealogy Links

 Mississippi Newpapers
on Microfiche
Brides List


Grooms List

 This and That 
From Here and There-

Sunflower History

Source: Lowry, Robert and McCardle, William H. A History of Mississippi, from the Discovery of the Great River by Hernando DeSoto, Including the Earliest Settlement Made by the French Under Iberville, to the Death of Jefferson Davis [1541-1889].
Jackson, Miss.: R. H. Henry & Co., 1891. Pages 480-482.

Jury Lists

Voter Registrations

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Resource Pages


Shortcuts to Neighboring Counties
Tallahatchie County
Washington County


In March and April, 1996, a group of genealogists organized the
Kentucky Comprehensive Genealogy Database. The idea was to provide
a single entry point for all counties in Kentucky, where collected databases would be stored.
In addition, the databases would be indexed and cross-linked, so that even if an individual
were found in more than one county, they could be located in the index.
At the same time, volunteers were found who were willing to
coordinate the collection of databases and generally oversee the contents of the web page.
That is how this project was started, and it is an invaluable resource to researchers.
If you would like to participate by adopting a county,
volunteering for one of the special projects,
or adding your information with other researchers,
please contact either 
State Coordinator  Jeff Kemp 
Assistanct State Coordinators Ann Allen Geoghegan

Send comments or suggestions for this site to Jeff Kemp.
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