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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Howard County'' <br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Howard_County,_Arkansas|Howard County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Howard County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1873
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| founded date = April 17
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| seat wl = Nashville
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://howardcountytaxcollection.com/ Howard County Courthouse; ]<br>421 N Main Street<br>Nashville, AR 71852<br>Phone: 870.845.7502 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1873 <br>and some cemetery records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce,<br>Court and land records 1873<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*'''1873--'''Howard County was created 17 April 1873&nbsp;from [[Pike_County,_Arkansas|Pike]], [[Hempstead_County,_Arkansas|Hempstead]], [[Polk_County,_Arkansas|Polk]]&nbsp;and [[Sevier_County,_Arkansas|Sevier]] Counties.
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*'''1873--'''Howard County was created 17 April 1873&nbsp;from [[Pike County, Arkansas|Pike]], [[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]], [[Polk County, Arkansas|Polk]]&nbsp;and [[Sevier County, Arkansas|Sevier]] Counties.
  
'''County seat:''' Nashville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''County seat:''' Nashville <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 Howard County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
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==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]]
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*[[Little River County, Arkansas|Little River]]
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*[[Montgomery County, Arkansas|Montgomery]]
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*[[Pike County, Arkansas|Pike]]
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*[[Polk County, Arkansas|Polk]]
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*[[Sevier County, Arkansas|Sevier]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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=194557&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Howard&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Howard|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Howard/ Howard County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 21:31, 13 December 2012

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Howard County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 17, 1873
County Seat Nashville
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Howard County Courthouse;
421 N Main Street
Nashville, AR 71852
Phone: 870.845.7502

County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1873
and some cemetery records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce,
Court and land records 1873[1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Nashville [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

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. 68.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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