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Mississippi

County Formation


The formation of Counties in Mississippi is an aid to researchers seeking
marriages of their ancestors. Many time you search a County and find no
marriage. With the formation of Counties the ancestor may have lived in an
parent County and fell into another County when it was created. This is a
suggestion for researchers!


MISSISSIPPI COUNTY FORMATION

The formation of Counties in Mississippi is an aid to researchers seeking marriages of their ancestors. Many time you search a County and find no marriage. With the formation of Counties the ancestor may have lived in an parent County and fell into another County when it was created. This is a suggestion for researchers!

County            Date Created     Parent County        Co. Seat

ADAMS 1799 Natchez District Natchez ALCORN 1870 Tippah, Tishomingo Corinth AMITE 1809 Wilkinson Liberty ATTALA 1833 Choctaw Cession Koscuiko BENTON 1870 Marshall, Tippah Ashland BOLIVAR 1836 Choctaw Cession Cleveland CALHOUN 1852 LaFayette, Valobusha Pittsboro CARROLL 1833 Choctaw Cession Carrolton CHICKASAW 1836 Chickasaw Cession Houston CHOCTAW 1833 Chickasaw Cession Ackerman CLAIBORNE 1802 Jefferson Port Gibson CLARKE 1833 Washington Quitman CLAY 1871 Chickasaw, Lowndes Monroe, Oktibbeha< West Point COAHOMA 1836 Chickasaw Cession Clarksdale COPIAH 1823 Hinds Hazelhurst COVINGTON 1819 Wayne, Lawrence Collins DeSOTO 1836 Indian Lands Hernando FORREST 1906 Perry Hattiesburg FRANKLIN 1809 Adams Meadsville GEORGE 1910 Greene, Jackson Lucedale GREENE 1811 Amite, Franklin Wayne Leaksville GRENADA 1870 Carroll, Choctaw Montgomery Talahatchie Warren, Wesbter Yalobusha Grenada
HANCOCK 1812 Mobile District Bay St. Louis HARRISON 1841 Hancock, Jackson Gulfport HINDS 1821 Choctaw Cessions Jackson HOLMES 1833 Yazoo Lexington HUMPHREYS 1918 Holmes, Sunflower Washington, Yazoo Belzoni
ISSAQUENA 1844 Washington Mayersville ITAWAMBA 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Fulton JACKSON 1812 Mobile District Pascagoula JASPER 1833 Indians Lands Bay Springs JEFFERSON 1799 Natchez Fayette JEFFERSON DAVIS 1906 Covington,Lawrence Prentiss JONES 1826 Covington, Wayne Ellisville KEMPER 1833 Choctaw Cessions DeKalb LAFAYETTE 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Oxford LAMAR 1904 Marion, Pearl River Purvis LAUDERDALE 1833 Choctaw Cessions Meridian LAWRENCE 1814 Marion Monticello LEAKE 1833 Choctaw Cessions Carthage LEE 1866 Itawamba, Pontotoc Tupelo LEFLORE 1871 Carroll, Sunflower Tallahatchie Greenwood LINCOLN 1870 Amite. Copiah, Franklin, Lawrence Pike Brookhaven LOWNDES 1830 Monroe Columbus MADISON 1828 Yazoo Canton MARION 1811 Amite, Franklin Wayne Columbia MARSHALL 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Holly Springs MONROE 1821 Chickasaw Cessions Aberdeen MONTGOMERY 1871 Carroll, Choctaw Winona NESHOBA 1833 Choctaw Cessions Philadelphia NEWTON 1836 Neshoba Decatur NOXUBEE 1833 Choctaw Cessions Macon OKTIBBEHA 1833 Choctaw Cessions Starksville PANOLA 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Batesville PEARL RIVER 1890 Hancock, Marion Poplarville PERRY 1820 Greene New Augusta PIKE 1815 Marion Magnolia PONTOTOC 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Pontotoc PRENTISS 1870 Tishomingo Booneville QUITMAN 1877 Coahoma, Panola Marks RANKIN 1828 Hinds Brandon SCOTT 1833 Choctaw Cessions Forest SHARKEY 1876 Issaquena, Warren Washington Rolling Fork SIMPSON 1824 Choctaw Cessions Mendenhall SMITH 1833 Choctaw Cessions Raleigh STONE 1916 Harrison Wiggins SUNFLOWER 1844 Bolivar Indianola TALLAHATCHIE 1833 Choctaw Cessions Charleston TATE 1873 DeSoto, Marshall Tunica Senatobia TIPPAH 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Ripley TISHOMINGO 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Luka TUNICA 1836 Chickasaw Cessions Tunica UNION 1870 Pontotoc, Tippah New Albany WALTHALL 1910 Marion, Pike Tylertown WARREN 1809 Natchez District Vicksburg WASHINGTON 1827 Warren, Yazoo Greenville WAYNE 1809 Washington Waynesboro WEBSTER 1874 Chickasaw, Choctaw Montgomery Oktibbeha Walthall WILKINSON 1802 Adams Woodsdville WINSTON 1833 Choctaw Cessions Louisville YALOBUSHA 1833 Choctaw Cessions Coffeyville YAZOO 1823 Hinds Yazoo City


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