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{{Mississippi-stub}}&nbsp;''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Mississippi]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grenada County, Mississippi|Grenanda County]]''
  
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== County Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Grenada-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Grenada County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 1208<br> Grenada, MS 38902<br> Phone: 662.226.1821
  
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Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, and <br>probate records from 1870 and land records from 1835. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grenada County, Mississippi page 379, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
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'''1870'''--Grenada County was created 9 May 1870&nbsp;from [[Carroll County, Mississippi|Carroll]], [[Yalobusha County, Mississippi|Yalobusha]], [[Choctaw County, Mississippi|Choctaw]], [[Tallahatchie County, Mississippi|Tallahatchie]], [[Webster County, Mississippi|Webster]] and [[Montgomery County, Mississippi|Montgomery ]]Counties.<br>'''County seat:''' Grenada <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>&nbsp;
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Calhoun County, Mississippi|Calhoun]]
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*[[Carroll County, Mississippi|Carroll]]
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*[[Leflore County, Mississippi|Leflore]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Mississippi|Montgomery]]
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*[[Tallahatchie County, Mississippi|Tallahatchie]]
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*[[Webster County, Mississippi|Webster]]
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*[[Yalobusha County, Mississippi|Yalobusha]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Census  ====
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{{Census|Mississippi}}
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:*'''1870''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1870 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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:*'''1870-1895''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*{{FHL|Mississippi%2C+Grenada|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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== References  ==
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<references />
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[[Category:Mississippi_counties]]

Revision as of 00:24, 30 November 2012

Template:Mississippi-stub United States  Gotoarrow.png Mississippi  Gotoarrow.png Grenanda County

County Courthouse

Grenada County Courthouse
PO Box 1208
Grenada, MS 38902
Phone: 662.226.1821

Clerk Circuit Court has marriage, divorce, and
probate records from 1870 and land records from 1835. [1]

History

Parent County

1870--Grenada County was created 9 May 1870 from Carroll, Yalobusha, Choctaw, Tallahatchie, Webster and Montgomery Counties.
County seat: Grenada [2] 

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grenada County, Mississippi page 379, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).