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Brown's Creek, Mississippi
Welcome to Brown's Creek ...
Although we found mention of Brown's Creek during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Brown's Creek was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
While we are confident that Brown's Creek was located in Prentiss County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Brown's Creek to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Brown's Creek - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Brown's Creek, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Brown's Creek might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Brown's Creek would be found within the (662) area code.
Adding Brown's Creek to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
That's the case with Brown's Creek: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Brown's Creek on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Brown's Creek on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Brown's Creek ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Brown's Creek - they are located in Alabama, Kansas and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Brown's Creek.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/
This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021