Walthall County, Mississippi

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Walthall-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Walthall County Courthouse]<br>PO box 351; <br>Tylertown, MS 39667<br> Phone: 601.876.3553<br><br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1914.<br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate, court and land records from 1914. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Walthall County, Mississippi page 383, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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'''1910'''--Walthall County was created 16 March 1910&nbsp;from [[Marion County, Mississippi|Marion]] and [[Pike County, Mississippi|Pike]] Counties. <br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tylertown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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*[[Lawrence County, Mississippi|Lawrence]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Mississippi|Lincoln]]
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*[[Washington Parish, Louisiana|Washington Parish, Louisiana]]
  
 
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{{Census|Mississippi}}
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]&nbsp;
  
 
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.
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Revision as of 04:25, 3 January 2013

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Walthall County Courthouse
PO box 351;
Tylertown, MS 39667
Phone: 601.876.3553

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records from 1914.
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate, court and land records from 1914. [1]

History

Parent County

1910--Walthall County was created 16 March 1910 from Marion and Pike Counties.
County seat: Tylertown [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Darbun

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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), Walthall County, Mississippi page 383, 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).