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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Louisiana|Louisiana]]&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;St. Martin Parish'' <br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[St._Martin_Parish,_Louisiana|St. Martin Parish]]''
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Guide to '''St. Martin Parish Louisiana 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 = St. Martin Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.intersurf.com/~johnjanr/stmartin.htm St. Martin Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-saint-martin.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1811
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| founded date = April 17
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| seat wl = St. Martinville
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| web = stmartinparish-la.org
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| building image = LAStMartincourthouse.jpg
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| building address =400 S Main St<br>St Martinville, LA 70582
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}}
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://stmartinparishclerkofcourt.com/ St. Martin Parish Courthouse]<br>County Courthouse<br>PO Box 9<br>Saint Martinville, LA 70582<br>Phone: 337.332.4136 <br>
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Parish Clerk has marriage, probate court and land&nbsp;records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., St Martin, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
 
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''1811--'''St. Martin Parish was created 17 April 1811 from Attakapas, (Discontinued 1811),&nbsp;Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Saint Martinville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1811--'''St. Martin Parish was created 17 April 1811 from Attakapas, (Discontinued 1811),&nbsp;Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Saint Martinville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of St. Martin Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Assumption Parish, Louisiana|Assumption]]
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*[[Iberia Parish, Louisiana|Iberia]]
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*[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana|Iberville]]
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*[[Lafayette Parish, Louisiana|Lafayette]]
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*[[Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana|Pointe Coupee]]
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*[[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry]]
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*[[St. Mary Parish, Louisiana|St. Mary]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Lastmartin.png|thumb|right|400px|Lastmartin.png]]
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census  ====
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1890=
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| 1900= 18940
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| 1910= 23070
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| 1920= 21990
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| 1930= 21767
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| 1940= 26394
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| 1950= 26353
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| 1960= 29063
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| 1970= 32453
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| 1980= 40214
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| 1990= 43978
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| 2000= 48583
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| estimate= 51341
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| estyear= 2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22099.html|title=St. Martin Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=St. Martin Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
== Web Sites ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193073&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+St%2E+Martin&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+St%2E+Martin|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_MartinP/ St. Martin Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 00:25, 14 March 2013

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Guide to St. Martin Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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St. Martin Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting St. Martin Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 17, 1811
County Seat St. Martinville
Courthouse
LAStMartincourthouse.jpg
Address 400 S Main St
St Martinville, LA 70582
Website: stmartinparish-la.org
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Parish Courthouse

St. Martin Parish Courthouse
County Courthouse
PO Box 9
Saint Martinville, LA 70582
Phone: 337.332.4136

Parish Clerk has marriage, probate court and land records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1811--St. Martin Parish was created 17 April 1811 from Attakapas, (Discontinued 1811), Parish.
    Parish seat: Saint Martinville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of St. Martin Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lastmartin.png

African American

Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
190018,940
191023,07021.8%
192021,990−4.7%
193021,767−1.0%
194026,39421.3%
195026,353−0.2%
196029,06310.3%
197032,45311.7%
198040,21423.9%
199043,9789.4%
200048,58310.5%
Est. 200651,341[2]5.7%
St. Martin Parish Census Data[3]

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

 

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., St Martin, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. United States Census Bureau. "St. Martin Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22099.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.