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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hot Spring County, Arkansas|Hot Spring County]]''
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Guide to '''Hot Spring County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{ARDC}}
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Arkansas County
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| county_map = Ar-hot-spring.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| state_map = Arkansas.png
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| founded year = 1829
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| founded date = November 2
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| seat wl = Malvern
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| building image =
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| building address = [http://www.arkansasties.com/HotSpring/Structures/CourtHouse.htm Hot Spring County Courthouse]<br>210 Locust Street<br>Malvern, AR 72104<br>Phone: 501.332.2291 <br>
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| adoption_sign = Adoption ARGenWeb
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}}
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/HotSpring/Structures/CourtHouse.htm Hot Spring County Courthouse]<br>210 Locust Street<br>Malvern, AR 72104<br>Phone: 501.332.2291 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1825 and probate records from 1834; Clerk Circuit Court has court and divorce records.<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Vital_Records|Death]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Land_and_Property|Land]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | '''[[{{PAGENAME}}#Probate_Records|Probate]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | <br>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1825<br>
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1834<br>
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*The County was named for the hot springs at Hot Springs, located within the county.
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*The county is a "dry county", no alcohol allowed.
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
Hot Spring County was created&nbsp; from [[Clark_County,_Arkansas|Clark]] County, 2 November 1829.
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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Parts were set off to create following new counties:  
 
Parts were set off to create following new counties:  
  
*[[Montgomery_County,_Arkansas|Montgomery]] 9 December 1842  
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*[[Montgomery County, Arkansas|Montgomery]] 9 December 1842  
*[[Grant_County,_Arkansas|Grant]] 4 February 1869  
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*[[Grant County, Arkansas|Grant]] 4 February 1869  
*[[Garland_County,_Arkansas|Garland]] 5 April 1873  
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*[[Garland County, Arkansas|Garland]] 5 April 1873  
 
*Part of Garland County was returned to Hot Springs later in 1873.
 
*Part of Garland County was returned to Hot Springs later in 1873.
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See an interactive map of Hot Spring County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
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==== Variant Spellings  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places/Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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===== Towns  =====
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{| width="80%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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*Donaldson
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*Friendship
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*Magnet Cove
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*Malvern
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*Midway
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*Perla
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*Rockport<br>
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===== Census Districts and Unincorporated Towns<br>  =====
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*Abco
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*Antioch
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*Beaton
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*Bismarck
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*Bonnerdale
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*Brown Springs
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*Butterfield
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*Caney
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*Central
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*Cross Roads
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*De Roche
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*Diamondhead
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*Gifford
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*Glen Rose
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*Harp
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*Jones Mills
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*Lambert
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*Landers
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*Lono
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*Morning Star
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*Mount Moriah
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*Oak Grove
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*Point Cedar
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*Rolla
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*Saginaw
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*Shorewood Hills
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*Social Hill
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*Whittington
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*Witherspoon
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===== Communities  =====
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*Faber
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*Oak Bower
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*Old De Roche
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
==== Record Loss ====
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*[[Clark County, Arkansas|Clark]]
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*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]
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*[[Garland County, Arkansas|Garland]]
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*[[Grant County, Arkansas|Grant]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Arkansas|Montgomery]]
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*[[Saline County, Arkansas|Saline]]
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== Genealogy Resources  ==
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==== Research Guides  ====
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==== African Americans ====
  
== Resources ==
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==== Bible Records ====
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Church ====
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=1781 Phillips Cemetery, Leola] BillionGraves
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==== Census  ====
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==== Church Records ====
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{{AR Church Intro}}
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Genealogy  ====
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==== Land and Property ====
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{{AR Land Intro}}
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Local Histories ====
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{{AR History Intro}}
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
==== Newspapers ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), pp. 33-92. {{FHL|664007|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M28dc}}</ref> and the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]].<ref>Calvin L. Collier, ''They'll do to Tie To: the story of the Third Regiment, Arkansas Infantry, C.S.A.,''(Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10. {{FHL|379659|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M2c}}</ref>
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==== Naturalization  ====
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==== Newspapers ====
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{{AR Newspapers|Hot Springs}}
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Occupations ====
  
==== Taxation ====
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==== Probate Records ====
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{{AR Probate Intro}}
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==== Taxation ====
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{{AR Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries&nbsp;  ==
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{{AR Vital Intro}}
  
== Townships and Cities ==
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===== Birth =====
  
== Web Sites ==
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===== Marriage =====
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*'''1825-1951''' - Hot Spring County Marriage Books 1-6, A-W Index 1825-1951 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>
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*'''1825-1947''' - Hot Spring County Marriage Books A-J, 4-6 Index 1825-1947 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/0/0d/Igiarkansasem.pdf.</ref>
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194550&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Hot+Spring&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah].
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===== Death  =====
  
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===== Vital Record Substitutes =====
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== Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Websites  ==
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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>  
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Hot+Spring|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Hot_Spring/ Hot Spring County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
[[Category:Hot_Spring_County,_Arkansas]]
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[[Category:IGIcheck]] [[Category:Hot_Spring_County,_Arkansas]]

Revision as of 20:35, 17 May 2013

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

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Founded November 2, 1829
County Seat Malvern
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210 Locust Street
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Phone: 501.332.2291
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County Courthouse

Hot Spring County Courthouse
210 Locust Street
Malvern, AR 72104
Phone: 501.332.2291

County Clerk has marriage records from 1825 and probate records from 1834; Clerk Circuit Court has court and divorce records.[1]

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

1825



1834

History

  • The County was named for the hot springs at Hot Springs, located within the county.
  • The county is a "dry county", no alcohol allowed.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Parts were set off to create following new counties:

  • Montgomery 9 December 1842
  • Grant 4 February 1869
  • Garland 5 April 1873
  • Part of Garland County was returned to Hot Springs later in 1873.

See an interactive map of Hot Spring County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Towns
  • Donaldson
  • Friendship
  • Magnet Cove
  • Malvern
  • Midway
  • Perla
  • Rockport
Census Districts and Unincorporated Towns
  • Abco
  • Antioch
  • Beaton
  • Bismarck
  • Bonnerdale
  • Brown Springs
  • Butterfield
  • Caney
  • Central
  • Cross Roads
  • De Roche
  • Diamondhead
  • Gifford
  • Glen Rose
  • Harp
  • Jones Mills
  • Lambert
  • Landers
  • Lono
  • Morning Star
  • Mount Moriah
  • Oak Grove
  • Point Cedar
  • Rolla
  • Saginaw
  • Shorewood Hills
  • Social Hill
  • Whittington
  • Witherspoon
Communities
  • Faber
  • Oak Bower
  • Old De Roche


Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.

Maps

Military

Civil War

Men from this county served in the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)[2] and the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate).[3]

Naturalization

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Hot Spring County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


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. Desmond Walls Allen, Third Arkansas Union Cavalry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), pp. 33-92. FHL book 976.7 M28dc
  3. Calvin L. Collier, They'll do to Tie To: the story of the Third Regiment, Arkansas Infantry, C.S.A.,(Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10. FHL book 976.7 M2c
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  5. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/0d/Igiarkansasem.pdf.
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