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Chickasaw County, Mississippi
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Chickasaw County, Mississippi Facts

When was Chickasaw County, MS Created?
Chickasaw County was established on February 9, 1836 from Monroe County and  and Unorganized Land (Choctaw Cession of 1830).

What is the County Seat of Chickasaw County, MS?
The County Seat is located in Houston additionally, the county government website is

What counties are adjacent to Chickasaw County, MS?
Bordering Counties are Pontotoc CountyLee CountyMonroe CountyClay CountyWebster County and Calhoun County.

Chickasaw County, MS Vital Records

Where can find Chickasaw County, MS Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Chickasaw County vital records can be found at the Mississippi Department of Health which has copies of birth and death records after 1912, Marriage and a Divorce records since 1926. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Mississippi for current fees and application process.

Certified marriages may also be obtained from the Circuit Clerk Court. Certified divorce decrees may also be obtained from the Chancery Clerk Court.

Chickasaw County Health Department has birth and death records from November 1, 1912. You may go to any county health department in the State of Mississippi to obtain a certificates can be issued while you wait.

You can search online for Chickasaw County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Mississippi Birth CertificateMarriage CertificateDeath Certificate Application to mail.

Chickasaw County, MS Census Records

What Chickasaw County, MS census records are available?
Chickasaw County census records consists of Federal Census Schedules to guide in finding out about your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 18401850186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Chickasaw Co. Slave Schedules is available for 1850 & 1860. Chickasaw Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Chickasaw Co. Industry and Agriculture is available for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Chickasaw Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. You will discover free down loadable and printable census forms to aid with your research.

Chickasaw County, MS Courthouse and Government Records

Chickasaw County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the Chickasaw County Courthouse?
The below specifics denotes whatever birth, death, marriage, property, probate, and legal records are typically in Chickasaw County.

Chickasaw County, MS Societies and Family History Resources

What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Chickasaw County, MS?
A list of Chickasaw County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives.

Where can I connect with other Chickasaw County, MS Researchers through message boards and forums?

What other genealogical resources are available in Chickasaw County, MS?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to Chickasaw County. Many of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business oriented Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some require a fee. This is basically a list that has been collected or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another.

Chickasaw Co. MS Books, Newspapers & Publications

Chickasaw Co. MS Cemetery & Church Records

Chickasaw Co. MS Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Chickasaw Co. MS General and History Websites

Chickasaw Co. MS Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Chickasaw Co. MS Military Records