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Wayne County, Mississippi

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  • Pvt. Thomas Henry Odom, (CSA) (1830 - 1913)
    Military Service: Private, Company A, 19th Texas Infantry, CSA, War for Southern Independence. Source: Confederate Graves Registry, Sons of Confederate Veterans,* Reference: Find A Grave Me...
  • Elizabeth Moody (1811 - 1880)
    Elizabeth (Perritt) Moody (abt. 1810 - 1880) Elizabeth Moody formerly Perritt Born about 1810 in Marion County, South Carolina Ancestors Daughter of David Lewis Perritt and Sarah W (Bryant) Perritt Sis...
  • Gadi Moody (1806 - 1880)
  • Stephen Gardner (1876 - 1912)
  • Alfred Burton Boutwell (1834 - 1881)

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wayne County, Mississippi.

One of Mississippi's first counties, Wayne County was founded in 1809 and was named for US Army general Anthony Wayne. It is located along the Alabama border in southeastern Mississippi.

Adjacent Counties

Cities, Towns & Communities

  • Buckatunna
  • Clara
  • Eret
  • Eucutta
  • Matherville
  • State Line
  • Waynesboro (County Seat)
  • Winchester



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