Tallahatchie County, Mississippi Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
m
(Tallahatchie MS)
Line 5: Line 5:
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Tallahatchie County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Tallahatchie County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg]] Tallahatchie County; PO Box Drawer 350; Charleston, MS 38921; Ph. 662.647.5551 Details: (Clk Cir Ct has m rec from 1909; Clk Chan Ct has div & pro rec from 1909 & land rec from 1858)
+
[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/MS_Tallahatchie.htm [[Image:Tallahatchie County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]Tallahatchie County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box Drawer 350; <br>Charleston, MS 38921<br> Phone: 662.647.5551&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1909; <br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce and probate records from 1909 &amp; land records from 1858<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tallahatchie County, Mississippi page 383, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 14:55, 8 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png  Mississippi  Gotoarrow.png  Tallahatchie County

Contents

County Courthouse

Tallahatchie County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg
Tallahatchie County Courthouse
 PO Box Drawer 350;
Charleston, MS 38921
Phone: 662.647.5551 

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1909;
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce and probate records from 1909 & land records from 1858[1]

History

Parent County

1833--Tallahatchie County was created 23 December 1833 from the Choctaw Cession.
County seat: Charleston [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tallahatchie 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 Tallahatchie County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company D - Tillatoba Grays
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company I - Eskridge’s Company
- 32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company F - Southern Farmers
- 11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Tallahatchie Guards Independent Cavalry

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tallahatchie County, Mississippi page 383, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=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).