Attala County
Mississippi Genealogy & History Network

Providence, Mississippi

Attala County, Mississippi

(submitted by and photos by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)

Providence was named for the Providence Baptist Church located in the eastern part of the county, about 11 miles east of Kosciusko. Settlement date is unknown since early records of the church were lost, but it is known that the original church was built many years prior to the Civil War.

GPS: 33.049167, -89.415000

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