Alcorn County, Mississippi Genealogy

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Alcorn County, Mississippi
Map
Facts
Founded 15 April, 1870 from Tippah and Tishomingo Counties
County Seat Corinth
Courthouse


County Courthouse

Alcorn County; PO Box 112; Corinth, MS 38834-0112; Ph. 601.286.7702 details: (Clk Chan Ct has div rec from 1913; Clk Cir Ct has ct rec from 1860)

History

Parent County

1870--Alcorn County was created 15 April 1870 from Tippah and Tishomingo Counties.
County seat:  Corinth [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Alcorn County

Map showing Civil war battles in Mississippi.

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).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012)
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012)
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