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Guide to Izard County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Izard County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||October 27, 1825|
|Address|| Izard County Courthouse|
PO Box 327;
Melbourne, AR 726556
County seat: Melbourne 
See an interactive map of Izard County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.
Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Arkansas denominations, view the Arkansas Church Records wiki page.
Land and Property
Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.
See Arkansas Land and Property for additional information about early Arkansas land grants. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse and where records are currently housed.
Local histories are available for Izard County, Arkansas. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.
World War II
- Izard County WW 2 Army & Air Force Casualties Access Genealogy
- Arkansas Peace Society of 1861 Ancestrally Challenged
Finding More Arkansas Newspapers
Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Izard County, Arkansas newspapers in online catalogs like:
Probate records of Arkansas have been kept by the probate or county courts. You can obtain copies of the original records by contacting the clerk's office in the county courthouse.
The Family History Library has microfilm copies of many Arkansas probate records. See Arkansas Probate Records for more information about Probate records in Arkansas, including statewide indexes.
Arkansas tax records replace missing censuses and provide lists of residents during years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years for some counties. For more information see Arkansas Taxation.
Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents. A copy or an extract of most original records can be purchased from the Arkansas Vital Records State Department of Health or the County Clerk's office of the county where the event occurred. See also Arkansas Vital Records Online and Arkansas Statewide Indexes and Collections at the Family History Library.
- Izard County Births Izard County ARGenWeb
- 1889-1956 - Izard County Marriage Books -12 Index 1889-1956 in Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1889-1925 - Izard County Marriage Index 1889-1925 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
- Izard County Marriages Various Years Izard County ARGenWeb
Vital Record Substitutes
Genealogy Societies and Libraries
- Izard County Historical & Genealogical Society Izard County ARGenWeb
Family History Centers
- Izard County Arkansas ARGenWeb
- Family History Library Catalog
- Izard County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Exploring Izard County by Denny Elrod
- Arkansas Ties by Pris Weathers
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.
- ↑ The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- ↑ Desmond Walls Allen, Third Arkansas Union Cavalry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. FHL book 976.7 M28dc
- ↑ Desmond Walls Allen, The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988) FHL book 976.7 M22adw
- ↑ FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
- ↑ Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/0d/Igiarkansasem.pdf.
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