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Welcome to Tishomingo County MSGenWeb! Tishomingo County was formed in 1836 out of lands of the Chickasaw Cession of 1832. It originally encompassed present-day Prentiss county and part of present-day Alcorn County. Those counties (Prentiss and Alcorn) were formed in 1870. Land and probate records are available from 1836. Marriage records date back as early as 1842 although most are post-1866. Court records are available as early as 1856. Its county seat is Iuka.

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When researching Tishomingo County please take note that the county was divided after the Civil War. If you can not locate information here please try Alcorn County and/or Prentiss County.
Please Also Visit the USGenWeb Archives for Tishomingo County. There are also some great regional resources in the state files section of the MSGenWeb Archives.
Tishomingo County Historical and Genealogical Society has some great online research materials!
Linkpendium contains many Tishomingo County resources.
Surrounding Counties: Alcorn County, MS; Itawamba County, MS; Prentiss County, MS; Colbert County, AL; Franklin County, AL; Lauderdale County, AL; Hardin County, TN
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Tishomingo County Coordinator: Jeff Kemp
State Coordinator: Jeff Kemp
Assistant State Coordinator: Ann Allen Geoghegan
Assistant State Coordinator: Denise Wells

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This site last updated: April 03, 2017 04:13 PM