Tallahatchie County, MSGenWeb Project, A USGenWeb Project Website Tallahatchie County, MSGenWeb Project, A USGenWeb Project Website

Tallahatchie County, MSGenWeb  - USGenWeb Project logo
Search          Home

Did you know that Tallahatchie County has 2 County seats? Yes they are, Charleston, and Sumner. Mississippi are the county seats.Tillatoba was a county seat for a while, but in 1837 the Board of Police found it necessary to abandon Tillatoba and seek another location. Charleston goes back much farther than 1837.The land around the Charleston area was opened for settlement in 1833. Information page 668 Hometown Mississippi, James Brieger

This Tallahatchie County Site is a small part of the USGenWeb Project.  A project dedicated to providing free genealogy information online for family researchers.  If you have any records, Death, Birth, Marriage, Divorce, or Military records pertaining to Tallahatchie County we would appreciate you sharing those records with us.  We will see that they are put in the proper archives.  If you have any books, cds, microfilm or other information,and would be willing to do lookups for other researchers, please contact us.

If you are interested in adopting a  Mississippi county, please contact:
Jeff Kemp- State Coordinator or
Denise Wells - Assistant State Coordinator
Ann Allen Geoghegan - Assistant State Coordinator

Do you have a question about your Tallahatchie County Ancestors?
Query Index 2000 - 2006
Archived Queries
Oct. 1996 - Dec. 1999

Queries on Rootsweb.com

Tallahatchie County Records
View or Submit a Tallahatchie biography



Links- includes links to other sites about Tallahatchie County as well as other genealogy related links..


Military Records

with links to extractions
1994 & 1998.
Census Records Physicians Transcript of License issued to:
M.D.-D.D.S.-Optometry -Veterinarians 1882-1973 
Educatable Children Tallahatchie County Mississippi References & Lookups
Government - includes list of previous County Circuit Clerks, Chancery Clerks, Tax Assessors, Superintendents of Education,  & Sheriffs. Research Aids
     Tallahatchie County Archives
     USGenWeb Archives
History of Tallahatchie County Mississippi Reunions & Notices
Tallahatchie County History Veterans
Search  all of Tallahatchie Co. MSGenWeb

Many times when our ancestors disappear from a county, they have merely moved to a neighboring county.  Sometimes they haven't moved at all but the county line moved putting them in a different county.  

Map of counties surrounding Tallahatchie Leflor County, MS Grenada County, MS Yalobusha County, MS Panola County, MS Coahoma County, MS Quitman, MS Sunflower County, MS

 Mailing Lists


If you have any suggestions, questions about this page, or have information you would like to add, please contact 


Lela Evans
Tallahatchie County Coordinator

Visitor To Tallahatchie County MSGenWeb Project Since 29 Dec '96.

Last Updated on January 25, 2015

© Copyright 1998-2015 by  Helen Arnold & Lela Evans.  All rights reserved.   This site may be freely linked to but not duplicated in any fashion without our consent.  Information from this site may be freely used by individuals doing private, family research.