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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
Polk County; 507 Church Ave; Mena, AR 71953; Ph. 501.394.8123 Details: (Co Clk has m rec from 1885, pro rec from 1900 & cem rec; Clk Cir Ct has div, land and ct rec from 1885 & mil rec)
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Polk County Courthouse<br> 507 Church Avenue; <br>Mena, AR 71953<br> Phone: 501.394.8123 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1885, <br>probate records from 1900 and cemetery records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, land and court&nbsp;<br>records from 1885 and military records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:04, 20 September 2012

Polk County, Arkansas
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Map of Arkansas highlighting Polk County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 30, 1844
County Seat Mena
Courthouse
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County Courthouse

Polk County Courthouse
507 Church Avenue;
Mena, AR 71953
Phone: 501.394.8123

County Clerk has marriage records from 1885,
probate records from 1900 and cemetery records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, land and court 
records from 1885 and military records

History

Parent County

  • 1844--Polk County was created 30 November 1844 from Sevier County.  County seat: Mena [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Polk County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

    1Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)  (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).


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).

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