Place:Mississippi, Missouri, United States

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NameMississippi
Alt namesMississippisource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates36.817°N 89.317°W
Located inMissouri, United States     (1845 - )
See alsoScott, Missouri, United StatesParent county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Mississippi County is a county located in the Bootheel of Southeast Missouri in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,358. The largest city and county seat is Charleston. The county was officially organized on February 14, 1845, and was named after the Mississippi River.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1823 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1845 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1845 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1845 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1848 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1850 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1860 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1850 3,123
1860 4,859
1870 4,982
1880 9,270
1890 10,134
1900 11,837
1910 14,557
1920 12,860
1930 15,762
1940 23,149
1950 22,551
1960 20,695
1970 16,647
1980 15,726
1990 14,442

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External links

www.rootsweb.com/~momississ/


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