Cameron Parish, Louisiana Genealogy
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- 1 Parish Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
"A Sportman's Paradise"
Cameron Parish Police Jury
PO Box 1280
Cameron, LA 70631
- Named for Simon Cameron, first Secretary of War under Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States
Created 15 March 1870 from Calcasieu and Vermilion Parishes
- Northeast portion set off to create Jefferson Davis Parish 12 June 1912.
Places / Localities
Communities: Big Lake | Cameron | Creole | Grand Chenier | Grand Lake | Hackberry | Holly Beach | Johnson Bayou |
Neighboring Parishes or Counties
- Roman Catholic
Gazetteers of Places/Localities
- United States Geographic Survey Place Names - GNIS for Cameron Parish (over 525 entries)
(may not always be present in alphabetic order on first try.)
Societies and Libraries
- FamilySearch.org Family History Library Catalog for Cameron Parish.
- The Cameron Parish LAGenWeb Project, an member of The LAGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.
- The USGenWeb Archives Project for Cameron Parish.