Lookup Public Records in Yazoo CountyMississippi. Including Vital Birth and Death Records, Deeds, Probate, Property Records, Mortgages, Liens, Judgments, Marriage Licenses, Voter Registrar, Payroll, Military Discharges.

Yazoo County Overview

Yazoo County, named for the river of the same name was established in 1823. Yazoo City is both the county seat and the largest community. The population was 28,065 as of the 2010 census. The Yazoo name, legend has it, comes from an Indian word meaning “River of Death.” Yazoo County is included in the Jackson-Vicksburg-Brookhaven, MS Combined Statistical Area. It is in the Mississippi Delta region. Farming and lumber are the predominant industries. The county is one of the largest in the area with 923 square miles of land, plus 11 square miles of water, which makes it the largest in the state by land area, and the third largest by total area. Adjacent counties are: Humphreys to the north, Holmes to the northeast, Madison to the east, Hinds to the south, Warren to the southwest, Issaquena to the west, and Sharkey to the northwest. The county is home to nationally protected Panther Swamp National Wildlife Refuge and a portion of Hillside National Wildlife Refuge. Zig Ziglar, writer and motivational speaker was born in Yazoo. Of the eight zip codes used in the county, the most populous is 39194.

Yazoo County Clerk Information

Robert Coleman, Circuit Clerk
P.O. Box 108
211 E. Broadway St.
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-1872

The Circuit Clerk serves as Clerk of the County and Circuit Courts, receives and files all lawsuits, indictments, motions and other related papers in all Civil and Criminal Cases filed in the Circuit or County Courts and issues all process including summons and subpoenas, draws jurors and qualifies juries, keeps a record of all judgments and executions, issues marriage licenses and keeps records of marriages, records medical and other professional licenses, and registers citizens to vote and has other duties in handling elections.

Yazoo County Records

Beverly Ladner, Tax Assessor
P.O. Box 108
211 E. Broadway St.
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-2642

Assessments and values, tax exempt property, tax credits and exemptions:

Quint Carver, Chancery Clerk
P.O. Box 68
211 E. Broadway St.
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-2661

Land records, deeds, fee schedules, plats and surveys, maps, passports, tax liens, easements and condemnations:

Travis Crimm, Jr. Tax Collector
P.O. Box 108
209 E. Broadway St.
Yazoo City, MS 39194
662-746-1583

Pay property taxes and forms:

Yazoo, MS Genealogy and Ancestry Records
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, USA Counties Data File Downloads
Total Ancestries Reported 2005-200926,550
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - United States or American - 2005-20091,813
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Arab - 2005-200988
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - British - 2005-200914
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Czech - 2005-200910
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Danish - 2005-20094
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Dutch - 2005-2009100
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - English - 2005-20091,947
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - European - 2005-2009117
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French (except Basque) - 2005-2009304
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - French Canadian - 2005-200924
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - German - 2005-2009829
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Greek - 2005-200961
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Hungarian - 2005-20097
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Irish - 2005-20091,704
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Italian - 2005-2009475
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Lithuanian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Norwegian - 2005-20099
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Polish - 2005-200918
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Portuguese - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Russian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scotch-Irish - 2005-2009409
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Scottish - 2005-2009402
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Slovak - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Subsaharan African - 2005-2009306
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swedish - 2005-200921
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Swiss - 2005-200922
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Ukrainian - 2005-20090
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Welsh - 2005-200954
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 2005-200928
Persons Reporting Total Ancestry As - Other Groups - 2005-200917,701
Yazoo County Marriage License Office
In order to obtain a marriage license in Yazoo County, the applicants must apply together, in person, at the County Clerk’s office. Both parties must present their state-issued picture ID, military ID, or passport, and know their social security number
State Law:Marriage – Title 93, Ch. 1
All State Statutes: Information is online at the State Website
Office:Yazoo County Marriage License
Location:211 East Broadway Street, Yazoo, Mississippi, 39194
Phone:601-746-1872

Yazoo County Chancery Clerk’s Office
County Government Office

Address: 211 E Broadway St # 1, Yazoo City, MS 39194, United States
Phone: 662-746-2661

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