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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Lincoln-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Lincoln County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555<br>Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321<br>Phone: 601.835.3479&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate<br>and court records from 1893; Clerk District<br>Court has marriage records from 1893<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Mississippi page 381, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Lincoln-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Lincoln County Courthouse]<br>300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555<br>Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321<br>Phone: 601.835.3479<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probateand court records from 1893. <br>Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1893. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Mississippi page 381, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:39, 30 November 2012

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County Courthouse

Lincoln County Courthouse
300 S 2nd St; PO Box 555
Brookhaven, MS 39601-3321
Phone: 601.835.3479

Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probateand court records from 1893.
Clerk District Court has marriage records from 1893. [1]

History

Parent County

1870--Lincoln County was created 7 April 1870 from Franklin, Lawrence, Copiah, Pike and Amite Counties.
County seat: Brookhaven [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Redstar

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Lincoln County, Mississippi page 381, 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).