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  Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi
Jefferson Davis County was established on May 17, 1906 from the eastern part of
It was named for Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America.
At a special election held in April of 1906, the county seat was located at Prentiss, in the central part of the county.
www.rootsweb.com /~msjdavis   (272 words)

  
  Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi at AllExperts
Jefferson Davis County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
In the county the population was spread out with 28.4% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44, 22.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.8% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $21,834, and the median income for a family was $27,594.
en.allexperts.com /e/j/je/jefferson_davis_county,_mississippi.htm   (434 words)

  
 Jefferson County
Jefferson County is the name of 26 counties in the United States of America.
Jefferson County, Oregon (named for Mount Jefferson[?] on its western border; therefore indirectly named for Thomas Jefferson, as the mountain was named for the President.)
Jefferson County, Texas (named for Jefferson, Texas, the municipality that preceded the county; therefore indirectly named for Thomas Jefferson, as the municipality was named for the President.)
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 Jefferson County, Mississippi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jefferson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi.
In the county the population was spread out with 28.80% under the age of 18, 12.10% from 18 to 24, 28.50% from 25 to 44, 19.60% from 45 to 64, and 10.90% who were 65 years of age or older.
According to a May 2004 Time Magazine article on obesity in the United States, Jefferson County had the highest percentage of obese residents (26.1%) of any county in the U.S. In that context, the percentage measured were those with a body mass index between 30 and 40 (Anything greater than 40 is morbid obesity).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jefferson_County,_Mississippi   (472 words)

  
 Civil Justice Report 7, cont'd | One Small Step for a County Court . . . One Giant Calamity for the National Legal ...
Jefferson County, a rural, economically distressed county in southwestern Mississippi, is home to fewer than 10,000 people[86] and just 22 retail businesses.[87] For many years, Jefferson County was more notable for what it lacked than for what it had.
In order to fully appreciate the magnitude of the mass joinder phenomenon in Jefferson County courts during the survey period, it is necessary to understand the diminutive size of the rest of the county’s civil court docket.
Jefferson is a poor county, and the attorneys handling these claims have aggressively marketed their actions as the same as winning the lottery.
www.manhattan-institute.org /html/cjr_7_contd.htm   (5060 words)

  
 History_Scotch_Settlement   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Jefferson County researcher, Andy Miller, shared the first two documents with me, as he has with so many others.
Her maternal grandparents, "pure Scotch," settled there from Amite County in the early '80's and here our mother was born and spent the first eight years of her life, coming to Jackson with her parents, Daniel and Mary Campbell Smylie Wilkinson, in 1842.
The best preachers of the old Mississippi Presbytery assembled, and for many days at a time, the voice of song, praise and prayer was heard in the village.
www.geocities.com /twincousin2334/History_Scotch_Settlement.html   (4615 words)

  
 Remembering the Servants of Union Church Presbyterian Church of Jefferson County, Mississippi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
They stayed there for a couple of years, before entering Jefferson County, and made crops as their food supply was low.
These Scotch people were nearly all Presbyterians and the history of the settlement is also a history of the Presbyterian church that was organized at the beginning of the period.
Hickory Block Church is the church the former servant members established after Emancipation according to one of the Union Church Presbyterian Church members.
www.angelfire.com /folk/gljmr/unionchurch.html   (610 words)

  
 GARRETT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
She was born on August 23, 1878, in Caseyville, Mississippi, and died in Meadville, Mississippi, on January 25, 1937.
She was born on January 18, 1899, in Jefferson County, Mississippi.
He graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with undergraduate degrees in Sociology and Psychology in 1994; and a graduate degree in Education in 1996.
www.geocities.com /twincousin2334/GARRETT.html   (1848 words)

  
 Jefferson County, MS News
The Mississippi Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a mother and son who lost a lawsuit that claimed Sherwin Williams Co.
Mississippi's unemployment rate rose by three-tenths of a percentage point in July to 8.3 percent.
Mississippi's unemployment rate rose from 8 to 8.3 percent in July, according to the state Department of Employment Security.
www.topix.net /county/jefferson-ms   (634 words)

  
 Jefferson County, Mississippi Wills, 1800-33 -- Genealogy Database for Family History Research
Jefferson County, Mississippi, formed in 1799, is one of the oldest divisions in the state.
Mississippi Marriages to 1825 Database of Mississippi marriages to 1825
Mississippi - State Fact Sheet Save yourself hours of time and aggravation by ordering this information-packed, two-page coated reference sheet specially developed to simplify genealogical research in the state of Mississippi.
www.familybirthrecords.com /db.asp?dbid=3691   (420 words)

  
 Jefferson County, Mississippi MS, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Jefferson County is one of 82 counties in Mississippi.
This was a decrease of -2.92% from the 2000 census.
Jefferson County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=19898   (398 words)

  
 Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi MS, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Jefferson Davis County is one of 82 counties in Mississippi.
This was a decrease of -6.27% from the 2000 census.
Jefferson Davis County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=19899   (461 words)

  
 Civil Justice Report 7 | One Small Step for a County Court . . . One Giant Calamity for the National Legal System
First, the frequency of filing of mass joinder actions in Jefferson County, Mississippi was vastly disproportionate to the county’s population and the overall volume of the court’s civil docket.
Mid-year in 2001, Jefferson County’s only civil judge reversed his position of being quite hospitable to nationwide mass actions and announced that he was only going to allow mass actions to proceed in his court with in-county plaintiffs.
Similarly, the reason for mass action popularity in Mississippi is the fact that Mississippi never adopted a class action rule; thus, mass actions are one way for plaintiffs’ counsel to generate the level of fees available to them in large cases.
www.manhattan-institute.org /html/cjr_7.htm   (5792 words)

  
 Jefferson County Mississippi 1860 slaveholders and 1870 African Americans
It is possible to locate a free person on the Jefferson County, Mississippi census for 1860 and not know whether that person was also listed as a slaveholder on the slave census, because published indexes almost always do not include the slave census.
The term “County” is used to describe the main subdivisions of the State by which the census was enumerated.
In Mississippi in 1860 there were 481 farms of 1,000 acres or more, the largest size category enumerated in the census, and another 1,868 farms of 500-999 acres.
freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com /~ajac/msjefferson.htm   (3134 words)

  
 JEFFERSON County, Mississippi Database of Digital ZIP Code Maps
JEFFERSON County, Mississippi Zip Code Map, MS Our JEFFERSON County, Mississippi 5 Digit digital ZIP code map is available for the entire state or you can order only the county/counties you need.
This map shows all the JEFFERSON County, Mississippi 5 digit zip code boundaries using clean, practical map colors and styles.
To make our Mississippi ZIP Code map easier to read, we color neighboring ZIP codes uniquely plus we highlight every ZIP Code with its city name, zip code boundaries, county boundaries and highways.
www.zip-codes.com /zip-code-maps-county/ms-jefferson-county-zip-code-map.asp   (594 words)

  
 Jefferson County Mississippi Mortgage
Jefferson County Mississippi is a beautiful place to live.
We are experienced in Jefferson County Mississippi Mortgage operations and would be happy to serve you for all of your mortgage needs.
We offer aggressive rates to those in Jefferson County and have experience with homes in price ranges consistent with the area.
emortgageloanstore.com /statelisting/mississippi/jefferson.html   (179 words)

  
 Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi houses, real estate, agriculture, wages, work, ancestries, and more
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Jefferson Davis County is $379 a month.
Jefferson Davis County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above Mississippi state average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 fatalities and 153 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
www.city-data.com /county/Jefferson_Davis_County-MS.html   (458 words)

  
 Mississippi Property Listings from MississippiOnSale. Real Estate Classifieds
Buy a home or search for land, houses, for sale or rent by owner in Mississippi.
In some cases, the extra few thousand dollars tacked onto the price can be the difference between a home that sells and a home that sits on the market in Mississippi for months at a time.
Good old-fashioned Southern hospitality combined with a rich history make the capital of Mississippi a great choice.
www.mississippionsale.com   (199 words)

  
 Jefferson County - This is the Place
The first suction gin of Jefferson County was located in Wrens in 1896.
In 1900 a large flour mill was built in Wrens and a woodwork factory was added.
Wrens is fortunate to have the largest gourd farm this side of the Mississippi.
www.jeffersoncounty.org /cities_wrens.shtml   (571 words)

  
 Jefferson County School District schools - district elementary, middle, and high school information
In 2005-2006 Mississippi used the Mississippi Curriculum Test (MCT) to test students in grades 2 through 8 in reading, language arts and math.
The MCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Mississippi.
In 2005-2006 Mississippi used the Subject Assessment Testing Program (SATP) to test students in English II, writing, algebra I, biology I and U.S. History at the completion of each course.
www.greatschools.net /cgi-bin/ms/district_profile/77   (677 words)

  
 Jefferson County, TX - Tax Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The Jefferson County Tax Assessor-Collector's Office performs over 206,000 vehicle registrations and more than 62,000 vehicle title transfers in Jefferson County each year.
Also, there are six (6) automobile license renewal locations in Jefferson County that sell registration stickers for passenger cars, trailers, motorcycles, and small trucks (pickups, vans, and sport utility vehicles).
Approximately 150,000 vehicles from Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama are listed by entering the vehicle identification number.
co.jefferson.tx.us /taxoffice/Motor_Vehicle.htm   (484 words)

  
 Jefferson Flying Artillery
The company was originally organized as a cavalry company, the Jefferson Troop, and mustered into State service at Fayette about April 1, but soon afterward equipped as artillery.
Continued in General Hardee's command, known as the left wing, Army of the Mississippi, after the reorganization in August, 1862.
At Atlanta they took part in the battle of July 22, and one section was in the battle of July 28, on the other side of the city, under Gen. Walthall.
www.mississippiscv.org /MS_Units/jefferson_flying_artillery.htm   (1308 words)

  
 Jefferson County Fayette, Mississippi (Counties)
The county seat of Jefferson County, Mississippi, is Fayette.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 8,385, a decrease of 268 over the 1990 census.
For information on county government, contact the National Association of Counties Web site.
www.ohwy.com /ms/y/y28063.htm   (84 words)

  
 For sale properties - Jefferson County / Mississippi
Single Family Property, Area: JEFFERSON COUNTY, Subdivision: Fayette, County: Jefferson, Year...
Single Family Property, Area: JEFFERSON COUNTY, Subdivision: Jefferson Cty, County: Jefferson, Year Built: 1985, Waterfront pr...
Single Family Property, Area: JEFFERSON COUNTY, Subdivision: Jefferson Cty, County: Jefferson, Year Built: 1998, C...
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 Mississippi, Copiah County Queries
Also Hiram Baldwin Grant had a larger family in Copiah County, most ot them were still in his household in 1910.
Elizabeth Selman and Emeline Selman were from Jefferson County Mississippi.
Any information on this lady and her family and where they might have gone would be greatly appreciated.
www.msgen.net /co/copiah/que   (781 words)

  
 Today's Mortgage Rates for Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi, Zero Lender Fees
Cofedbank is a direct lender of home mortgage loans for the state of Mississippi.
Conforming Loans: Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi mortgage rates for home loans less than or equal to $417,000.
All Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi (MS) mortgage rates are subject to change without notice.
cofedbank.com /mortgage/rates/mississippi/jefferson-davis-county   (166 words)

  
 Mississippi Hospitals and Medical Centers • MS
East Mississippi State Hospital Publicly funded psychiatric hospital.
North Mississippi State Hospital Publicly funded psychiatric hospital.
South Mississippi State Hospital Publicly funded psychiatric hospital.
www.theagapecenter.com /Hospitals/Mississippi.htm   (198 words)

  
 Wilks Cemetery - Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi
United States > Mississippi > Jefferson Davis > Wilks Cemetery
This cemetery is located on Williamsburg road in southern Jeff Davis County.
The Wilks Cemetery is well kept and a profoundly scenic place, fenced in atop a hill surrounded by hayfields.
www.interment.net /data/us/ms/jeff_davis/wilks/index.htm   (128 words)

  
 Jefferson County Mississippi (The MSGenWeb Project) Index
This web site is a source for Jefferson County, Mississippi genealogical data and resources.
So relax, grab a cup of coffee or a glass of iced tea and have fun diggin' for your roots in Jefferson County, Mississippi.
To subscribe to the Jefferson County Mailing List send an e-mail message to: MSJEFFER-L-request@rootsweb.com with subject line blank...
www.rootsweb.com /~msjeffer/index.htm   (202 words)

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