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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Mississippi County''  
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:''This article is about a northeastern county of Arkansas. For other uses, see [[Mississippi (disambiguation)]]''.
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Mississippi_County,_Arkansas|Mississippi County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Mississippi County
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| county_map = Ar-mississippi.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1833
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| founded date = November 1
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| seat wl = Blytheville
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| adoption_sign = Adoption ARGenWeb
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.mcagov.com/ Mississippi County Courthouse]<br>200 W Walnut<br>Blytheville, AR 72315<br>Phone: 870.763.3212 <br><br>County Clerk has military records from 1850 <br>and probate records from 1865; Clerk Circuit Court <br>has divorce and court records from 1866 and land records<br>from 1865<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1833--'''Mississippi County was created 1 November 1833&nbsp;from [[Crittenden_County,_Arkansas|Crittenden]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Blytheville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1833--'''Mississippi County was created 1 November 1833&nbsp;from [[Crittenden County, Arkansas|Crittenden]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Blytheville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Mississippi County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Craighead County, Arkansas|Craighead]]
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*[[Crittenden County, Arkansas|Crittenden]]
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*[[Dunklin County, Missouri|Dunklin County, Missouri]]
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*[[Dyer County, Tennessee|Dyer County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Lauderdale County, Tennessee|Lauderdale County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Pemiscot County, Missouri|Pemiscot County, Missouri]]
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*[[Poinsett County, Arkansas|Poinsett]]
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*[[Shelby County, Tennessee|Shelby County, Tennessee]]
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*[[Tipton County, Tennessee|Tipton County, Tennessee]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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=== FamilyHistory Centers<br>  ===
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to Family History Centers]]
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*[[Blytheville Arkansas Family History Center|Blytheville Arkansas Family History Center]]<br>
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194606&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Mississippi&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Mississippi|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Mississippi/ MississippiCounty, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 21:45, 13 December 2012

This article is about a northeastern county of Arkansas. For other uses, see Mississippi (disambiguation).

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Mississippi County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Mississippi County
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 1, 1833
County Seat Blytheville
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Mississippi County Courthouse
200 W Walnut
Blytheville, AR 72315
Phone: 870.763.3212

County Clerk has military records from 1850
and probate records from 1865; Clerk Circuit Court
has divorce and court records from 1866 and land records
from 1865[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1833--Mississippi County was created 1 November 1833 from Crittenden County.  County seat: Blytheville [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Mississippi County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

FamilyHistory Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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