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Guide to '''Izard County, Arkansas ancestry, genealogy and family history, and genealogy''' , birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U|organized= October 27, 1825|county seat= Melbourne|parent county= [[Independence County, Arkansas Genealogy|Independence]] and [[Fulton County, Arkansas Genealogy|Fulton]]<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed.S(Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002). </ref>|variant spellings=|county1= [[Baxter County, Arkansas Genealogy|Baxter]]|county2= [[Fulton County, Arkansas Genealogy|Fulton]]| county county3= [[Independence County, Arkansas Genealogy|Independence]]|county4= [[Sharp County, Arkansas Genealogy|Sharp]]|county5= [[Stone County, Arkansas Genealogy|Stone]]</br><center>[[Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>|county6=|county7=| county_map county8= Ar-izard.png|county9=| state county10= Arkansas|county courthouse= [[Image:ArkansasIzardCourthouse.jpg|245x245px]]| state_map county location in state= Arkansas[[Image: Ar-izard.png |185x185px]]| founded year adoption= 1825}}| founded date }<div style= October 27"width:17%; float:left; margin-right:4em; padding:0px">__TOC__</div> | seat wl = Melbourne= County Information ==
| building image = == Description ===The county was named for the second Governor of the Territory, George Izard.<ref>Genealogy Trails History Group, “Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy and History”, http://genealogytrails.com/ark/izard/</ref> It is located in the north of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Izard County," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Izard_County,_Arkansas</ref>
| building address = [http://izardcountyar.org/ Izard == County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 327; <br>Melbourne, ==={{AR 726556<br>Phone: 870.368.4328 <br>Courthouse Intro|Izard}}
}} '''Izard County Courthouse'''<br>PO Box 327; <br>Melbourne, AR 72556<br>Phone: 870.368.4328<br>[http://izardcountyar.org/ Izard County Website]<br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1889.<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
== County Courthouse == [http://izardcountyar.org/ Izard County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 327; <br>Melbourne, AR 726556<br>Phone: 870.368.4328 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1889.<ref nameArkansas ==="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref> {{AR Records Intro}}{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="67" | <center>'''Known Beginning years Dates for {{PAGENAME}} government records'''Major Records<ref>Alice Eichholz, ''Red BookHandybook for Genealogists: American State, County and Town SourcesUnited States of America'', 3rd 10th ed. (Salt Lake CityDraper, Utah: Ancestry Everton Pub., 20042002), 65-67Izard County, Arkansas. Page 68 {{WorldCat|5594786950140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|11857231049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27rb 2004D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 66.</ref></center>
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| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Birth|Birth*]]''' | width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Marriage|Marriage]]''' | width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Death|Death*]]''' | width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#CourtRecords|Court]]''' | width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Land_and_PropertyLand and Property Records|Land]]''' | width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Probate_RecordsProbate Records|Probate]]'''| width="14.2%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Census Records|Census]]'''
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| width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1914* | width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1889 | width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1914* | width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1889 | width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1889 | width="1614.62%" align="center" | 1889| width="14.2%" align="center" |1830
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| colspan="67" | <center>*State birth and death records began in 1914. Limited compliance until 1920's</center>
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===Record Loss = Government and Related Websites ==== {| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"|-| width="100%" bgcolor="#ffcc99" colspan="3" | <center>'''County Government and other Local Websites'''</center>|-| width="30%" | [http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Arkansas&county=Izard County-clerk.net] (unofficial site) | width="60%" | Clerks have jurisdiction over birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, land use, land rights, real estate, and other court records. Site provides links to unofficial websites with online records
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| width="30%" | [http://publicrecords*'''1869''' - All records prior to April 11, 1869 were lost in a fire.onlinesearches*'''1889''' - Fire destroyed all county records.com/AR_Izard.htm PublicRecords.com] (unofficial site) | width="60%" | Provides links to County officials and public records{{Fire+}}
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== History =Boundary Changes ==={{AR Boundary Changes Intro|Izard}}{|==== Parent County ====|-|
*'''1825--'''Izard County was created in 27 October 1825 from [[Independence County, Arkansas Genealogy|Independence]] and [[Fulton County, Arkansas Genealogy|Fulton]] Counties.
*'''County seat:''' Melbourne<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> <br>
For animated maps illustrating Arkansas county boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/arkansas/ "Rotating Formation Arkansas County Boundary Maps"] (1813-1925) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=26168 History of Izard County] at Ancestry.com ($)|}
'''County seat:''' Melbourne <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>== Populated Places ===
==== Boundary Changes ====For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://arkansas.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,065,c,izard.cfm Hometown Locator].The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Izard County, Arkansas," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'', https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Izard_County,_Arkansas, accessed 18 September 2018.</ref>
For animated maps illustrating Arkansas {{populated places<!--cities column------------------->| cities-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calico_Rock,_Arkansas Calico Rock]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horseshoe_Bend,_Arkansas Horseshoe Bend]</div>| cities-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melbourne,_Arkansas Melbourne (county boundary changesseat)] </div>| cities-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxford, _Arkansas Oxford]</div><!--towns column------------------->| towns-col1=<div>* [httphttps://wwwen.mapofuswikipedia.org/arkansaswiki/ "Rotating Formation Arkansas County Boundary Maps"Franklin,_Arkansas Franklin] (1813* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guion,_Arkansas Guion]</div>| towns-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Pleasant,_Arkansas Mount Pleasant]</div>| towns-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pineville,_Arkansas Pineville]</div><!--villages column------------------->| villages-col1=| villages-col2=| villages-col3=<!--unincorp column------------------->| unincorp-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brockwell,_Arkansas Brockwell]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dolph,_Arkansas Dolph]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forty_Four,_Arkansas Forty Four]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gid,_Arkansas Gid]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LaCrosse,_Arkansas LaCrosse]</div>| unincorp-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lunenburg,_Arkansas Lunenburg]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Olive,_Izard_County,_Arkansas Mount Olive]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sage,_Arkansas Sage]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sylamore,_Arkansas Sylamore]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Violet_Hill,_Arkansas Violet Hill]</div>| unincorp-1925) may be viewed for free at the MapofUScol3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wideman,_Arkansas Wideman]* [https://en.wikipedia.org website/wiki/Wiseman,_Arkansas Wiseman]* [https://en.wikipedia. org/wiki/Zion,_Arkansas Zion]</div><!--census column------------------->| census-col1=| census-col2=| census-col3=<!--townships column------------------->| townships-col1=<div>* Athens* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baker_Township,_Izard_County,_Arkansas Baker]* Barren Fork * Big Spring* Bryan* Claiborne * Drytown* Franklin</div>| townships-col2=<div>* Gid* Guion * Guthrie* Jefferson * Lacrosse * Lafferty* Lunenberg* Mill Creek </div>| townships-col3=<div>* Mount Olive* Newburg * New Hope * Pleasant Hill* Sage * Strawberry* Union * White River</div><!--ghost towns column------------------->| ghost-col1=| ghost-col2=| ghost-col3=}}
=== History Timeline ===
{{AR Historical Timeline Intro|Izard}}
Emphasis for this timeline is on events that affected migration, records, or record-keeping. Unless otherwise mentioned, the events below were taken from the Izard County page on the website, [http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/ The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture]. <ref>Susan Varno, ''The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture,'' (http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=777&type=Category&item=Counties&parent= Variant Spellings Counties%2c+Cities%2c+and+Towns&grandparent=: accessed January 13, 2016), “Izard County.”</ref>* Osage hunted in the area prior to an 1808 treaty, and Shawnee also lived in the White River valley until 1833.* 1802 - John Lafferty, a native of Ireland, traveled up the White River.* 1810 - Lafferty and his family established the county’s first settlement at Lafferty Creek.* 1825 October 27 - Izard County established.* 1800s (early) - Keelboats began bringing settlers up the White River.* 1860 - The 1860 census shows only five foreign-born residents in Izard County: four from Ireland and one from Germany. Those not born in the county came primarily from Tennessee, the Carolinas, and a few from Kentucky and Mississippi.* 1870s (mid) - After the Civil War, many people starved in Izard County, resorting to eating grass and bark.* 1910-1960 - The population of Izard County hit a high (14,500) in 1910 and a low (6,700) in 1960. ====In 2010 the population was 13,700.
==== Record Loss ==Resources ==For a list of record loss in Arkansas counties see: [http://www.genealogyinc.com/arkansas/ar-counties.html#courthouse Arkansas Counties with Burned Courthouses]{{AR Resources Intro|Izard}}
== Places/Localities =Bible Records =''Town/city records in the FamilySearch Catalog''' *{{FHL|United States, Arkansas, Izard, Calico Rock|place|disp=Calico Rock}} *{{FHL|United States, Arkansas, Izard, Dolph|place|disp=Dolph}} *{{FHL|United States, Arkansas, Izard, Iuka|place|disp=Iuka}} *{{FHLAR Bible Intro|United States, Arkansas, Izard, Oxford|place|disp=Oxford}}
==== Populated Places Biographies ===={{AR Biographies Intro|Izard}}
==== Neighboring Counties =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{AR Business Records Intro|Izard}}
[[Baxter County, Arkansas Genealogy|Baxter]] {{•}}=== Cemeteries ===[[Fulton County, Arkansas Genealogy|Fulton]] {{•}}[[Independence County, Arkansas GenealogyAR Cemeteries Intro|Independence]] {{•}}[[Sharp County, Arkansas Genealogy|Sharp]] {{•}}[[Stone County, Arkansas Genealogy|Stone]] <center>{{ARIzard County, Arkansas Clickable NeighborsIzard}}</center>
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Izard, Arkansas''' online and in print</center>
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
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==== History Timeline ====*[http://www.argenweb.net/izard/cemetery.html ARGenWeb]
== Genealogy Resources ==*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/ar/izard/izard.htm ARGenWeb Archives]
==== Research Guides ====*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/arkansas/izard.html Tombstone Project]
*[http://arkansasgravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid==== African Americans 21 ====Arkansas Gravestones]
==== Bible *[http://www.interment.net/us/ar/izard.htm Cemetery Records ====by Interment]
==== Cemeteries ===={| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1" style="margin*[https: 1em auto 1em auto;"|-| bgcolor="//billiongraves.com/search/#EAC7FE" colspan="3" | <center>'''Online Izard County, Arkansas''' cemeteries <br>from [[Arkansas Cemeteries|state]/ Billion Graves] and [[United States Cemeteries|national]] resources</center>
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| width="3420%" bgcolor="#CFF3FFE0E0E0" | <center>'''Search for names of people'''<br>in Izard County</center>| widthstyle="34%" bgcolor="#F2DDFEborder:1px solid black" | <center>'''Get a list of cemeteriesTombstoneTranscriptions in Print'''<br>(then click to names [[The Value of people)</center>| width="32%" bgcolor="#B8FFDB" Cemetery Records in Print |<center>'''Find printed records''' <br>(Often more complete]])</center>|-| valign="top" width="30%" bgcolor="#EBFAFFF0F0F0" | *[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=smith&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=4&GScnty=125&GSgrid=&df=all&GSobstyle=n Find A Grave] Click "Refine Last Search" on the left, enter a name, click "Searchborder:1px solid black"|
*[http://arkansasgravestones.org/search.php?cid{{FHL|349733|subject-id|disp=21 Arkansas Gravestones] enter a name and click "Search"Family History Library}}
*[httphttps://billiongraveswww.com/pagesworldcat.org/search/#given_names?qt=worldcat_org_all&family_namesq=smith&birth_yearIzard%2C+Arkansas+cemeteries+ WorldCat]|-| width=&death_year"20%" bgcolor=&year_range"#E0E0E0" style=5&lim"border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>|bgcolor=0&num=10&action=search&exact=true&phonetic=false&record_type=0&country=United+States&state=Arkansas&county"#F0F0F0" style=0 Billion Graves] Enter a name and click "Searchborder:1px solid black" (Statewide. Can search by county, but many with no results.)|
| valign="top" width="30%" bgcolor="#FAF1FF" |*[httphttps://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=4&CScnty=125 Find A GraveFindagrave.com] Click '''Search for a Cemetery''' on the right, click '''All Countries''' - click '''*[https://billiongraves.com/search/results?cemetery_country=United States''', click '''State''', click '''County''' and search.%20States&cemetery_state=Arkansas&cemetery_county=Izard&year_range=5&size=15 Billion Graves]
*[http://arkansasgravestoneswww.orgepodunk.com/cgi-bin/searchlocalList.php?cidlocal=11556&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=88&stateAbbv=&stateName=21 Arkansas GravestonesCemeteries by epodunk] Click '''Browse Gravestones By Cemetery'''
*[httphttps://www.intermentaccessgenealogy.netcom/uscemetery/ar/izardarkansas-cemetery-records.htm Interment.netCemetery Records by Accessgenealogy]
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/izard-county-arkansas|-cemetery-records.htm Access Genealogy] *| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"|<center>See '''[httphttps://www.usgwarchivesfamilysearch.netorg/arwiki/izarden/izard.htm USGenWeb ArchivesArkansas_Cemeteries Arkansas Cemeteries]''' for more information</center> *[http://usgwtombstones.org/arkansas/izard.html Tombstone Project]|}
*=== Census Records ==={{Historical populations|type = USA|heading = Census|footnote = Source: [httphttps://wwwen.argenwebwikipedia.netorg/izardwiki/cemetery/indexIzard_County,_Arkansas#Demographics "Wikipedia.org".html ARGenWeb]|1830 |1266|1840 |2240|1850 |3213|1860 |7215|1870 |6806|1880 |10857|1890 |13038|1900 |13506|1910 |14561|1920 |13871|1930 |12872|1940 |12834|1950 |9953|1960 |6766|1970 |7381|1980 |10768|1990 |11364|2000 |13249|2010 |13696}}
=== Church Records ==={{AR Church Intro|Izard}}*'''1875-1899''' - {{RecordSearch|2790263|Nebraska, Church Records, 1875-1899}} at [httphttps://wwwfamilysearch.rootsweb.com/~arcemete/izardorg/izard.htm RootsWebsearch FamilySearch]— index
*[http://www.idreamof.com/cemetery/ar.html I Dream of Genealogy] Scroll to the county and cemetery.=== Court Records ==={{AR Court Intro|Izard}}
'''More cemetery lists'''=== Directories ===*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/{{AR/Directories Intro|Izard/cem/ Linkpendium] *[http://www.cyndislist.com/us/ar/counties/izard/cemeteries/ Cyndi's List] *[http://www.deathindexes.com/arkansas/index.html DeathIndexes.com] Scan through the list under '''Arkansas Death Records Indexes….'''*[http://www.daddezio.com/cemetery/junction/CJ-AR-NDX.html D'Addezio] Search/browse by cemetery name, not people. (Statewide)}}
| valign="top" bgcolor="#D4FFE9" |= Emigration and Immigration ===*{{FHLAR Emigration Intro|United States, Arkansas, Izard|place|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}} Select "Cemeteries"**Also [[Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Cities and Towns|check towns]] for records *[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Izard+county+Arkansas=Izard+County%2C+Arkansas%2C+cemeteries&qt=notfound_page&search=Search WorldCat]
*[[Arkansas Periodicals=== Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ==={{AR Ethnic Groups Intro|Periodicals]]Izard}}
*[[=== Funeral Homes ==={{AR Funeral Homes Intro|Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy#Societies|Societies]]}}
=== Genealogies ==={{AR Genealogies Intro|Izard}}
==== Census =Guardianship ==={{AR Guardianship Intro|Izard}}
==== Church Records ==== {{AR Church Intro}}  ==== Court ==== ==== Genealogy ======== Guardianship ====*[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2Frecapi%2Fsord%2Fwaypoint%2FM7Q8-WWL%3A353282201%3Fcc%3D2061549 Probate Records 1889-1949] Izard County portion of the collection: {{RecordSearch|2061549|''Arkansas Probate Records, 1817-1979''|access=browse}}: ''Arkansas Probate Records, 1817-1979'' FamilySearch Historical Collections (Free, browse images)
**Includes Administration bonds and letters 1889-1949; Guardian bonds and letters 1889-1946; Probate records 1889-1930; Wills 1889-1942.
==== Land and Property Records ==== {{AR Land Intro|Izard}}
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/izard/land/izard.txt Izard County Federal Land Records] USGenWeb Archives
==== Local Histories ===={{AR Histories Intro|Izard}}
{{AR History Intro}}
*''Izard County, Arkansas''. Salt Lake City, Utah : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2014.
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE3744873 FamilySearch Catalog] (Free)
*''Izard County, Arkansas''.Vol 2 Salt Lake City, Utah : Digitized by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 2014.
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE3744885 FamilySearch Catalog] (Free)
*Shannon, Karr. ''A history of Izard County, Arkansas''. Little Rock, Arkansas : Democrat Print. and Lithographing Co., c1947.
**Online at [https://dcms.lds.org/delivery/DeliveryManagerServlet?from=fhd&dps_pid=IE3997516 FamilySearch Catalog] (Free) and at [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=26168 Ancestry.com] ($)*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=26168 History of Izard County] at Ancestry.com ($)
* Osage hunted in the area prior to an 1808 treaty, === Maps and Shawnee also lived in the White River valley until 1833.Gazetteers ===* 1802 - John Lafferty, a native of Ireland, traveled up the White River.* 1810 - Lafferty and his family established the county’s first settlement at Lafferty Creek.* 1825 October 27 - {{AR Maps Intro|Izard County established.}}* 1800s (early) - Keelboats began bringing settlers up the White River.* 1860 - The 1860 census shows only five foreign-born residents in Izard County: four from Ireland and one from Germany. Those not born in the {{NE Neighboring Counties Intro|county came primarily from Tennessee, the Carolinas, and a few from Kentucky and Mississippi.* 1870s (mid) - After the Civil War, many people starved in ={{AR Izard County, resorting to eating grass and bark.* 1910-1960 - The population of Izard County hit a high (14,500) in 1910 and a low (6,700) in 1960. In 2010 the population was 13,700.  Emphasis for this timeline is on events that affected migration, records, or record-keeping. Unless otherwise mentioned, the events below were taken from the Izard County page on the website, [http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/ The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture]. <ref>Susan Varno, ''The Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture,'' (http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=777&type=Category&item=Counties&parent=Counties%2c+Cities%2c+and+Towns&grandparent=: accessed January 13, 2016), “Izard County.”</ref>}}}}
==== Maps ====
*[http://www.mapofus.org/arkansas/ Maps of Arkansas (1813-1925)]
*[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/AR/County/izard.htm 1895 Izard County Map]
==== Military =Migration ==={{AR Migration Intro|Izard}}
===== Civil War ==Military Records ==={{AR Military Intro|Izard}}
==== Civil War ===={{VAcivAR Civil War Intro|Izard}}
{{AR Civil War Regiments|Izard}} :- [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]] <ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988) {{FHL|646236|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M22adw}}</ref> :- [[14th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Powers') (Confederate)|14th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Powers') (Confederate)]] :- [[27th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|27th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry&nbsp;(Confederate)]], Company C (new), Companies G, H and I
:- [[38th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|38th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry&nbsp;(Confederate)]]
:- [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. {{FHL|664007|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M28dc}}</ref>, Company A
::- [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. {{FHL|664007|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M28dc}}</ref>, Company AOnline Records
<br> *'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932392|Arkansas Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index*'''1890-1963''' - {{RecordSearch|2126715|Arkansas Confederate Soldier Home,1890-1963}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images*'''1891-1939''' - {{RecordSearch|1921864|Arkansas Ex-Confederate Pension Records, 1891-1939}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images*'''1901-1929''' - {{RecordSearch|1837922|Arkansas Confederate Pensions, 1901-1929}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
===== World War II ====={{AR World War II Intro|Izard}}
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/arkansas/izard.htm Izard County WW 2 Army &amp; Air Force Casualties] Access Genealogy
*[http://ancestrallychallenged.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=681 Arkansas Peace Society of 1861] Ancestrally Challenged
===Naturalization and Citizenship = =={{AR Naturalization Intro|Izard}} ===Newspapers ==={{AR Newspapers Intro|Izard}} {{AR Newspapers|Izard}}
==== Newspapers =Obituaries ==={{AR Obituaries Intro|Izard}}
=== Other Records ==={{AR NewspapersOther Records Intro|Izard}}
==== Occupations =Periodicals ==={{AR Periodicals Intro|Izard}}
==== Probate Records ===={{AR Probate Intro|Izard}}
{{AR Probate Intro}} '''Online Probate Records'''*'''1783 – 1998''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8638 Arkansas Wills and Probate Records 1783-1998] at [http://homesearch.ancestry.com / Ancestry.com] — index and images $
*'''1817 – 1979''' {{RecordSearch|2061549|Arkansas Probate Records 1817-1979}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
*[https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2Frecapi%2Fsord%2Fwaypoint%2FM7Q8-WWL%3A353282201%3Fcc%3D2061549 Probate Records 1889-1949] Izard County portion of the collection: {{RecordSearch|2061549|''Arkansas Probate Records, 1817-1979''|access=browse}}: ''Arkansas Probate Records, 1817-1979'' FamilySearch Historical Collections (Free, browse images)
**Includes Administration bonds and letters 1889-1949; Guardian bonds and letters 1889-1946; Probate records 1889-1930; Wills 1889-1942.
==== Taxation =School Records ==={{AR Schools Intro|Izard}}
=== Tax Records ==={{AR Tax Intro|Izard}}
==== Vital Records ===={{AR Vital Intro|Izard}}
{{AR Vital Intro}}
See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/arkansas/ar-vital-records/ How to order Arkansas Vital Records]
===== Birth ====={{AR Birth Intro|Izard}}
*[http://www.argenweb.net/izard/births.htm Izard County Births] Izard County ARGenWeb
===== Marriage ====={{AR Marriage Intro|Izard}}
*'''1779-1966''' - [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=ar%2carkansas Arkansas, United States Marriages] at [http://findmypast.com/ FindMyPast] — index $*'''1860 - 1976''' - {{RecordSearch|2546158|Arkansas Church Marriages, 1860-1976}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images*'''1889-1956''' - Izard County Marriage Books [1]-12 Index 1889-1956 in {{RecordSearch|1417439|Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="hc">FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "[[Arkansas_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (- FamilySearch Historical Records)]]," in ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 18 April 2013.</ref> *'''1889-1925''' - Izard County Marriage Index 1889-1925 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at [[Media:Igiarkansasem.pdf|https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/0d/Igiarkansasem.pdf]].</ref>
*[http://www.argenweb.net/izard/Marriages/index.html Izard County Marriages Various Years] Izard County ARGenWeb
===== Death ====={{AR Death Intro|Izard}}
===== Vital Record Substitutes =Divorce ===={{AR Divorce Intro|Izard}}
== Genealogy Societies and Libraries Research Facilities =={{AR Research Facilities Intro|Izard}}
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/arkansas/ar-society-archive/ List of Arkansas === Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies] ===*[http://www.argenweb.net/izard/ Izard County Historical &amp; Genealogical Society] {{AR Archives Intro|Izard County ARGenWeb}}
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"|-| widthFamily History Centers ="100%" bgcolor="#FFFF66" colspan="2" | <center>'''Major catalogs for ''hard copy'' collections of {{PAGENAME}}''' <br>Books, microfilm, or manuscripts of genealogical records</center>|-| width="30%" | {{FHL|United States, Arkansas, Izard|place|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}} | width="70%" | Select topics. For towns, [[{{PAGENAME}}#Places.2FLocalities|click here]].|-| width="30%" | [http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=Izard+county%2C+arkansas&qt=results_page WorldCat] | width="70%" | Click an item for libraries near you. For more information, see [[WorldCat Online Catalog]].|-| width="30%" | [http://alpl.ent.sirsi.net/client/default/search/results?qu=izard+county%2C+arkansas&te=ILS Allen County Public Library] | Located in Indiana, they are heavily involved in digitizing much of their collection.|-| width="30%" | [http://www.ark-ives.com/documenting/county_records.aspx Arkansas Family History Commission] Select the county | Arkansas state agency involved in organizing, digitizing, and maintaining the records of state and local history.|-| width="100%" colspan="2" | <center>[[{{PAGENAMECenters Intro}}#Genealogy_Societies_and_Libraries|Local libraries]] and [[Arkansas Archives and Libraries]] may suggest other catalogs</center>|}
==== Family History Centers =Libraries ==={{AR Libraries Intro|Izard}}
{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}  *[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]] ===Museums = Websites ==== {{WA Websites AR Museums Intro}}  {| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"|-| width="100%" bgcolor="#ADFF85" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites with online indexes or images of records''' </center>|-| width="30%" | [http://www.argenweb.net/izard/ ARGenWeb] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions|-| width="30%" | [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ar/izard/izard.htm USGenWeb Archives] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions|-| width="30%" | [http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/AR/Izard/ Rootsweb] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions|}{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpaddingSocieties ="5" border="1"|-| width="100%" bgcolor="#94FFFF" colspan="3" | <center>'''Sites that search for links pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>AR Societies Intro|-| width="30%" | [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Izard/ Linkpendium] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)|-| width="30%" | [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/ar/counties/izard/ CyndisList] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)|-| width="30%" | [http://www.genealogyinc.com/arkansas/izard-county StateofUS.com] | width="10%" | Free | width="60%" | family history resources and government records|} <br>  {| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="5" border="1"|-| width="100%" bgcolor="#FAEBD7" colspan="3" | <center>'''Social networking sites pertaining to {{PAGENAME}}''' </center>|-| width="30%" | *[http://genforumwww.genealogyargenweb.com/arnet/izard/ genealogy.com] | width="70%" | Izard County, AR Genealogy Forum|-| width="30%" | [http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.arkansas.counties.izard/mb.ashx ancestry.comHistorical &amp; Genealogical Society] | width="70%" | Izard County Message Board|}ARGenWeb
== References Websites =={{AR Websites Intro|Izard}}
<references * [http:/> /www.argenweb.net/izard/ ARGenWeb]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or complete transcriptions* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/ar/izard/izard.htm USGenWeb Archives]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions* [http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/USA/AR/Izard/ Rootsweb]. Free. Data may be submitted by individuals or may be complete transcriptions* [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Izard/ Linkpendium]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)* [http://www.cyndislist.com/us/ar/counties/izard/ CyndisList]. Free. Click links. Some sites they link to may have fees ($)*{{FHL Place IDNum|194562|Arkansas|Izard}}- The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records
== Research Guides ==
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== References ==
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