Friday, January 27, 2017

Winston County Genealogical & Historical Society Requests Assistance

The Winston Genealogical & Historical Society is preparing an update to their tombstone listing of Winston County from 1993-2015. They would like to include a section for tombstones dated before 1993 that were missed in the last book.

If you know of such tombstones, please contact the library at 662-773-3212 and leave you contact information. The Society will be back to you.

Here are are some examples of things they are looking for:

  1. A tombstone that was missed.
  2. A memorial tombstone or plaque that has been added.
  3. A military tombstone that has been added such as Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, etc..
  4. A burial site that may not have a tombstone or marker which was discovered while doing family history, such as from a Bible records, a diary, or death certificate.
Your assistance will be appreciated.