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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Cleveland/Structures/CourtHouse.htm Cleveland County Courthouse]<br>Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348 <br>Rison, AR 71665 <br>Phone: 870.325.6521  
 
[http://www.arkansasties.com/Cleveland/Structures/CourtHouse.htm Cleveland County Courthouse]<br>Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348 <br>Rison, AR 71665 <br>Phone: 870.325.6521  
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]  
 
*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]  
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== Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Websites ==
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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>
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Cleveland|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Cleveland/ Cleveland County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
[[Image:Cleveland County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px]]
 
 
 
[http://www.arkansasties.com/Cleveland/Structures/CourtHouse.htm Cleveland County Courthouse]<br>Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348 <br>Rison, AR 71665 <br>Phone: 870.325.6521
 
 
 
County Clerk has marriage records from 1880, <br>divorce, probate and court records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.</ref>
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
*'''1873--'''Cleveland County was created 17 April 1873&nbsp;from [[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]], [[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]], [[Jefferson County, Arkansas|Jefferson]], and [[Lincoln County, Arkansas|Lincoln]] Counties.
 
 
 
'''County seat:''' Rison <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
See an interactive map of Cleveland County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
 
*[[Calhoun County, Arkansas|Calhoun]]
 
*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]
 
*[[Drew County, Arkansas|Drew]]
 
*[[Grant County, Arkansas|Grant]]
 
*[[Jefferson County, Arkansas|Jefferson]]
 
*[[Lincoln County, Arkansas|Lincoln]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
 
 
==== Land  ====
 
 
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
 
==== Maps ====
 
 
 
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
===== Civil War  =====
 
 
 
====== Civil War Battle  ======
 
 
 
The following Civil War battle was fought in Cleveland County.
 
 
 
*April 25, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ar015.htm Marks' Mill]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ar015.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 15 August, 2012)</ref>
 
 
 
:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ARmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
 
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
 
==== Vital Records ====
 
 
 
===== Marriage  =====
 
 
 
*'''1873-1956''' - Cleveland County Marriage Books A, 1, 3-12 Index 1873-1956 in {{RecordSearch|1417439|Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="hc">FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "[[Arkansas_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]," in ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 18 April 2013.</ref>
 
*'''1873-1922''' - Cleveland County Marriage Books 3-6 Index 1873-1922 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5c/Igiarkansasad.pdf.</ref>
 
 
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
 
 
== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
 
*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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Revision as of 15:37, 13 May 2013

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Guide to Cleveland County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Cleveland County, Arkansas
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Map of Arkansas highlighting Cleveland County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 17, 1873
County Seat Rison
Courthouse
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Address Cleveland County Courthouse
Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348
Rison, AR 71665
Phone: 870.325.6521
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County Courthouse

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Cleveland County Courthouse
Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348
Rison, AR 71665
Phone: 870.325.6521

County Clerk has marriage records from 1880, along with divorce, probate and court records.[1]

Beginning Dates for Cleveland County, Arkansas Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

1880




History

Parent County

County seat: Rison [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Cleveland County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.

Naturalization

Newspapers

Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August, 2012)
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  5. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5c/Igiarkansasad.pdf.
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