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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.stpgov.org/ St. Tammany Parish Courthouse]<br>510 E Boston Street PO Box 1090; <br>Covington, LA 70434-1090<br>Phone: 985.646.4077&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1812, <br>land records from 1810, tax records from 1880 and military discharge records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., St Tammany Parish, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of St. Tammany 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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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Lasttammany.png|thumb|right|400px]]
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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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Individual Cemeteries
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BillionGraves:
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=46542 Chinchuba Cemetery, Mandeville]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=117965 Mandeville Cemetery, Mandeville]
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=117976 Seghors Cemetery, Lacombe]
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==== Census  ====
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1900=13335
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| 1910=18917
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| 1920=20645
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| 1930=20929
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| 1940=23624
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| 1950=26988
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| 1960=38643
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| 1970=68585
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| 1980=110869
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| 1990=144508
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| 2000=191268
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| estimate=230605
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| estyear=2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22103.html|title=St. Tammany Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2007-06-12}}</ref>
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| footnote=St. Tammany 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=2007-06-12}}</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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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193081&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+St%2E+Tammany&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== Websites  ==
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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+Tammany|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_TammanyP/ St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_TammanyP/ St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
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St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting St. Tammany Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 27, 1810
County Seat Covington
Courthouse
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Parish Courthouse

St. Tammany Parish Courthouse
510 E Boston Street PO Box 1090;
Covington, LA 70434-1090
Phone: 985.646.4077 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1812,
land records from 1810, tax records from 1880 and military discharge records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

1810--St. Tammany Parish was created 27 October 1810 from Spanish West Florida (Old).
Parish seat: Covington [1]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lasttammany.png

African American

Cemeteries

Individual Cemeteries

BillionGraves:

Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190013,335
191018,91741.9%
192020,6459.1%
193020,9291.4%
194023,62412.9%
195026,98814.2%
196038,64343.2%
197068,58577.5%
1980110,86961.7%
1990144,50830.3%
2000191,26832.4%
Est. 2006230,605[2]20.6%
St. Tammany 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 Tammany Parish, 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. Tammany Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22103.html. Retrieved 2007-06-12. 
  3. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2007-06-12.