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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Mississippi]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Tishomingo County, Mississippi]]''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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'''1836'''--Tishomingo County was created 9 February 1836&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Iuka <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1836'''--Tishomingo County was created 9 February 1836&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Iuka <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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:*'''1837''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1837 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1841''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1841 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1845''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1845 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)|1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)]]  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)|1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)]]  
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::Company H - James Creek Volunteers  
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>  
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::Company F - Reason’s Company  
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry]]
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry]]  
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::Company L - Lowry’s Company  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
::Company A – Tishomingo Riflemen  
 
::Company A – Tishomingo Riflemen  
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::Company K – Iuka Rifles  
 
:- [[6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
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:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (Old)  
 
:- [[9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] (Old)  
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::Company A - Corinth Rifles [also listed as Co. C]  
 
:- [[32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
::Company A - Tishomingo Avengers, aka Tishomingo Rifles  
 
::Company A - Tishomingo Avengers, aka Tishomingo Rifles  
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:*'''1837-1892''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:00, 9 April 2012

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United States Gotoarrow.png  Mississippi Gotoarrow.png  Tishomingo County, Mississippi

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Tishomingo County was created 9 February 1836 from the Chickasaw Cession.
County seat: Iuka [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tishomingo 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 Tishomingo County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Johnston's)
Company H - James Creek Volunteers
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company F - Reason’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry
Company L - Lowry’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company A – Tishomingo Riflemen
Company K – Iuka Rifles
- 6th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company D - Carter’s Company
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Old)
Company A - Corinth Rifles [also listed as Co. C]
- 32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company A - Tishomingo Avengers, aka Tishomingo Rifles
Company B - W.R. Nelson Guards
Company C - Tishomingo Rebels
Company D - Lowrey Guards, aka Lowrey Rebels
Company E - Hatchie Tigers
Company F - Southern Farmers
Company G - Lowrey Invincibles
Company H - Beauregard Rifles
Company I - Johnston Avengers
Company K - Buckner Boys

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).