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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1812'''--Jackson County was created 18 December 1812&nbsp;from the Mobile District.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Pascagoula <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1812'''--Jackson County was created 18 December 1812&nbsp;from the Mobile District.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Pascagoula <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;
 
 
*[[George_County,_Mississippi|George]]
 
*[[Harrison_County,_Mississippi|Harrison]]
 
*[[Mobile_County,_Alabama|Mobile]]
 
*[[Stone_County,_Mississippi|Stone]]
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 21:32, 6 January 2009

 United States  > Mississippi > Jackson County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1812--Jackson County was created 18 December 1812 from the Mobile District.  County seat: Pascagoula [1] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1875--Some records were lost.

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).