Caddo Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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Revision as of 00:30, 15 February 2013

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Caddo Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Caddo Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 18, 1838
County Seat Shreveport
Courthouse
Caddo Parish Courthouse, Shreveport.jpg
Address 501 Texas Street
Shreveport, LA 71101

(318) 226-6780
Caddo Parish Clerk of Court Website

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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Caddo Parish Courthouse
501 Texas Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
Phone: 318.226.6911

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court
and land records from 1835.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1838--Caddo Parish was created 18 January 1838 from Natchitoches Parish.
    Parish seat: Shreveport [1]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

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African American

A volunteer through Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness is willing to search a collection of slave data covering Caddo Parish.

African American


Cemeteries

 

Individual 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., Caddo Parish, Louisiana p. 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).