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{{Mississippi-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Mississippi]]&nbsp;&gt; Amite County'' <br>  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Amte_County_Mississippi_Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]
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[[Image:Amte County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Amte County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg]]  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
LDS Cemetery Records<br>US Vol. 5 page 215 - Bethel baptist Cemetery <br>
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LDS Cemetery Records<br>US Vol. 5 page 215 - Bethel baptist Cemetery <br>  
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==== Census ====
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:*'''1810''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1810 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1816''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1816 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1820''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1820 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1824''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1824 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1830''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1810 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1833''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1810 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1845''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1810 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1853''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1810 Territory Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
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::Company I - Stockdale Rangers  
 
:- [[7th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|7th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[7th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|7th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
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::Company C - Amite Rifles
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==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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:*'''1810-1817''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|Territorial Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1818-1891''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers ====
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]  
 
*[[Liberty Mississippi Family History Center]]
 
*[[Liberty Mississippi Family History Center]]
  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Amite_County,_Mississippi]]
 
[[Category:Amite_County,_Mississippi]]

Revision as of 21:40, 5 April 2012

Template:Mississippi-stub United States  > Mississippi > Amite County

County Courthouse

Amte County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg

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

Census

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Liberty

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Amite 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 Amite County. 
- 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company I - Stockdale Rangers
- 7th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company C - Amite Rifles

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).