Noxubee County, Mississippi Genealogy

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United States Gotoarrow.png Mississippi Gotoarrow.png Noxubee County

County Courthouse

Noxubee County Courthouse
PO Box 147;
Macon, MS 39341
Phone: 662.726.4243

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage and court records from 1834
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and land records from 1834. [1]


Parent County

1833--Noxubee County was created 23 December 1833 from the Choctaw Cession.
County seat: Macon [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties




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




Local Histories



  • Civil War service men from Noxubee County served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Noxubee County. 
- 1st Battalion, Mississippi Cavalry (Miller's)
Company A - Mississippi Rifles
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company F - Darden Rangers, also the Noxubee Troopers
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company G - Noxubee Cavalry Company
- 5th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company H - Noxubee Blues
- 6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company A - Harper’s Company
- Perrin's Battalion, Mississippi State Cavalry
Company C - Metts’ Company
Company D - Perkins’ Company
Company G - Thomas’ Company
- 11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company B - Thomas’ Company
Company D - Metts’ Company
- 11th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company F - Noxubee Rifles




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Noxubee 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).