Lamar County, Mississippi Genealogy

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'''1904'''--Lamar County was created 19 February 1904&nbsp;from Marion and Pearl River Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Purvis <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1904'''--Lamar County was created 19 February 1904&nbsp;from [[Marion_County,_Mississippi|Marion]] and [[Pearl_River_County,_Mississippi|Pearl River]] Counties.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Purvis <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*[[Covington_County,_Mississippi|Covington]]
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*[[Forrest_County,_Mississippi|Forrest]]
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*[[Jefferson_Davis_County,_Mississippi|Jefferson Davis]]
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*[[Marion_County,_Mississippi|Marion]]
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*[[Pearl_River_County,_Mississippi|Pearl River]]
  
 
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Revision as of 19:54, 17 December 2008

 United States  > Mississippi > Lamar County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1904--Lamar County was created 19 February 1904 from Marion and Pearl River Counties.  County seat: Purvis [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1934--Some records were lost.

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).