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United States Gotoarrow.png Louisiana Gotoarrow.png Acadia Parish

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Acadia Parish, Louisiana
Map of Louisiana highlighting Acadia Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Founded June 30, 1886
County Seat Crowley
Address 425 North Parkerson Avenue

Crowley, LA 70526

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Parish Courthouse

Acadia Parish Courthouse
PO Box 922
Crowley, LA 70527-0922
Phone: 337-788-8881

Parish Clerk of Court has records of marriages, divorces, wills, land, civil, and criminal law suits from 1886.[1]

Historical Facts

Acadia Parish was created 30 June 1886 from St. Landry Parish after an election to determine the parish seat, ending when Crowley beat Rayne and Prairie Hayes.

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Acadia Parish showing boundary changes.

Record Loss

Parish Places & Localities


Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes

Records and Resources

African American


Acadia Parish Cemeteries
Louisiana Cemeteries


Church Records

Land and Property

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums



Louisiana Military History Online



Probate Records

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.


Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.


County Courthouse

Public Libraries


Family History Centers



Websites - Acadia Parish

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Acadia_Parish,_Louisiana

Websites - Louisiana and US

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  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed.Acadia Parish, Louisiana p 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).