Around Smith County

Jasper County Genealogical & Historical Society meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. in the Jasper County Senior Citizens’ Building located behind the City Hall in Bay Springs, MS. Email address is:


Jones County Genealogical and Historical Organization meets the fourth Saturday of each month at the Laurel-Jones County Library, second floor, at 10:00 a.m. Email address is:




Upcoming Meetings

SCMGS Meetings:

After months of inactivity due to Covid, the Smith County MS Genealogical Society is now meeting every month. Our meeting are held at the Raleigh Library/City Hall Conference Room in Raleigh. Anyone interested in tracing their Smith County Roots is welcomed to join us. Our meeting dates are as follows:

Jun 11, 2022, 10:00 AM

Jul 9, 2022, 10:00 AM

Aug 13, 2022, 10:00 AM

Sep 10, 2022, 10:00 AM

Oct 8, 2022, 10:00 AM

Nov 12, 2022, 10:00 AM

Dec 10, 2022, 10:00 AM


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