Benton County, Mississippi Genealogy

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Fayette County, Tennessee|Fayette County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Hardeman County, Tennessee|Hardeman County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Marshall County, Mississippi|Marshall]]
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*[[Tippah County, Mississippi|Tippah]]
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*[[Union County, Mississippi|Union]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:10, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Benton County

Contents

County Courthouse

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).