Sanford, Mississippi

Covington County

Population: 20 in 1900

Town incorporated:  

Post office: 3-7-1894 to 10-31-1959

Railroads: G&SI- IC- ICG- IC- CN


Next Town North- Pickering


G&SI Milepost 84.41

(from Gulfport)


Next Town South- Lux

1917 soil survey map


1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 









BUSINESSES (per R.G. Dun & Co.)- 

M. A. Harmon, general store 1900

John L. Sanford, sawmill & general store 1900






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