Stanton, Mississippi

Adams County

Population: 30 in 1911

Town incorporated:  no

Post office: 2-7-1884 to 10-31-1955

Railroads: NJ&C- Y&MV- IC- ICG

 

                  

Town Northeast- Cannonsburg

 

Milepost 86.4

(from Jackson)

 

Next Town Southwest- Selma

 

soil survey map

 

1964 USGS topo map

HISTORY by Tony Howe: 

Stanton was the location of a flag stop and spur on the Y&MV near the Selsertown Plantation. 

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BUSINESSES (per R. G. Dun & Co.)

Cicero Clark & Wife- general store 1911

 

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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