COPIAH CO, MS (made in 1823 from Hinds)
lays next to  RANKIN, SIMPSON, LAWRENCE, LINCOLN, JEFFERSON AND CLAIBORNE CO'S



SANDRA'S PAGE

JOANN'S PAGE

MELANIE’S PAGE

MARRIAGES = anyone have Bondsmen, etc? msh
B. B. Sellers Mary McKay 06 Jan 1875 Copiah
B. G. Sellers Nannie E. Martin 26 Oct 1867 Copiah
Benjamin D. Sellers Mary Jane Tullos 08 Sep 1873 Copiah
D. J. Sellers B. F. Guynes 19 Nov 1874 Copiah
D. V Sellers A. L. Young 04 Nov 1867 Copiah
Elizabeth A. Sellers James J. Rimes 11 Mar 1861 Copiah
James E. Sellers Rachel Hennington 29 Nov 1848 Copiah (ck TX
Jane Sellers Geo Rodgers 22 Oct 1869 Copiah
John I Sellers Betty McLane 10 Sep 1870 Copiah
Mary F. Sellers J. W. Shamberger 04 Sep 1856 Copiah
Matilda A. Sellers Samuel F. Burt 10 Dec 1860 Copiah
G. S. CLEMENT/ ELIZABETH HENNINGTON 21 Jun 1844 Copiah MS
HENRY J. HENNINGTON/ NANCY C. WHITTINGTON 07 Aug 1849 Copiah MS
HENRY FLOWERS/ ANN HENNINGTON 23 Nov 1837 Copiah MS
HIRAM G. FLOWERS /SENTIA ANN HENNINGTON 23 Jan 1849 Copiah MS
JAMES E. SELLERS/ RACHEL HENNINGTON 29 Nov 1848 Copiah MS
JESSE GONIN/ MARGARET HENNINGTON 19 Jul 1842 Copiah MS
JOHN HENNINGTON/ ANN CLEMENT 28 Jun 1837 Copiah MS
WILLIAM G. PIERCE/ RACHEL HENNINGTON 17 Dec 1844 Copiah MS
WILLIAM T. EVANS /NANCY S. HENNINGTON 17 Nov 1846 Copiah MS
WILLIS BARNES/ MARY M. HENNINGTON 10 May 1838 Copiah MS
ABRAM HENNINGTON /MARY BLACKARD 01 Jun 1835 Adams


1830 COPIAH CO, MS= 0 = CK LA, where James born? =0



1840 COPIAH CO, MS=

MALES and FEMALES same = U 5 ,5-10 ,10-15 ,15-20 ,20/30 ,30/40 ,40/50 ,50/60

ABRAHAM SELLERS, NO TWN, PAGE 114 =(ancestry,.com) where 1830 ?msh)
111021-01001=

male 30/40 = 1800/10

male 20/30 = 1810/20

male 20/30 = 1810/20

male 10/15= 1825/30

male 5/10 = 1830/35

male u 5 = 1835/40

female 20/30 = 1810/20

female 5/10 = 1830/35

next

JAS MORGAN
DANL SEASTRUNK? 40/50

J. G. BALL

SHEMEAN HALEY

ROBERT EVANS

SLY FLOWERS

JNO and ABRA HENNINGTON 40/50

 


BOTH names are listed. READ the original census for NEIGHBORS =

 


from Terri = Terri Leinneweber [mterril@rcn.com]
CD:  Marriage Index: AR, MS, MO, TX, 1766-1981
  
Sec III, Ch. 15, Copiah, MS.
H523  s: HENNINGTON, Rachel          SELLERS, James E            1848-Nov-29
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SELLERS, B B          MCKAY, Mary                 1875-Jan-06        
SELLERS, B G          MARTIN, Nannie E            1867-Oct-26        
SELLERS, Benjamin D   TULLOS, Mary Jane           1873-Sep-08        
SELLERS, D J          GUYNES, B F                 1874-Nov-19        
SELLERS, D V          YOUNG, A L                  1867-Nov-04        
SELLERS, Elizabeth A  RIMES, James J              1861-Mar-11        
SELLERS, James E      HENNINGTON, Rachel          1848-Nov-29        
SELLERS, Jane         RODGERS, Geo                1869-Oct-22        
SELLERS, John I       MCLANE, Betty               1870-Sep-10        
SELLERS, Mary F       SHAMBERGER, J W             1856-Sep-04        
SELLERS, Matilda A    BURT, Samuel F              1860-Dec-10   

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1850 COPIAH CO, MS Index
ABRAHAM SELLERS, page 238,
JAMES SELLERS. page 239


from Vicky McKinneylarrymck@parksbros.com
p. 238         5 Sep 1850 COPIAH CO, MS
 
Abraham Sellars     42M  planter   SC (1808) (Darlington Co, SC Abraham had wife Nancy in 1841)
but he is in Yalobusha Co.,   MS
Nancy Sellars       38F       GA (ca1815)
James "        20M  laborer  LA (looks like crossed out and MS stated? but LA in 1860,msh) (1830)still here in 1860
Mary "         18F  MS (1832 ms = where is ABRAHAM andthisfamily)ckLA
Felix "             17M       MS (ca 1833)ck1860Gallatin,IL)
Benjamin "          12M       MS  (ca 1838)still here in 1860
John "              12M       MS  (ca 1838
David "               5M      MS (ca 1845)
 
p. 239         5 Sep 1850
 
James Sellars       26M  farmer MS(ca1824)CK Williamson Co, TX)
Lovey "             22F       MS
William A. "         1M       MS
 

In the 1860 Census Benjamin Sellers was listed as living in J.E. Sellers
household  as a Common laborer when he was 22 years old. Abraham Sellars
also has to be a relative.
I hope this helps you in your research.  Thanks for sending me your info
in the mail.
Vicky McKinney

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1850 COPIAH CO, MS

JAMES SELLARS 26 MS, OWNS LAND $75,page239 (ck 1860 TX )
LOVEY 22 MS (very plainly )

WILLIAM A. 1 MS

next

WM RILEY 40 ga (where 1860?)

SARAH 35 SC

GEO F.P. 18MS

STEPHEN 13 MS

WM 5 MS

next

HENRY FLOWRS 34 NC (where 1860)

ANN E. 32 SC

close

WM MATHNEY 40 MS (where 1860)

ELIZABETH 39 SC

 

William P Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1821 South Carolina,page236
Rachel H Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1825 Michigan (i believe all the Michigan births should be MS,msh)
Sarah E Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1845 Michigan
Susannah E Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1847 Michigan
Charles W Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1849 Michigan
Henry B Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1849 Michigan
William D Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1830 Georgia
Thaddeus Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1839 Michigan
Ann Pierce Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1843 Michigan

 

1850 SLAVE CENSUS, COPIAH CO, MS

11 Female Black James Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
11 Female Black James Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
41 Male Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
30 Male Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
24 Female Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
12 Female Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
11 Male Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
7 Female Black Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
5 Female Mulatto Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
4 Female Mulatto Abram Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi

 

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1850 HENNINGTON FAMILY = (i believe all the Michigan births should be MS,msh)

Henry Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1795 South Carolina
Susannah Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1805 South Carolina
Dorcas M Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1835 Michigan
Green W Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1837 Michigan
Angeline V Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1839 Michigan
Benjamin D Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1843 Michigan
Laura J Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1846 Michigan
Sarah Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1800 Virginia
Aimey Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1800 Virginia
Richard T Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1830 Michigan
Joseph E Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1822 Michigan
Jane Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1827 Michigan
Eliza J Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1843 Michigan
Samuel T Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1845 Michigan
Levi E Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1848 Michigan
Saphronia Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1848 Michigan
John W Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1824 Michigan
Joshua S Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1833 Michigan
Ellenor O Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1815 South Carolina
James R Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1835 Michigan
John A Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1837 Michigan
Elizabeth E Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1839 Michigan
Sarah M Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1845 Michigan
Isaac Hennington Not Stated, Copiah, MS abt 1826 Michigan



1860 COPIAH CO MS =Index = (this index is okay by cdrom, msh)
S.G.SALTER, PAGE 819 =

S G Salter Not Stated, Copiah, MS 28 1831 South Carolina Male
Eliza Salter Not Stated, Copiah, MS 28 1831 South Carolina Female
Adelia Salter Not Stated, Copiah, MS 8.12 Mississippi Female


ELIZA SELLARS, PAGE 894 =

John P Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 52 1807 South Carolina Male
Eliza Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 54 1805 South Carolina Female
John W Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 22 1837 Louisiana Male
Francis Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 20 1839 Louisiana Male
Samuel Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 16 1843 Mississippi Male
Martha Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 18 1841 Louisiana Female
Mary Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 15 1844 Mississippi Female
David Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 14 1845 Mississippi Male
William Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 9 1850 Mississippi Male
Allen Street Not Stated, Copiah, MS 7 1852 Mississippi Male
Eliza Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 30 1829 Mississippi Female


JAMES K. SELLARS, PAGE 803 =
James K Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 45 1814 North Carolina Male
Mary E Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 37 1822 Virginia Female
Martha Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 15 1844 Mississippi Female
James O Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 12 1847 Mississippi Male
Francis M Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 1 1858 Mississippi Male


M.K. SELLARS, PAGE 895

M K Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 44 1815 Mississippi Male (ck Newton Co., Ms and LA)
Delilah Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 36 1823 Mississippi Female
James Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 19 1840 Mississippi Male
Matilda Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 16 1843 Mississippi Female
Margaret Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 13 1846 Mississippi Female
Ala Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 9 1850 Mississippi Female
Benjamin Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 7 1852 Mississippi Male
Abraham Sellars Not Stated, Copiah, MS 4 1855 Mississippi Male


A. SELLERS, PAGE 951 

A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 59 1800 South Carolina Male = 10 SLAVES
Nancy Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 47 1812 Georgia Female
Ben Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 22 1837 Mississippi Male
David Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 15 1844 Mississippi Male
Darkass Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 10 1849 Mississippi Female
John Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 7 1852 Mississippi Male
James Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, MS 33 1826 Louisiana Male

 

1860 COPIAH CO, MS SLAVE OWNERS CENSUS

60 Male A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi = born ca 1800
36 Male Black A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
22 Female A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
21 Unknown A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
19 Female Black A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
12 Male A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
10 Female A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
6 Male A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
3 Female A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi
1 Unknown A Sellers Not Stated, Copiah, Mississippi


CIVIL WAR = (may be more)


D. V. Sellers 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Confederate Mississippi

J. E. Sellers 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Confederate Mississippi

James E. Sellers 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Confederate Mississippi

M. K. Sellers 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Confederate Mississippi

 

 

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1870 Mortality =
A.V.SELLERS 54 AL/teacher/enterities 



1870 COPIAH CO, MS CENSUS INDEX

 

Ann L Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1845 Mississippi White Female
David V Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1846 Mississippi White Male
Delia Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1856 Mississippi Colored Female
George Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1862 Mississippi Colored Male
Hester Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1830 Mississippi Colored Female
Isaac Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1810 South Carolina Colored Male
Jordan Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1864 Mississippi Colored Male
Joseph Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1868 Mississippi Colored Male
Mary Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1858 Mississippi Colored Female
Nancy E Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1869 Mississippi White Female
Sidney Sellars Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1866 Mississippi Colored Female

 

Abraham Sellers Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1810 South Carolina White Male
Dorcas Sellers Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1852 Mississippi White Female
James Sellers Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1829 Louisiana White Male
John Sellers Townships 1 and 2 east of RR, Copiah, MS abt 1853 Mississippi White Male

Benjamine Sellers Natchez, Adams, MS abt 1830 North Carolina Colored Male


1870 COPIAH CO, MS
FROM CHERYLL

csumner [csumner1@comcast.net]
1870 Copiah Co. Mississippi Census Townships 1 & 2 west of RR Post Office:
Hazelhurst July 28 1870, pp. 167-168

14/14 SELLERS, Benj. (D. is faded/unclear) 67 m w Farmer 720 600 S.C.(ck1860Clarke)
Melind 67 Keeping House Ga.

STIGALL, Griffin 40 m w Farmer __ 100 Va.
Dorcass 26 f w Ala.
Cora L. 1 f w Miss.

15/15 SELLERS Benj. G. 26 m w Farmer 640 225 Ala. [His age is off but correct in 1880]]
Nancy 25 f w Keeping House Miss.
Flora 1 f w Miss.
Alonzo D. 3/12 born Feb. Miss

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BENJAMIN D. SELLERS Marriages:
Spouse: MARY JANE TULLOS Family
Marriage: 09 SEP 1873 , Copiah, Mississippi

Messages: Extracted marriage record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the marriage date.
Source Information: Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type: M516834 1870 - 1873 0876491 V. 1 Film NONE
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Source Information: 1880 U.S. Federal Census Place Rose Hill, Copiah,
Mississippi

B. D. SELLERS Self M Male W 77 SC Farmer SC SC
M. J. SELLERS Wife M Female W 39 MS Keeping House GA GA
Nancy J. SELLERS Dau S Female W 6 MS SC MS
L. M. SELLERS Son S Male W 3 MS SC MS
Sarah SELLERS Dau S Female W 2 MS SC MS
Telitha SELLERS Dau S Female W 1 MS SC MS
Wm. SELLERS Son S Male W 4M MS SC MS

Household: 2 dwellings away

Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation
Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
B. G. SELLERS Self M Male W 45 AL Farmer SC GA
Nancy SELLERS Wife M Female W 35 MS Keeping House MS MS
Flora SELLERS Dau S Female W 11 MS At Home AL MS
Alonzo D. SELLERS Son S Male W 9 MS AL MS
Lela J. SELLERS Dau S Female W 8 MS AL MS
Mary N. SELLERS Dau S Female W 7 MS AL MS
Balma SELLERS Dau S Female W 5 MS AL MS
Wm. SELLERS Son S Male W 1 MS AL MS
Henry BAAS Other S Male W 30 MS Farm Laborer MS MS

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This looks like the same family in Rose Hill above (on census twice?)

Source Information: 1880 U.S. Federal Census Place Beat 4, Copiah,
Mississippi
Family History Library Film 1254646 NA Film Number T9-0646 Page
Number 211C

Benjamin SELLERS Household
Name Relation Marital Status Gender Race Age Birthplace Occupation
Father's Birthplace Mother's Birthplace
Benjamin SELLERS Self M Male W 77 SC Retired Preacher MS
MS [parents birthplace error?)
Mary Jane SELLERS Wife M Female W 42 MS Keeping House GA
GA
Samantha J. SELLERS Dau S Female W 6 MS SC GA
Leonard M. SELLERS Son S Male W 3 --- --- ---
Sarah Lillian SELLERS Dau S Female W 2 --- --- ---
Talitha SELLERS Dau S Female W 1 --- --- ---

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Does anyone have more on the Wright or Benjamin on p. 23 of the 1830 Pike
Co. Ala. Census?

Thanks again.

Cheryll

 

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1880 COPIAH CO, MS =
B.D. SELLERS 77 SC (1803)
M.J. 39 MS, WIFE
NANCY J. 6 MS, DAU
L.M. 3 MS SON
SARAH 2 MS, DAU
TELITHA 1 MS, DAU
WM 1/2 MS SON

B.G. SELLERS 45M AL
NANCY 35 MS
FLORA 11 MS
ALONZO D. 9 MS (ca1871)
LELA J. 8 MS
MARY N. 7 MS
BALMA 5F MS
W 1 MS

SPANISH WAR
Sellers, James A.: Discharged in August of 1898.

1900 COPIAH CO, MS
GEORGE SELLERS 29 MS, BOTH PARENTS BORN MS
PEARLY 21 MS, BOTH PARENTS BORN MS
EMMA 1 MS, BOTH PARENTS BORN MS

1900 COPIAH CO?, MS
GEORGE  SELLERS ---   AL, BOTH PARENTS AL (believe I forgot the age)
IDA 37
FRANK 18
SALLIE 13
ALDIE 11F
TOM 9
EDDIE W. 3
WILEY  9/12

1902 a B. G. SELLERS of Copiah Co., MS signed affadavit that well acquainted with Melville C. Sellers now of Gonzales, TX , enlisted from Clark Co., MS IN 1861.

1910

B G Sellon [B G Sellers] Nancy E Mayharris, Copiah, MS abt 1834 Alabama Head
Nancy E Sellon [Nancy E Sellers] B G Mayharris, Copiah, MS abt 1846 Mississippi Wife
Baliny m Sellon [Baliny m Sellers] B G, Nancy E Mayharris, Copiah, MS abt 1876 Mississippi Daughter

Lula A Sellers Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1848 Mississippi Head
Ono h Sellers Lula A Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1884 Mississippi Son
Pear Sellers Lula A Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1884 Mississippi Daughter

John H Sellers Lena Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1878 Mississippi Head
Lena Sellers John H Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1875 Louisiana Wife
Tom Varnstran 10

WW 1

Sellers, Howard (Harvard) 24 Jun 1889 W Crystal Springs MS Copiah MS
Sellers, Joe 2 May 1889 W Simpson Co. MS Copiah MS
Sellers, John H. 22 Jun 1876 W Copiah MS
Sellers, Onah V. 16 Mar 1878 W Copiah MS, mother MRS LONE SELLERS, no address given
Sellers, William Henry Aug 1891 W Westville MS Copiah MS

1920
  John Sellon [John Sellers] Birda Dillard, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1871 Louisiana Black Head
Birda Sellon [Birda Sellers] John Dillard, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1886 Mississippi Black Wife


H S Sellers Ruby Hopewell, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1889 Mississippi White Head
Ruby Sellers H S Hopewell, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1896 Mississippi White Wife
Thelma Sellers H S, Ruby Hopewell, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1915 Mississippi White Daughter
Dorris Sellers H S, Ruby Hopewell, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1916 Mississippi White Daughter


John Huron Sellers Lena Crystal Springs, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1878 Mississippi White Head
Lena Sellers John Huron Crystal Springs, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1876 Louisiana White Wife
Mabel Sellers John Huron, Lena Crystal Springs, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1913 Mississippi White Daughter
Wilda Lou Sellers John Huron, Lena Crystal Springs, Copiah, Mississippi abt 1915 Mississippi White Daughter

 

1930

Off Sellers Crystal Springs, Copiah, MS abt 1885 Mississippi Head
Mabel Sellers Off Crystal Springs, Copiah, MS abt 1912 Daughter
Wilda Sellers Off Crystal Springs, Copiah, MS abt 1916 Daughter


C E Sellers Beat 5, Copiah, MS abt 1880 Mississippi Boarder
living with
L B Patterson 46 Carl Patterson 22 Ruberta Patterson 16

 

WW11

 

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