• Archives of Rankin Communitiy Articles
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In the files held at the Brandon Library are these headings: Families, Rankin County History of Cities and Towns, Rankin County Businesses and Organizations, Rankin County Churches and Cemeteries, Rankin County Misc., Rankin County Schools, Mississippi History and Research aids. These files contain family histories, photos, pamphlets, newspaper articles and other papers containing information on each subject. To get copies of these files, e-mail Anne Vanderleest at brgen@cmrls.lib.ms.us or write the Brandon Library Attn: Anne Vanderleest, 1475 West Government Street, Brandon, MS 39042. Copies are .20 each plus $1.00 for mailing up to 5 copies. For more than 5 copies: .20 a copy plus $1.00 and actual cost of mailing.

Surnames
Abdul-Rauf, Mahmoud
Abernathy
Adams
Adcock
Adkins
Ainsworth
Aldridge
Alewine
Alexander
Alexander, Margaret Walker
Alford
Allain
Allen
Allison
Alliston
Ames, Adelbert
Ammons
Anderson
Anderson, Walter I nglis
Applewhite
Arender
Arnold
Assaf
Atkins
Atkinson
Atwood
Avery
Baggett
Bailey
Baird
Baker
Ball
Ballentine
Banks
Bankston
Barber
Barker
Barksdale
Barlow
Barlow
Barnes
Barnes
Barrett
Barrow
Barrow Collection
Barrow, Grover D.
Baskerville
Baskin
Bass
Bates
Batte
Baxter
Bearss
Beasley
Beatty, Lorraine
Beauregard
Benge
Benjamin/Chadwell
Bennett
Benson
Berry
Bethune
Bibb
Bible
Bilbro
Billingslea
Billingsley
Black
Blackstock, Terri
Blailock
Bland
Blough
Blue
Boehle
Boler
Boling
Bonner
Bonner, Sherwood
Bono
Boone (2 of 2)
Boone (I of 2)
Borkes
Boteler, Howard & Willie
Bouldin
Bounds
Bourne
Bowen
Bowers
Bowman
Boykin
Bozeman
Bradford
Bradley
Bradshaw
Brady
Brandon
Brandon, Gerard C. Governor
Brannon
Breazeale
Brent
Brewer
Bridges
Bright
Brinson
Brock
Brown
Bruce
Brumfield
Brunoi
Bryant
Buchanan
Buckhalter
Buckley
Buffett, Jimmy
Buffington
Bullock
Burch
Burchfield
Burdette
Burdine
Burgess
Burnham
Burns
Burris
Burt
Burton
BUSH
Busick
Butler
Byrd
Byrnes
Cade
Caldwell
Calhoun
Callahan
Callaway
Camp
Campbell
Campbell, Will
Cannon
Cargill
Carney
Carpenter
Carr
Carter
Cartledge
Casey
Cash
Cater
Catron
Cauthen
Chadwell
Chambers
Chapman
Chase
Chastain
Cherry
Childre/Childress/Childers
Chisholm
Church, Ms. Earle Noblin
Clack
Clanton
Clapp
Clark
Clay
Cliburn
Clower
Coats
Cochran
Cochran, Thad
Cocke
Cockrell
Coffee/Coffey
Colburn
Cole
Coley
Collier
Collins
Collum
Colvin
Combs
Comfort
Cominio
Compere
Condra/Condrey
Conrad
Cook
Cooper
Copeland
Cottrell
Covert
Covington
Cowart
Cowart
Cox
Craft
Crain
Crane
Craps, Jacob
Craven
Crawford
Crawley, Drury Brown
Crowder
Crumbley
Cunningham
Dabbs
Daley
Darnell
Daughdrill
Davidson
Daws, Martin Luther
Day
Deal, Borden
Dean
Dean, Dizzy
Dear
Deavers
Decell
Delaney
Delmas
Delorey
Demarco
Dennis
Denson (1)
Denson (2)
Dent
Derrick
Dewees
Dewitt, John
Dickens
Dickerson
Dickins
Dickson
Diddley, Bo (Otha Elias Bates)
Dill
Dillard
Dilmore
Dishman
Dodd
Dodson
Doler
Donaghay/Doneghey
Douglas
Douglas, Ellen
Downs
Doyle
Drew
Duckworth
Duffy
Duke
Duncan
Dupree
Durr
Dye
East
Easterling
Eastland
Eaves
Echols
Edwards
Edwards
Ellis
Elsberry
Ely
Emfinger
Enfinger
Engle
Erickson
Essex
Estes
Eubank, Benjamin
Eubank, George
Evans
Everingham, George Baxter
Everitt/Everett
Ewing
Farmer
Farquhar
Farragut
Farrington
Faulkner, John
Faulkner, William
Favre, Bret
Felts
Ferguson
Field, Robert
Finlay
Fisher
Fitts, Reuben
Fletcher
Flood
Flynt
Foles, Henry A.
Fontaine, Edward & others
Fontaine, John de la & others
Fontaine, Lamar & Edward L.
Fontaine, Peter & others
Foote, Shelby
Forbes
Forby
Ford
Fore
Fortenberry
Fortune, Richard C.
Foster, John Calvin
Fox
Francis
Franklin
Frantz
Fuller, James B.
Fussell
Futch, Jacob & others
Gaddis, John
Gainer
Gallapsy, Mrs. Blanche
Galloway
Gandy, Evelyn
Garner
Gates
Gatlin
Gay
Gayden
Gentry
Germeaux
Giardano, Bobby
Gibson
Gibson
Gilbert
Gilchist, Ellen
Gill, John Home
Gilmore, D.L. & Tennet Home
Glaze, A.J. Home
Glover
Goff
Goldberger, Dr. Joseph
Goldrup
Golladay
Goodman
Goodson
Gordon
Gordy
Gore
Gorrell
Gorringe
Goss
Goza
Graham
Grant
Grantham
Graves
Gray
Green
Gregory
Griffin
Griffith
Grisham, John
Gully
Gunn
Gunnell
Hagan
Hahn
Hale
Haley
Hall
Hamby
Hamilton
Hammond
Hammons
Hankins
Haralson
Harbour
Hardy
Hargrove
Hargus
Harlan
Harmon
Harp
Harper
Harrell
Harris
Harrison
Hartley
Hastee
Hasty
Havard
Hawkins
Hays
Headrick
Heard
Hedgewood
Helms
Henderson
Hendrick
Henley
Henry
Henry, Pat
Herndon
Herrington, J
Hervey
Heslip
Hicks
Hill
Hinson, Betty
Hobson
Hodges
Hofmeister
Holcomb
Holden
Holiday
Holifield, Dr.
Holifield/Holyfield
Holland
Hollens
Holliday
Hollingsworth
Holmes
Holt
Hood
Hood
Hooker
Hopson
Horaw
Horn
Horton
Hough(s)
Hovis
Howard
Howell
Howie
Hubbard
Hudnall
Hudson
Huff
Huffman
Hughes
Hull
Hull, Marie
Hunt
Hurst
Hurst
Hurst
Hurst, Sarah
Hurst, Tobias I
Hurst, Tobias II
Hurst, Tobias III
Hurst, William
Hurst, William Jr.
Hutson
Huxley
Hydrick
Ingle
Irby
Isler
Jacks
Jackson
Jackson, J.A. Family
James
Jarrett
Jayne
Jenkins
Jennings
Jernigan
Johns, Merle
Johnson
Johnston
Joliff, Epps
Jolley
Jones
Jordan
Joslin
Joyner
Kearney
Keen
Kelly
Kemp
Kendrick
Kennedy
Kerr/Carr
Kersh
Keyes
Kilgore
Kincade
King
King, B.B.
Kirkpatrick
Kirksey
Knauss
Knight
Knighton
Knotts
Knox
Kolb
Konegay
Kyle
Lackey, Richard
Laird
Lake
Lancaster
Landfair
Lane
Lang
Langford
Langley
Latham
Lawrence
Lawson
Lay
Leathers
Leavell
Lee
Lee, Joe
Lee, Miscellaneous Families
Leflore, Greenwood
Legett
Lehmann
Lessel
Lester
Lewellen
Lindsey
Little
Livingston
Lloyd
Loflin
Lofton
Loggins
Lombard
Long
Lovelace, Edward Clay
Lovett
Lovorn
Lowry
Lusk
Lyles
Maccoby
Mackintosh
MacNeely
Magee
Magnum
Mallary
Mangham/Mangum
Maning
Manship
Markham
Marshall
Martello
Martin, 1
Martin, 2
Martin, 3
Mashburn
Mask
Massengale, John Bolan
Massey
Matchett
Mathone
Matthews
Matthews
Maum
Maury
Maxey
May
May
Mayers
Mayfield
Mays
Mayson
Mayton
McAlpine
McBride
McBryde/Nicholson
McCarty
McCaskill
McClain/McLain
McCool
McCown
McCrimmon
McCrory
McDaniel
McDill
McDonald
McDowell
McGee
McGeehee
McGill
McGough
McIntyre
McKay
McKee
McKlemurray
McLain/McClain
McLaughlin, Leo P.
McLaurin
McLaurin, Anselm Joseph
McLellan
McLeod, Jim (Coach)
McLinn
McMaster
McMillan
McMillen
McNair
McNair, John & Mary
McNair, Steve
McNair/McDonald
McNair/McNear/McNeir
McNemars
McPherson
McQuary
McQuiller
McRae
Measells
Meeks, Miriam Shields
Merchant
Meyers
Miles
Miller
Mills (Architect)
Misterfeldt
Mitchell
Mobley, Mary Ann
Moffett
Moffett
Mohamed, Tthel Wright
Mohon
Mohr
Monk
Montgomery, Rep. G.V. Sonny
Moody
Moody, Davis
Moore
Morgan
Morganfield, McKinley
Morrah
Morris
Morris, Willie
Morrow
Morton
Mosal, Matthew & Julius
Moseley
Moses, John
Moulder, Lovena
Mulhollan
Muller
Munn
Munstermann
Murphree
Murphy, Wm.
Murry/Murray/Myers
Myers
Myers Family Album
Myers, Samuel R.
Myrick
Nail, Nathaniel
Narrow
Nash
Neal
Neely
Nelson, Greenberry
Nettles
Nichols
Nicholson
Nicols, Judge Alfred G.
Nixon
Noblin
Norman, Wm., Willis R.. Jesse, Willis N., Callie Opal
Norrell
Norwood, Jerious
Nunn, Dorris
Oar
O’Doherty
Odom
O’Hara, Roger
Ohleyer
Oldham
O’Neal
Ormand/Ormon/Ormond
Ott
Outten
Overby
Owens, William. Shadrack
Ozier, Joseph, Lois Whitfield
Pace
Paczak
Page
Palmer/Parmer
Parker
Parkerson, Dennis, John C.
Parkman, James Leon
Parks, John
Parrish/Parish
Parson, Noah, Joseph
Pascal
Patrick
Patterson
Patton
Payton
Pearce, Sue Elizabeth Steen
Pearsall/Purcell, Edward
Pearson
Peck, George, Samuel
Pendarvis
Penfield
Penn
Pennington
Peoples
Percy, William Alexander
Perkins
Perritt
Perry, Daniel, Evan, Levi C.
Petrie
Pettus Family Manuscript
Petty
Pharoah
Phillips
Phillips
Pickering, Frantz
Pickett
Pierce
Pigott, Carol Hardy
Pipes, John
Pipken, John
Pippem, Theopholus
Pittman
Platt
Pogue
Polk
Polk, Leonidas, Hance
Ponder
Pool
Pope
Posey
Potter
Powe
Powell, Wm. Austin
Prescot
Presley, Elvis
Preston
Price
Price, Leontyne
Pride, Charley
Prince
Profilet, Cynthia
Pruitt
Puckett
Pugh
Pullin
Purvis, Newton
Putnam, Jermiah
Quee, Alexander, Jacob
Quick
Ragan
Ragland
Ragsdale
Raines
Rainey
Ramsey
Rankin
Ratliff
Ray
Reber
Rebus
Redd
Redfearn
Reed
Reeves
Renfro/Renfrow
Revell
Reynolds
Rhode/Rhodes
Richardson
Riddle
Risher
Rives
Robbins
Roberts
Robertson
Robinson
Robinson, Elizabeth
Robinson, Wm., Amos, G., Wm. Holly, Isreal
Rodgers, Jimmie
Roebuck
Rogers
Ross
Rountree
Rouse
Rowell
Rucker
Rundle
Rundle
Runnels, Dora
Rushton
Russ
Russell
Russell, Irwin
Russell, Wm., Edmond
Rutherford
Ryals, Joel, John, Joseph, Charles, J.G.
Ryan, Isaac
Sanders
Sanders, Lee Banks
Sanderson
Sapp, Elijah
Sartin
Savage, Frances
Schultz
Scott, Will
Screws, Jesse, Joseph
Seale, Joshua
Searcy
Searcy
Searcy, William
Searles
Semmes, Franklin Gray
Seymour
Shannon, David
Shannon, James. James H., Benjamin
Sharp
Sheffield, George
Shelton
Shepherd, Arthur M.
Shepherd, H.F.
Sheppard, Henry
Sheppard, Jimmie (Wallace)
Shields
Shields (2)
Shipp, Joseph, Josiah, Richard E.
Shirley
Shivers, John F.
Shook
Short