Hinds County, MS

HINDS COUNTY, situated toward the westerly part of Mississippi, with Pearl river on the east, and Big Black river on the west. Area, 875 square miles. Seat of justice, Raymond. Pop. in 1830, 8,645; in 1840, 19,098; in 1850, 25,340. (Fanning's, 1853)
Place Unit Type
County
Containing Unit
Name Type
Clinton, MS City or Town
Jackson, MS City or Town
Mississippi Springs, MS City or Town
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