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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1870'''--Benton County was created 21 July 1870&nbsp;from [[Marshall_County,_Mississippi|Marshall]] and [[Tippah_County,_Mississippi|Tippah]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Ashland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1870'''--Benton County was created 21 July 1870&nbsp;from [[Marshall County, Mississippi|Marshall]] and [[Tippah County, Mississippi|Tippah]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Ashland <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
*[[Fayette_County,_Tennessee|Fayette County, Tennessee]]
 
*[[Hardeman_County,_Tennessee|Hardeman County, Tennessee]]
 
*[[Marshall_County,_Mississippi|Marshall]]
 
*[[Tippah_County,_Mississippi|Tippah]]
 
*[[Union_County,_Mississippi|Union]]
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 21:00, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Benton County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1870--Benton County was created 21 July 1870 from Marshall and Tippah Counties. County seat: Ashland [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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).