The Meridian Lauderdale County Public Library houses an extensive genealogy (family history) collection. It contains a broad collection of genealogy books for most of the Southern states, along with an excellent family history collection.
Research your family tree with our extensive collection of Genealogy material. You will be able to access these sites: ancestry.com, genealogybank.com and newsbank.com. We have microfilm with past issues of the newspapers and other items.
Researchers are requested to sign in at the reference desk before using the collection.
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