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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Louisiana|Louisiana]] > Claiborne Parish''
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Claiborne_Parish,_Louisiana|Claiborne Parish]]''  
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Claiborne Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Claiborne Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laclaib2/claibla.htm Claiborne Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-claiborne.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1828
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| founded date = March 13
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| seat wl = Homer
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| web = www.claiborneone.org/cppj
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| building image = Claiborne Parish Courthouse.jpg
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| building address =512 East Main Street<br />Homer, LA 71040
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}}
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== Parish County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/claiborneparish.htm Claiborne Parish Courthouse]<br>512 E Main Street<br>Homer, LA 71040<br>Phone: 318.927.9601&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1850.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed.Claiborne Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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[[Image:William C C Claiborne.JPG|thumb|right|200px|William C C Claiborne.JPG]]
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The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_C._C._Claiborne William C. C. Claiborne] (c1775-1817).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Tennessee_county_name_etymologies "List of Counties in Tennessee,"] Wikipedia.</ref>
  
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''1828--'''Claiborne Parish was created 13 March 1828 from [[Natchitoches_Parish,_Louisiana|Natchitoches]] Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Homer <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''1828--'''Claiborne Parish was created 13 March 1828 from [[Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana|Natchitoches]] Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Homer <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 Claiborne Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Bienville Parish, Louisiana|Bienville]]
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*[[Columbia County, Arkansas|Columbia County, Arkansas]]
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*[[Lincoln Parish, Louisiana|Lincoln]]
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*[[Union County, Arkansas|Union County, Arkansas]]
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*[[Union Parish, Louisiana|Union]]
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*[[Webster Parish, Louisiana|Webster]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Laclaiborne.png|thumb|right|400px|Laclaiborne.png]]
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census  ====
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1900= 23029
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| 1910= 25050
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| 1920= 27885
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| 1930= 32285
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| 1940= 29855
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| 1950= 25063
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| 1960= 19407
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| 1970= 17024
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| 1980= 17095
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| 1990= 17405
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| 2000= 16851
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| estimate= 16210
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| estyear= 2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22027.html|title=Claiborne Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=Claiborne 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
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192980&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Claiborne&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Claiborne|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/ClaiborneP/ Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 17:37, 13 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Claiborne Parish

Guide to Claiborne Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Claiborne Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Claiborne Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 13, 1828
County Seat Homer
Courthouse
Claiborne Parish Courthouse.jpg
Address 512 East Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
Website: www.claiborneone.org/cppj
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Parish County Courthouse

Claiborne Parish Courthouse
512 E Main Street
Homer, LA 71040
Phone: 318.927.9601 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1850.[1]

History

William C C Claiborne.JPG

The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory William C. C. Claiborne (c1775-1817).[2]

Parent Parish

1828--Claiborne Parish was created 13 March 1828 from Natchitoches Parish.
Parish seat: Homer [1]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Laclaiborne.png

African American


Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
190023,029
191025,0508.8%
192027,88511.3%
193032,28515.8%
194029,855−7.5%
195025,063−16.1%
196019,407−22.6%
197017,024−12.3%
198017,0950.4%
199017,4051.8%
200016,851−3.2%
Est. 200616,210[3]−3.8%
Claiborne Parish Census Data[4]

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

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

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed.Claiborne Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. "List of Counties in Tennessee," Wikipedia.
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Claiborne Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22027.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  4. 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.