Jefferson County, Arkansas Genealogy
|Jefferson County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||November 2, 1829|
|County Seat||Pine Bluff|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Jefferson County Courthouse
101 W Barraque Street
Pine Bluff, AR 71601
County Clerk has marriage records from 1830
and probate records from 1845; Clerk Circuit
Court has divorce, court and land records
County seat: Pine Bluff 
See an interactive map of Jefferson County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.
- Cherry Hill Cemetery, Richland
- Macedonia Cemetery, Pine Bluff
- New Hope Cemetery, Grady
- White's Cemetery, Pine Bluff
Civil War Battle
The following Civil War battle was fought in Jefferson County.
- Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
Obituary Indexes from the following from 1866 to current time:
- Pine Bluff Commercial
- Pine Bluff Graphic
- Pin Bluff News
- Pine Bluff Eagle
- White Hall Journal
- Pine Bluff Dispatch
- The Negro Spokesman
- The Jefferson Republican
- Weekly Echo
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Jefferson County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August, 2012)