Benton County, Mississippi

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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Benton County; Main St; PO Box 218; Ashland, MS 38603-0000; Ph. 662.224.,6300 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has div, pro & land rec from 1871
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:05, 2 August 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Benton County; Main St; PO Box 218; Ashland, MS 38603-0000; Ph. 662.224.,6300 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has div, pro & land rec from 1871

History

Parent County

1870--Benton County was created 21 July 1870 from Marshall and Tippah Counties.
County seat: Ashland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Benton County, Mississippi census records online, see: Mississippi Census.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).