Tishomingo County, Mississippi

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The following Civil War Battle was fought in Tishomingo County
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*April 29-June 10, 1862 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ms016.htm Corinth]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ms016.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 2 August 2012)</ref> <br>
  
 
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Revision as of 01:46, 3 August 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png  Mississippi Gotoarrow.png  Tishomingo County, Mississippi

Contents

County Courthouse

Tishomingo County; 1008 Battleground Dr; Iuka, MS 38852-1020; ph. 662.423.7010 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has div, pro, ct & land rec; Clk Cir Ct has m rec)

History

Parent County

1836--Tishomingo County was created 9 February 1836 from the Chickasaw Cession.
County seat: Iuka [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tishomingo 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 Tishomingo County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)
Company H - James Creek Volunteers
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company F - Reason’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry
Company L - Lowry’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company A – Tishomingo Riflemen
Company K – Iuka Rifles
- 6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company D - Carter’s Company
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Old)
Company A - Corinth Rifles [also listed as Co. C]
- 32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company A - Tishomingo Avengers, aka Tishomingo Rifles
Company B - W.R. Nelson Guards
Company C - Tishomingo Rebels
Company D - Lowrey Guards, aka Lowrey Rebels
Company E - Hatchie Tigers
Company F - Southern Farmers
Company G - Lowrey Invincibles
Company H - Beauregard Rifles
Company I - Johnston Avengers
Company K - Buckner Boys
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Tishomingo County

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012)