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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Scott_County,_Arkansas|Scott County]]''
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Guide to '''Scott County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Scott County
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1833
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| founded date = November 5
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| seat wl = Waldron
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| building address = [http://www.arkansasties.com/Scott/Courthouse.htm Scott County Courthouse]<br>100 W 1 St Ste 1; <br>Waldron, AR 72958<br>Phone: 501.637.2155 <br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Scott/Courthouse.htm Scott County Courthouse]<br>100 W 1 St Ste 1; <br>Waldron, AR 72958<br>Phone: 501.637.2155 <br>
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<br>County and and Circuit Clerk has marriave, divorce, <br>probate, land and court records from 1882<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  ====
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See an interactive map of Scott County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
Courthouse fire on 22 May 1882 destroyed all previous county records.
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Courthouse fire on 22 May 1882 destroyed all previous county records.  
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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[http://argenweb.net/scott/cem.htm Scott County AR Cemeteries]
  
 
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*''A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services: With their Names, Ages, and Places of Residence, as Returned by the Marshalls of the Several Judicial Districts, Under the Act for Taking the Sixth Census]''. 1841. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=W7JYAAAAMAAJ Google Books]. 1967 reprint: {{FHL|282860|item}} 973 X2pc 1840. [See Arkansas, Scott County on page 191.]''<br>''
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===== ''Civil War''<br>  =====
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*Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<sup>1</sup>.<br>
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>1</sup>Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry'' ''(Union) Infantry'' (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).<br>
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==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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[http://argenweb.net/scott/will.htm Scott County AR Will Book A, 1882 - 1918, Index]
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://argenweb.net/scott/marrindex.htm Scott County AR Marriages]
  
 
== 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. <br>
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*[http://argenweb.net/scott/ Scott County ARGenWeb] Has cemeteries, marriages, biographies, photographs, census indexes, many other county records.
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194669&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Scott&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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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>  
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Scott|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Scott/ Scott County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Scott/ Scott County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 00:56, 21 March 2013

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

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Scott County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded November 5, 1833
County Seat Waldron
Courthouse
Address Scott County Courthouse
100 W 1 St Ste 1;
Waldron, AR 72958
Phone: 501.637.2155
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County Courthouse

Scott County Courthouse
100 W 1 St Ste 1;
Waldron, AR 72958
Phone: 501.637.2155

County and and Circuit Clerk has marriave, divorce,
probate, land and court records from 1882[1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Waldron [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Scott County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Courthouse fire on 22 May 1882 destroyed all previous county records.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Scott County AR Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Revolutionary War
  • A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services: With their Names, Ages, and Places of Residence, as Returned by the Marshalls of the Several Judicial Districts, Under the Act for Taking the Sixth Census]. 1841. Digital version at Google Books. 1967 reprint: FHL Collection 973 X2pc 1840. [See Arkansas, Scott County on page 191.]
Civil War

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


Newspapers

Probate

Scott County AR Will Book A, 1882 - 1918, Index

Taxation

Vital Records

Scott County AR Marriages

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).
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