Humphreys County, Mississippi

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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Humphreys County; PO Box 547; Belzoni, MS 39038; Ph. 662.247.1740 Details: (Clk Cir Ct has b & m rec; Clk Chan Ct has div, pro & land rec from 1918)
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[http://www.humphreystn.com/officials/index.html Humphreys County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 547<br> Belzoni, MS 39038<br> Phone: 662.247.1740&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has birth and marriage&nbsp;records; <br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and <br>land records from 1918<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Humphreys County, Mississippi page 379, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 16:54, 6 August 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Humphreys County Courthouse
 PO Box 547
Belzoni, MS 39038
Phone: 662.247.1740 

Clerk Circuit Court has birth and marriage records;
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and
land records from 1918[1]

History

Parent County

1918--Humphreys County was created 28 March 1918 from Holmes, Washington, Yazoo and Sunflower Counties.
County seat: Belzoni [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Humphreys 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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Humphreys County, Mississippi page 379, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).