Gideon Lincecum (1793-1874): Mississippi Pioneer and Man of Many Talents

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Greg O'Brien, Associate Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: Gideon Lincecum moved to Mississippi in 1818. He brought his family, which included his wife Sarah Bryan, two small children, his parents, some siblings, and a few African-American slaves. They settled initially along the Tombigbee River and helped establish the town of Columbus, Mississippi.

Additional Information

Mississippi History Now (September 2004)
Language: English
Date: 2004
19th Century, United States, Southeastern United States, History, Gideon Lincecum

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