Place:Paden, Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States

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NamePaden
Alt namesPadenssource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS28012272
TypeVillage
Coordinates34.66°N 88.264°W
Located inTishomingo, Mississippi, United States
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Paden is a village in Tishomingo County, Mississippi. The population was 106 at the 2000 census.

History

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An early settler of the area, Thomas Paden, built his home here, which he called Castle Garden. The establishment was burned by Union troops during the American Civil War and the area became known as Burnt Hill. When the town was incorporated its name was changed to Paden.

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