Wenasoga, Mississippi

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Location of Wenasoga, Mississippi

Wenasoga is an unincorporated community in northern Alcorn County, Mississippi.[1] It is situated northwest of Corinth near the Tennessee border.

According to tradition, the community bears the name of one Wenasoga, an Indian chieftain; however there is no historical basis to support this assertion.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Wenasoga, Mississippi
  2. ^ Baca, Keith A. (2007). Native American Place Names in Mississippi. University Press of Mississippi. p. 130. ISBN 978-1-60473-483-6.

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Coordinates: 34°59′13″N 88°35′26″W / 34.98694°N 88.59056°W / 34.98694; -88.59056