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Federal Mississippi census records are available to the public for the following census years: 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930. See 1790-1940 US Census Records at Ancestry.

1890 MS Census Schedules were completely destroyed by a 1921 warehouse fire with the exception of the 1890 Mississippi Veterans and Widows Schedules which are included in the 1805-1890 Mississippi Census at Ancestry. Also See A Fire Destroyed The 1890 Census & Bridging the 1890 Census Gap for more information.

Soundex code (phonetic indexes) for Federal Mississippi census records are available on microfilm for the following census years: 1880,  1900, 1910, 1920 and 1930.

Mississippi school census records were taken frequently and may be helpful in tracking your ancestors. You can learn more about these special Mississippi enumerations of educable school children 1850-1892 and 1908-1957 at Family Search and browse the images of these records online as well.

Mississippi state census records were enumerated for several years.  Genealogically speaking, these will hold the name of the head of household and number statistics for other members in the household.  They can prove helpful for filling in gaps.  Known MS state census years are 1801, 1805, 1808, 1810, 1816, 1818, 1820, 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825, 1830, 1833, 1837, 1840, 1841, 1845, 1850, 1853, 1860, and 1866.  All of these are incomplete sets of data.  Some of these are online at the Mississippi USGenWeb Census Project & are included in the 1792-1866 Mississippi State & Territorial Census Collection at AncestryAll Mississippi state census records can be viewed on microfilm or published in book form at the Mississippi Department of Archives & History.  If you are unable to visit the Archives or find them free online, many of these censuses are available at Ancestry. See 1805-1890 Mississippi Census.

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SK Publications - Mississippi

 

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1776-1935 Mississippi Marriages 

1805-1890 Mississippi Census

1850 US Census Search

1856-1970 US Dutch Christian Reformed Church Vital Records 

1890 Census -Veterans Schedules

1900 Census Online 

First Settlers of Mississippi Territory 

Mississippi Marriages to 1825 

Mississippi Statewide Database

 

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Mississippi Vital Records

Mississippi Vital Records Office

571 Stadium Dr.
PO Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215
Phone: (601) 576-7960

Fax: (601) 576-7505

Birth & Death records begin 1912.  

Marriage records begin 1926.

Marriage Records between 1926 and 1938 are kept at the county level.  You should write to the individual county to obtain a record during this time period.

Divorce records begin in 1926.  

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Mississippi Marriage Records

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at Ancestry

1776-1935 Mississippi Marriages 

1856-1970 US Dutch Christian Reformed Church Vital Records

Mississippi Marriages to 1825 

Mississippi Marriages to 1826-1850

 

at FamilySearch

1781-1913 Mississippi Probate Records

1800-1911 Mississippi Marriages

1858-1979 Tippah County Marriages

 

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1700-1723 Death Register for Old Fort Biloxi, MS

Mississippi Marriage Database

 


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Mississippi History Books

*1809-1959 Amite County Sesqui-centennial

*Mississippi, The Bayou State

   by Henry S. Foote

   Published 1891

*History of Newton County, MS


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Mississippi

(Territory: 1798.  Statehood: 1817 )


Statewide Mississippi Census Records Online

 1792-1866 Mississippi State & Territorial Census Collection at Ancestry

 1792 Spanish Census of the Natchez District of Mississippi Territory

 1805-1890 Mississippi Census at Ancestry

 1850 Federal Census Index and 1850 Census Images

 1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedules Index and Images

 1850 Federal Census Slave Schedules Index and Images

 1860 Federal Census Index

 1870 Federal Census Index and 1870 Census Images

 1880 Federal Census - Search and View the images

 1880 Federal Census Search at Family Search

1890 Veterans and Widows Census Index.  Statewide Resource.

Surnames starting with:

[A-B]   [C-D]   [E-F]   [G-H]   [I-K]   [L-M]   [N-Q]   [R-S]   [T-V]   [W-Z]   

 1900 Federal Census Index and 1900 Census Images

 1910 Federal Census Index

 1920 Federal Census Index

 1929 Census of the Mississippi Choctaw Indians

 1930 Federal Census Index at Family Search

 1940 Federal Census Index and 1940 Census Images

 Mississippi Census & Voter Lists at Ancestry

 Mississippi State Database of Census Records & Genealogy Records

 

Other MS Statewide Genealogy Records Used as Census Substitutes

 1790 List of Tobacco Growers in the Spanish Natchez District

 1835 Federal Pension List - Statewide

 1850-1892 & 1908-1957 Mississippi Enumeration of Educable School Children Images

 1917-1918 Draft Registrations - Statewide

 First Settlers of Mississippi Territory 

 Early Settlers of SW Mississippi Territory

 


MS Census Records Online by County

Prentiss County Census Records

(Formed 1870 from Tishomingo County.)

 

1856-1859 Census of Educable School Children (when Tishomingo County)

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

 


Quitman County Census Records

(Formed 1877 from Panola County & Coahoma County.)

 

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

 


Rankin County Census Records

(Formed 1828 from Hinds County.)

 

1830 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1830 Federal Census Records

1840 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

 

1850 Federal Census Index. 

Surnames starting with:

[A-F]   [G-L]   [M-R]   [S-Z]
*1850 Federal Census Records - Use with above 1850 census indexes.

 

1850 Federal Census Manufacturing Schedule at Genealogy Trails

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1890 Federal Census - Veterans and Widows Schedules for Dry Creek

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

 


Scott County Census Records

(Formed 1833 from the Choctaw Cession of 1832.)

 

1840 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1840 Federal Census Index

1840 Federal Census Records

1840 Federal Census Index & 1840 Census Records

1840 Federal Census Index & 1840 Census Records at USGenWeb Archives

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1850 Federal Census Index at MSGW

1850 Federal Census Transcription at MSGW

1850 Federal Census Records for Hillsboro

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedules

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedules at USGenWeb Archives

1870 Federal Census Index & 1870 Census Records

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedules at MSGW

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1890 Federal Census - Veterans and Widows Schedules

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

 

Other Records

1835 & 1837 Tax Assessor Lists

1835-1843 Tax Lists

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

Pioneer Families of Scott County, MS

 


Sharkey County Census Records

(Formed 1876 from Issaquena County, Warren County & Washington County.)

 

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

 


Simpson County Census Records

(Formed 1824 from the Choctaw Cession of 1820.)

 

1830 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1830 Federal Census Part 1

1830 Federal Census Part 2

1830 Federal Census Index & 1830 Census Records

1830 Federal Census Records at USGenWeb Archives

1840 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1840 Federal Census Index

 

1840 Federal Census. 

Pages:

[212-214]    [215-218]    [219-225]

 

1840 Federal Census Index & 1840 Census Records

1840 Federal Census Index & 1840 Census Records at USGenWeb Archives

1841 State Census Records

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1850 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1860 Federal Census Slave Schedule

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

Original Land Patents

Slave Narratives

 


Smith County Census Records

(Formed 1833 from the Choctaw Cession.)

 

1840 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1841 State Census Records

1850 Federal Census Surname Index by SK Publications

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames A-L

1850 Federal Census Index - Surnames M-Y

1850 Federal Census Records - Arranged by page numbers.  Use with above 1850 census indexes.

1850 Federal Census Pages 326-337

1850 Federal Census Pages 337-348

1850 Federal Census Pages 348-359

1850 Federal Census Pages 360-362

1850 Federal Census Mortality Schedule at Genealogy Trails

1860 Federal Census Mortality Schedule at Genealogy Trails

1870 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1870 Federal Census Index & 1870 Census Records

1883 Census of Pensioners at Genealogy Trails

1900 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

1910 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

1920 Federal Census Enumeration Districts, Part 1  |  Part 2

1930 Federal Census Enumeration Districts

 

Other Records

1917-1918 WWI Draft Registrations

 

 

 

 

Mississippi Census Finder Counties

Adams-Amite

Lee-Marion

Attala-Carroll

Marshall-Newton

Chickasaw-Colfax

Noxubee-Panola

Copiah-DeSoto

Pearl River-Pontotoc

Forrest-Grenada

Prentiss-Smith

Hancock-Humphreys

Stone-Tate

Issaquena-Jasper

Tippah-Walthall

Jefferson-Kemper

Warren-Yahoo

Lafayette-Leake

 

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