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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+Columbia|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Columbia/ Columbia County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
[http://www.countyofcolumbia.net/ Columbia County Courthouse]<br>1 Court Sq, #1; <br>Magnolia, AR 71753<br>Phone: 870.235.3774 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1853, <br>divorce and court records from 1860 and probate records; <br>County Library has cemetery records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
*'''1852--'''Columbia County was created 17 December 1852 from [[Lafayette County, Arkansas|Lafayette]], [[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]], and [[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]] Counties.
 
 
'''County seat:''' Magnolia <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 Columbia County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
 
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*[[Claiborne Parish, Louisiana|Claiborne Parish, Louisiana]]
 
*[[Lafayette County, Arkansas|Lafayette]]
 
*[[Nevada County, Arkansas|Nevada]]
 
*[[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]]
 
*[[Union County, Arkansas|Union]]
 
*[[Webster Parish, Louisiana|Webster Parish, Louisiana]]
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
 
===== Methodist =====
 
 
'''Barges Chapel Methodist Church'''
 
 
*'''1820-1872''' - Barges Chapel Methodist Church Baptism Index 1820-1872. Batch {{IGI|C586261}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
*'''1896, 1915''' - Barges Chapel Methodist Church Marriage Index 1896, 1915. Batch {{IGI|M586261}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
 
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
==== Maps ====
 
 
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
 
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
===== Marriage  =====
 
 
*'''1853-1951''' - Columbia County Marriage Books A-Z, AA-LL Index 1853-1951 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>
 
*'''1853-1926''' - Columbia County Marriage Books D2-Q Index 1853-1926 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|Introduction to Family History Centers ]]<br>
 
*[[Magnolia Arkansas Family History Center|Magnolia Arkansas Family History Center]]<br>
 
**Magnolia, Arkansas
 
 
== 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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Guide to Columbia County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Columbia County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded December 17, 1852
County Seat Magnolia
Courthouse
Address Columbia County Courthouse
1 Court Sq, #1;
Magnolia, AR 71753
Phone: 870.235.3774
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County Courthouse

Columbia County Courthouse
1 Court Sq, #1;
Magnolia, AR 71753
Phone: 870.235.3774

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1853, divorce and court records from 1860 and probate records. The County Library has cemetery records.[1]

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

1853


1853
1860

History

Parent County

County seat: Magnolia [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Columbia 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

Methodist

Barges Chapel Methodist Church

  • 1820-1872 - Barges Chapel Methodist Church Baptism Index 1820-1872. Batch C586261 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
  • 1896, 1915 - Barges Chapel Methodist Church Marriage Index 1896, 1915. Batch M586261 at FamilySearch - free.[3]

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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. 67.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 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.
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
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