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=== Welcome to Arkansas, The Natural State  ===
 
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Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Arkansas were the Baptist and Methodist Episcopal (now United Methodist). The Family History Library has many church records for Arkansas and several histories of local churches. The following directories may help you locate other church records:  
 
Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Arkansas were the Baptist and Methodist Episcopal (now United Methodist). The Family History Library has many church records for Arkansas and several histories of local churches. The following directories may help you locate other church records:  
  
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== Counties  ==
 
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Clayton County, Arkansas|Clayton]] | [[Dorsey County, Arkansas|Dorsey]] | [[Lovely County, Arkansas|Lovely]] | [[Miller (Old) County, Arkansas|Miller (Old)]] | [[Sarber County, Arkansas|Sarber]]  
 
Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Clayton County, Arkansas|Clayton]] | [[Dorsey County, Arkansas|Dorsey]] | [[Lovely County, Arkansas|Lovely]] | [[Miller (Old) County, Arkansas|Miller (Old)]] | [[Sarber County, Arkansas|Sarber]]  
  
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*[http://www.argenweb.net// The Arkansas GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
 
*[http://www.argenweb.net// The Arkansas GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
  
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*[[African-American Resources for Arkansas|African-Americans]]  
 
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*[[Indians of Arkansas|American Indians]]  
 
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This article is about the southern U.S. state. For other uses, see Arkansas (disambiguation).

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Welcome to Arkansas, The Natural State

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The word Arkansas originates from an Quapaw Indian word meaning 'South Wind."

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The best collection of published biographies in Arkansas is at the University of Arkansas Library. Also search the biographical sections of statewide, regional, and county histories for biographical information. In 1889 and 1890 the Goodspeed Publishing Company published a series of regional biographical encyclopedias. Most have recently been reprinted and are indexed. Those available at the Family History Library include: Read more...

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Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Arkansas were the Baptist and Methodist Episcopal (now United Methodist). The Family History Library has many church records for Arkansas and several histories of local churches. The following directories may help you locate other church records:


Counties

Benton CountyCarroll CountyBoone CountyMarion CountyBaxter CountyFulton CountyRandolph CountyClay CountyWashington CountyMadison CountyNewton CountySearcy CountyStone CountyIzard CountySharp CountyLawrence CountyGreene CountyCrawford CountyFranklin CountyJohnson CountyPope CountyVan Buren CountyCleburne CountyIndependence CountyJackson CountyCraighead CountyPoinsett CountyMississippi CountySebastian CountyLogan CountyConway CountyFaulkner CountyWhite CountyWoodruff CountyCross CountyCrittenden CountySt. Francis CountyScott CountyYell CountyPerry CountyPulaski CountyLonoke CountyPrairie CountyMonroe CountyLee CountyPhillips CountyDesha CountyChicot CountyPolk CountyMontgomery CountyGarland CountySaline CountySevier CountyLittle River CountyMiller CountyHoward CountyPike CountyHempstead CountyLafayette CountyArkansas CountyHot Spring CountyGrant CountyJefferson CountyClark CountyNevada CountyColumbia CountyDallas CountyCleveland CountyLincoln CountyOuachita CountyCalhoun CountyBradley CountyDrew CountyAshley CountyUnion CountyArkansas-county-map.gif

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Clayton | Dorsey | Lovely | Miller (Old) | Sarber


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