Claiborne Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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Parish Courthouse

History

Governor William C. C. Claiborne (c1775-1817)

The parish is named after Governor of Louisiana and Governor of Mississippi Territory William C. C. Claiborne (c1775-1817).[1]

Parent Parish

  • 1828--Claiborne Parish was created 13 March 1828 from Natchitoches Parish.
    Parish seat: Homer [2]

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References

  1. "List of Counties in Tennessee," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).