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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Drew County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Drew_County,_Arkansas|Drew County]]''
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Guide to '''Drew County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Drew County
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| county_map = Ar-drew.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| state_map = Arkansas.png
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| founded year = 1846
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| founded date = November 26
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| seat wl = Monticello
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| adoption_sign = Adoption ARGenWeb
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.courtreference.com/Drew-County-Arkansas-Courts.htm Drew County Courthouse]<br>210 S Main Street<br>Monticello, AR 71655<br>Phone: 870.460.6260 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court&nbsp;<br>records; County Assessor has 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  ====
  
'''1846--'''Drew County was created from Arkansas and Bradley Counties.'''County seat: '''Monticello'''<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>'''
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*'''1846--'''Drew County was created 26 November 1846&nbsp;from [[Arkansas County, Arkansas|Arkansas]] and [[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]] Counties.'''County seat: '''Monticello'''<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 Drew County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Ashley County, Arkansas|Ashley]]
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
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*[[Chicot County, Arkansas|Chicot]]
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*[[Cleveland County, Arkansas|Cleveland]]
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*[[Desha County, Arkansas|Desha]]
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*[[Lincoln County, Arkansas|Lincoln]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/gwdc1.html Drew County Cemeteries]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=4&CScnty=114 Drew County Cemeteries]&nbsp; Find A Grave
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/cemphoto.html Drew County Headstone Photos] Drew County ARGenWeb
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/church.html Drew County Church Records] Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/PrairieGroveSouthernBaptistChurch.pdf Prairie Grove Southern Baptist Church] Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/churches/florence.txt Old Florence Church Minutes] USGenWeb Archives
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~romm/Prairie%20Hall%20%20M.%20A.%20Church%20South.html Prairie Hall M.A. Church South]
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/churches/pleasant.txt Pleasant Springs Missionary Baptist Church] USGenWeb Archives
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/dcset.html Drew County Pioneer Settlers] Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/land/drew.txt Drew County Federal Land Records] USGenWeb Archives
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*[http://www.actdatascout.com/default.aspx?ci=9 Drew County Assessor's Public Records Searchable Database]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== '''''Civil War'''''  =====
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*[http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/ Edward Gerdes Arkansas Civil War Rosters]
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/ListofDrewCountyPersonsTakingAmnestyOath.pdf Drew County Civil War Amnesty List] Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/arkansas/drew1.htm Drew County WW 2 Army &amp; Air Force Casualties]&nbsp; Access Genealogy
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*Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]].
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Collier, Captain Calvin L. USAF ''They'll Do To Tie To! ''(Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/DrewCountymarriageb.pdf Drew County Marriages 1847-1861]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/DrewCountyArkansasmarriageofficials.pdf Drew County Early&nbsp;Marriage Officials]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to Family History Centers]] <br>
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*[[Monticello Arkansas Family History Center|Monticello Arkansas Family History Center]]<br>
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**Monticello, Arkansas
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== 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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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/index.html Drew County ARGenWeb] <br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194524&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Drew&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Drew|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Drew/ Drew County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://bethg.shutdown.com/drew/ Drew County Arkansas Genealogy] Original Arkansas Project
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*[http://www.montdrewchamber.com/ Monticello-Drew County Chamber of Commerce]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 20:38, 15 March 2013

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

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Drew County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Drew County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 26, 1846
County Seat Monticello
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Drew County Courthouse
210 S Main Street
Monticello, AR 71655
Phone: 870.460.6260

County Clerk has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court 
records; County Assessor has land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1846--Drew County was created 26 November 1846 from Arkansas and Bradley Counties.County seat: Monticello[2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

     Collier, Captain Calvin L. USAF They'll Do To Tie To! (Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10.

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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