Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 170.
ISSAQUENA COUNTY, situated on the west boundary of Mississippi, with Mississippi river on the west, and the Yazoo on the southeast. Area, --------- square miles. Seat of justice, Tallulah. Pop. in 1850, 4,478.