Pearl River County, Mississippi Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(online taxation records)
(<br> {{MSDC}})
(7 intermediate revisions by 3 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Mississippi-stub}}  
+
{{Mississippi-stub}}  
  
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Mississippi]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Pearl River County, Mississippi|Pearl River County]]''
+
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Mississippi]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Pearl_River_County,_Mississippi|Pearl River County]]''  
 +
 
 +
<br>
 +
 
 +
{{MSDC}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 +
 +
[http://www.pearlrivercounty.net/ Pearl River County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 431; <br>Poplarville, MS 39470<br>Phone: 601.795.2237<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1890. <br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pearl River County, Mississippi page 381, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
Line 35: Line 41:
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
 +
 +
{{Census|Mississippi}}
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
Line 54: Line 62:
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
:*'''1890-1900''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|Territorial Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
+
:*'''1890-1900''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
Line 72: Line 80:
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
{{Mississippi|Mississippi}} <references />
+
<references />
 +
 
 +
{{Mississippi|Mississippi}}  
  
[[Category:Mississippi counties]]
+
[[Category:Mississippi_counties]]

Revision as of 04:20, 3 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png  Mississippi Gotoarrow.png  Pearl River County


Hand and keyboard.jpg Mississippi
Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Pearl River County Courthouse
PO Box 431;
Poplarville, MS 39470
Phone: 601.795.2237

Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and court records from 1890.
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records. [1]

History

Parent County

1890--Pearl River was created 22 February 1890 from Hancock and Marion Counties.
County seat: Poplarville [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Pearl River 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


References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pearl River 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).