Anne Moody, author of A Coming of Age in Mississippi, was born in Wilkinson County in 1940. Her book is an autobiographical account of her experience growing up in South Mississippi. Published in 1969, Moody’s novel tells the story of […]
Rosemont Plantation near Woodville, Mississippi, in Wilkinson County, is the family and boyhood home of Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America 1861-1865.
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