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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+Conway|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Conway/ Conway County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
*'''1825--'''Conway County was created 20 October 1825&nbsp;from [[Pulaski County, Arkansas|Pulaski]] County. '''County seat:''' Morrilton <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 Conway County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
 
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*[[Faulkner County, Arkansas|Faulkner]]
 
*[[Perry County, Arkansas|Perry]]
 
*[[Pope County, Arkansas|Pope]]
 
*[[Van Buren County, Arkansas|Van Buren]]
 
*[[Yell County, Arkansas|Yell]]
 
 
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
 
 
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Men from this county served in the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]],<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles'' (Conway, Ark.: privately published, 1988), 2.</ref> [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]],<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry'' (Conway, Ark.: privately published, 1987), 33-92.</ref>[[31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]], Companies C and G.<ref>Ronald R. Bass, ''History of the Thirty-first Arkansas Confederate Infantry'' (Conway, Ark.: Arkansas Research, 1996), 12.</ref>
 
 
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===== Marriage  =====
 
 
*'''1851-1952''' - Conway County Marriage Books 1-3, A-Z, 27-37 Index 1851-1952 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>
 
*'''1851-1923''' - Conway County Marriage Books C-W Index 1851-1923 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 16:05, 13 May 2013

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

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Conway County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Conway County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 20, 1825
County Seat Morrilton
Courthouse
Address Conway County Courthouse
117 South Moose Street;
Morrilton, AR 72110
Phone 501.354.9621
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County Courthouse

Conway County Courthouse
117 South Moose Street;
Morrilton, AR 72110
Phone 501.354.9621

County Clerk has marriage records from 1858 and probate records. The Clerk Circuit Court has divorce
and land records.[1]

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

1858




History

Parent County

  • 1825--Conway County was created 20 October 1825 from Pulaski County. County seat: Morrilton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Conway 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

Men from this county served in the 1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate),[3] 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union),[4]31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate), Companies C and G.[5]

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. Desmond Walls Allen, First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Conway, Ark.: privately published, 1988), 2.
  4. Desmond Walls Allen, Third Arkansas Union Cavalry (Conway, Ark.: privately published, 1987), 33-92.
  5. Ronald R. Bass, History of the Thirty-first Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Conway, Ark.: Arkansas Research, 1996), 12.
  6. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  7. 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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