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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Cleveland County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cleveland_County,_Arkansas|Cleveland County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Cleveland County
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| county_map = Ar-cleveland.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| state_map = Arkansas.png
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = April 17
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| seat wl = Rison
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| adoption_sign = Adoption ARGenWeb
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[[Image:Cleveland County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Cleveland County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg]]
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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
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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  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Cleveland County was created in 1873 from Dallas, Bradley, Jefferson &amp; Lincoln counties.  
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*'''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.
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'''County seat:''' Rison <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 Cleveland County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
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*[[Calhoun County, Arkansas|Calhoun]]
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*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]
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*[[Drew County, Arkansas|Drew]]
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*[[Grant County, Arkansas|Grant]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Arkansas|Jefferson]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Arkansas|Lincoln]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Cleveland County.
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*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>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ARmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp; ==
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
  
== Townships and Cities  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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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>
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Cleveland|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Cleveland/ Cleveland County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194493&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Cleveland&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah.]
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== References  ==
  
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Cleveland County, Arkansas
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Founded April 17, 1873
County Seat Rison
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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,
divorce, probate and court records[1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Rison [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

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.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

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)
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