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Guide to '''Caldwell Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Caldwell_Parish,_Louisiana|Caldwell Parish]]''
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Caldwell Parish; Main St; Columbia, LA 71418; Ph. 318.649.2681 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro, ct &amp; land rec from 1838) <br>
 
  
 
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[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/caldwellparish.htm Caldwell Parish Courthouse]<br>Main Street<br>Columbia, LA 71418<br>Phone: 318.649.2681&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from&nbsp;1838 <ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Aurora County, Louisiana, p.289</ref>
  
 
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| footnote=Caldwell Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
 
| footnote=Caldwell Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project  
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*[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]  
 
*[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/unio1890.txt Caldwell Parish Civil War Soldiers, Union Army: Census of 1890]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/unio1890.txt Caldwell Parish Civil War Soldiers, Union Army: Census of 1890]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/armycas.txt WWII Army &amp; Army Air Forces Casualties]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/armycas.txt WWII Army &amp; Army Air Forces Casualties]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/navycas.txt WWII Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/navycas.txt WWII Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/korea.txt Korean War Casualties]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/korea.txt Korean War Casualties]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/koreamia.txt Korean War MIA]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/conftrps.txt Roster of Troops in Confederate Services]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/conftrps.txt Roster of Troops in Confederate Services]  
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/military/vietnam.txt Vietnam War Casualties]  
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Guide to Caldwell Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Caldwell Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Caldwell Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1838
County Seat Columbia
Courthouse
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Parish Courthouse

Caldwell Parish Courthouse
Main Street
Columbia, LA 71418
Phone: 318.649.2681 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1838 [1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1838--Caldwell Parish was created 6 March 1838 from Catahoula and Ouachita Parishes.
    Parish seat: Columbia [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lacaldwell.png

African American


Biographies

Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
19006,917
19108,59324.2%
19209,51410.7%
193010,4309.6%
194012,04615.5%
195010,293−14.6%
19609,004−12.5%
19709,3543.9%
198010,76115.0%
19909,810−8.8%
200010,5607.6%
201010,132−4.1%
Caldwell Parish Census Data[3]

Church

Court

Ethnic

  • Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872Reel 0042, Labor Contracts (Agreements with Freedmen) 
  • Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872Reel 0070
  • Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872Reel 0071

Land

US General Land Office Records 1796 - 1907   ~  Ancestry.com

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  





Obituaries

Caldwell Parish Obituaries

Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

211 Jackson Street
Columbia, LA 71418
Phone Number: 318-649=2259

 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002)Aurora County, Louisiana, p.289
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.