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Old Hickory, Mississippi
Welcome to Old Hickory ...
Although we found mention of Old Hickory during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Old Hickory 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 Old Hickory was located in Simpson County, we don't know its actual location within the county.
We've added Old Hickory to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. We would especially like to find the location of Old Hickory - knowing its coordinates, we can explore things like its relationship to neighboring communities, nearby cemeteries, etc. If you can help us with Old Hickory, please Contact Us.
Time Zone: The area where we believe that Old Hickory might be (or was) located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
We believe that Old Hickory would be found within the (601) & (769)<2> area codes.
Adding Old Hickory 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 Old Hickory: 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 Old Hickory on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Old Hickory ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Old Hickory - they are located in Arkansas, Maryland and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Old Hickory.
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021