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*[http://www.msgenweb.org// The Mississippi GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
 
*[http://www.msgenweb.org// The Mississippi GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
 
*Access Genealogy: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/mississippi/ &nbsp;Mississippi Genealogy]&nbsp; has a wealth of resources.<br>
 
*Access Genealogy: [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/mississippi/ &nbsp;Mississippi Genealogy]&nbsp; has a wealth of resources.<br>
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*Research Guide:&nbsp;[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/Mississippi.pdf BYU Research Outline for Mississippi]
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Revision as of 23:09, 15 November 2010

This article is about a southern state of the United States. For other uses, see Mississippi (disambiguation).

Mississippi Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Mississippi Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
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Welcome to Mississippi,
the Magnolia State
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Most pre-statehood settlers of Mississippi came from the older Southern states along the Atlantic seaboard. Some came from New England and a few colonial French families settled in the Biloxi area. Most of the settlers, however, were of Ulster Scottish, English, and northern European ancestry. Blacks outnumbered whites in Mississippi from the middle of the nineteenth century until the middle of the twentieth. Most of the Indians were gone by the late 1830s, but there are still a few thousand Choctaws living in east central Mississippi.

Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Bainbridge | Colfax | Pickering | Sumner


Research Tools

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