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*Civil War service men from Tallahatchie 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 Tallahatchie County.&nbsp;<br>
 
*Civil War service men from Tallahatchie 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 Tallahatchie County.&nbsp;<br>
  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also called 2nd Partisan Rangers/Ballentine’s Regiment Mississippi Cavalry]
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::Company I - Eskridge’s Company
  
 
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Revision as of 01:57, 28 November 2010

Template:Mississippi-stub United States  > Mississippi >Tallahatchie County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1833--Tallahatchie County was created 23 December 1833 from the Choctaw Cession.  County seat: Charleston [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tallahatchie 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 Tallahatchie County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company D - Tillatoba Grays
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also called 2nd Partisan Rangers/Ballentine’s Regiment Mississippi Cavalry]
Company I - Eskridge’s Company

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).