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*'''1947-1965''' - Nevada County Birth Index 1947-1965. Batch {{IGI|C748988}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr" />
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*'''1871-1924''' - Nevada County Marriage Books A-P Index 1871-1924 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/d/d7/Arkansasnz.pdf.</ref>[[Category:IGIcheck]]
== Societies and Libraries  ==
== Societies and Libraries  ==

Revision as of 22:25, 18 April 2013

This article is about a southwestern county of Arkansas. For other uses, see Nevada (disambiguation).

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

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Nevada County, Arkansas
Map of Arkansas highlighting Nevada County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Founded March 20, 1871
County Seat DeWitt
Address Nevada County Courthouse
215 E 2nd St Street;
Prescott, AR 71857
Phone: 870.887.3115
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County Courthouse

Nevada County Courthouse
215 E 2nd St Street;
Prescott, AR 71857
Phone: 870.887.3115

County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1871
and cemetery records; Clerk Circuit Court divorce and court
and land records from 1871[1]


Parent County

County seat: Prescott [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Nevada County boundary changes.

Record Loss


Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






  • Nevada County Courthouse
    PO Box 621
    Prescott, AR 71857-2199
    Telephone: (870) 887-2710


Local Histories




Civil War 
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battles were fought in Nevada County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.




Vital Records

  • 1947-1965 - Nevada County Birth Index 1947-1965. Batch C748988 at FamilySearch - free.[5]

Societies and Libraries

Nevada County Depot and Museum - http://www.depotmuseum.org/

403 West First Street South
PO Box 592
Prescott AR 71857
Phone: (870) 887-5821

Nevada County doesn't have a genealogical society at this time, but the Hempstead County Genealogy Society does have information about Nevada County.
PO Box 756
Hope, AR 71802

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 2 August 2012).
  4. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August 2012).
  5. 5.0 5.1 Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/d/d7/Arkansasnz.pdf.