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Resources and Research of Carroll County, Mississippi

Carroll County Research Resources

Here you will find additional resources to further your research on your Carroll County ancestors. If you know of a research resource not listed here, please let me know.

Carroll County Publications

If you know of any books currently available for sale about Carroll County, please let me know. Listed below are a few of the known titles of books available for sale. This is in no way a recommendation or endorsement but rather a listing of known resources for those researching the area and looking for clues of missing ancestors.

Theses books available through Pioneer Publishing Co., P.O. Box 408, Carrollton, Ms. 38917 Telephone (662) 237-6010 Please add $3.00 to below price for shipping.

Carroll Co., Ms. Estate Records, 1840-1869, w/Freedmen Apprenticeships By Betty Wiltshire Price $18.
Carroll Co., Ms. Pioneers, By Betty Wiltshire Price $27.00 (click here for lookup)
Carroll Co., Ms. Cemetery Records, By Betty Wiltshire $34.00
Carroll Co., Ms. Marriage Records 1834-1899 By Betty Wiltshire $36.00
Carroll Co., MS, Abstracts of Wills 1834-1875, Divorces 1857-1875 by Betty Couch Wiltshire

Other books available from other sources:

Carrollton Baptist Church Records
Williams Landing, Carroll Co. 1833 - 1983 a Sesquicentennial Project
Marriage Records in Carroll County Courthouse by Mrs. O.K.Gee Sr.
History of Middleton, Carroll County, Mississippi by Reecie G. Gee
Supplement to the family of Daniel and Mary McEachern of Carroll Co., MS by Sally S. Trotter
Nail family of Carroll Co. MS and descendants by H. R. Nail
The Ancestors and Descendants of Henry D. Lendermon by I. M. Boswell
Kinsfolk and relatives
Source Material for Mississippi History by the WPA 
Letters from Forest Place - a plantation family's correspondence, 1846-1881
Reconstruction in Northern Counties of MS
The Flood of '37 by Mable M. Bartlett
History of Carroll County, Mississippi by William F. Hamilton
Military Annals of Carroll County By W.F. Hamilton

Books available from the Carroll County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 330, Carrollton, Ms. 38917 
Contact phones:  662-237-9661, 662-237-4158, 662-455-1100, 662-464-5381 &

Carroll County Family History Book.   Total 850 histories with approximately 500 pictures. 
Price: $65.00 plus $5.00 per book shipping.  Book is hard-bound leatherette cover with gold tooling. 

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Carroll County


I am John Hansen, volunteer County Coordinator for Carroll County, Mississippi.  I have family lines from here and hence my interest in establishing as much information as possible on early Carroll County History.

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The Carroll County, Mississippi Genealogical and Historical Web Site was brought online in 1998, and is sponsored by the MSGenWeb Project, a part of the  USGenWeb Project.

This website has been developed to provide research and family history resources for Carroll County, Mississippi ancestry.

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