The Shaffer Family Cemetery; The Shafer Family cemetery listing has been added with all burials along with some additional genealogical information and photographs. Cemetery transcription and phtographs submitted by William G. Latham, Jr
Adrew Jackson Shaffer Family photograph taken in 1899 - submitted by William G. Latham, Jr.
Adam Shaffer's Bible - submitted by William G. Latham, Jr
Goodspeed's Biography of H. L. Burkitt - submitted by Ronald Cramer
Photograph of Henry Lemuel Burkitt - submitted by Ronald Cramer
Photograph of John Frederick Shaffer Tombstone in Pine Bluff Cemetery - Thanks to William G. Latham, Jr. for contributing.
Surname Registry addition: Simons, Woods
Burials with a West Point Address
Surname Registry additions: Blake, Orman
Surname Registry additions: Ingram, Porter, Pyron, Tabb
Surname Registry addition: Harris
Surname Registry Additions: Andrews, Dill, Hodnett, Pugh, Stringfellow, Weed, Wilson
Greenwood Cemetery transcription
- submitted by William G. Latham, Jr.
Rush Staggs Biography - submitted by William G. Latham, Jr.
More Charles Family Photos - submitted by William G. Latham, Jr.
Alvin Terry biography - written and submitted by William G. Latham,
Latham & Related Families - link to William G. Latham's Family Tree Maker site
Lowry & McCardle's Clay County entry in their History of Mississippi (1891) - Thanks to Denise Wells
Surname Registry addition: Fant
Surname Registry additions: Cogdell, Cogsdell
Surname Registry additions: Clark, Cox
Surname Registry addition: Marshall
Cemetery photographs - Thanks to Clare Herrick, W. R. Price, and
Cemetery Photograph submission form added to Cemeteries page
Surname Registry update: Kornegay
Surname Registry additions: Baker, Castleberry
Surname Registry addition: Ivy
Surname Registry addition: Gilreath
Surname Registry additions: Bennett, Hardy, Kennedy, Love, Williams
Link to 1885 Mississippi Atlas (at Bob Franks' site)
Surname Registry Additions: Champion & Sansing
Surname Registry Addition: Saxon
Surname Registry Additions: Basinger, Cruikshank
The 2005 Northeast Mississippi Heritage Gathering will be held in Aberdeen on January 14 and 15. For a registration form and schedule, please visit http://www.aberdeenms.org/heritage.htm.
Surname Registry update: Bean
Surname Registry addition: Addison
Surname Registry addition: Beasley
Descendants of Royal Blankenship [PDF] - submitted by Roy Crowell; includes Blankenship and Perkins surnames in Clay County - located on the families page
Clay County Land Patents from Mississippi Land Patents Database - This resource in the USGenWeb Project Archives was contributed by Joy Fisher and Tina Vickery
Surname Registry addition: Hardy
Surname Registry addition: Barker
Surname Registry addition: Wooten
I've added a neat new resource that I started for the state to the Index page of this site. It is called Mississippi History & Genealogy Notes Blog and it will have all sorts of information related to Mississippi historical and genealogical research. I have enabled RSS for those of you with RSS readers.
Surname Registry Additions: Chester, Glen, Grace, Murrah, Pate
Surname Registry Addition: Bean
General Genealogical Information Section on Index Page
Surname Registry Additions: Junkin, Kornegay, Powell, Pressly
New surnames have been added over the past few months.
Help this site grow in 2004. If you have family documents, make a New Year's Resolution to transcribe them and submit them to Clay Co., MSGenWeb. Remember that this site respects the privacy of living persons.
The Clay County, Mississippi USGenWeb Site
Last Modified On Monday, 26-Nov-2007 16:06:01 MST
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