Ouachita County, Arkansas Genealogy

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Ouachita County, Arkansas
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Founded November 29, 1842
County Seat Camden
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United States  > Arkansas > Ouachita County

County Courthouse

Ouachita County; 145 Jackson St; Camden, AR 71701; Ph. 870.837.2220 Details: (Co Clk has m & pro rec from 1875; Clk Cir Ct has div, ct & land rec)

History

Parent County

  • 1842--Ouachita County was created 29 November 1842 from Union County.  County seat: Camden [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ouachita County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns
  • Bearden
  • Camden
  • Chidester
  • East Camden
  • Louann
  • Stephens

Census Districts and Unincoporated Towns
  • Amy
  • Barham
  • Bragg City
  • Buena Vista
  • Camark
  • Cross Roads
  • Cullendale
  • Eagle Mills
  • Elliott
  • Fairview
  • Frenchport
  • Good Hope
  • Harmony Grove
  • Herbert
  • Joyce City
  • Kent
  • Kirkland
  • Lakeside
  • Lester
  • Lester Junction
  • Liberty
  • Lunet
  • Millers Bluff
  • Millville
  • Ogemaw
  • Pace City
  • Red Hill
  • Rendezvous
  • Salem
  • Sayre
  • Shumaker
  • Smead
  • Snow Hill
  • Spring Hill
  • Standard Umpstead
  • Tates Bluff
  • Troy
  • Vanduzer
  • Velie
  • Warner
Communities

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Ouachita County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August, 2012)

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