First Choctaw Cession History Marker

Hwy 27

A Mississippi Historical Marker on Hwy 27 North of Georgetown, MS

Photo 

First Choctaw Cession History Marker

Photo taken by Jeff Lovorn

Map 

Description 

The text on the marker reads: First Choctaw Cession Here was the upper line of Mt. Dexter Treaty grant, 1805, from which came counties of Wayne, Green, Marion, Lawrence, Pike, Covington, Perry, Jones, Lincoln, Lamar, Forrest, J.Davis, & Walthall

Update Log 

  • November 30, 2011: Added by Jeff Lovorn

Sources 

  • Jeff Lovorn - jlovo [at] aol [dot] com