A general, overview guide to researching in Lafayette County, Mississippi, offering a solid foundation as you start your local research.
This blank form is a "catch all" tool for capturing all the elements you need to document a source well.
Use this form to document the searches you perform while you research.
Research Plan by Question
Easily create a checklist that allows you to list your research question and any places you should search to find the answer.
Research Plan by Record Type
This form is great for trips to a courthouse or library when you have many items to look up. You can list the record type you need to consult (marriages, deeds, probate records) and underneath the record type, list the names and dates you hope to find.
Use this form to detail your possessions and family heirlooms in preparation for future generations to know about the item and who you'd like to inherit it.