Asylum, Mississippi

North Jackson, Mississippi

Hinds County

Population:   in 1900

                     in 1910

                     in 1920

                     in 1940

                     in 1950

                     in 1960

Town incorporated:  no

Post office:  Asylum- 5-23-1898 to 11-7-1916

Railroads: Y&MV- IC- ICG- IC- CN

                  NOJ&GN- CStL&NO- IC- ICG- IC- CN

Next Town Northwest- Halston

Next Town North- Tougaloo

 

IC Milepost 727.2

(from Chicago)

IC Old Milepost 184.76

(from New Orleans)

Y&MV Old Milepost 1.8

(from Jackson, MS)

Y&MV New Milepost 218.2

(from Memphis, TN via Marks)

 

Next Town South- Jackson

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

INDUSTRY -

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

 

 

 

 

 

If you have any corrections or additional info, we would love to hear from you! We are always looking for additional photos, too. Find our contact info below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                     HOME                                              ABOUT  US                                              LINKS           

 

 

For more information contact Tony Howe at tonyhowe76@yahoo.com or David S. Price at dsprice46@bellsouth.net