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Calcutta Indian School, Neshoba County, Mississippi

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A transcription of Calcutta Indian School in Neshoba County, Mississippi in 1916, taken by John T. Reeves, Special Supervisor, Indian Service.

With 254 Indian children of school age, Neshoba county maintains but three separate schools for Indian youth. these schools show an aggregate enrollment of 40 pupils only, with an average attendance of 35+. Returns for the past scholastic year show:

W. W. Jimmy (Choctaw), Teacher

MalesAgeFemalesAge
Roy Hinson
Hugh Hinson
George tubby
Hinson Tubby
Milton Jimmy
Mac Jimmy
Homer Jimmy
12
8
7
8
13
12
9
Ellen Hinson
Flora Hinson
Della Hinson
15
10
5

 

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