Assumption Parish, Louisiana

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Louisiana|Louisiana]]&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;Assumption Parish'' <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Assumption Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laassump/ Assumption Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-assumption.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| founded year = 1807
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| founded date = March 31
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| seat wl = Napoleonville
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| building image = LAAssumptioncourthouse.jpg
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| building address =4809 Hwy 1<br />Napoleonville, La 70390 <br />(985) 369-6653<br />[http://assumptionclerk.com/ '''Assumption Parish Clerk of Court Website''']
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Assumption_Parish,_Louisiana|Assumption Parish]]''  
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{{RAOGKcourthouse}}
  
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
  
== History ==
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Assumption Parish Courthouse<br>105 Dr Martin Luther King Drive <br>PO Box 249<br>Napoleonville, LA 70390<br>Phone: 985.369.6653 <br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1800, <br>probate records from 1841, land records from <br>1788, divorce and court records from 1868Allen Parish Courthouse<br>PO Box G<br>Oberlin, LA 70655-2007<br>Phone: 337.639.2803 <br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate <br>and court records from 1913 .<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Assumption Parish, Louisiana p. 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== Parish Organization ==
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==== Parish&nbsp;Courthouse&nbsp;  ====
  
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
'''1807--'''Assumption Parish was created 31 March 1807 from Lafourche Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Napoleonville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1807--'''Assumption Parish was created 31 March 1807 from [[Lafourche Parish, Louisiana|Lafourche]] Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Napoleonville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Assumption Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Ascension Parish, Louisiana|Ascension]]
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*[[Iberia Parish, Louisiana|Iberia]]
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*[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana|Iberville]]
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*[[Lafourche Parish, Louisiana|Lafourche]]
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*[[St. James Parish, Louisiana|St. James]]
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*[[St. Martin Parish, Louisiana|St. Martin]]
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*[[St. Mary Parish, Louisiana|St. Mary]]
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*[[Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana|Terrebonne]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[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
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=192934&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Assumption&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Assumption|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/AssumptionP/ Assumption Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 14:47, 10 October 2012

Assumption Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Assumption Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1807
County Seat Napoleonville
Courthouse
LAAssumptioncourthouse.jpg
Address 4809 Hwy 1
Napoleonville, La 70390
(985) 369-6653
Assumption Parish Clerk of Court Website
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Assumption Parish Courthouse
105 Dr Martin Luther King Drive
PO Box 249
Napoleonville, LA 70390
Phone: 985.369.6653

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1800,
probate records from 1841, land records from
1788, divorce and court records from 1868Allen Parish Courthouse
PO Box G
Oberlin, LA 70655-2007
Phone: 337.639.2803

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate
and court records from 1913 .[1]

Parish Organization

Parish Courthouse 

Parent Parish

  • 1807--Assumption Parish was created 31 March 1807 from Lafourche Parish.
    Parish seat: Napoleonville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Assumption Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

 





Census

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

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., Assumption Parish, Louisiana p. 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).