Madison County Data
Welcome to Madison County!
Welcome to Madison County, Mississippi Genealogy & History Network. Our purpose is to provide free resources for genealogical and historical researchers. This site is FREE and will always be FREE to all researchers! Madison County MSGHN is looking for a volunteer to serve as County Director. If you are interested, please see the next section below.
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To Volunteer ...
MSGHN is looking for a volunteer to serve as County Director for this county! Some knowledge of creating websites is recommended. A love for genealogy, history, and volunteer work is a must. If you are interested in joining a group of caring and respectful volunteers, contact us at email@example.com for more information.
About Madison County...
Madison County is located in the central portion of Mississippi. Madison County was formed on January 29, 1828. It was named in honor of the forth President of the United States, James Madison (photo).
The county seat is Canton. Other Madison County communities include: Madison, Ridgeland, Flora, Camden, Gluckstadt, Sharon, and portions of Jackson. In it's first census in 1830 there were 4,973 residents listed. In the last federal census in 2000 the population was 74,674.