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'''1813--'''Arkansas County was created 31 December 1813&nbsp;as an original county.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' DeWitt <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1813--'''Arkansas County was created 31 December 1813 as an original county. '''County seat:''' DeWitt. <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> Its existence predates the state of Akansas which was admitted to the union in 1836. Arkansas County was part of the [[Missouri Territory|Missouri Territory]] from 1813 to 1819 and part of the [[Arkansas Territory|Arkansas Territory]] from 1819 to 1836.
  
 
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Arkansas County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Arkansas County
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 31, 1813
County Seat DeWitt
Courthouse


County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1813--Arkansas County was created 31 December 1813 as an original county. County seat: DeWitt. [1] Its existence predates the state of Akansas which was admitted to the union in 1836. Arkansas County was part of the Missouri Territory from 1813 to 1819 and part of the Arkansas Territory from 1819 to 1836.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1810 and 1820 are missing.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Arkansas Online Historical Newspapers - identifies historical archived and digitized newspapers available online on both free and pay-to-access websites. Includes newspapers for Arkansas County.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Townships and Cities

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.

References

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