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Hancock County
Created 1812 from Mobile District
Parent of Harrison (1841) and Pearl River (1890) Counties
County Seat:  Bay St. Louis


2004

Hancock County records are held in the State office.

Hancock County Chancery Clerk
152 Main Street
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Telephone: (228) 467-5404

County Population 2000 Census - 39,100

Photo submitted by Kenneth and Jackie Rhodes



Harrison County
Created 1841 from Hancock & Jackson Counties
Parent of Stone County (1916)
County Seat:  Gulfport


Early View Old Courthouse


2004

County Courthouse 
P.O. Box CC 
Gulfport, MS 39502-0860 
Phone: (228) 865-4001 

Harrison Circuit Clerk 
P. O. Box 998 
Gulfport, MS 39502 
(228) 865-4051

County Population 2000 Census - 183,400

Top Photograph Courtesy Library Of Congress
Bottom Photo submitted by Kenneth and Jackie Rhodes


Hinds County
Created 1821 from Choctaw Cession of 1820
Parent of Copiah (1823), Yazoo 1823), and Rankin (1828) Counties
County Seat and State Capitol:  Jackson


Courthouse - Jackson
2004


State Archives - Jackson
2004


2004
Courthouse - Raymond

2004
Historical Marker in front of Raymond Courthouse
State Capitol -  Jackson
2004

Hinds County Clerk
P.O. Box 686
Jackson, MS 39205-0686
Telephone: (601) 968-6508

County Population 2000 Census - 250,500

Photos submitted by Kenneth and Jackie Rhodes



Holmes County
Created 1833 from Yazoo County
Parent of Humphreys County (1918)
County Seat:  Lexington


Early View


2004

Holmes County Chancery Clerk
P.O. Box 239
Lexington, MS 39095-0239
Telephone: (662) 834-2508

County Population 2000 Census - 21,000

Postcard (top) courtesy of USGenWeb Penny Postcard Collection
Middle Photo Submitted by Mari Byers
Bottom Photo Submitted by Jackie Rhodes



Humphreys County
Created 1918 from Holmes, Washington, Yazoo, & Sunflower Counties
County Seat:  Belzoni

Humphreys County Courthouse
P.O. Box 696
Belzoni, MS 39038
(601) 247-3065 

Humphreys Chancery Clerk
102 Castleman St
Belzoni, MS 39038-0547
Telephone: (662) 247-1740

County Population 2000 Census - 11,400

Top Photo Submitted by Betty Aron Schneider
Bottom Photo Submitted by Jackie Rhodes


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