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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[[Image:Attala_County_Mississippi_Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]
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== History  ==
 
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:*'''1845''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1845 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1866''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1866 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Reserves|1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Reserves]]  
 
:- [[1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Reserves|1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Reserves]]  
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::Company F - Shipp’s Company  
 
:- [[2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]] [became the 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]  
 
:- [[2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]] [became the 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]  
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::Company - Rocky Point Rifles, aka Rocky Point Rifle Company  
 
:- [[48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]  
 
:- [[48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]] [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]  
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::Company B - Rocky Point Rifles, aka Rocky Point Rifle Company  
 
:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[4th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|4th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
::Company B - Attala Yellow Jackets  
 
::Company B - Attala Yellow Jackets  
::Company K - Center Marksmen
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::Company K - Center Marksmen  
 
:- [[5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
::Company E - Love’s Company  
 
::Company E - Love’s Company  
::Company I - Turner’s Company
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::Company I - Turner’s Company  
 
:- [[11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
::Company C - Buford’s Company
 
::Company C - Buford’s Company
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==== Vital Records  ====
  
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== Societies and Libraries<br> ==
  
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==== Family History Centers ====
  
 
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Attala_County,_Mississippi]]
 
[[Category:Attala_County,_Mississippi]]

Revision as of 21:43, 5 April 2012

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

County Courthouse

Attala County Mississippi Courthouse.jpg

History

Parent County

1833--Attala County was created 23 December 1833 as part of the Choctaw Cession. County seat:  Kosciusko [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 Attala 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 Attala County. 
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry Reserves
Company F - Shipp’s Company
- 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry [became the 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]
Company - Rocky Point Rifles, aka Rocky Point Rifle Company
- 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]
Company B - Rocky Point Rifles, aka Rocky Point Rifle Company
- 4th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company B - Attala Yellow Jackets
Company K - Center Marksmen
- 5th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company E - Love’s Company
Company I - Turner’s Company
- 11th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company C - Buford’s Company

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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