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[http://www.courtreference.com/Montgomery-County-Mississippi-Courts.htm Montgomery County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 71; <br>Winona, MS 38967<br>Phone: 662.283.2333<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1871.<br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montgomery County, Mississippi page 381, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
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'''1871 - '''Montgomery County was&nbsp;organized on May 13, 1871.&nbsp; It was carved from Choctaw and Grenada counties.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Winona <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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'''1903--'''Some records were lost.
  
 
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*[[Attala County, Mississippi|Attala]]
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*[[Carroll County, Mississippi|Carroll]]
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*[[Choctaw County, Mississippi|Choctaw]]
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*[[Grenada County, Mississippi|Grenada]]
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*[[Webster County, Mississippi|Webster]]
  
 
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:*'''1884-1896''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|County Tax Rolls}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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Revision as of 04:17, 3 January 2013

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Montgomery County Courthouse
PO Box 71;
Winona, MS 38967
Phone: 662.283.2333

Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1871.
Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records. [1]

History

Parent County

1871 - Montgomery County was organized on May 13, 1871.  It was carved from Choctaw and Grenada counties.
County seat: Winona [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

1903--Some records were lost.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Montgomery 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

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Montgomery County, Mississippi page 381, 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).