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New Prospect, Mississippi
Welcome to New Prospect ...
Although we found mention of New Prospect during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how New Prospect 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 New Prospect was located in Choctaw County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added New Prospect to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of New Prospect - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with New Prospect, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that New Prospect might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that New Prospect would be found within the (662) area code.
Adding New Prospect 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 New Prospect: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for New Prospect on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named New Prospect ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named New Prospect - they are located in Alabama (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Prospect.
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This page was last modified: 26 Jan 2021