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Guide to '''East Feliciana Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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[http://www.eastfelicianaclerk.org/ East Feliciana Parish Courthouse]<br>12305 Helena Street<br>PO Drawer 599<br>Clinton, LA 70722<br>Phone: 225.683.5145
  
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<br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,<br>court and land records from 1824. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), East Feliciana Parish, Louisana page 290, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libr40ries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
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See an interactive map of East Feliciana Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
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The following Civil War battle was fought in East Feliciana Parish.
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*May 21-July 9, 1863 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/la010.htm Port Hudson]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/la010.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 8 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/LAmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Louisiana.
  
 
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Guide to East Feliciana Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting East Feliciana Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 17, 1824
County Seat Clinton
Courthouse
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Address 12305 St. Helena St.
Clinton, LA 70722
Website: eastfelicianaclerk.org
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Parish Courthouse

East Feliciana Parish Courthouse
12305 Helena Street
PO Drawer 599
Clinton, LA 70722
Phone: 225.683.5145


Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1824. [1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1824--East Feliciana Parish was created 17 February 1824 from Feliciana (Old) Parish.
    Parish seat: Clinton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of East Feliciana Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Laeastfeliciana.png

African American


Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
18308,247
184011,89344.2%
185013,59814.3%
186014,6978.1%
187013,499−8.2%
188015,13212.1%
189017,90318.3%
190020,44314.2%
191020,055−1.9%
192017,487−12.8%
193017,449−0.2%
194018,0393.4%
195019,1336.1%
196020,1985.6%
197017,657−12.6%
198019,0157.7%
199019,2111.0%
200021,36011.2%
201020,267−5.1%
East Feliciana Parish Census Data[3]




Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in East Feliciana Parish.

Map showing Civil War battles in Louisiana.

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), East Feliciana Parish, Louisana page 290, At various libr40ries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02. ; Report on the Population of the United States at the Eleventh Census, 1890. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1895.
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 8 August, 2012)