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== Parish Courthouse  ==
[http://clerk.bienvilleparish.org/ Bienville Parish Courthouse]<br>300 Courthouse Square<br>PO Box 746<br>Arcadia, LA 71001<br>Phone: 318.263.2123 <br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage , divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1848 .<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Bienville Parish, Louisiana p. 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> <br>
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Revision as of 00:28, 15 February 2013

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Online Records

Bienville Parish, Louisiana
Map of Louisiana highlighting Bienville Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Founded March 14, 1848
County Seat Arcadia
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Address 100 Court House Drive
Arcadia, LA 71001
Website: clerk.bienvilleparish.org
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Parish Courthouse

Bienville Parish Courthouse
300 Courthouse Square
PO Box 746
Arcadia, LA 71001
Phone: 318.263.2123

Parish Clerk has marriage , divorce,
probate and court records from 1848 .[1]


Parent Parish

  • 1848--Bienville Parish was created 14 March 1848 from Claiborne Parish.
    Parish seat: Arcadia [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Bienville Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties



African American






Local Histories

Louisiana Museums



Louisiana Military History Online




Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.


Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers


Web Sites

Thanks to the Bienville Parish Wiki Contributors

Contributors are people who write and edit the pages for FamilySearch Wiki. Thanks to the following contributors for helping to build this page (in alpha order). Anyone is invited to be a contributor. Help grow the wiki and add content to this parish today!


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Bienville Parish, Louisiana p. 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content