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''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Winn_Parish,_Louisiana|Winn Parish]]''
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Guide to '''Winn Parish Louisiana genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| seat wl = Winnfield
 
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| building address =119 West Main St.<br>Winnfield, LA 71483
 
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Winn_Parish,_Louisiana|Winn Parish]]''
 
  
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/LA_Winn.htm Winn Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 951<br>Winnfield, LA 71483-0951<br>Phone: 318.628.3515&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1886.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Winn Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Winn Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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[[Image:Lawinn.png|thumb|right|400px|Lawinn.png]]
  
 
==== African American  ====
 
==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
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==== 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  
 
*[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://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
 
*[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= 9648
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| 1940= 16923
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| 1950= 16119
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| 1960= 16034
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| 1990= 16269
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| footnote=Winn 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
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
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[[Louisiana_Probate_Records}|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
  
 
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
  
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==== Family History Centers  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Winnfield Louisiana Family History Center]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records  
 
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project  
 
 
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Winn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Winn|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/WinnP/ Winn Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/WinnP/ Winn Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Guide to Winn Parish Louisiana genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Winn Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Winn Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 24, 1852
County Seat Winnfield
Courthouse
LAWinncourthouse.jpg
Address 119 West Main St.
Winnfield, LA 71483
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Parish Courthouse

Winn Parish Courthouse
PO Box 951
Winnfield, LA 71483-0951
Phone: 318.628.3515 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1886.[1]

History

Parent Parish

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Winn Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

COURTHOUSE DAMAGED $15,000

Two-Story Building at Winfield, La., Practically Destroyed.

Special to the News.

Shreveport, La., Jan. 18.---Losses estimated at approximately $15,000, practically covered by insurance, were sustained early today when fire, due to an overheated flue, almost destroyed the Winn Parish courthouse, at Winnfield, La. The records of the Sheriff and Clerk, which were in a vault, were saved, but the offices of the Assessor, Treasurer, Superintendent of Education and petit jurors, together with the courtroom, were destroyed, with contents, including valuable papers.

The building was a two-story structure built twenty-one years ago. It will be replaced as soon as details are arranged.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 19 Jan 1917
(source:GenDisasters)

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Lawinn.png

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
19009,648
191018,35790.3%
192016,119−12.2%
193014,766−8.4%
194016,92314.6%
195016,119−4.8%
196016,034−0.5%
197016,3692.1%
198017,2535.4%
199016,269−5.7%
200016,8943.8%
201015,313−9.4%
Winn Parish Census Data[2]

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

[[Louisiana_Probate_Records}|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

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Winn 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. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.