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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Caldwell Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
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See an interactive map of Caldwell Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
 
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==== Biographies  ====
 
==== Biographies  ====
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname  
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=66819&CScnty=1119& Adams Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=66819&CScnty=1119& Adams Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=66980&CScnty=1119& Bethany Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=66980&CScnty=1119& Bethany Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67078&CScnty=1119& Brown Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67078&CScnty=1119& Brown Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67253&CScnty=1119& Columbia Hills Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67253&CScnty=1119& Columbia Hills Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67329&CScnty=1119& Cross Roads Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67329&CScnty=1119& Cross Roads Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67493&CScnty=1119& Fellowship Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67493&CScnty=1119& Fellowship Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67749&CScnty=1119&CSsr=21& Hebert Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=67749&CScnty=1119&CSsr=21& Hebert Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68043&CScnty=1119&CSsr=21& Little Star Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68043&CScnty=1119&CSsr=21& Little Star Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68159&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& McDaniel Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68159&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& McDaniel Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68318&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Mount Pleasant Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68318&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Mount Pleasant Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68453&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Old Bethel Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68453&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Old Bethel Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68485&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Old Union Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68485&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Old Union Cemetery]  
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68513&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Palestine Cemetery]
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=68513&CScnty=1119&CSsr=41& Palestine Cemetery]  
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=69265&CScnty=1119&CSsr=61& Welcome Home Cemetery]
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=69265&CScnty=1119&CSsr=61& Welcome Home Cemetery]
  
 
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==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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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  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1840census.txt 1840 Caldwell Parish Census Index]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1840census.txt 1840 Caldwell Parish Census Index]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1850mort.txt 1850 Mortality Census]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1850mort.txt 1850 Mortality Census]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1880/ 1880 Census Images]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1880/ 1880 Census Images]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1900/ 1900 Census Images]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1900/ 1900 Census Images]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1910/ 1910 Census Images]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1910/ 1910 Census Images]  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1920/ 1920 Census Images]
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/caldwell/census/1920/ 1920 Census Images]
  
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
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==== Ethnic  ====
  
 
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*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0042unit Reel 0042,] Labor Contracts (Agreements with Freedmen)&nbsp;  
==== Ethnic ====
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*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0070unit Reel 0070]  
 
 
*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0042unit Reel 0042,] Labor Contracts (Agreements with Freedmen)&nbsp;
 
*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0070unit Reel 0070]
 
 
*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0071unit Reel 0071]
 
*Records of the field offices for the State of Louisiana, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1863-1872[http://www.archive.org/details/recordsoffieldoo0071unit Reel 0071]
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land ====
  
[http://www.tkqlhce.com/click-1546952-10470501?url=http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/view.aspx?dbid=1246&iid=RHUSA2007B_LA0090-00316 US General Land Office Records 1796 - 1907] &nbsp; ~ &nbsp;Ancestry.com
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[http://www.tkqlhce.com/click-1546952-10470501?url=http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/view.aspx?dbid=1246&iid=RHUSA2007B_LA0090-00316 US General Land Office Records 1796 - 1907] &nbsp; ~ &nbsp;Ancestry.com  
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project  
*[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/LA/Parish/caldwell.htm 1895 US Atlas] - Caldwell Parish
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*[http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/LA/Parish/caldwell.htm 1895 US Atlas] - Caldwell Parish  
 
*[http://www.topozone.com/states/Louisiana.asp?county=Caldwell Caldwell Parish Topo Maps and Aerial Photos]
 
*[http://www.topozone.com/states/Louisiana.asp?county=Caldwell Caldwell Parish Topo Maps and Aerial Photos]
  
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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.org/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.org/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.org/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.org/la/caldwell/military/korea.txt Korean War Casualties]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/koreamia.txt Korean War MIA]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/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.org/la/caldwell/military/conftrps.txt Roster of Troops in Confederate Services]  
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/vietnam.txt Vietnam War Casualties]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/vietnam.txt Vietnam War Casualties]  
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/vietmia.txt Vietnam/Southeast Asia MIA]
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/military/vietmia.txt Vietnam/Southeast Asia MIA]
  
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
  
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==== Obituaries ====
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==== Obituaries ====
  
[http://usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/obituaries.htm Caldwell Parish Obituaries]
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[http://usgwarchives.org/la/caldwell/obituaries.htm Caldwell Parish Obituaries]  
  
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]  
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]  
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]  
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192972&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Caldwell Family History Library Catalog Holdings]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192972&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Caldwell Family History Library Catalog Holdings]  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?rank=1&section=1&f1=Lousiana&f2=Caldwell&prox=1&f13=US&db=persi&ti=0&ti.si=0&gss=mp-persi&so=3 Periodical Search] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Ancestry.com
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?rank=1&section=1&f1=Lousiana&f2=Caldwell&prox=1&f13=US&db=persi&ti=0&ti.si=0&gss=mp-persi&so=3 Periodical Search] &nbsp;~ &nbsp;Ancestry.com
  
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== Web Sites  ==
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 01:59, 29 September 2011

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

Parish Courthouse

History

Parent Parish

  • 1838--Caldwell Parish was created 6 March 1838 from Catahoula and Ouachita Parishes.
    Parish seat: Columbia [1]

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

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[2]

















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).
  2. 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.