Yalobusha County, Mississippi Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
1833--Yalobusha County was created 23 December 1833 from the Choctaw Cession. County seat: Water Valley 
- Civil War service men from Yalobusha 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 Yalobusha County.
- - 1st Battalion, Mississippi Sharpshooters
- Company C - Capt. Leigh’s Independent Company
- - 1st Regiment, Mississippi Cavalry
- Company D - Tillatoba Grays
- - 2nd Battalion, Mississippi Infantry [became the 48th Regiment, Missippi Infantry]
- Company - Dixie Boys
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).