Leflore County, Mississippi

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Leflore-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Leflore County Courthouse]<br>317 W Market Street<br>PO Box 250<br>Greenwood, MS 38935<br>Phone: 662.453.6203<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage and court records. <br>Clerk Chancery Court has div and probate records<br>from 1871 and land records from 1834. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Leflore County, Mississippi page 381, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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'''1871'''--Leflore County was created from Carroll, Sunflower and Tallahatchie Counties.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Greenwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1871'''--Leflore County was created 15 March 1871&nbsp;from [[Carroll County, Mississippi|Carroll]], [[Sunflower County, Mississippi|Sunflower]] and [[Tallahatchie County, Mississippi|Tallahatchie]] Counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Greenwood <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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*[[Carroll County, Mississippi|Carroll]]
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*[[Grenada County, Mississippi|Grenada]]
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*[[Holmes County, Mississippi|Holmes]]
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*[[Humphreys County, Mississippi|Humphreys]]
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*[[Sunflower County, Mississippi|Sunflower]]
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*[[Tallahatchie County, Mississippi|Tallahatchie]]
  
 
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{{Census|Mississippi}}
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:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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:*'''1876-1898''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192814&subject_disp=Mississippi%2C+Leflore&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 04:14, 3 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Leflore County Courthouse
317 W Market Street
PO Box 250
Greenwood, MS 38935
Phone: 662.453.6203

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage and court records.
Clerk Chancery Court has div and probate records
from 1871 and land records from 1834. [1]

History

Parent County

1871--Leflore County was created 15 March 1871 from Carroll, Sunflower and Tallahatchie Counties.
County seat: Greenwood [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Leflore 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

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Leflore County, Mississippi page 381, 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).