PUBLISHED RESOURCES
RELATED TO JONES COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI

Compiled by Diane Payne



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AUTHOR(S)
TITLE & PUBLICATION
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B.A.L.L. (Be Active-Live-Longer) Senior Adults Ovett Reflections : (a book about the history of Ovett as seen through the eyes of the residents) 1996. 71 pages.
Bass, Jimmy A pictorial history of Laurel, Mississippi: From the 1890's to about 1940 Laurel, Miss. (J. Bass), 1991. Includes photographs from the files at the Lauren Rogers Library.
Baucum, Pete Shows Cornelius Holmes Shows of Jones County, Mississippi: Four generations of his descendants and five of his progenitors. 1988.
Bishop, Donald E. Descendants of Bartholomew Stovall, 1665-1722: First five American generations. Stovall Family Association, 1999. Stovall Family.
Boy Scouts of America, Troop 10 Ellisville City Cemetery. 2005.
Bynum, Victoria E. The free state of Jones: Mississippi's longest civil war. Chapel Hill, N.C. University of North Carolina Press, 2001.
Collins, Vinson Allen. A story of my parents, Warren Jacob Collins and Tolitha Eboline Valentine Collins: Including their 65 years of married life together, the trials and tribulations of pioneer life in Texas and many of their descendants to the 6th generation. Livingston, TX, 1962.
Crowson, William. First Baptist Church of Ellisville : 100th Anniversary. 1982. 47 pages
Daniel, H. H. History of Jones County, Miss., Church & Cemetery, 1830-1915, index to land grants. 1979. Out of print.
Daniel, H. H. Two hundred and one years: memories and history of John Holifield family. 1972. Out of print.
Daughters of the American Revolution. Mississippi Society. Educable children, [1896], Jones County, Ellisville, Miss. Typed, 187 pages.
Daughters of the American Revolution. Mississippi Society. Marriage Records in Jones Co June 10-1882 Dec 31 1900 First Dist, Jones Co Courthouse, Ellisville, MS
Edwards Patricia & Jean Strickland. Who Married Whom: Jones County, Mississippi. 1986. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Gordon, Marie. History of the Smith Family. Daniel C. Smith of Jones County & Duncan Smith of Jasper County. Located at the Ellisville MS library.
Graves, Ralph. The First Baptist Church of SoSo. 2001. 100th Anniversary.
Hester, Pauline Lawson. Laurel and Jones County's Yesteryears: Stepping Stones to Tomorrow. 1976.
Higgs, David Wilburn. Eastman, Gardiner and Company and the Cohay Camps: A Mississippi lumber empire, 1890-1937. 1991. Thesis. Includes Jones County, Ms information.
Jones County Genealogical and Historical Organization. Jones County Mississippi: Echoes from our past. 2006. Order from the JCGHO website http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~msjcgho/
Kitchens, Mary Herrington. Our family matters and Ellisville. Ainsworth Impressions, Inc., 1989.
Knight, Thomas J. The life and activities of Captain Newton Knight: And his company and the Free State of Jones County. 1935; revised 1946. Out of print.
Payne, Cleveland Laurel: A history of the black community,1882-1962. 1990. African American History
Payne, Cleveland The Oak Park story: A cultural history, 1928-1970. 1988. African American History
Strickland, Ben & Jean. Jones County, Mississippi, Deed Book A & B, 1827-1856. 1981. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Strickland, Ben & Jean. Records of Jones County, Mississippi, Tax Rolls 1827-1841, State Census 1837, 1841, 1853. 1983. The 1837 & 1853 Jones Co. Census is transcribed on the Jones Co. MSGenWeb Project. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Confederate Records: Covington, Wayne & Jones County. 1987. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Jones Co., MS Cemeteries, Book 1 (south-county). Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822. Note: The cemetery books do not include African American Cemeteries.
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Jones Co., MS Cemeteries, Book 2 (mid-county). Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822. Note: The cemetery books do not include African American Cemeteries.
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Jones Co., MS Cemeteries, Book 3 (north-county). Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822. Note: Does not include Laurel Cemetery. Also the cemetery books do not include African American Cemeteries, except one, Shady Grove Church Cemetery
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Jones Co., MS - Laurel Newspaper Items 1902 & 1903. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822.
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Miscellanous Records of Jones County, Ms - Marks & Branks, Chancery Court, Union Vet Pensions. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Strickland, Jean & Patricia Edwards. Mississippi Masonic Death Records, 1819 - 1919. Ordering information: Strickland Books, 935 Little River 17, Ashdown Arkansas 71822
Wickham, Amy. The Sellers Family Tree. 1989.


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