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Guide to '''Jefferson Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
  
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[http://www.jeffparish.net/ Jefferson Parish Courthouse]<br>200 Derbigny Street<br>Gretna, LA 70053<br>Phone: 504.364.2800&nbsp;<br><br>Parish&nbsp;Clerk has marriage records from 1863, divorce, probate, and court records from 1825 and land records from 1827.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Jefferson Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Guide to Jefferson Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Jefferson Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 11, 1825
County Seat Gretna
Courthouse
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Parish Courthouse

Jefferson Parish Courthouse
200 Derbigny Street
Gretna, LA 70053
Phone: 504.364.2800 

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1863, divorce, probate, and court records from 1825 and land records from 1827.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1825--Jefferson Parish was created 11 February 1825 from Orleans Parish.
    Parish seat: Gretna [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Jefferson Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

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African American


Cemeteries





Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190015,321
191018,24719.1%
192021,56318.2%
193040,03285.7%
194050,42726.0%
1950103,873106.0%
1960208,769101.0%
1970337,56861.7%
1980454,59234.7%
1990448,306−1.4%
2000455,4661.6%
2010432,552−5.0%
Jefferson Parish Census Data[2]

















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

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

Websites


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Jefferson Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2007-06-12.