Vicksburg

Grove St

A Mississippi History Marker at the Old Warren County Courthouse

Photo 

Vicksburg

Photo taken by Jeff Lovorn

Map 

Description 

Founded 1820 and named for the Rev. Newitt Vick. Was originally site of Spanish Ft. Nogales. Later was US Ft, McHenry. Om July 4, 1863 the city surrendered to Gen. Grant

Update Log 

  • December 31, 2011: Added by Jeff Lovorn

Sources 

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