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Covington County was created in 1819 from Lawrence and Wayne Counties as Bainbridge County. It was named Covington in 1824. Some records were lost in 1904. County records are housed in Collins.  
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'''1819'''--Covington County was created from Lawrence and Wayne Counties as Bainbridge County. It was named Covington in 1824.  The county seat is Collins.
  
 
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Revision as of 21:06, 17 September 2008

 United States  > Mississippi > Covington County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1819--Covington County was created from Lawrence and Wayne Counties as Bainbridge County. It was named Covington in 1824.  The county seat is Collins.

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