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Guide to '''Panola County Mississippi genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.panolacoms.com/ Panola County Courthouse]<br>151 Public Sq; <br>Batesville, MS 38606-2220<br>Phone: 601.563.6205<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce and probate records from 1836. <br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage reocrds from 1885 and court records 1836. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Panola County, Mississippi page 381, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1886'''--Panola County was created from the the Chickasaw Cesson.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Batesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1886'''--Panola County was created 9 February 1836&nbsp;from the the Chickasaw Cesson.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Batesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Lafayette County, Mississippi|Lafayette]]
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*[[Quitman County, Mississippi|Quitman]]
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*[[Tallahatchie County, Mississippi|Tallahatchie]]
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*[[Tate County, Mississippi|Tate]]
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*[[Tunica County, Mississippi|Tunica]]
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*[[Yalobusha County, Mississippi|Yalobusha]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Mississippi}}
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:*'''1837''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1837 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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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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:*'''1853''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1853 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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===== The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  =====
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LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records
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*Batesville
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===== Episcopal  =====
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'''Holy Innocents Parish, Como'''
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*'''1881-1885''' - Holy Innocents Parish, Como, Baptism Index 1881-1885. Batch {{IGI|C714301}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1856-1895''' - Holy Innocents Parish, Como, Marriage Index 1856-1895. Batch {{IGI|M714301}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Methodist  =====
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'''Davis Chapel, Methodist Episcopal'''
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*'''1881-1920, 1940-1944''' - Davis Chapel, Methodist Episcopal Baptism Index 1881-1920, 1940-1944. Batch {{IGI|C714281}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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'''Methodist Episcopal Church, Como'''
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*'''1879-1885''' - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Baptism Index 1879-1885. Batch {{IGI|C714311}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1880-1895''' - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Marriage Index 1880-1895. Batch {{IGI|M714311}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1880-1900''' - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Death Index 1880-1900. Batch {{IGI|B714311}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*Civil War service men from Panola 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 Panola County.&nbsp;<br>
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:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]
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::Company C - Panola Cavalry
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:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)|1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)]]
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::Company E - Pleasant Mount Rifles
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>
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::Company H - Ballentine’s Guards
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::Company K - Jernigan’s Company
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]
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::Company D - Senatobia Opposers
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:- [[5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]
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::Company H - Hill’s Company
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:- [[19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)|19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)]]
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::Company H - Morris’ Company
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:- [[8th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|8th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]] (formerly 19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)
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::Company H - Morris’ Company
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:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (Old)
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::Company H - Panola Guards
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::Company I - Senatobia Invincibles, aka Invincibles
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:- [[12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]
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::Company E - Sardis Blues [also listed as Co. F]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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:*'''1832-1896''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Birth  =====
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*'''1879-1880''' - Panola County Birth Index 1879-1880. Batch {{IGI|C749877}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f2/Igimississippip.pdf.</ref>
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*'''1879-1942''' - Panola County Birth Index 1879-1942. Batch {{IGI|C714295}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1871-1917''' - Panola County Marriage Books 1-7 and Index 1823-1927 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f2/Igimississippip.pdf.</ref>
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===== Death  =====
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*'''1879-1880''' - Panola County Death Index 1879-1880. Batch {{IGI|B749878}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192848&subject_disp=Mississippi%2C+Panola&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Mississippi%2C+Panola|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Guide to Panola County Mississippi genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Panola County Courthouse
151 Public Sq;
Batesville, MS 38606-2220
Phone: 601.563.6205

Clerk Chancery Court has divorce and probate records from 1836.
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage reocrds from 1885 and court records 1836. [1]

History

Parent County

1886--Panola County was created 9 February 1836 from the the Chickasaw Cesson.
County seat: Batesville [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1886--Some records were lost.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Panola County, Mississippi census records online, see: Mississippi Census.

Church

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Batesville
Episcopal

Holy Innocents Parish, Como

  • 1881-1885 - Holy Innocents Parish, Como, Baptism Index 1881-1885. Batch C714301 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1856-1895 - Holy Innocents Parish, Como, Marriage Index 1856-1895. Batch M714301 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Methodist

Davis Chapel, Methodist Episcopal

  • 1881-1920, 1940-1944 - Davis Chapel, Methodist Episcopal Baptism Index 1881-1920, 1940-1944. Batch C714281 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Methodist Episcopal Church, Como

  • 1879-1885 - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Baptism Index 1879-1885. Batch C714311 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1880-1895 - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Marriage Index 1880-1895. Batch M714311 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1880-1900 - Methodist Episcopal Church, Como, Death Index 1880-1900. Batch B714311 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Panola 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 Panola County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company C - Panola Cavalry
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)
Company E - Pleasant Mount Rifles
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company H - Ballentine’s Guards
Company K - Jernigan’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company D - Senatobia Opposers
- 5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company H - Hill’s Company
- 19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)
Company H - Morris’ Company
- 8th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry (formerly 19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)
Company H - Morris’ Company
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Old)
Company H - Panola Guards
Company I - Senatobia Invincibles, aka Invincibles
- 12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company E - Sardis Blues [also listed as Co. F]

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1879-1880 - Panola County Birth Index 1879-1880. Batch C749877 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1879-1942 - Panola County Birth Index 1879-1942. Batch C714295 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriage
Death
  • 1879-1880 - Panola County Death Index 1879-1880. Batch B749878 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Panola 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 3.8 3.9 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f2/Igimississippip.pdf.