Claiborne County, Mississippi Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Places / Localities
- Civil War service men from Claiborne 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 Claiborne County.
- - 10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (Old)
- Company C - Port Gibson Riflemen, aka Port Gibson Rifles
- - 10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (New)
- Company F - Port Gibson Riflemen
- - 1st Regiment, Mississippi Light Artillery
- Company K - Abbay’s Battery
- - 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]
- Company F - Claiborne Volunteers
- - 4th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company C - Magruder’s Partisan Rangers
- Company D - McLean’s Company
- - 12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
- Company H - Claiborne Guards [also listed as Co. K]
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
- "List of Counties in Tennessee," Wikipedia.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).