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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pulaski_County,_Arkansas|Pulaski County]]''  
  
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Guide to '''Pulaski County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| county = Pulaski County
 
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| seat wl = Little Rock
  
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| building address = [http://co.pulaski.ar.us/circuit-countyclerk.shtm Pulaski County Courthouse]<br>401 W Markham Street<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>Phone 501.340.8500 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://co.pulaski.ar.us/circuit-countyclerk.shtm Pulaski County Courthouse]<br>401 W Markham Street<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>Phone 501.340.8500 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1838, probate records from 1820,<br>voter registration records from 1952, real estate tax records from 1828, <br>personal property tax records from 1869 and poll tax from 1892; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has court, land an naturalization records; <br>Clerk Chancery Court has divorce records; History Commission has <br>probate court records before 1920<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 70.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Pulaski County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
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See an interactive map of Pulaski County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148429 Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, North Little Rock] BillionGraves
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148429 Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, North Little Rock] BillionGraves
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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{{AR Church Intro}}
  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
 
LDS Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== Land ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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{{AR Land Intro}}
  
==== Maps ====
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==== Local Histories ====
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{{AR History Intro}}
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*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
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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"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.]
 
*''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|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.]
  
*==== Civil War Battle Fought in Pulaski County  ====
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*Men from Pulaski County enlisted in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]. Adjutant General. ''Official Army Register, Report of the Adjutant General'', 1864.
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====== Civil War Battle Fought in Pulaski County  ======
  
September 10, 1863 Bayou Forche, also known as Little Rock
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Pulaski County.
  
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*1863 - September 10 = Bayou Forche, also known as Little Rock<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/bystate.htm#ar Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 26 April 2012).</ref>
  
Battle information from [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/bystate.htm#ga Civil War Battle Summaries by State], by the Heritage Preservation Services.
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:[http://www.nps.gov/history/hps/abpp/battles/ARmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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{{AR Newspapers|Pulaski}}
  
 
*[http://arkansas-catholic-1911.intuitwebsites.com/index.html Southern Guardian, 1911-2001] - an ongoing digitization project to make these issues of the predecessor to the Arkansas Catholic available online. &nbsp;As of April 2011, only 1911 issues are available.&nbsp;
 
*[http://arkansas-catholic-1911.intuitwebsites.com/index.html Southern Guardian, 1911-2001] - an ongoing digitization project to make these issues of the predecessor to the Arkansas Catholic available online. &nbsp;As of April 2011, only 1911 issues are available.&nbsp;
  
==== Probate ====
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==== Taxation ====
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{{AR Probate Intro}}
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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===== Marriage  =====
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*'''1838-1971''' - Pulaski County Marriage Index 1838-1971 in {{RecordSearch|1417439|Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="hc">FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "[[Arkansas_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]," in ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 18 April 2013.</ref>
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*'''1838-1921''' - Pulaski County Marriage Books 1-81, B1-B4 Index 1838-1921 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>
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== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries<br>  ==
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*[[Pinnacle Mountain Arkansas Family History Center]]  
 
*[[Pinnacle Mountain Arkansas Family History Center]]  
 
**Little Rock, Arkansas
 
**Little Rock, Arkansas
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Pulaski|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Pulaski|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Pulaski/ Pulaski County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Pulaski/ Pulaski County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://arkansas-genealogy.com/Pulaski-County-Genealogy.htm Pulaski County Genealogy] (Arkansas Genealogy)
  
 
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Guide to Pulaski County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Pulaski County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Founded December 15, 1818
County Seat Little Rock
Courthouse
Address Pulaski County Courthouse
401 W Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone 501.340.8500
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County Courthouse

Pulaski County Courthouse
401 W Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone 501.340.8500

County Clerk has marriage records from 1838, probate records from 1820,
voter registration records from 1952, real estate tax records from 1828,
personal property tax records from 1869 and poll tax from 1892;
Clerk Circuit Court has court, land an naturalization records;
Clerk Chancery Court has divorce records; History Commission has
probate court records before 1920[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1818--Pulaski County was created 15 December 1818 from Arkansas County.  County seat: Little Rock [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Pulaski County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1820--Census is missing.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Little Rock

Court

Land

Local Histories

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas 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.]
Civil War
Civil War Battle Fought in Pulaski County

The following Civil War battle was fought in Pulaski County.

  • 1863 - September 10 = Bayou Forche, also known as Little Rock[3]
Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Pulaski County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


  • Southern Guardian, 1911-2001 - an ongoing digitization project to make these issues of the predecessor to the Arkansas Catholic available online.  As of April 2011, only 1911 issues are available. 

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage

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. 70.
  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 26 April 2012).
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  5. 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.
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