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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Livingston_Parish,_Louisiana|Livingston Parish]]''
  
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Guide to '''Livingston Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
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{{LADC}}
  
[[Category:Livingston Parish, Louisiana]]
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Livingston Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laliving/index.htm Livingston Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-livingston.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1832
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| founded date = February 10
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| seat wl = Livingston
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| web = www.livingstonparishla.gov
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| building image = LALivingstoncourthouse.jpg
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| building address =20180 Iowa Street<br />Livingston, LA 70754
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}}
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
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<div style="width: 147%; float: left">
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Livingston Parish Courthouse<br>20180 Iowa Street<br>PO Box 427<br>Livingston, LA 70754<br>Phone: 225.686.2266&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court, and land records from 1875 .<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Livingston Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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{{RAOGKcourthouse}}
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== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
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*'''1832--'''Livingston Parish was created 10 February 1832 from Baton Rouge, (Old) &nbsp;and [[Ascension Parish, Louisiana|Ascension]] Parishes. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Livingston <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Livingston Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Ascension Parish, Louisiana|Ascension]]
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*[[East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana|East Baton Rouge]]
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*[[St. Helena Parish, Louisiana|St. Helena]]
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*[[St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana|St. John the Baptist]]
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*[[Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana|Tangipahoa]]
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== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Lalivingston.png|thumb|right|400px|Lalivingston.png]]
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
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*[http://www.erikbuschardt.com/agora/agora.cgi?p_id=1018 Tracking the Homestead Records of a Group of African Americans in Livingston Parish, Louisiana]
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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{{RAOGKcemetery}} <br><br><br><br><br>
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==== Census  ====
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| 1890=
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| 1900= 8100
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| 1910= 10627
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| 1920= 11643
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| 1930= 18206
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| 1940= 17790
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| 1950= 20054
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| 1960= 26974
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| 1970= 36511
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| 1980= 58806
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| 1990= 70526
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| 2000= 91814
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| 2010= 128026
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| 2010ref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.2theadvocate.com/news/Census-shows-shift.html|title=Census shows shift|accessdate=2011-02-13}}</ref>
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| footnote=Livingston 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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}} <br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
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==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
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==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Denham Springs Louisiana Family History Center]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Livingston|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/LivingstonP/ Livingston Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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<references />
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{{Louisiana|Louisiana}}
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</div>{{-}}
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[[Category:Livingston_Parish,_Louisiana]]

Revision as of 17:25, 13 March 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Livingston Parish

Guide to Livingston Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Livingston Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Livingston Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 10, 1832
County Seat Livingston
Courthouse
LALivingstoncourthouse.jpg
Address 20180 Iowa Street
Livingston, LA 70754
Website: www.livingstonparishla.gov
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Parish Courthouse

Livingston Parish Courthouse
20180 Iowa Street
PO Box 427
Livingston, LA 70754
Phone: 225.686.2266 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court, and land records from 1875 .[1]

Template:RAOGKcourthouse

History

Parent Parish

  • 1832--Livingston Parish was created 10 February 1832 from Baton Rouge, (Old)  and Ascension Parishes.
    Parish seat: Livingston [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Livingston Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lalivingston.png

African American


Cemeteries





Cemeteries






Census

Census Pop.
19008,100
191010,62731.2%
192011,6439.6%
193018,20656.4%
194017,790−2.3%
195020,05412.7%
196026,97434.5%
197036,51135.4%
198058,80661.1%
199070,52619.9%
200091,81430.2%
2010128,02639.4%
Livingston Parish Census Data[2]
















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

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., Livingston 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. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.