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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://tunicacounty.com/portal/ Tunica County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 217; <br>Tunica, MS 38676<br> Phone: 662.363.2451<br><br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce, probate, court and land records.<br>Clerk Circuit Court has marriage records. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tunica County, Mississippi page 383, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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'''1836'''--Tunica County was created 9 February 1936&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.&nbsp;'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tunica <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1836'''--Tunica County was created 9 February 1936&nbsp;from the Chickasaw Cession.<br>'''County seat:'''&nbsp;Tunica <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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:*'''1841''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1841 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
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:*'''1880''' - {{RecordSearch|1919687|1880 State Census Returns}}, courtesy: [http://www.familysearch.org FamilySearch] - free.
  
 
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:*'''1839-1899''' - {{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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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192894&subject_disp=Mississippi%2C+Tunica&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Revision as of 04:24, 3 January 2013

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Tunica County Courthouse
PO Box 217;
Tunica, MS 38676
Phone: 662.363.2451

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

History

Parent County

1836--Tunica County was created 9 February 1936 from the Chickasaw Cession.
County seat: Tunica [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

For tips on accessing Tunica 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

  • 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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Tunica County, Mississippi page 383, 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).