Mississippi Genealogy. This state page of our website provides direct links to free Mississippi genealogy databases and historical titles and information found on Mississippi Genealogy, whether they exist on our site, or across the web.
Mississippi African American Genealogy
- Mississippi African American Cemeteries
- WPA Slave Narratives
Slave narratives are stories of surviving slaves told in their own words and ways. Unique, colorful, and authentic, these slave narratives provide a look at the culture of the South during slavery which heretofore had not been told.
Mississippi Census Records
Mississippi Land Records
- U.S., Bureau of Land Management Tract Books, 1820-1908
3,907 land management tract books containing official records of the land status and transactions involving surveyed public lands arranged by state and then by township and range. These books indicate who obtained the land, and include a physical description of the tract and where the land is located. The type of transaction is also recorded such as cash entry, credit entry, homesteads, patents (deeds) granted by the Federal Government, and other conveyances of title such as Indian allotments, internal improvement grants (to states), military bounty land warrants, private land claims, railroad grants, school grants, and swamp grants. Additional items of information included in the tract books are as follows: number of acres, date of sale, purchase price, land office, entry number, final Certificate of Purchase number, and notes on relinquishments and conversions.
- Arizona Land Patents online. Index.
Mississippi Military Records
- Military Records
- Mississippi Forts
List of colonial forts, trading posts, named camps, redoubts, reservations, general hospitals, national cemeteries, etc., established or erected in the United States from its earliest settlement to 1902.
- Revolutionary War Records
- Civil War Records
- Mississippi Civil War Battlefield Map
- Civil War Pensions Index Cards
Each card gives the soldier’s name, unit, the application number, the certificate number and the state from which the soldier served. In some cases, the soldier’s rank, terms of service, date of death and place of death are given. The index cards refer to pension applications of veterans who served in the U.S. Army between 1861 and 1917. The majority of the records pertain to Civil War veterans, but they also include veterans of the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection, Indian wars, and World War I.
- 12th Regiment, Mississippi Infantry
- 38 Mississippi Infantry
- World War I Records
- World War II Records
- Korean War Casualty List
- Vietnam War Casualty List
Mississippi Native American Resource Center
- Mississippi Indian Tribes
- Condition of the Mississippi Indians in 1890
- Indian Villages, Towns and Settlements of Mississippi
- Choctaw Mixed Bloods and the Advent of Removal
Choctaw Mixed Blood and the Advent of Removal: This dissertation by Samuel James Wells lists the names and families of the known mixed bloods and examines their role in tribal history, especially regarding land treaties during the Jeffersonian years preceding Removal. This dissertation includes a database of over three thousand names of known and probable mixed bloods drawn from a wide range of sources and therefore has genealogical as well as historical value.
- Michigan, Minnesota, and Mississippi Indians Wounded in Action
- Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska and Nevada Indian Honored War Dead
- Bluff Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
- McKennon Roll ~ Choctaw
- Cooper Roll ~ Choctaw
- Mississippi Land Patents – Chickasaw
- Mississippi Land Patents – Choctaw
- Identified Mississippi Choctaw ~ 1902
- Society of Mississippi Choctaw ~ 1914
- Society of Mississippi Choctaw ~ 1916
- Reeves Report ~ 1916
- Mississippi Choctaw Claims ~ 1933
- Col. William Wards Register ~ Choctaw
- Current Federally Recognized Indian Tribes by State
- List of Federally Non-Recognized Tribes
- State Recognized Tribes