Cooley, Mississippi

Smith County

Population: 

Town incorporated:  no

Post office: 4-11-1913 to 10-31-1914

Railroads: G&SI- IC- ICG- IC- CN

                  

Next Town East- Bunker Hill

 

G&SI Milepost 124.68

(from Gulfport)

 

Next Town West- Mize

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

Brieger's "Hometown Mississippi" states- "Cooley, four miles east of Mize, was established in 1912 when four Cooley brothers established a sawmill here. The mill moved in 1917 and the place became extinct."

INDUSTRY -

1916 ICC Valuation Map- ICHS Collection courtesy Tom Davidson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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