Benton County, Arkansas Genealogy
Benton County, founded September 30, 1836, was formed from Washington County, and is located in the northwest corner of Arkansas on the Ozark plateau. It adjoins Oklahoma to the west and Missouri to the north. The county seat is Bentonville, named in honor of U.S Senator Thomas Hart Benton of Missouri, who was instrumental in helping the Arkansas Territory achieve statehood.
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- 1836--Benton County was created 30 September 1836 from Washington County. County seat: Bentonville. 
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- Cemeteries of Benton County - Index and Transcriptions - Benton County ARGenWeb
- 1840 Federal Census Index and transcriptions, Benton County ARGenWeb
- 1850 Federal Census Index and transcriptions, Benton County ARGenWeb
Societies and Libraries
Northwest Arkansas Genealogical Library
Bentonville Public Library
405 S. Main St.
Bentonville, AR 72712
Rogers Public Library
711 S Dixieland Road
Rogers AR 72758
- Benton County ARGenWeb Part of the USGenWeb Project. Census and Cemetery transcriptions, Maps, Deed Records and more ...
- Family History Library Catalog
- Benton County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).