Crittenden County, Arkansas

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Crittenden_County,_Arkansas|Crittenden County]]''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Crittenden County
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| county_map = Ar-crittenden.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1825
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| founded date = October 22
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| seat wl = Marion
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.arkansasties.com/WhatsNew/2010/12/crittenden-county-court-house/ Crittenden County Courthouse]<br>100 Court Street <br>Marion, AR 72364 <br>Phone: 870.739.4434
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County Clerk has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court<br>records; County Assessor has land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Crittenden County was created in 1825 from Phillips County.
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*'''1825--'''Crittenden County was created 22 October 1825&nbsp;from [[Phillips County, Arkansas|Phillips]] County. '''County seat:''' Marion <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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See an interactive map of Crittenden County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
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*[[Cross County, Arkansas|Cross]]
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*[[DeSoto County, Mississippi|DeSoto County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Lee County, Arkansas|Lee]]
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*[[Mississippi County, Arkansas|Mississippi]]
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*[[Poinsett County, Arkansas|Poinsett]]
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*[[St. Francis County, Arkansas|St. Francis]]
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*[[Shelby County, Tennessee|Shelby County, Tennesse]]
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*[[Tunica County, Mississippi|Tunica County, Mississippi]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Family Histories  ====
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It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:
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*Locate publications about direct ancestors
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*Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
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*Identify publications, to quote [[Elizabeth Shown Mills|Elizabeth Shown Mills]], about an ancestor's "FAN Club" ['''F'''riends, '''A'''ssociates, and '''N'''eighbors]
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'''''<b>General</b>'''''
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*Matthews, Paul A. ''Early Families of the Memphis Area: Profiles of 135 Families of Fayette, Shelby and Tipton Counties in Tennessee, Crittenden County, Arkansas and DeSoto and Marshall Counties in Mississippi: With Historical Time Lines and Photogrpahs of Those Counties''. Memphis, Tennessee: Descendants of Early Settlers of Shelby and Adjoining Counties, 2008. {{FHL|1511414|title-id|disp=FHL&nbsp;US/CAN&nbsp;Book 976 D2m}}.
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'''''Bibliography'''''
  
 
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==== Land  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Crittenden|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Crittenden/ Crittenden County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194514&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Crittenden&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog. Salt Lake City, Utah].
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County Courthouse

Crittenden County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg

Crittenden County Courthouse
100 Court Street
Marion, AR 72364
Phone: 870.739.4434

County Clerk has marriage and probate records;
Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court
records; County Assessor has land records[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1825--Crittenden County was created 22 October 1825 from Phillips County. County seat: Marion [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Crittenden County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Family Histories

It is anticipated that this bibliography will eventually identify all known family histories published about residents of this county. Use this list to:

  • Locate publications about direct ancestors
  • Find the most updated accounts of an ancestor's family
  • Identify publications, to quote Elizabeth Shown Mills, about an ancestor's "FAN Club" [Friends, Associates, and Neighbors]

General

  • Matthews, Paul A. Early Families of the Memphis Area: Profiles of 135 Families of Fayette, Shelby and Tipton Counties in Tennessee, Crittenden County, Arkansas and DeSoto and Marshall Counties in Mississippi: With Historical Time Lines and Photogrpahs of Those Counties. Memphis, Tennessee: Descendants of Early Settlers of Shelby and Adjoining Counties, 2008. FHL US/CAN Book 976 D2m.

Bibliography

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).