|Alt names||Leakille||source: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS28002781|
|Located in||Leake, Mississippi, United States|
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Carthage is a city in Leake County, Mississippi. The population was 4,637 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Leake County.
Earl Williamson, a local politician in Shreveport who was a confidant of Louisiana Governors Huey Pierce Long, Jr., and Earl Kemp Long, was born in Carthage in 1903.