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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1809'''--Amite County was created 24 February 1809&nbsp;from Wilkinson County .&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Liberty <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1809'''--Amite County was created 24 February 1809&nbsp;from [[Wilkinson_County,_Mississippi|Wilkinson]] County .&nbsp; '''County seat:'''&nbsp; Liberty <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*[[East_Feliciana_Parish,_Louisiana|East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[Franklin_County,_Mississippi|Franklin]]
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*[[Lincoln_County,_Mississippi|Lincoln]]
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*[[Pike_County,_Mississippi|Pike]]
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*[[St._Helena_Parish,_Louisiana|St. Helena Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[Tangipahoa_Parish,_Louisiana|Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[Wilkinson_County,_Mississippi|Wilkinson]]
  
 
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Revision as of 16:40, 16 December 2008

 United States  > Mississippi > Amite County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1809--Amite County was created 24 February 1809 from Wilkinson County .  County seat:  Liberty [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

LDS Cemetery Records
US Vol. 5 page 215 - Bethel baptist Cemetery

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Liberty

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).