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''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Calhoun County'' <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Calhoun County
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| county_map = Ar-calhoun.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1850
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| founded date = December 6
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| seat wl = Hampton
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Calhoun County, Arkansas|Calhoun County]]''  
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Arkansas&county=Calhoun Calhoun County Courthouse]<br>Main Street<br>Hampton, AR 71744<br>Phone: 870.798.2517 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1851, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1880<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Calhoun County was created in 1850 from Dallas &amp; Ouachita counties.
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*'''1850--'''Calhoun County was created 6 December 1850&nbsp;from [[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]] and [[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Hampton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Calhoun County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
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*[[Cleveland County, Arkansas|Cleveland]]
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*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]
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*[[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]]
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*[[Union County, Arkansas|Union]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Calhoun|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Calhoun/ Calhoun County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194467&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Calhoun&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah].
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[[Category:Calhoun_County,_Arkansas]]
 
[[Category:Calhoun_County,_Arkansas]]

Revision as of 19:16, 15 October 2012

Calhoun County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Calhoun County
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 6, 1850
County Seat Hampton
Courthouse
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United States Gotoarrow.png Arkansas Gotoarrow.png Calhoun County

County Courthouse

Calhoun County Courthouse
Main Street
Hampton, AR 71744
Phone: 870.798.2517

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1851,
divorce, probate and court records from 1880[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1850--Calhoun County was created 6 December 1850 from Dallas and Ouachita Counties. County seat: Hampton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Calhoun County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers


Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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