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| building address =100 W. Texas Ave.<br />Ruston, LA.<br />(337) 721-3500
 
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Lincoln_Parish,_Louisiana|Lincoln Parish]]''  
 
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== ''Parish Courthouse''  ==
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Lincoln Parish Courthouse<br>100 W Texas Avenue<br>Ruston, LA 71270<br>Phone: 318.255.3663&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1873.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Lincoln Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Lincoln Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
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| estref=<REF>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22061.html|title=Lincoln Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</REF>
| footnote=Lincoln Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=Lincoln Parish Census Data<REF>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</REF>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
  
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
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[Louisiana_Probate_Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
  
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Ruston Louisiana Family History Center]]
  
 
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Revision as of 16:30, 11 October 2012

Lincoln Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Lincoln Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 27, 1873
County Seat Ruston
Courthouse
Lincoln Parish, LA, Courthouse.jpg
Address 100 W. Texas Ave.
Ruston, LA.
(337) 721-3500
Website: lincolnparish.org
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Lincoln Parish


Parish Courthouse

Lincoln Parish Courthouse
100 W Texas Avenue
Ruston, LA 71270
Phone: 318.255.3663 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce,
probate and court records from 1873.[1]

History

Parent Parish

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Lincoln Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries





Cemeteries






Census

Census Pop.
190015,898
191018,48516.3%
192016,962−8.2%
193022,82234.5%
194024,7908.6%
195025,7824.0%
196028,53510.7%
197033,80018.5%
198039,76317.6%
199041,7455.0%
200042,5091.8%
Est. 200641,857[2]−1.5%
Lincoln Parish Census Data[3]
















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

[Louisiana_Probate_Records|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

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Lincoln 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. "Lincoln Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22061.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.