Concordia Parish, Louisiana

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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.concordiaclerk.org/ Concordia Parish Courthouse]<br>4001 Carter Street, PO Box 790; <br>Vidalia, LA 71373-0790<br>Phone: (318) 336-4204 <br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1840,<br>divorce, probate, court and land records from 1850.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed.Concordia Parish, Louisiana p 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Concordia Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
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See an interactive map of Concordia Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)  
  
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
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Revision as of 22:50, 3 January 2013

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Concordia Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Concordia Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 10, 1805
County Seat Vidalia
Courthouse
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Concordia Parish Courthouse
4001 Carter Street, PO Box 790;
Vidalia, LA 71373-0790
Phone: (318) 336-4204

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1840,
divorce, probate, court and land records from 1850.[1]

History

Parent Parish

1805--Concordia Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish.
Parish seat: Vidalia [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Concordia 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

Census Pop.
190013,559
191014,2785.3%
192012,466−12.7%
193012,7782.5%
194014,56214.0%
195014,398−1.1%
196020,46742.2%
197022,57810.3%
198022,9811.8%
199020,828−9.4%
200020,247−2.8%
201020,8222.8%
Concordia Parish Census Data[2]

















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.Concordia Parish, Louisiana p 289 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.