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{{Louisiana-stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Louisiana|Louisiana]]&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;Vermillion Parish'' <br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Vermilion_Parish,_Louisiana|Vermilion Parish]]''
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Guide to '''Vermilion 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 = Vermilion Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~lavermil/ Vermilion Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-vermilion.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1844
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| founded date = March 25
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| seat wl = Abbeville
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| web = vermilion.org
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| building image = LAVermilioncourthouse.jpg
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| building address =100 N State St.<br />Abbeville, LA 70510<br />[http://www.vermilionparishclerkofcourt.com/ '''About the Courthouse''' (Vermilion Parish Clerk of Court Website)]
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}}
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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<div style="width: 147%; float: left">
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[http://www.vermilionparishclerkofcourt.com/ Vermilion Parish Courthouse]<br>100 N State Street PO Box 790; <br>Abbeville, LA 70510<br>Phone: 337.898.1992&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, <br>probate, court and land records from 1885.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Vermillion Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''1844--'''Vermillion Parish was created 25 March 1844 from [[Lafayette Parish, Louisiana|Lafayette]] Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Abbeville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1844--'''Vermilion Parish was created 25 March 1844 from [[Lafayette Parish, Louisiana|Lafayette]] Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Abbeville <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 Vermilion Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Lavermilion.png|thumb|right|400px|Lavermilion.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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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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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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==== Census  ====
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| 1900= 20705
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| 1910= 26390
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| 1920= 26482
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| 1930= 33684
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| 1940= 37750
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| 1950= 36929
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| 1960= 38855
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| 1970= 43071
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| 1980= 48458
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| 1990= 50055
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| 2000= 53807
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| estimate= 56021
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| estyear= 2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22113.html|title=Vermilion Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=Vermilion 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}}
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193094&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Union&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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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Union|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/VermilionP/ Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/VermilionP/ Vermilion Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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{{wikipedia|align="left"|Vermilion_Parish,_Louisiana|Vermilion Parish, Louisiana}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 00:17, 14 March 2013

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

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Vermilion Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Vermilion Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 25, 1844
County Seat Abbeville
Courthouse
LAVermilioncourthouse.jpg
Address 100 N State St.
Abbeville, LA 70510
About the Courthouse (Vermilion Parish Clerk of Court Website)
Website: vermilion.org
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Parish Courthouse

Vermilion Parish Courthouse
100 N State Street PO Box 790;
Abbeville, LA 70510
Phone: 337.898.1992 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce,
probate, court and land records from 1885.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1844--Vermilion Parish was created 25 March 1844 from Lafayette Parish. Parish seat: Abbeville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Vermilion Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lavermilion.png

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
190020,705
191026,39027.5%
192026,4820.3%
193033,68427.2%
194037,75012.1%
195036,929−2.2%
196038,8555.2%
197043,07110.9%
198048,45812.5%
199050,0553.3%
200053,8077.5%
Est. 200656,021[2]4.1%
Vermilion 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

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Vermillion Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Vermilion Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22113.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.