This week’s blogging prompt is the State of Mississippi. Blog about an ancestor or your families connection to Mississippi . If you don’t have any connections to Mississippi, find a Mississippi resource useful for genealogy research to highlight and write about. This week’s prompt runs from 5/19/2013 – 5/25/2013. If you choose to follow along, I would appreciate a mention to the Hidden Genealogy Nuggets website.
Since I do not have any personal links to Mississippi, I decided to highlight one particular link. Actually it’s the digital subsection of the Mississippi Department of Archives and History.
There is a vast array of data and records available within the digital archives of Mississippi. These include
There are many more collections within this digital archives collections. Be sure to check out these links if you have any ancestors from Mississippi.
A few Mississippi Genealogy Links
- Mississippi Genealogical Society
- Mississippi Historical Society
- Mississippi Department of Archives and History
- Mississippi Library Commission
- Mississippi State University Libraries
Mississippi Newspaper Archives at Genealogy Bank