Marion County, Arkansas Genealogy
|Marion County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||November 3, 1835|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 4.1 Cemeteries
- 4.2 Census Records
- 4.3 Church
- 4.4 Court
- 4.5 Family Genealogies
- 4.6 Genealogy Society & Society Newsletters
- 4.7 Land
- 4.8 Local Histories
- 4.9 Military
- 4.10 Newspapers
- 4.11 Obituaries
- 4.12 Post Offices
- 4.13 Probate
- 4.14 Taxation
- 4.15 Vital Records
- 4.16 Societies and Libraries
- 4.17 Web Sites
- 4.18 References
This link - argenweb.net/marion/marioncoinfo/marion-co-ar-courthouse-info.html has information on: The Burning of the Courthouse; How to Order Copies from the Courthouse and more.
argenweb.net/marion/armariontimeline.html A timeline of Marion Co's history including boundary changes.
Link to available resources for Marion Co: argenweb.net/marion/resources/index.html
Link to cemetery location maps and cemeteries in Marion Co: argenweb.net/marion/cemetery/index.html. Before Bull Shoals Dam was built the Corp of Engineers inventoried and moved many cemeteries. A list of the cemeteries moved, information from tombstones and information on the cemetery the interments were moved to are found in this section. Pleasant Ridge cemetery's burials and, when available, obituaries are also found here.
Abstracts of Marion Co Census Records: argenweb.net/marion/census/index.html
Family lines & history: argenweb.net/marion/census/index.html
Genealogy Society & Society Newsletters
Index to Deed Records: argenweb.net/marion/transcribedrecords/deedindexes.htm
Transcription of Earl Berry's "History of Marion County, AR": argenweb.net/marion/history/index.html
Link to obituaries: marion/obits/index.html. Includes obituaries or death information found in early newspapers from the 1800s and 1900s, plus current obituaries beginning in 2000.
History of Marion Co's Post Offices: argenweb.net/marion/marioncoinfo/marion-co-ar-post-offices.html
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Marion County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- "Francis Marion," Wikipedia.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).