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 Covington County, MS
      Genealogical and Historical Society

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Upcoming Events

Society Programs 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017 - Our meeting is early this month because of Easter Weekend falling on our regular date. The meeting will be at the Seminary Depot at 10:00 a.m. and our program will be about the historic Salem Community. The speaker will be Gwen Hitt, a prominent local historian and the author of Covington Crossroads, she has many family connections to Salem.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Unveiling of Early Landowners plaque at Covington County Chancery Building and the Society Statehood celebration

~ Williamsburg Books ~ Williamsburg Books sold out in December 2016. A total of 600 books were either sold or donated to area libraries or Archives.

~ Need Information ~ - The Society is collecting information about all local schools in Covington County. We are hoping to find names of schools, their teachers, students, and locations. Send information to the link below!

Free Websites for Mississippi History - mdah.state.ms.us   ~ Click on Archives & Record Services then click on Digital Archives ~ You can also click on the archives catalog for books and matrials at the state archives.

For more information, please contact Janet Smith.