Jackson 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
1812--Jackson County was created 18 December 1812 from the Mobile District. County seat: Pascagoula 
1875--Some records were lost.
- Civil War service men from Jackson 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 Jackson County.
- - 3rd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
- Company A - Live Oak Rifles
- - 7th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company A - Steede’s Company
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- "Andrew Jackson," Wikipedia.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).