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a. Note:   NI267777
Note:   There was a community named Gallatin, Ms. It was located about four miles west of Hazlehurst . It was formed in 1819, when two lawyers named Walter & Sanders came from Gallatin, Tennessee. They were joined by other settlers and formed a town which acquired the reputation of haveing a killin every week. In 1829, the Legislature granted Gallatin a charter and it became an incorporated municipality and county seat. From the town of Gillatin came such mean as Albert Gillatin Brown, who served as Governor fro m 1844-1848. Wiley Pope Harris, who was raised her; practiced law in Gillatin in 1839 and be came a member of Congress in 1853. Harris was the first delagate from Mississippi to the Montgomery Congress that framed the Constitution of the Confedercy and was a member of the Constitutional Convention of 1890. There was a post office at Gillatin, because in early Mississippi Newspapers, there were always lists of people having mail at that post office. is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.