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Mississippi State Archives

The Mississippi Department of Archives and History collection documents the area known today as Mississippi from prehistory through contemporary times: 29,000 cubic feet of records of all type—including government documents, bound volumes, maps and drawings, photographs, oral histories, and video and audio tapes—are available resources.

Mississippi State Archives
200 North Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39205-0571

Phone: (601) 576-6876

Website: http://www.mdah.state.ms.us

Selected LDS Family History Centers

The following family history centers in Mississippi offer the most comprehensive genealogy resources, including census records, death records, family history records, obituaries, marriage records, vital records, court records, and various other public records.:

Jackson Mississippi
1301 Pinehaven Road
Clinton, Mississippi

(601) 924-2686

Natchez Mississippi
162 Lower Woodville Road
Natchez, Mississippi

(601) 442-1893


Tupelo Mississippi
1085 South Thomas Street
Tupelo, Mississippi

(662) 844-2056

Oxford Mississippi
3501 South Lamar
Oxford, Mississippi

(662) 234-7586

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