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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1841'''--Harrison County was created&nbsp;from Hancock and Jackson County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Gulfport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1841'''--Harrison County was created 5 February 1841&nbsp;from Hancock and Jackson County.&nbsp;&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Gulfport <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 22:21, 18 October 2008

 United States> Mississippi > Harrison County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1841--Harrison County was created 5 February 1841 from Hancock and Jackson County.  County seat: Gulfport [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1916--Some records were lost.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Biloxi

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

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).