Winston County, Mississippi
Index to Confederate Pensions,
1892-1895

INTRODUCTION

This page created July 5, 2003 and updated January 30, 2011.

The names listed below were copied from the index of the "Confederate Pensions 1892-1895" book located in the Chancery Clerk's vault in the Winston County Courthouse in Louisville, Mississippi. Index copied by Mary K. Johnson, Look4Whittens@yahoo.com, and Rachael White in 2002-2003.

Winston County Chancery Court, 115 S. Court Ave., Louisville, MS 39339-2935.
Telephone: 662-773-3631

The instructions at the top of each application gave this information: "No person who has heretofore received a Pension from the State can now do so without making a new Application under this form. This Application must be filed with the Chancery Clerk on or before the first Monday of September."

Form No. 1 was the "Application for indigent Soldier or Sailor of the late Confederacy, under Chapter 101, Annotated Code, 1892, and 'An Act for the relief of certain officers, soldiers, sailors, widows, and servants of the late war between the States,' approved February 19, 1892." The following questions were asked to pension applicants on Form No. 1:

Form No. 2 was the "Application for indigent Widow of deceased Soldier or Sailor of the Confederacy,under Chapter 101, Annotated Code 1892, and 'An Act for the relief of certainofficers, soldiers, sailors, widows, and servants of the late war betweenthe States,' approved July 19, 1892." The following questions were asked to pension applicants on Form No. 2:

Submitter's note: The names below are grouped by beginning letter of surname. However, they are not in alphabetical order, and some names may appear more than once. All efforts have been made to transcribe correctly, but some spelling errors have probably been made.

Name of applicant Page no.       Submitter's Note
 
A
   
Ayres, Benjamin 1  
Avery, Catherine 156  
Arrington, Nancy 177  
Arrington, M.C. 181  
Allgood, Jeptha 45  
Ayers, Benjamin 47  
Arrington, Nancy 204  
Avery, Catherine 216  
Alewine, Lang 69  
 
B
   
Boatner, M.A. 161  
Barron, Francis 164  
Byrd, Elizabeth 180  
Brooks, Joshua 60  
Boswell, C.F. 230  
 
C
   
Crowell, J.M. 13 View transcription of 1892 and 1900 applications
Coleman, Joseph 16  
Carroll, Geo M. 22  
Chappell, A.R. 228  
Cherry, Louisa 229  
 
D
   
Dalton, Mary 157  
Derasmus, Jno F 33  
Dennis, M.M. 224  
 
E
   
Eastland, Chas D. 65  
Evans, W.C. 66  
 
F
   
Ferguson, M.E. 149  
Fulcher, Daniel Morgan 11  
Fulcher, Morgan 25  
Ferguson, M.E. 192  
Foster, A.C. 59  
 
H
   
Hopkins, C.D. 12  
Hall, Mary 154, 219  
Hammill, Bettie 159  
Hyde, Caroline C. 160  
Hamill, Mrs. Mattie H. 167  
Hollow, Elisha 21  
Hickman, P.A. 26  
Hemphill, J.E. 29  
Hopkins, C.D. 42  
Hamill, Bettie E. 186  
Hamill, Mary F. 190  
Hyde, Caroline C. 191  
Hamill, Mattie H. 208  
Hatcher, Mrs. L.K. 222  
Hamilton, W.B. 51  
Hudspeth, H.H. 57  
Hudson, R.R. 61  
Harlan, Saml B. 62  
Hudspeth, T.L. 64  
 
I
   
Ivy, E.L. 49  
 
J
   
Jeffries, W.J. 7, 20  
Jones, Susannah 189  
 
K
   
Kendrick, F.L. 162  
Kemp, E.J. 182  
Kelly, B.F. 41  
Kemp, E.J. 200  
Kendrick, F.L. 223  
Kitchens, T. 70  
Kinard, Mary E. 226  
 
L
   
Liddell, Mrs. L.E. 150  
Liddell, Mrs. F.I. 157  
Long, J.N. 27  
Liddell, L.E. 188  
Leigh, Mary V. 212  
Livingston, L.A. 34  
 
M
   
Massey, William L. 3  
Metts, David W. 4  
McDonald, J.H. 10  
Manning, A.B. 15  
Miller, Mrs. E.S. 166  
Mills, Lucinda 169  
Minor, Elisabeth 175  
McMakin, Peter C. 24  
Metts, David W. 30  
McDonald, J.H. 35  
Massey, William L. 37  
Manning, A.B. 40  
Miller, L.S. 194  
Minor, Elizabeth 203  
Miller, E.J. 209  
Mills, Lucinda 17  
Mills, James 50  
Massingale, G.W. 67  
 
O
   
Otis, William Thomson 31  
Oglesby, M.E. Not listed  
 
P
   
Porter, John L. 2  
Pearson, J.H. 14  
Ponder, Arminda F. 152  
Potter, John L. 18  
Pearson, J.W. 39  
Patterson, W.J. 48  
Ponder, A.F. 184  
Peter, R. Caroline 211  
Pyle, N.H. 56  
Prisock, John S. 68  
Parks, Sallie 231  
 
Q
   
Quinn, W.B. 43  
 
R
   
Rivers, W.T. 6  
Reed, Sarah 176  
Ray, Alexander 17  
Reynolds, L.R. 44  
Reed, Sarah 202  
Reynolds, Elizabeth 227  
 
S
   
Smith, George T. 8  
Smyth, Rebecca F. 155  
Stewart, Virginna C. 165  
Shant, Louisa 168  
Shant, Mary A. 171  
Slauson, L.C. 183  
Smyth, N.J. 23  
Standard, J.C. 33  
Smith, George T. 46  
Stokes, Elizabeth A. 185  
Shaw, Mary A. 195  
Slawston, L.C. 198  
Smith, Rebecca F. 199  
Sullivan, M.E. 201  
_______, Louisa 214  
Suttle, Marsella 221  
Stalling, T.R. 55  
Smith, H.T. 63  
Savage, Elizabeth 225  
 
T
   
Taylor, Arnold 5  
Tucker, Daniel Morgan 11  
Thrasher, Mary 153  
Thrasher, Viney 172  
Tero, Louisa 174  
Thompson, Isabella C. 178  
Taylor, Aronald 36  
Thrasher, Mary 196  
Thrasher, Viney 218  
Taylor, J.A. 56  
 
V
   
Vowell, Martha 173  
Vowell, A.J. 32  
Vowell, Vineyard 34  
Vowell, Martha 213  
 
W
   
White, Nancy E. 158 (wife of Richardson White)
Whitten, Caroline 163 (wife of Pleasant Whitten)    View transcription of 1892 and 1900 applications
Woodall, Eliza Jane 170  
Ward, Tebitha T. 179  
Whites, Williams 19  
Webster, W.E. 28  
Woodall, J.J. 38  
Ward, Tebitha T. 205  
White, Nancey 206 (wife of Richardson White)
Whitten, Caroline 207  
White, Martha 215 (wife of James L. White)   View transcription of 1892 application
Webb, Sarah 220  
Watson, O.T. 32  
 
Y
   
Yarbrough, Abram 9  
Yarbrough, E.J. 193  
Yarbrough, Abraham 210  

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| The Whittens of Winston County, | A History of the Winston Guards (Co. A, 13th MS) |
| Rootsweb's Winston County, Mississippi Genealogy Page |

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