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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Vernon Parish

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

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Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Map of Louisiana highlighting Vernon Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Founded March 30, 1871
County Seat Leesville
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.)


  • 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



African American





Local Histories

Louisiana Museums



Louisiana Military History Online



Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.


Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Vernon Parish, Louisiana


  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