Birthplace of Oprah Winfrey, Kosciusko – Mississippi Mondays September 30, 2019

I chose the Birthplace of Oprah Winfrey, Kosciusko, Mississippi for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. I found it on https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/2682. I went looking for things in or near Kosciusko.

Official website: https://www.mississippi-umc.org/churchdetail/494048

http://www.umc.org/find-a-church/church/81114

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Buffalo-United-Methodist-Church/237066386336105

Church contact information below (the sign is near the church)

Pastor(s)

Leon Miller

Phone
(662) 289-7504 (662)516-8038

Location

3063 Attala RD 2207
HWY 12 East
Kosciusko MS 39090

Mailing Address

PO Box 1301
Kosciusko MS 39090

Service Times

Main Service Time
11:15 A.M., First & Third Sunday
School Time
10AM
Directions
From Kosciusko take highway 12 east to Oprah Winfrey road and take a left . the church will be on the left If you are headed west on highway 12 you will take the first right turn after you pass Airport road and the church will be on the left.

Abandoned Playgrounds: No listing located https://abandonedplaygrounds.com/

The Abandoned South: https://theabandonedsouth.tumblr.com/ No listing located

Asylum Projects: http://www.asylumprojects.org/ No listing located

Atlas Obscura No listing located – https://www.atlasobscura.com/

Blog Posts by Other Bloggers:

N/A

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Buffalo-United-Methodist-Church/237066386336105

Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/search/?text=Oprah+Winfrey+Birthplace

Foursquare: No listing located https://foursquare.com/

Google Maps: Google Maps Oprah Winfrey Road, Mississippi

GulfCoast.org: No listing located https://www.gulfcoast.org/

Historical Marker Database (HMDB): No listing located https://www.hmdb.org/

Inspirock: https://www.inspirock.com/united-states/kosciusko/oprah-winfreys-birthplace-a340810557

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/explore/tags/oprahwinfreybirthplace/

https://www.instagram.com/explore/locations/522922329/buffalo-united-methodist-church/

Mississippi Encyclopedia: No listing located for church or birthplace – https://mississippiencyclopedia.org/entries/oprah-winfrey/

Mississippi Hills: http://www.mississippihills.org/directory/listing/buffalo-church-and-oprah-winfrey-road

Mississippi Hometown Locator: https://mississippi.hometownlocator.com/nearby/place-details,z,39090,p,oprah%20winfrey%27s%20birthplace,i,840aabd1-ffc144fa54fd0dc6aaf9682887112d90.cfm

Mississippi Land Conservation Assistance Network: No listing located https://www.mississippilandcan.org/

The Mississippi Link: No listing located http://themississippilink.com/

Mississippi Magazine: No listing located https://www.mismag.com/

Mississippi Museums: No listing located http://mississippimuseums.org/

Mississippi Obscura: No listing located https://mississippiobscura.com/

Mississippi Today: https://mississippitoday.org/ No listing located

Mississippi Delta Top 40: No listing located  http://msdeltatop40.com/

Miss Preservation: No listing located https://misspreservation.com/

Mysterious Universe: https://mysteriousuniverse.org/ No listing located

Only In Your State: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/mississippi/18-famous-mississippians/ #8 for Oprah – No listing located for the church or birthplace

Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/search/pins/?q=Oprah%20Winfrey%20Birthplace&rs=typed

Roads and Kingdoms: No listing located https://roadsandkingdoms.com/

Roadside America:  https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/2682 (same as link above)

Road Trippers: https://maps.roadtrippers.com/us/kosciusko-ms/points-of-interest/oprah-winfreys-birthplace

Save My Place MS: No listing located http://www.savemyplacems.com/

Silly America: (No Mississippi locations at all) http://sillyamerica.com/

Southern Food and Beverage: No listing located https://sofab.fandom.com/

Southern Spaces: No listing located https://southernspaces.org/

This Is My South: No listing located https://www.thisismysouth.com/

Today in Mississippi: No listing located http://www.todayinmississippi.com/

Traveling Mom: No listing located https://www.travelingmom.com/

Trip Advisor: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g43839-d1073926-Reviews-Oprah_Winfrey_s_Birthplace-Kosciusko_Mississippi.html

TripHobo: No listing located https://www.triphobo.com/

Tripshock: No listing located  https://www.tripshock.com/

Tumblr: No listing located  https://www.tumblr.com/

Twitch channel or search: No listing located https://www.twitch.tv/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/search?q=Oprah%20Winfrey%20Birthplace&src=typed_query

Vacations Made Easy: https://www.vacationsmadeeasy.com/ No listing located

 Vimeo channel or search: No listing located https://vimeo.com/

Visit the Delta: No listing located https://visitthedelta.com/

VisitMississippi.org: No listing located  https://visitmississippi.org/

Waymarking: No listing located  http://www.waymarking.com/

Wikipedia: Nothing on the Birthplace or church

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oprah_Winfrey

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kosciusko,_Mississippi

not mentioned https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_museums_in_Mississippi

Yelp: No listing located https://www.yelp.com/

YouTube channel or search: https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Oprah+Winfrey+Birthplace (a few listed videos)

Our Visit to Oprah Winfrey Birthplace in Kosciusko, Mississippi: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CqUHAPUUmGc (about 12:44 minutes long)

Past Mississippi Mondays postshttps://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/tag/mississippi-mondays/

About ICT Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's collaborateDealspotr.com
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