Beauregard Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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'''1912--'''Beauregard Parish was created 12 June 1912 from Calcasieu Parish. '''Parish seat:''' De Ridder <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
Beauregard Parish was created in 12 June 1912 from [[Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana|Calcasieu ]]Parish  
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

"Your Beautiful Historic Beauregard"
Beauregard Parish Police Jury
Beauregard Parish Courthouse
201 First St
DeRidder, LA 70634

Beauregard Parish Clerk of Court
PO Box 100
DeRidder, LA 70634

History

  • French: Paroisse de Beauregard
  • Named for Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, a Confederate general in the Civil War and one of the designer of the Confederate Battle Flag.

Parent Parish

1912--Beauregard Parish was created 12 June 1912 from Calcasieu Parish. Parish seat: De Ridder [1]

Boundary Changes

No apparent changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • City: DeRidder
  • Town: Merryville
  • Communities: Dry Creek . Field . Longville . Oretta . Ragley . Singer . Sugartown

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Allen | Calcasieu | Jefferson Davis | Vernon | Newton County, Texas

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Federal Census: 1840 . 1850 index . 1850 . 1860 index . 1860 . 1870 index . 1870  . 1880 index . 1880 . 1890 . 1900 . 1910 . 1920 . 1930

Census Images: 1840. 1850  . 1860 . 1870 . 1880 . 1890 . 1900 . 1910 . 1920 . 1930

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

  • Confederate Veterans of Civil War
    • Confederate States of America Veterans
    • Stores of Confederate States of America Veterans
    • Confederate pension applications
    • 1 BN 2 Regiment, Louisiana Volunteer Cavalry Scouts
  • World War I
    • World War Draft Registration Cards

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References


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