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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Union County''
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1829
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| founded date = November 2
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| seat wl = El Dorado
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Union County, Arkansas|Union County]]''
  
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://unioncountyar.com/circuit-clerk/ Union County Courthouse; ]<br>101 N Washington<br>El Dorado, AR 71730<br>Phone: 870.864.1910 <br>
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County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1846; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 70.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
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*'''1829--'''Union County was created 2 November 1829&nbsp;from [[Hempstead County, Arkansas|Hempstead]] and [[Clark County, Arkansas|Clark]] Counties.&nbsp;'''County seat:''' El Dorado <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 Union County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Ashley County, Arkansas|Ashley]]
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
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*[[Calhoun County, Arkansas|Calhoun]]
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*[[Claiborne Parish, Louisiana|Claiborne Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[Columbia County, Arkansas|Columbia]]
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*[[Morehouse Parish, Louisiana|Morehouse Parish, Louisiana]]
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*[[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]]
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*[[Union Parish, Louisiana|Union Parish, Louisiana]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/union/cemeteries.html Cemeteries Online in Union County&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp; Union County ARGeneb<br>
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/ar/union/land/union.txt Federal land records for Union County]&nbsp;&nbsp; Union Co. AR Archives
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== '''''Civil War'''''  =====
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Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]].
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&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Collier, Captain Calvin L. USAF. ''They'll Do To Tie To!'' (Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10.
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===== '''''Korean War'''''  =====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/ar/union/military/korea/unicas.txt korean War Casualties&nbsp;]&nbsp;&nbsp; Union Co. Archives
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===== '''''War of 1812'''''  =====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.org/ar/union/military/warof1812/other/somemili88gmt.txt War of 1812 Land Grants]&nbsp; Union Co. Archives
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===== '''''Indian Wars'''''  =====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/union/military/indian/other/somemili89gmt.txt Indian Wars]&nbsp; Union Co. Archives
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/union/directory.html Directory to Early Union County Marriages&nbsp;&nbsp; ]ARGenweb
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*Union County Genealogy Soc.<br>% Barton Library,<br>East 5th and North Jefferson Street<br>El Dorado, Ar 71730
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==== Family History Centers&nbsp;  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to Family History Centers]]<br>
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*[[El Dorado Arkansas Family History Center]]<br>
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*Family History Library Catalog for this county.
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/union/ Union County website]&nbsp;&nbsp; ARGenweb
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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+Union|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Union/ Union County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 15:21, 16 October 2012

Union County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Union County
Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 2, 1829
County Seat El Dorado
Courthouse
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United States Gotoarrow.png Arkansas Gotoarrow.png Union County

County Courthouse

Union County Courthouse;
101 N Washington
El Dorado, AR 71730
Phone: 870.864.1910


County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1846;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1829--Union County was created 2 November 1829 from Hempstead and Clark Counties. County seat: El Dorado [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Union County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Men from this county served in the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate).

    Collier, Captain Calvin L. USAF. They'll Do To Tie To! (Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10.

Korean War
War of 1812
Indian Wars

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

  • Union County Genealogy Soc.
    % Barton Library,
    East 5th and North Jefferson Street
    El Dorado, Ar 71730

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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