Lafayette County, Arkansas Genealogy
|Lafayette County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||October 15, 1827|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Lafayette County Courthouse
2 Courthouse Square
Lewisville, AR 71845
County Clerk has marriage records from 1848
and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce
and land records
- 1827--Lafayette County was created 15 October 1827 from Hempstead County. County seat: Lewisville 
See an interactive map of Lafayette County boundary changes.
- Bossier Parish, Louisiana
- Caddo Parish, Louisiana
- Webster Parish, Louisiana
- Men from this county served in the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)1 .
1. Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) Infantry (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas, 1987.)
- Lafayette County, Arkansas Obituary Collection From GenealogyBuff.com ~ Free. From Various Funeral Homes around Stamps, Lewisville, Bradley, and Buckner, Arkansas.
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
- Lafayette 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).