Rankin County, MS

RANKIN COUNTY, situated in the central part of Mississippi, with Pearl river on the northwest. Area, 800 square miles. Seat of justice, Brandon. Pop. in 1830, 2,083; in 1840, 4,631; in 1850, 7,227. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Containing Unit
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    Brandon, MS City or Town
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