Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Croatians in Mississippi

The first Croatians to arrive in the United States settled in Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, and Texas. One of the towns they established was Slavonia in George County. For additional information see:

Guide to Croatian Genealogy by Adam S. Eterovich

Croats in Louisiana and Mississippi: A Centuries Long Story by John Peter Kraljic

There is also an extensive bibliography about Croatians, including many articles dealing with those in Mississippi.

For a printed source, see:

Greenwell, O. "Slavonia, Mississippi," Mississippi Coast Historical and Genealogical Society, June 1971.

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