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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Little River County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Little_River_County,_Arkansas|Little River County]]''
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Guide to '''Little River County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Little River County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1867
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| founded date = March 5
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| seat wl = Ashdown
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| building address = [http://www.littlerivercounty.org/ Little River County Courthouse]<br>351 N 2nd Street<br>Ashdown, AR 71822<br>Phone: 870.898.7208 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.littlerivercounty.org/ Little River County Courthouse]<br>351 N 2nd Street<br>Ashdown, AR 71822<br>Phone: 870.898.7208 <br>
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County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1880; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1867--'''Little River County was created&nbsp;from Hempstead County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ashdown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1867--'''Little River County was created 5 March 1867&nbsp;from [[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ashdown <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Little River County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Bowie County, Texas|Bowie County, Texas]]
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*[[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]]
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*[[Howard County, Arkansas|Howard]]
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*[[McCurtain County, Oklahoma|McCurtain County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Miller County, Arkansas|Miller]]
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*[[Sevier County, Arkansas|Sevier]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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[http://backwardbranch.com/lrcgs/lrccem.html Little River County Cemeteries-Little River County Genealogy Society]
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/littleriver/land/littleri.html Little River County, Arkansas Land Records]
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/littleriver/richmond.html History of Richmond]&nbsp; Mrs. Moffett Carolan Gardner
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/littleriver/LRtwps.html Little River County Townships 1970]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*[http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/ The Original Arkansas Civil War Page]&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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[http://www.littlerivernews.net/ Little River News&nbsp;] Ashdown, Arkansas
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Societies,Archives and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.southwestarchives.com/ Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives] Old Washington
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/lrcgs/index.html Little River County Genealogy Society]
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/lrchs/ Little River County Historical Society]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/littleriver/ Little River County ARGenweb website]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194589&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Little+River&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Little+River|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Little_River/ Little River County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 00:42, 21 March 2013

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Guide to Little River County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Little River County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded March 5, 1867
County Seat Ashdown
Courthouse
Address Little River County Courthouse
351 N 2nd Street
Ashdown, AR 71822
Phone: 870.898.7208
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County Courthouse

Little River County Courthouse
351 N 2nd Street
Ashdown, AR 71822
Phone: 870.898.7208

County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1880;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce and land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1867--Little River County was created 5 March 1867 from Hempstead County.  County seat: Ashdown [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Little River County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Little River County Cemeteries-Little River County Genealogy Society

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Little River News  Ashdown, Arkansas

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies,Archives 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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