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::Company G - Daniel’s Company
 
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:- [[7th Battalion, Mississippi Infantry|7th Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]]
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::Company A - Forrest Cavalry, aka Ford’s Company
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::Company B - Hovis’ Company
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::Company C - Green’s Company
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::Company D - Holcomb’s Company
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::Company E - Buncomb’s Fighting Cocks, aka Rogers’ Company
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::Company F - Duncan’s Company
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::Company G - Stancill’s Company, aka Garrett’s Company, and aka White’s    Company
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::Company H - Wheeler’s Company, aka Polk’s/Park’s Company
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::Company I - McKenzie’s Company, aka Young’s Company
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::Company L - Garrett’s Company
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====

Revision as of 18:33, 10 December 2010

Template:Mississippi-stubUnited States  > Mississippi >Tippah County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1836--Tippah County was created 9 February 1836 from the Chickasaw Cession. County seat: Ripley [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Civil War service men from Tippah 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 Tippah County. 
- 10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (New)
Company K - Beauregard Relief
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]
Company E - McDowell’s Company
- 2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company B – O’Connor Rifles
Company D – Joe Matthews
Company F – Magnolia Rifles
Company L – Liberty Guards
- 3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry
Company F - Tippah Highlanders
- 3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
Company G - Daniel’s Company
- 7th Battalion, Mississippi Infantry
Company A - Forrest Cavalry, aka Ford’s Company
Company B - Hovis’ Company
Company C - Green’s Company
Company D - Holcomb’s Company
Company E - Buncomb’s Fighting Cocks, aka Rogers’ Company
Company F - Duncan’s Company
Company G - Stancill’s Company, aka Garrett’s Company, and aka White’s Company
Company H - Wheeler’s Company, aka Polk’s/Park’s Company
Company I - McKenzie’s Company, aka Young’s Company
Company L - Garrett’s Company

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).