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Lamar County, Mississippi

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Ladner and Lee
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  • Pvt. (CSA), Elijah Ladner (1825 - 1915)
    Photo & bio credit: Don Ladner at Find A Gravewas the fifth child of Carlos Ladner and Anna Rester. The Ladner family lived on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.In the American Civil War (War Between the Stat...
  • Eli "Coot" Lee (1832 - 1919)
    Lee enlisted on May 12, 1862 in Marion County, MS with Company B 7th Battalion Mississippi Volunteers of the CSA. He was enlisted by W.T. Baylis for a three year term. Eli 's military record reflects s...

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Named for Confederate Lucius Quintus Cincinnatus Lamar, II, the county was created in 1904.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communites

  • Arnold Line
  • Baxterville
  • Bellevue
  • Hattiesburg (part)
  • Lumberton (part)
  • Oak Grove
  • Oloh
  • Purvis (County Seat)
  • Sumrall
  • West Hattiesburg



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