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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''  
  
[[Mississippi,_Tippah_County_Family_Histories_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Mississippi, Tippah County Family Histories, 1810-1941 (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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:- [[10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry ]](New)  
 
:- [[10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry ]](New)  
::Company K - Beauregard Relief
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Partisans]] [Also known as 2nd Partisan Rangers Cavalry/Ballentine’s]<br>  
::Company E - McDowell’s Company
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::Company E - McDowell’s Company  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi State Cavalry]]  
 
::Company A - Citizen Guards  
 
::Company A - Citizen Guards  
::Company K - Pettus Rangers
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::Company K - Pettus Rangers  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|2nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
::Company B – O’Connor Rifles  
 
::Company B – O’Connor Rifles  
 
::Company D – Joe Matthews  
 
::Company D – Joe Matthews  
 
::Company F – Magnolia Rifles  
 
::Company F – Magnolia Rifles  
::Company L – Liberty Guards
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::Company L – Liberty Guards  
 
:- [[3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry|3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry|3rd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]]  
::Company F - Tippah Highlanders
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::Company F - Tippah Highlanders  
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|3rd Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
::Company G - Daniel’s Company
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::Company G - Daniel’s Company  
 
:- [[7th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|7th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
:- [[7th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry|7th Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry]]  
 
::Company A - Forrest Cavalry, aka Ford’s Company  
 
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::Company H - Wheeler’s Company, aka Polk’s/Park’s Company  
 
::Company H - Wheeler’s Company, aka Polk’s/Park’s Company  
 
::Company I - McKenzie’s Company, aka Young’s Company  
 
::Company I - McKenzie’s Company, aka Young’s Company  
::Company L - Garrett’s Company
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::Company L - Garrett’s Company  
 
:- [[32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
:- [[32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry|32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry]]  
 
::Company E - Hatchie Tigers
 
::Company E - Hatchie Tigers
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[[Mississippi,_Tippah_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Mississippi, Tippah County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Tippah_County,_Mississippi]]
 
[[Category:Tippah_County,_Mississippi]]

Revision as of 23:31, 23 November 2011

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

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Mississippi, Tippah County Family Histories, 1810-1941 (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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 State Cavalry
Company A - Citizen Guards
Company K - Pettus Rangers
- 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 Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
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
- 32nd Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company E - Hatchie Tigers

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

A wiki article describing an online collectons is found at:

Mississippi, Tippah County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

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).