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George County, Mississippi
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George County, Mississippi Facts

When was George County, MS Created?
George County was established on March 16, 1910 from Greene County and Jackson County.

What is the County Seat of George County, MS?
The County Seat is located in Lucedale additionally, the county government website is unknown

What counties are adjacent to George County, MS?
Bordering Counties are Greene CountyMobile County, Alabama, Jackson CountyStone County and Perry County.

George County, MS Vital Records

Where can find George County, MS Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
George 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.

George 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 George 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.

George County, MS Census Records

What George County, MS census records are available?
George County census records consists of Federal Census Schedules to guide in finding out about your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1910192019301940. You will discover free down loadable and printable census forms to aid with your research.

George County, MS Courthouse and Government Records

George County Courthouse

What genealogical records can I find in the George County Courthouse?
Researchers frequently overlook the great importance of George County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of ancestry and genealogy information. Buried away in Mississippi courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Mississippi residents.

The possibilities are excellent that your forefathers have left a comprehensive document of at least a number of facets of their lives in the George County court records. Even if your forebears is not referred to in a Court case, contemplate all of the other procedures that could have lead to him or her to appear in court records. See Also Mississippi Corthouse Records Research Guide.

George County, MS Societies and Family History Resources

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

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

What other genealogical resources are available in George County, MS?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources relevant to George 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.

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George Co. MS Cemetery & Church Records

George Co. MS Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

George Co. MS General and History Websites

George Co. MS Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

George Co. MS Military Records

George Co. MS Schools & Directories