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{{Louisiana-stub}} ''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Louisiana|Louisiana]] > Vernon Parish''  
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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Vernon_Parish,_Louisiana|Vernon Parish]]''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Vernon Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Terri Buster, Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://backwardbranch.com/vernon/ Vernon Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-vernon.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1871
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| founded date = March 30
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| seat wl = Leesville
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| building image = LAVernoncourthouse.jpg
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| building address =215 S. 4th Street<br>Leesville, LA 71446
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== Vernon Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.vernonclerk.com/ Vernon Parish Courthouse]<br>201 S 3rd Street<br>PO Box 40<br>Leesville, LA 71496-0040<br>Phone: 337.238.1384&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marrige records from 1890, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1871.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Vernon Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
  
Vernon Parish Police Jury<br>PO Box 1548<br>Leesville, LA <br>(The parish does not have own website.)  
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Vernon Parish Police Jury<br>PO Box 1548<br>Leesville, LA <br>(The parish does not have its own website.)  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
'''1871--'''Vernon Parish was created 30 March 1871 from [[Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana|Natchitoches]], [[Rapides Parish, Louisiana|Rapides]], and [[Sabine Parish, Louisiana|Sabine ]]Parishes. '''Parish seat:''' Leesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1871--'''Vernon Parish was created 30 March 1871 from [[Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana|Natchitoches]], [[Rapides Parish, Louisiana|Rapides]], and [[Sabine Parish, Louisiana|Sabine ]]Parishes. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Leesville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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<br>See an interactive map of Louisiana [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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
  
 
==== 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
  
 
==== 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  ==
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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]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193103&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Vernon&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org]
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Vernon|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}}
*[http://www.ladytexian.com/La%20Vernon/index.htm The Vernon Parish LAGenWeb Project], an member of [[LAGenWeb|The LAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/vernon/index.html The Vernon Parish LAGenWeb Project], an member of [[LAGenWeb|The LAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/VernonP/ Vernon Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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{{wikipedia|align="left"|Vernon_Parish,_Louisiana|Vernon Parish, Louisiana}}
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Vernon Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 30, 1871
County Seat Leesville
Courthouse
LAVernoncourthouse.jpg
Address 215 S. 4th Street
Leesville, LA 71446
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Vernon Parish Courthouse

Vernon Parish Courthouse
201 S 3rd Street
PO Box 40
Leesville, LA 71496-0040
Phone: 337.238.1384 

Parish Clerk has marrige records from 1890,
divorce, probate and court records from 1871.[1]

Parish Courthouse

Vernon Parish Police Jury
PO Box 1548
Leesville, LA
(The parish does not have its own website.)

History

  • Named for Mount Vernon

Parent Parish

1871--Vernon Parish was created 30 March 1871 from Natchitoches, Rapides, and Sabine Parishes.
Parish seat: Leesville [1]

Boundary Changes

not apparent


See an interactive map of Louisiana boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: DeRidder . Leesville
  • Towns: Hornbeck . New Llano . Rosepine
  • Villages: Anacoco . Simpson
  • Military: Fort Polk

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Allen | Beauregard | Natchitoches | Rapides | Sabine | Newton County, Texas

Resources

Lavernon.png

African American

Cemeteries

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

Web Sites

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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Vernon Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content