Yalobusha County, Mississippi Genealogy
Guide to Yalobusha County Mississippi genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Yalobusha County Courthouse
PO Box 664
Water Valley, MS 38965-0664
Clerk Chancery Court, Water Valley, Miss.
has divorce, probate, court and land records.
Clerk Circuit Court Coffeyville, Miss. has marriage records.
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate and court and land records. 
1833--Yalobusha County was created 23 December 1833 from the Choctaw Cession.
County seat: Water Valley 
For tips on accessing Yalobusha County, Mississippi Genealogy census records online, see: Mississippi Census.
- Family Maps of Yalobusha County, Mississippi Genealogy (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
- Civil War service men from Yalobusha 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 Yalobusha County.
- - 1st Battalion, Mississippi Sharpshooters
- Company C - Capt. Leigh’s Independent Company
- - 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company D - Tillatoba Grays
- - 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry [became the 48th Regiment, Missippi Infantry]
- Company - Dixie Boys
- - 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]
- Company D - Dixie Boys
- - 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
- Company F - Reason’s Company
- Company I - Eskridge’s Company
- - 3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company E - Richmond’s Company
- Company F - Kennedy’s Company
- Company K - Barksdale’s Rangers
- - 19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)
- Company C - Duff Guards
- - 8th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry (formerly 19th Battalion Mississippi Cavalry (Duff's)
- Company C - Duff Guards
- 1847-1919 - Yalobusha County Marriage Books A-H Index 1847-1919 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Yalobusha County, Mississippi page 383, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/f/f2/Igimississippip.pdf.