Concordia Parish, Louisiana

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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Concordia Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laconcor/ Concordia Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-concordia.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| founded year = 1805
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| founded date = April 10
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| seat wl = Vidalia
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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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== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
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'''1805--'''Concordia Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Vidalia <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (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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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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=== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ===
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*[[Adams County, Mississippi|Adams County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana|Avoyelles]]
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*[[Catahoula Parish, Louisiana|Catahoula]]
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*[[Tensas Parish, Louisiana|Tensas]]
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*[[West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana|West Feliciana]]
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*[[Wilkinson County, Mississippi|Wilkinson County, Mississippi]]
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== 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  ====
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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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==== Census  ====
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| 1900= 13559
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| 1910= 14278
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| 1920= 12466
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| 1930= 12778
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| 1940= 14562
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| 1950= 14398
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| 1960= 20467
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| 1970= 22578
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| 1980= 22981
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| 1990= 20828
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| 2000= 20247
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| 2010= 20822
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| footnote=2010 Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/newsroom/releases/archives/2010_census/cb11-cn13.html|title=U.S. Census Bureau Delivers Louisiana's 2010 Census Population Totals, Including First Look at Race and Hispanic Origin Data for Legislative Redistricting|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2010-02-07}}</ref>
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| footnote=Concordia Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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}} <br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
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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  ====
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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
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== 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
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
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==== 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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==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
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==== 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.
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== 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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== Web Sites  ==
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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 Sites ==
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Concordia|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/ConcordiaP/ Concordia Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 22:50, 3 January 2013

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Concordia Parish, Louisiana
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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.