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Statewide registration of births and deaths began 1 February 1914, and have a limited availability through the [http://www.healthyarkansas.com/certificates/certificates.html Arkansas Vital Records Department ]of the Arkansas Health Department. The Arkansas History Commission keeps an alphabetical listing of deaths in Arkansas dating from 1914 through 1949, but they do not have the actual death records.<br>
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[http://www.healthyarkansas.com/certificates/certificates.html Arkansas Vital Records] also has marriage records dating from January 1917 and divorce records dating from January 1923.<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 16:29, 10 May 2010

United States  > Arkansas > Clark County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1818--Clark County was created 15 December 1818 from Arkansas County.  County seat: Arkadelphia [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns
  • Amity
  • Arkadelphia
  • Caddo Valley
  • Gum Springs
  • Gurdon
  • Okolona
  • Whelen Springs
Census Districts
  • Alpine
  • Barringer
  • Beirne
  • Bethel
  • Boswell
  • Burtsell
  • Central
  • Clear Spring
  • Curtis
  • Daleville
  • De Gray
  • Dobyville
  • Fendley
  • Graysonia
  • Griffithtown
  • Halfway
  • Haretown
  • Hollywood
  • Joan
  • Kansas
  • Knoxville
  • Lenox
  • Love Creek
  • Majors
  • Meeks Settlement
  • Pike Junction
  • Red Springs
  • Richwoods
  • Shakertown
  • Smithton
  • Smyrna
  • Sycamore
  • Trace
  • Vaden
Communities
  • Gravel Junction
  • Midway
Historical Communities
  • Adams
  • Antoine
  • Anvil
  • Ashton (or Joslyn)
  • Atlee
  • Beech Creek
  • Bradsha
  • Copeland Ridge
  • Elm Point
  • Flanagans
  • Greenville
  • Gurdon Junction
  • Hardages
  • Hearn
  • Hebron
  • Keyton
  • Leard
  • Manchester
  • Mill Creek
  • Raymond
  • Reeves
  • Rome
  • Scotts
  • Shawmut
  • Sloan
  • Tate
  • Terre Noir
  • Tupelo Springs
  • Weaver


Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Federal Census reports are available for 1830-1930 including slave and veterans schedules.

For more information about the using the census in Arkansas please refer to the Arkansas Census page.

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Statewide registration of births and deaths began 1 February 1914, and have a limited availability through the Arkansas Vital Records Department of the Arkansas Health Department. The Arkansas History Commission keeps an alphabetical listing of deaths in Arkansas dating from 1914 through 1949, but they do not have the actual death records.

Arkansas Vital Records also has marriage records dating from January 1917 and divorce records dating from January 1923.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

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