Little River County, Arkansas Genealogy

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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]

Beginning Dates for Little River County, Arkansas Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

1880



1880

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.

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

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Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Little River County Cemeteries-Little River County Genealogy Society

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Little River County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


Little River News  Ashdown, Arkansas

Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
  • 1871-1876 - Little River County Birth Index 1871-1876. Batch C586341 at FamilySearch - free.[3]
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

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).
  3. 3.0 3.1 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5c/Igiarkansasem.pdf. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "vr" defined multiple times with different content
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
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