Lamar County, Mississippi Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Lamar County; Town Sq; PO Box 1240; Oxford, MS 38655; Ph. 662.234.2131 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has m, div, pro & ct rec)
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[http://www.chancery10.com/countylamar.php Lamar County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;Town Sq; PO Box 1240<br> Oxford, MS 38655<br> Phone: 662.234.2131&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has marriage, <br>divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lamar County, Mississippi page 380, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:44, 6 August 2012

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Contents

County Courthouse

Lamar County Courthouse
 Town Sq; PO Box 1240
Oxford, MS 38655
Phone: 662.234.2131 

Clerk Chancery Court has marriage,
divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1904--Lamar County was created 19 February 1904 from Marion and Pearl River Counties.
County seat: Purvis [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1934--Some records were lost.

Places/localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Lamar County, Mississippi Genealogy 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), Lamar County, Mississippi page 380, {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).