History of Tippah County, Mississippi

the first century
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Tippah County Historical and Genealogical Society , Ripley, Miss
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Statementby Andrew Brown.
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LC ClassificationsF347.T45 B76 1976
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Paginationxii, 319 p., [29] leaves of plates :
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Open LibraryOL4879750M
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State & Local HistoryAuthor: Andrew Benjamin Brown. Tippah County is a county located on the northern border of the U.S.

state of of the census, the population Its county seat is Ripley. The name "Tippah" is derived from a Chickasaw language word meaning "cut off." It was taken from the creek of the same name that flows across much of the original county from northeast to southwest before emptying into the Congressional district: 1st.

To share your Tippah County, Mississippi genealogy or history information, send an email to [email protected] - we will be pleased to include it here.

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Andrew Brown is the author of the book, History of Tippah County, Mississippi: The First is his manuscript of the Civil War part of his book. It had to be edited for length when the book was published so what you find here is more than what was published. History Tippah County in the Civil War This is the manuscript of the Civil War section of Andrew Brown's book, History of Tippah County, Mississippi; The First Century.

Parts. Tippah County Heritage Volume I (Heritage of Tippah County, Mississippi) [Tippah County Historical and Genealogical Society] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Tippah County Heritage Volume I (Heritage of Tippah County, Mississippi)Author: Tippah County Historical and Genealogical Society.

Mississippi is covered under our "Southern" States mailing list. Founded in The name "Tippah" is a Chickasaw word meaning "cut off," and is taken from the creek of the same name that flows across much of the original county from northeast to southwest before emptying into the Tallahatchie River.

Tippah County is located in the northeast corner of the state. It is bordered by Alcorn, Benton, Union, and Prentiss Counties in Mississippi and Hardeman County, in County was established in February 9,and it is one of 10 counties created by the Chickasaw Cession.

Cover title, v. Tippah County heritage. On spine of v. Heritage of Tippah County Mississippi. Description: volumes: illustrations, map, portraits ; 32 cm: Other Titles: Tippah County heritage Heritage of Tippah County Mississippi: Responsibility: by Tippah County Historical and Genealogical Society.

Vol. 2 has title: Tippah County heritage / compiled and edited by Tommy Covington. Includes indexes. Description: 2 volumes: illustrations, portraits ; 32 cm: Other Titles: Tippah County heritage, Mississippi: Responsibility: by Tippah County Historical and Genealogical Society.

Tippah County Historical Museum, Vector. likes 2 talking about this 34 were here. A museum that exists in an old s house at Siddall Street in Ripley, MS. Contents are historical items 5/5(6). Probate records are held by the Tippah County, Mississippi Genealogy Clerk of Court and are housed at the Tippah County, Mississippi Genealogy Courthouse.

Microfilmed records can be found online at Mississippi Probate Records, See the wiki page Mississippi Probate Records for information about how to use probate records. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The history of Tippah County, Mississippi by,The Society edition, in English The history of Tippah County, Mississippi ( edition) | Open Library. Search USA Mississippi Tippah County Tippah County.

Welcome to our Tippah County family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Tippah County ancestors.

List of Mississippi Extinct Counties. Mississippi has counties that no longer exist because they were discontinued, renamed or merged with another county.

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A lot of these counties were established and disbanded within the 19th century; county borders have changed very little since These are important for genealogy research purposes. Ripley, Tippah County, Mississippi, Leave a Comment / History / By Mississippi Genealogy Ripley, the seat of justice of Tippah County, has a population of seven hundred and fifty, which ranks high for refinement, intelligence and enterprise, and is an important station of the Gulf & Chicago railroad.

Tippah County's Early Years* Tippah County is a diverse place, and at one time, incorporated an even larger area than it does now. It was organized inbut white people had lived in the area before as trappers and traded with the Chickasaw Indians in the early s.

James Adair was one of those early trappers and wrote a book about his. Tippah County Historical & Genealogical Society, Ripley, Mississippi. likes 23 talking about this 4 were here.

Our organization was founded on Decem by Bill Gurney, Don Martini, /5(8).  Preserving the history of those that came before us, for those that will come after us.

 Tippah County Historical & Genealogical Society meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at Noon at the Ripley Public Library.

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Membership Dues: $20 for Individual $30 for Couple Contact us at: [email protected] During the Civil War, Tippah County furnished large numbers of troops and military leadership for the Confederate Army.

The 2 nd Mississippi fought at Manassas in Virginia in and the 3 rd Mississippi fought at Fort Donelson. The 7 th Mississippi was formed and served with General Bedford Forrest. That same year, the courthouse was burned by Federal troops, though many valuable records. History of Tippah County, Mississippi‎ (1 C) P Pages in category "Tippah County, Mississippi" The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes. National Register of Historic Places listings in Tippah County, Mississippi. Newby lived in Tippah County for most of her life but then moved and lived in the Mississippi Delta, Alabama and Utah for several years.

Some of. 2 Aug Application for land patent in Tippah County, Mississippi Tippah County, Mississippi Census: Box, Michael 1 white male ; 1 white female Death.

Michael died intestate in according to Mississippi Supreme Court. Tippah County Development Foundation. WE FIGHT FOR EDUCATION. Learn about our elementary and high schools, college, and technical schools. Tippah County received its Chickasaw name as one of the 10 original counties formed from the Chickasaw Session of Ripley, the county seat, was named in honor of Gen.

Eleazar Wheelock Ripley, a Congressional Gold Medal holder and War of : ArcadiaPublishing. Some history of Walnut Mississippi: AFTER THE WAR OF NORTHERN AGRESSION AND DISTRUCTION The following is taken from Andrew Brown's Book, "The History of Tippah County Mississippi: the First Century." Tippah County and the surrounding area was very nearly desolate in the aftermath of the war and the "Reconstruction" that followed.

The following sites provide a wealth of information about Tippah County's population, housing, education, economy, transportation, and businesses: Census Data Data USA Income and Careers Housing Retail Profile (PDF) Economic Profile (PDF) Ports in Mississippi (PDF) Strategic Location.

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Tippah County Genealogy Records are kept by a number of different government agencies and departments in Tippah County, Mississippi. The U.S. Census Bureau maintains Genealogy Records in the form of census data. Other municipal and Mississippi State offices also maintain records that are useful for tracing lineage.

List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, Tippah County, Mississippi (Source: Internet Archive) Tippah County Military Data (Source: Genealogy Trails History Group) Civil War. Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War Tippah County (Source: FamilySearch) The 19th Mississippi Infantry Regiment.

Tippah County, Mississippi Tippah County Education, Geography, and History. Tippah County is a county located on the northern border of the state of Mississippi. Based on the census, the population Its county seat is Ripley.

The name "Tippah" is derived from a Chickasaw language word meaning "cut off.". Tippah County was founded in The city of Ripley is our county seat. The name "Tippah" is derived from a Chickasaw language word meaning "cut off", taken from the creek of the same name that flows across the county before emptying into the Tallahatchie River.

Tippah County received its Chickasaw name as one of the 10 original counties formed from the Chickasaw Session of Ripley, the county seat, was named in honor of Gen. Eleazar Wheelock Ripley, a Congressional Gold Medal holder and Brand: Arcadia Publishing SC.Tippah County Historical Museum, Vector.

likes 34 were here. A museum that exists in an old s house at Siddall Street in Ripley, MS. Contents are historical items loaned or donated by 5/5(5).