The Notorious Mississippi Family You Won’t Learn About In History Books

The story of Sullivan’s Hollow is an interesting one to say the least. Local legends, the Sullivans, are by far one of the most notorious families in Mississippi’s history. The land they once inhabited is still alive with the tales of the family and their way of life, which was comparable to that of the Wild West.

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Lastly, a special thanks to Brad Sharp for providing the pictures used in this article. Brad is currently working on a documentary film about the area. He has launched a GoFundMe campaign to help raise funds to complete the project. For more information about the project and how you can help, visit the Sullivan’s Hollow Documentary Facebook Page.