Bienville Parish, Louisiana

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Louisiana|Louisiana]]&nbsp;&gt;&nbsp;Bienville Parish'' <br>
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Bienville_Parish,_Louisiana|Bienville Parish]]'' <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Bienville Parish
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| county_map = La-bienville.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| founded year = 1848
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| founded date = March 14
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| seat wl = Arcadia
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| web = clerk.bienvilleparish.org
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| building image = Bienville Parish, Louisiana.jpg
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| building address =100 Court House Drive<br />Arcadia, LA 71001
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~labienvi/ Bienville Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://clerk.bienvilleparish.org/ Bienville Parish Courthouse]<br>300 Courthouse Square<br>PO Box 746<br>Arcadia, LA 71001<br>Phone: 318.263.2123 <br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage , divorce, <br>probate and court records from 1848 .<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Bienville Parish, Louisiana p. 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> <br>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''1848--'''Bienville Parish was created 14 March 1848 from [[Claiborne_Parish,_Louisiana|Claiborne]] Parish. '''Parish seat:''' Arcadia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1848--'''Bienville Parish was created 14 March 1848 from [[Claiborne Parish, Louisiana|Claiborne]] Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Arcadia <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 Bienville Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
  
*[[Bossier_Parish,_Louisiana|Bossier]]
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*[[Bossier Parish, Louisiana|Bossier]]  
*[[Claiborne_Parish,_Louisiana|Claiborne]]
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*[[Claiborne Parish, Louisiana|Claiborne]]  
*[[Jackson_Parish,_Louisiana|Jackson]]  
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*[[Jackson Parish, Louisiana|Jackson]]  
*[[Lincoln_Parish,_Louisiana|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln Parish, Louisiana|Lincoln]]  
*[[Natchitoches_Parish,_Louisiana|Natchitoches]]
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*[[Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana|Natchitoches]]  
*[[Red_River_Parish,_Louisiana|Red River]]
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*[[Red River Parish, Louisiana|Red River]]  
*[[Webster_Parish,_Louisiana|Webster]]
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*[[Webster Parish, Louisiana|Webster]]  
*[[Winn_Parish,_Louisiana|Winn]]
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*[[Winn Parish, Louisiana|Winn]]
  
 
== 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]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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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  ====
 
==== 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  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== 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=192952&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Bienville&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+Bienville|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/BienvilleP/ Bienville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== Thanks to the Bienville Parish Wiki Contributors<br>  ==
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Revision as of 22:45, 3 January 2013

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Bienville Parish

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Bienville Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Bienville Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 14, 1848
County Seat Arcadia
Courthouse
Bienville Parish, Louisiana.jpg
Address 100 Court House Drive
Arcadia, LA 71001
Website: clerk.bienvilleparish.org
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Bienville Parish Courthouse
300 Courthouse Square
PO Box 746
Arcadia, LA 71001
Phone: 318.263.2123

Parish Clerk has marriage , divorce,
probate and court records from 1848 .[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1848--Bienville Parish was created 14 March 1848 from Claiborne Parish.
    Parish seat: Arcadia [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Bienville 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


Thanks to the Bienville Parish Wiki Contributors

Contributors are people who write and edit the pages for FamilySearch Wiki. Thanks to the following contributors for helping to build this page (in alpha order). Anyone is invited to be a contributor. Help grow the wiki and add content to this parish today!

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Bienville Parish, Louisiana p. 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).