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      The 20th U.S. State to join the Union:   10-December-1817
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Extinct Mississippi Counties:: (not linked unless noted, ):
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County Name Burbon -

Pearl -
Factual information
Organized as a Georgia County in 1785 out of disputed Yazoo lands in present day
         Mississippi; dissolved in 1788.
Active 1872-1878; later reformed as Pearl River County, Mississippi.

Genealogical/Historical Commissions, Societies and Museums:
  Please click on graphic below, " " (if present)  for the entire GHLL county "package"

(To list a local society, please contact us.)

County Name

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Amite -
Attala -

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Benton -
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Calhoun -
Carroll -
Carroll -
Chickasaw -
Clay -
Copiah -
Covington -

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DeSoto -

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Greene -
Grenada -

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Hancock -

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Issaquena -
Itawamba -

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Jackson -
Jackson -
Jefferson -
Jones -

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Lee -
Lowndes -
Lowndes -

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Marion -
Monroe -
Montgomery -

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Neshoba -
Neshoba -
Newton -
Noxubee -

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Oktibbeha -

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Pearl River -
Pontotoc -

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Smith -
Sunflower -

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Tate -
Tippah -
Tishomingo -

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Union -

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Walthall -
Warren -
Warren -
Wayne -
Wilkinson -
Winston -
Society Name and Location

Alcorn County Genealogical Society (Corinth, MS)
Amite County Historical & Genealogical Society (Liberty, MS)
Attala Historical Society (Kosciusko, MS)

West Central Missouri Genealogical Society & Library (Warrensburg, MS)
Benton County Genealogical Society (Warsaw, MS)
Bolivar County Historical Society Facebook (Hernando, MS)

Calhoun County Historical and Genealogical Society (Pittsboro, MS)
Carroll County Genealogical Association (Carrollton, MS)
Carroll County Historical Society (Carrollton, MS)
Chickasaw County Historical and Genealogical Society (Houston, MS)
Clay County Historical and Genealogical Society (West Point, MS)
Copiah County Historical & Genealogical Soc. (FaceBook) (Crystal Springs, MS)
Covington County Genealogical and Historical Society (Collins, MS)

Genealogical Society of Desoto County (Hernando, MS)

Greene County Museum & Historical Society (Leakeville, MS)
Grenada County Genealogical Society (Grenada, MS)

Hancock County Historical Society (Bay Saint Louis, MS)

Issaquena County Historical Society (Jackson, MS)
Itawamba Historical Society (Mantachie, MS)

Jackson County Historical & Genealogical Society (Pascagoula, MS)
Ocean Springs Genealogical Society (Ocean Springs, MS)
Claiborne-Jefferson County Genealogical Society (Port Gibson, MS)
Jones County Genealogical and Historical Organization (Laurel, MS)

Northeast Mississippi Historical and Genealogical Society (Tupelo, MS)
Columbus-Lowndes Genealogical Society (Columbu, MS)
Columbus and Lowndes County Historical Society (Columbu, MS)

Marion County Historical Society (Columbia, MS)
Monroe County Historical Society (Aberdeen, MS)
Winona County Historical Society & History Center (Winona, MS)

Neshoba Ancestral Group (Philadelphia, MS)
Neshoba County Historical Society (Philadelphia, MS)
Newton County Historical and Genealogical Society (Decatur, MS)
Noxubee County Historical Society (Macon, MS)

Oktibbeha County Historical & Genealogical Society (Starkville, MS)

Pearl River County Historical Society [Facebook] (Picayune, MS)
Pontotoc County Historical Society (Pontotoc, MS)

Smith County Genealogical Society (Raleigh, MS)
Sunflower County Historical Society (Indianola, MS)

Tate County Genealogical And Historical Society (Senatobia, MS)
Tippah County Historical And Genealogical Society (Ripley, MS)
Tishomingo County Historical & Genealogical Society (Iuka, MS)

Union County Historical Society & Heritage Museum (New Albany, MS)

Walthall County Historical Society (Tylertown, MS)
Vicksburg and Warren County Historical Society & Museum (Vicksburg, MS)
Vicksburg Genealogical Society (Vicksburg, MS)
Wayne County Genealogy Organization (Waynesboro, MS)
Wilkinson County Historical Society (Woodville, MS)
Winston County Genealogical & Historical Society (Louisville, MS)

— Serving multiple areas —
Genealogical Society of Central Missouri - Serving Benton, Boone and surrounding counties.
West Central Missouri Genealogical Society and Library - Serving Benton, Boone and
         surrounding counties.

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