Covington County, Mississippi

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Forrest County, Mississippi|Forrest]]
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*[[Jefferson Davis County, Mississippi|Jefferson Davis]]
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*[[Jones County, Mississippi|Jones]]
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*[[Lamar County, Mississippi|Lamar]]
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*[[Simpson County, Mississippi|Simpson]]
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*[[Smith County, Mississippi|Smith]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:20, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Covington County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Covington County was created 5 February 1819 from Lawrence and Wayne Counties.
County seat:  Collins [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1904--Some records were lost.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Seminary

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).