Marshall County, Mississippi Genealogy

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1836'''--Marshall County was created 9 February 1836&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Holly Spring <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;  
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'''1836'''--Marshall County was created 9 February 1836&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.<br>'''County seat:''' Holly Spring <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;  
  
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=57060 Emery Cemetery, Byhalia] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=57060 Emery Cemetery, Byhalia] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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:*'''1841''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1841 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1845''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1845 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1866''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1866 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
 
*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
  
'''''<b>General</b>'''''
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'''''<b>General</b>'''''  
  
 
*Matthews, Paul A. ''Early Families of the Memphis Area: Profiles of 135 Families of Fayette, Shelby and Tipton Counties in Tennessee, Crittenden County, Arkansas and DeSoto and Marshall Counties in Mississippi: With Historical Time Lines and Photogrpahs of Those Counties''. Memphis, Tennessee: Descendants of Early Settlers of Shelby and Adjoining Counties, 2008. {{FHL|1511414|title-id|disp=FHL&nbsp;US/CAN&nbsp;Book 976 D2m}}.
 
*Matthews, Paul A. ''Early Families of the Memphis Area: Profiles of 135 Families of Fayette, Shelby and Tipton Counties in Tennessee, Crittenden County, Arkansas and DeSoto and Marshall Counties in Mississippi: With Historical Time Lines and Photogrpahs of Those Counties''. Memphis, Tennessee: Descendants of Early Settlers of Shelby and Adjoining Counties, 2008. {{FHL|1511414|title-id|disp=FHL&nbsp;US/CAN&nbsp;Book 976 D2m}}.
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:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)|1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)]]  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)|1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)]]  
 
::Company A - Walker Reserves  
 
::Company A - Walker Reserves  
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::Company F - Alcorn Rifles  
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>  
::Company F - Reason’s Company
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::Company F - Reason’s Company  
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
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::Company E - Richmond’s Company  
 
:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
::Company G - McKissack’s Company  
 
::Company G - McKissack’s Company  
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::Company K - Bowles’ Company, aka McEwen’s Company  
 
:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (Old)  
 
:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (Old)  
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::Company B - Home Guards  
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::Company D - Jeff Davis Rifles  
::Company F - Quitman Rifle Guards
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::Company F - Quitman Rifle Guards  
 
:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (New)  
 
:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (New)  
::Company F - Capt. Keith’s Company
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::Company F - Capt. Keith’s Company  
 
::Company K - Capt. Monroe’s Company
 
::Company K - Capt. Monroe’s Company
  
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==== Taxation  ====
 
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:*'''1836-1896''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
  
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 00:17, 6 April 2012

 United States  Gotoarrow.png Mississippi Gotoarrow.png Marshall County

Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Marshall County was created 9 February 1836 from the Chickasaw Cession.
County seat: Holly Spring [1] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Some early records are lost.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Family Histories

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]

General

  • Matthews, Paul A. Early Families of the Memphis Area: Profiles of 135 Families of Fayette, Shelby and Tipton Counties in Tennessee, Crittenden County, Arkansas and DeSoto and Marshall Counties in Mississippi: With Historical Time Lines and Photogrpahs of Those Counties. Memphis, Tennessee: Descendants of Early Settlers of Shelby and Adjoining Counties, 2008. FHL US/CAN Book 976 D2m.

Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Marshall County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Marshall County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)
Company A - Walker Reserves
Company F - Alcorn Rifles
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company F - Reason’s Company
- 3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company E - Richmond’s Company
- 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company G - McKissack’s Company
Company K - Bowles’ Company, aka McEwen’s Company
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Old)
Company B - Home Guards
Company D - Jeff Davis Rifles
Company F - Quitman Rifle Guards
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (New)
Company F - Capt. Keith’s Company
Company K - Capt. Monroe’s Company

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).