in 1821 from the Choctaw Cession of 1820.
Raymond and Jackson are the county seats.
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they have all of the records for the entire county up to 1870; at that time, the county
built another courthouse at Jackson Mississippi; Raymond Courthouse continued to keep recordss for the western 2/3 of the county, and Jackson started keeping records for the eastern 1/3 of the county."
Page 209 County Courthouse Book Second Edition
Copyright 1995 Elizabeth Petty Bentley
RAYMOND courthouse has records from 1821, land grant, will, deed, marriage,
at Raymond actually date from 1815, even though Hinds County was not formed
until 1821 after the Choctaw Sessionof 1820. The address is
,Death, Marriage & Divorce
Madison, Rankin, Copiah,
Claiborne, Warren, Yazoo
please contact the State Coordinator Ellen Pack , or the
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