Jefferson County MS Genealogy

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Jefferson County Records by City/Town

Cannonsburg Genealogy (24)
Church Hill Genealogy (30)
Fayette Genealogy (55)
Lorman Genealogy (23)

Red Lick Genealogy (22)
Rodney Genealogy (41)
Union Church Genealogy (24)

Overview of Jefferson County Records

  • Jefferson County was created in 1799 from the Natchez District.
  • Birth records in 1912 to the present, marriage records for 1926 to the present, and death records for 1912 can be obtained from the Mississippi State Department of Health.
  • The Jefferson County Clerk Chancery Court has marriage records starting in 1798, divorce records starting in 1860, and probate and land records starting in 1798.
  • Online indexes and images of some of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.