God Bless America!


Copyright © 2017
All rights reserved.


Please choose one:
  • Oktibbeha Home Page
  • Archives
  • Mississippi Archives
  • Oktibbeha County Archives
  • African American Resources
  • Death & Probate Records
  • Cemeteries
  • Census
  • County Contact Info
  • County History
  • Oktibbeha Co. Gen. Society Info
  • Volunteers/Lookups
  • Military Heritage and Rosters
  • Map of County
  • 1909 Plat Map
  • MSOktibb-List
  • Early Marriages
  • Miscellaneous
  • Native American Resources
  • Newspapers
  • Obituaries
  • Photos & Bios
  • Professional Researchers
  • Publications
  • Queries
  • Research Links
  • Resources
  • Reunions
  • Search Surnames
  • Tax Records Info
  • Towns & Communities

  • Neighboring counties:
  • Lowndes (East)
  • Clay (North)
  • Monroe (North of Clay)
  • Noxubee (South of Lowndes)


  • Miscellaneous Oktibbeha County Related Information

    According to Mattie Sink, of the MSU library and the Oktibbeha County Genealogical and Historical Society, regarding tax records for the county:
      "Normally tax records are in the Mississippi courthouses. Oktibbeha tax records were filmed by the LDS church and are available at the Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History (MDAH) on microfilm. Oddly enough, no one that I know of has ever been able to find the originals at the Tax Assessor's office or elsewhere at the Oktibbeha County Courthouse. We have no idea what happened to them.

      Available on microfilm at MDAH are:
      Combination tax roll (personal property and land), 1835-1841 Land rolls, 1853, 1866, 1883
      Personal tax rolls, 1844, 1846, 1846-1847, 1851, 1853, 1867, 1872, 1876, 1888, 1890

      Normally these reels would be available to borrow on Interlibrary loan through your local LDS church/branch library. However, I have searched the LDS Library catalog at familysearch.org and they do not show holdings for these tax records. I've used them and have the official list, so I know they are at MDAH."

    Mississippi Land Patents Oktibbeha County, at the USGenweb Archives.

    Thomas Davis Deed, April 27, 1858

    Samuel Davis Deed February 28, 1856

    Registered Physicians in Oktibbeha County in 1946, submitted by Jim Foster




    Can't find your "People"?
    Click Here

    Search
    for

    Get a Search Engine For Your Web Site

    Or Use FreeFind


    powered by FreeFind


             http://oktibbeha.msghn.org/
    Copyright © 2017. All rights reserved
    Individual submissions remain the intellectual property of their creator.

    Oktibbeha County, Mississippi Genealogy & History Network
    Hosted by , and , Co-County Directors.
    The Mississippi Genealogy & History Network
    is managed by the MSGHN Executive Council.

    Last Modified on: Thursday, 09-Dec-2010 12:49:07 MST