"Antique Trader, April 5, 2006
photo of white house-2 story-8 windows, 2 doors on front-probably more to house on sides but photo cuts off
pg. 14 "April 22, 2006 "The Old Homestead"
A True Mississippi Landmark
...Dr. George Augustus Sykes, a native of Va. & a graduate of the Univ. of Pa. School of Medicine, moved to Aberdeen with his two brothers, Dr. William Alfred Sykes & Rev. Simon Burr Sykes, about a decade or so after this historic city was chartered. Dr. G.A. Sykes would make an architectual & historical mark on this city with his building of The Old Hoemstead, which has been owned by 7 gegerations of his family.
The contents of this historic mansion, (many original to the home), will be offered at a once-in-a-lifetime auction on April 22, 2006 with over 700 lots... www.stevensauction.com
not my family