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Tensas Parish; Courthouse Sq; PO Box 78; Saint Joseph, LA 71366; Ph. 318.766.3921 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro & ct rec from 1843)
  
 
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Revision as of 02:03, 8 September 2012

Tensas Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Tensas Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 17, 1843
County Seat St. Joseph
Courthouse
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Address 201 Hancock St.
St. Joseph, LA 71366
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Tensas Parish

Tensas Parish; Courthouse Sq; PO Box 78; Saint Joseph, LA 71366; Ph. 318.766.3921 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro & ct rec from 1843)

History

Parent Parish

  • 1843--Tensas Parish was created 17 March 1843 from Concordia Parish.
    Parish seat: Saint Joseph [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Tensas Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
190019,070
191017,060−10.5%
192012,085−29.2%
193015,09624.9%
194015,9405.6%
195013,209−17.1%
196011,796−10.7%
19709,732−17.5%
19808,525−12.4%
19907,103−16.7%
20006,618−6.8%
20105,252−20.6%
Tensas Parish Census Data[2]

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

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Tensas Parish, Louisiana

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. 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.