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Guide to Forrest County Mississippi genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
Forrest County Courthouse
641 Main St; PO Box 951;
Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1893 and court records from 1906.
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, land, probate and military records. 
For tips on accessing Forrest County, Mississippi census records online, see: Mississippi Census.
LDS Ward and Branch Records
- Family Maps of Forrest County, Mississippi (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
Mississippi tax records replace missing censuses and provide lists of residents during years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years. For more information see Mississippi Taxation.
- 1892-1917 - Forrest County Marriage Books 1-6A Index 1892-1917 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
- 1900-1920s - Forrest County, Mississippi Marriages. Courtesy: Melba's Southern Families - free.
- 1921-1925 - Forrest County, Mississippi Marriage Index. Arranged by: Brides | Grooms. Courtesy: MSGenWeb - free.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Forrest County Genealogy (Mississippi Genealogy)
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Forest County, Mississippi page 379, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/c/ce/Igimississippia.pdf.
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