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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Arkansas|Arkansas]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Poinsett County'''
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Guide to '''Poinsett County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| county = Poinsett County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1838
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| founded date = February 28
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| seat wl = Harrisburg
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| building address = [http://www.poinsettcounty.us/ Poinsett County Courthouse]<br>401 Market Street<br>Harrisburg, AR 72432<br>Phone: 870.578.4410 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.poinsettcounty.us/ Poinsett County Courthouse]<br>401 Market Street<br>Harrisburg, AR 72432<br>Phone: 870.578.4410 <br><br>Court Clerk has marriage records from 1873<br>and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has&nbsp;<br>divorce, court and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Poinsett County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
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*''Rejected or Suspended Applications for Revolutionary War Pensions''. Washington, D.C., 1852. Reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1969, and 1991. Reprints include&nbsp;"an Added Index to States." {{FHL|287870|item}} 973 M24ur; digital version at [http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48141 Ancestry] ($). [Includes veterans from this county; Arkansas section begins on page 439.]
  
 
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ar/poinsett/webbbs_config.pl Poinsett County, Arkansas Obituary and Death Notice Collection] From GenealogyBuff.com ~ Free. Obits and death notices from the Trumann, Marked Tree, Lepanto, Harrisburg, and Tyronza areas.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194636&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Poinsett&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Poinsett/ Poinsett County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Poinsett/ Poinsett County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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Guide to Poinsett County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Poinsett County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded February 28, 1838
County Seat Harrisburg
Courthouse
Address Poinsett County Courthouse
401 Market Street
Harrisburg, AR 72432
Phone: 870.578.4410
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County Courthouse

Poinsett County Courthouse
401 Market Street
Harrisburg, AR 72432
Phone: 870.578.4410

Court Clerk has marriage records from 1873
and probate records; Clerk Circuit Court has 
divorce, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1838--Poinsett County was created 28 February 1838 from Greene and St. Francis Counties.

County seat: Harrisburg [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Poinsett County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Revolutionary War
  • Rejected or Suspended Applications for Revolutionary War Pensions. Washington, D.C., 1852. Reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1969, and 1991. Reprints include "an Added Index to States." FHL Collection 973 M24ur; digital version at Ancestry ($). [Includes veterans from this county; Arkansas section begins on page 439.]

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), p. 69.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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