Lamar County, Mississippi Genealogy

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Lamar County Courthouse
Town Sq; PO Box 1240
Oxford, MS 38655
Phone: 662.234.2131

Clerk Chancery Court has marriage,
divorce, probate and court records. [1]

History

Parent County

1904--Lamar County was created 19 February 1904 from Marion and Pearl River Counties.
County seat: Purvis [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1934--Some records were lost.

Places/localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lamar County, Mississippi page 380, 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).