Jones County, Mississippi

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'''1826'''--Jones County was created 24 January 1826&nbsp;from [[Covington_County,_Mississippi|Covington]] and [[Wayne_County,_Mississippi|Wayne]] Counties. &nbsp;'''County seat: '''Laurel <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1826'''--Jones County was created 24 January 1826&nbsp;from [[Covington County, Mississippi|Covington]] and [[Wayne County, Mississippi|Wayne]] Counties. &nbsp;'''County seat: '''Laurel <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;
 
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*[[Covington_County,_Mississippi|Covington]]
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*[[Forrest_County,_Mississippi|Forrest]]
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*[[Jasper_County,_Mississippi|Jasper]]
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*[[Perry_County,_Mississippi|Perry]]
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*[[Smith_County,_Mississippi|Smith]]
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*[[Wayne_County,_Mississippi|Wayne]]
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Revision as of 21:35, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Jones County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1826--Jones County was created 24 January 1826 from Covington and Wayne Counties.  County seat: Laurel [1] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some records have been lost.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • George's Camp

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).