Lawrence County, Arkansas Genealogy
Guide to Lawrence County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Lawrence County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||January 15, 1815|
|Address|| Lawrence County Courthouse|
PO Box 553, 315 W Main;
Walnut Ridge, AR 72476
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- 1815--Lawrence County was created 15 January 1815 from New Madrid County, Missouri.
County seat: Walnut Ridge 
See an interactive map of Lawrence County boundary changes.
- Lawrence County Cemeteries Lawrence County ARGenWeb
- Lawrence County Cemeteries Find A Grave
- Lawrence County Cemeteries Nancy's Lawrence County Corner
1820 is missing
- Lawrence County Federal Land Records USGenWeb Archives
- Lawrence County Assessor's Searchable Public Records Database
- Lawrence County Landmarks
- Early Lawrence County History Nancy's Lawrence County Corner
- Settlement of Lawrence County and Powhatan 1803-1890 Arkansas Historic Preservation Program
- Arkansas Territorial Papers Part 1 USGenWeb Archives
- Arkansas Territorial Papers Part 2 USGenWeb Archives
- Arkansas Territorial Papers Part 3 USGenWeb Archives
- Arkansas Territorial Papers Part 4 USGenWeb Archives
- Arkansas Territorial Papers Part 5 USGenWeb Archives
- A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services: With their Names, Ages, and Places of Residence, as Returned by the Marshalls of the Several Judicial Districts, Under the Act for Taking the Sixth Census]. 1841. Digital version at Google Books. 1967 reprint: FHL Collection 973 X2pc 1840. [See Arkansas, Lawrence County on page 191.]
- Edward Gerdes' Arkansas Civil War Rosters
- Men from this county served in the 7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry1, 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)2, 45th Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry3 and the 1st Regiment, Arkanas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)4.
1. Allen, Desmond Walls.The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Desmond Walls Allen, Conway, Arkansas, 1988.
2. Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas) 1987.
3. Allen, Desmond Walls. Forty-fifth Arkansas Confederate Cavalry (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 1.
4. Allen, Desmond Walls. First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.
- 1829-1838 Lawrence County Tax Index USGenWeb Archives
- Lawrence County Arkansas Marriages Lawrence County ARGenWeb
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Lawrence County Arkansas ARGenWeb
- Family History Library Catalog
- Lawrence County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Lawrence County My Arkansas Genealogy
- 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).