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 Founded in 1814
Lawrence County is named for the naval hero James Lawrence.
The county seat is Monticello

Towns
Monticello -- New Hebron -- Silver Creek

Unincorporated places
Jayess -- Nola
Oak Vale (partly in Jefferson Davis County)
Oma -- Sontag


Lawrence County Online Data

Biographies

Births

Cemeteries

Census

Church Histories/Records

County Records

Court Records

Deaths

Family Bibles

Forgotten Towns

Marriages

Military

Newspapers

Obituaries

Surnames

Wills/Legal Records 

Website Updates:
30 Jan 2017 Updated Cemeteries: Bethel Baptist, Hepzibah, New Hebron, Old Silver Creek, Stephens
21 Oct 2016 Updated Cemeteries: Bethel Baptist, New Hebron, Stephens
08 Jul 2016 Updated Cemeteries: Bethel Baptist, Hepzibah, New Hebron, Old Silver Creek, Smith & Stephens
19 Dec 2015 Updated Cemeteries: Benson, Bethel Baptist, New Hebron, Oak Grove Pentacostal, Old Silver Creek Church, Smith, Stephens, Wanilla
23 Aug 2013: Added 1883 Pension List
07 Jun 2014 Added Drosity Obituary
11 Apr 2013 Added Griffith Obituary
29 Jun 2012 Longino-Buckely marriage.
29 Jun 2012 Cummings-Steen marriage.
13 Nov 2011 Added Cemeteries: Old Silver Creek, Stephens
13 Nov 2011 Updated Cemeteries: Benson, Bethel Baptist Church, Dampeer, Hepzibah, New Hebron, Oak Grove Pentacostal, and Wanilla
15 Apr 2011 Added Cemetery: Smith (near New Hope)
31 Oct 2010 Added Cemetery: Dampeer
28 Oct 2010 Added Cemeteries: Benson, Bethel Baptist Church, Hepzibah, New Hebron, Oak Grove Pentacostal, and Wanilla
28 Oct 2010 Updated Cemetery list
Jan 2009: COOPER bio; Bahala Chapel Cemetery Burials; WW2 Casualties
Obits, marriage announcements, gossip news items from 1912, Crime News item

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Surrounding Counties
* Simpson County (northeast)
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Jefferson Davis County (east)
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Marion County (southeast)
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Walthall County (south)
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Lincoln County (west)
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Copiah County (northwest)
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This page last updated on -- 30 Jan 2017

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