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*May 12, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ms005.htm Snyder’s Bluff]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ms005.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 7 August 2012)</ref> also known as Snyder’s Mill<br>
  
 
*May 17, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ms010.htm Big Black River Bridge<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ms010.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 2 August 2012).</ref>][http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/MSmap.htm <br>]
 
*May 17, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ms010.htm Big Black River Bridge<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ms010.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 2 August 2012).</ref>][http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/MSmap.htm <br>]

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United States Gotoarrow.png  Mississippi Gotoarrow.png  Warren County

County Courthouse

Warren County; PO Box 351; Wicksburg, MS 39181-0351; Ph. 601.636.4415 Details: (Clk Chan Ct has div, pro, ct & land rec; Clk Cir Ct has m rec)

History

Parent County

1809--Warren County was created 22 December 1809 from the Natchez District.
County seat: Vicksburg [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Parker Cemetery, Vicksburg BillionGraves

Census

For tips on accessing Warren County, Mississippi Genealogy census records online, see: Mississippi Census.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Vicksburg

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
  • Civil War service men from Warren 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 Warren County.
- 10th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company F - Hill City Cadets
- 1st Regiment, Mississippi Light Artillery
Company G - Cowan’s Battery
- 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry [became the 48th Regiment, Missippi Infantry]
Company - King Cotton Guards
- 48th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry [from the 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry]
Company E - King Cotton Guards
Company G - Jefferson Davis Guards, Jeff Davis Guards, & aka Manlove’s Company
Company H - Vicksburg Volunteers
- 9th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry (New)
Company E - Vicksburg Cadets [formerly Hill City Cadets, Co. F, 10th MS Infantry]
- 12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
Company G - Vicksburg Sharpshooters [also listed as Co. E
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War Battle was fought in Warren County

Map showing Civil war battles in Mississippi.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries 

Family History Centers

Townships and Cities

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).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012)
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012).
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012)