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''[[United States|United States ]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Yell '''
 
  
{{Adoption ARGenWeb}}<br>Adopted by Yell County ARGenWeb
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Guide to '''Yell County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
Gayle Triller ~ County Coordinator  
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| custom_text = <center>[mailto:gaylelt@comcast.net Gayle Triller], County Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.argenweb.net/yell/ Yell Co. ARGenWeb]'''</center>
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1840
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| founded date = December 5
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| seat wl = Danville
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| building address = [http://yellcounty.net/ Yell County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 219; <br>Danville, AR 72833-0219<br>Phone: 501.495.2630<br>
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://yellcounty.net/ Yell County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 219; <br>Danville, AR 72833-0219<br>Phone: 501.495.2630<br>
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<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,<br>land, and court records from 1865<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Yell County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
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*[[Scott County, Arkansas|Scott]]
 
*[[Scott County, Arkansas|Scott]]
  
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== Resources  ==
  
== Resources<br> ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== [http://www.argenweb.net/yell/Cemeteries/cemeteries.htm Cemeteries] ====
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/yell/Cemeteries/cemeteries.htm Cemeteries]
  
 
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==== Maps  ====
 
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==== [http://www.argenweb.net/yell/Military/military.htm Military]  ====
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.argenweb.net/yell/Military/military.htm Yell County Military]  
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*Men from this county served in the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]]<sup>1</sup> and the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<sup>2</sup>.<br>
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&nbsp; <sup>1 Allen, Desmond Walls. ''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.</sup><br>
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&nbsp;<sup>2 Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)'' (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).</sup><br>
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==== [http://www.argenweb.net/yell/marriages/marr.htm Vital Records] ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://www.genealogybuff.com/ar/yell/webbbs_config.pl Yell County, Arkansas Obituary Collection] Free From GenealogyBuff.com. From Various Funeral Homes in the Dardanelle, Danville, Ola, Belleville, and Plainview areas.
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/yell/marriages/marr.htm Yell County Marriages]
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*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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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194743&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Yell&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Yell/ Yell County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Yell/ Yell County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Guide to Yell County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Yell County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Yell County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded December 5, 1840
County Seat Danville
Courthouse
Address Yell County Courthouse
PO Box 219;
Danville, AR 72833-0219
Phone: 501.495.2630
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County Courthouse

Yell County Courthouse
PO Box 219;
Danville, AR 72833-0219
Phone: 501.495.2630


County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
land, and court records from 1865[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1840--Yell County was created 5 December 1840 from Pope and Scott Counties.  County seat: Danville [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Yell County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Yell County Military

Civil War

  1 Allen, Desmond Walls. First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.

 2 Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).


Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).

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