Arkansas Probate RecordsEdit This Page

From FamilySearch Wiki

United States Gotoarrow.png  Arkansas Gotoarrow.png  Probate Records

Contents

Online Records

  • Arkansas Probate Records, 1817-1879 at FamilySearch (Free, bowseable images)
    • Click on the county of interest to browse images of records. Includes wills, administrations, guardianship, and more.

History

Adopt-a-wiki page
ARGenWeb.JPG This page adopted by:
ARGenWeb Project
who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today
Probate records of Arkansas have been kept by the probate or county courts. The records include case papers settlements.

Availability

You can obtain copies of the original records by contacting the clerk's office in the appropriate county courthouse.

A statewide index to Arkansas wills is available:

  • Stevenson, Mrs. James H. and Mrs. Edward L. Westbrooke. Index to Wills and Administrations of Arkansas from the Earliest to 1900. Jonesboro, Ark.: Vowels Printing Company, 1986. FHL Book 976.7 P22st, Fiche 6050936.

The Family History Library has microfilm copies of many Arkansas probate records.

References


 

Need additional research help? Contact our research help specialists.

Need wiki, indexing, or website help? Contact our product teams.


Did you find this article helpful?

You're invited to explain your rating on the discussion page (you must be signed in).

  • This page was last modified on 2 December 2014, at 22:07.
  • This page has been accessed 8,180 times.