I found this tidbit while looking for my Abraham Jones in Newton Co., MS. Maybe it will
help someone else.
[page 38, par 2]
In that same neighborhood lived the Reynolds, McMullens, Clearman's, Mathesis,
Castles, Gilberts, Lairds, Harrises, Jones', Thames', and near Union lived
Breland, Hubbard, the Smiths, Boyds, Lewis', Gordons, Isham Daniel, an old North
Carolina merchant and postmaster at Union; Claiborne Mann, a large land and slave owner,
who married as his second wife the mother of Hon. A. G. Mayers, now judge of this
district; and the Hunters.
It is from the History of Newton Co., Mississippi, 1834-1894, Chapter 5, which is on-line
(do a google.com
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