Sunday, December 9, 2007

Society's Winter Membership Quarterly Now Being Typeset

The Winter 2007 issue of Itawamba Settlers is now being typeset and should be at the printers within a week. Mailing of this issue of the quarterly membership magazine should be mailed during January. This issue features several interesting historical articles as well as abstracts from The Itawamba County News, old probate records from the 19th Century, historic obituaries and Itawamba County biographies. The annual surname index is printed is the Winter issue.

The Itawamba Historical Society publishes Itawamba Settlers (ISSN 0737-7932), the quarterly journal of Itawamba County, Mississippi genealogy and history. This 56-page quarterly membership magazine is now in its 26th year of publication. The magazine regularly features abstracts of old county records such as wills, deeds, marriage records and other items of genealogical interest such as family histories, old photographs, family group records, church histories and so much more devoted entirely to Itawamba County, Mississippi history and genealogy.

Since Volume I, more than 6,000 pages of genealogical and historical material have been published in the quarterly membership magazine.

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