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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Lafayette County'''
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Guide to '''Lafayette County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Johnson/Structures/CourtHouse/Courthouse1.htm Lafayette County Courthouse]<br>2 Courthouse Square<br>Lewisville, AR 71845<br>Phone: 870.921.4633 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1848 <br>and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce<br>and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref>
  
 
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*Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<sup>1</sup> .<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 1.&nbsp; Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry'' (Union) Infantry (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas, 1987.)<br>
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Guide to Lafayette County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Lafayette County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Lafayette County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 15, 1827
County Seat Lewisville
Courthouse
Address Lafayette County Courthouse
2 Courthouse Square
Lewisville, AR 71845
Phone: 870.921.4633
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County Courthouse

Lafayette County Courthouse
2 Courthouse Square
Lewisville, AR 71845
Phone: 870.921.4633

County Clerk has marriage records from 1848
and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce
and land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1827--Lafayette County was created 15 October 1827 from Hempstead County.   County seat: Lewisville [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Lafayette County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

    1.  Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) Infantry (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas, 1987.)


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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