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'''1844'''--Issaquena County was created 23 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Mississippi|Washington]] County.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Mayersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1844'''--Issaquena County was created 23 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Mississippi|Washington]] County.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Mayersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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== Websites ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
 
*{{FHL|Mississippi%2C+Issaquena|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~msissaq2/ The Issaquena Genealogy and History Project]
 
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.courtreference.com/Issaquena-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Issaquena County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 27<br> Mayersville, MS 39113<br> Phone: 662.873.2761<br><br> Clerk Chancery Court has marriage records from 1866, <br>divorce, probate, court and land records from 1850. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Issaquena County, Mississippi page 379, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
'''1844'''--Issaquena County was created 23 January 1844&nbsp;from [[Washington County, Mississippi|Washington]] County.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Mayersville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
*[[Chicot County, Arkansas|Chicot County, Arkansas]]
 
*[[East Carroll Parish, Louisiana|East Carroll Parish, Louisiana]]
 
*[[Sharkey County, Mississippi|Sharkey]]
 
*[[Warren County, Mississippi|Warren]]
 
*[[Washington County, Mississippi|Washington]]
 
*[[Yazoo County, Mississippi|Yazoo]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
==== Census  ====
 
 
 
{{Census|Mississippi}}
 
 
 
:*'''1845''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1845 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
 
 
:*'''1866''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1866 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
 
 
:*'''1870''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1870 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
 
 
:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
 
 
==== Church Records ====
 
 
 
{{MS Church Intro}}
 
 
 
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==== Land  ====
 
 
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
 
{{MS Tax Intro}}
 
 
 
:*'''1844-1893''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
 
 
 
==== Vital Records ====
 
 
 
===== Marriage =====
 
 
 
*'''1866-1879''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 1 and 2 Index 1866-1879. Batch {{IGI|M516931}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/b/be/Igimississippij.pdf.</ref>
 
*'''1875-1882''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 3 and 4 Index 1875-1882. Batch {{IGI|M516932}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1882-1889''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 5 and 6 Index 1882-1889. Batches {{IGI|M516933}} and {{IGI|M516934}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1889-1892''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 7 and 8 Index 1889-1892. Batch {{IGI|M516935}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1892-1899''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 9 and 10 Index 1892-1899. Batches {{IGI|M516936}} and {{IGI|M748562}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1899-1907''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 11 and 12 Index 1899-1907. Batch {{IGI|M748567}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1907-1915''' - Issaquena County Marriage Books 13 and 14 Index 1907-1915. Batch {{IGI|M748564}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1915-1920''' - Issaquena County Marriage Book 15 Index 1915-1920. Batch {{IGI|M748500}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
 
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS 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.<br>  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
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Revision as of 17:56, 12 June 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Mississippi Gotoarrow.png Issaquena County

Guide to Issaquena County Mississippi genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Issaquena County Courthouse
PO Box 27
Mayersville, MS 39113
Phone: 662.873.2761

Clerk Chancery Court has marriage records from 1866, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1850. [1]

Beginning Dates for Issaquena County, Mississippi Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

1866


1850
1850

History

Parent County

1844--Issaquena County was created 23 January 1844 from Washington County.
County seat: Mayersville [2]

Boundary Changes

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church Records

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Mississippi denominations, view the Mississippi Church Records wiki page.

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
  • 1866-1879 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 1 and 2 Index 1866-1879. Batch M516931 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1875-1882 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 3 and 4 Index 1875-1882. Batch M516932 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1882-1889 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 5 and 6 Index 1882-1889. Batches M516933 and M516934 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1889-1892 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 7 and 8 Index 1889-1892. Batch M516935 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1892-1899 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 9 and 10 Index 1892-1899. Batches M516936 and M748562 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1899-1907 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 11 and 12 Index 1899-1907. Batch M748567 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1907-1915 - Issaquena County Marriage Books 13 and 14 Index 1907-1915. Batch M748564 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1915-1920 - Issaquena County Marriage Book 15 Index 1915-1920. Batch M748500 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Issaquena County, Mississippi page 379, 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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 3.7 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/b/be/Igimississippij.pdf.
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