Real Estate Transfers

The GazetteDecember 7, 1904 C. J. Morton to Wm. Cooksey, 8 lots in Bernice, $220.Robt Meadows to Joe Youngblood, 13 acres land, $240.G. W. Harper Tutor to A. A. Phillips, 40 acres land, $60.A. A. Phillips to C. R. Bailey, 60 acres land, $575.P. W. Bearden to J. K. Atkinson, 1 lot in Farmervile, $402.James … Continue reading Real Estate Transfers


Court Items

The GazetteOctober 26, 1904 The past session of the district court of Union Parish was rather a heavy one as here were several cases of a serious nation to be tried. The petit jury was discharged last Saturday and the most of the present week was taken up with civil matters. The following cases were … Continue reading Court Items

Physicians in the Earliest Years of Bernice

Bernice Historical Society People and Places Physicians in the Earliest Years of Bernice Introduction:  A 1939 article on the history of Union Parish states “Dr. George Carroll was the first physician to take up residence in Bernice.  He was shortly followed by Doctors Dendy and Garland.” The census of 1900 ( the first taken in … Continue reading Physicians in the Earliest Years of Bernice