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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Conway County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Conway_County,_Arkansas|Conway County]]''
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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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| county = Conway County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1825
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| founded date = October 20
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| seat wl = Morrilton
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| building address = [http://www.arkansasties.com/Conway/Attractions/CourtHouse/Courthouse.htm Conway County Courthouse]<br>117 South Moose Street; <br>Morrilton, AR 72110<br>Phone 501.354.9621 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Conway/Attractions/CourtHouse/Courthouse.htm Conway County Courthouse]<br>117 South Moose Street; <br>Morrilton, AR 72110<br>Phone 501.354.9621 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1858<br>and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce<br>and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== 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>
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*'''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  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Conway County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Faulkner_County,_Arkansas|Faulkner]]
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*[[Faulkner County, Arkansas|Faulkner]]  
*[[Perry_County,_Arkansas|Perry]]
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*[[Perry County, Arkansas|Perry]]  
*[[Pope_County,_Arkansas|Pope]]
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*[[Pope County, Arkansas|Pope]]  
*[[Van_Buren_County,_Arkansas|Van Buren]]
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*[[Van Buren County, Arkansas|Van Buren]]  
*[[Yell_County,_Arkansas|Yell]]
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*[[Yell County, Arkansas|Yell]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Military  ====
 
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Men from this county served in the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]]<sup>1</sup>, [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]],<sup>2</sup><sup></sup>&nbsp; [[31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]], Companies C and G.<sup>3</sup><br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>1.&nbsp; Allen, Desmond Walls. ''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.</sup><br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>2.&nbsp; Allen, Desmond Walls. ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway, Arkansas) 1987, pp. 33-92.</sup><br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<sup>3.&nbsp; Bass, Ronald R. History of the Thirty-first Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, 1996) p. 12</sup><br>
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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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.<br>
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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>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194503&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Conway&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Conway/ Conway County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Conway/ Conway County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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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
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Map of Arkansas highlighting Conway County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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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; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce
and land records[1]

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.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Men from this county served in the 1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)1, 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union),2  31st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate), Companies C and G.3

     1.  Allen, Desmond Walls. First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.

     2.  Allen, Desmond Walls. Third Arkansas Union Cavalry (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway, Arkansas) 1987, pp. 33-92.

    3.  Bass, Ronald R. History of the Thirty-first Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, 1996) p. 12

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. 67.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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