Grant County, Arkansas

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Grant_County,_Arkansas|Grant County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Grant County
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| county_map = Ar-grant.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| state_map = Arkansas.png
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| founded year = 1869
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| founded date = February 4
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| seat wl = Sheridan
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| adoption_sign = Adoption ARGenWeb
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://grantcountyar.com/ Grant County Courthouse]<br>101 W Center Street #106; PO Box 364<br>Sheridan, AR 72150<br>Phone: 870.942.2551 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court<br>and land records 1877<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  ====
  
*'''1869--'''Grant County was created 4 February 1869&nbsp;from [[Jefferson_County,_Arkansas|Jefferson]], [[Hot_Spring_County,_Arkansas|Hot Spring]], and [[Saline_County,_Arkansas|Saline]] Counties.
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*'''1869--'''Grant County was created 4 February 1869&nbsp;from [[Jefferson County, Arkansas|Jefferson]], [[Hot Spring County, Arkansas|Hot Spring]], and [[Saline County, Arkansas|Saline]] Counties.
  
'''County seat:''' Sheridan <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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'''County seat:''' Sheridan <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 Grant County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
==== Populated Places ====
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Cleveland_County,_Arkansas|Cleveland]]
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*[[Cleveland County, Arkansas|Cleveland]]  
*[[Dallas_County,_Arkansas|Dallas]]
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*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]  
*[[Hot_Spring_County,_Arkansas|Hot Spring]]
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*[[Hot Spring County, Arkansas|Hot Spring]]  
*[[Jefferson_County,_Arkansas|Jefferson]]
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*[[Jefferson County, Arkansas|Jefferson]]  
*[[Pulaski_County,_Arkansas|Pulaski]]
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*[[Pulaski County, Arkansas|Pulaski]]  
*[[Saline_County,_Arkansas|Saline]]
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*[[Saline County, Arkansas|Saline]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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General:
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/Grant.Co.AR.Cemetery.List.all.html Grant Co. AR Cemeteries]
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Individual Cemeteries:
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148828 Brush Creek Cemetery, Tennessee] BillionGraves
  
 
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==== Church  ====
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==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War  =====
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====== Civil War Battle  ======
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The following Civil War battle was fought in Grant County.
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*April 30, 1864 = [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ar016.htm Jenkins' Ferry]<ref>Heritage Preservation Services, [http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ar016.htm Civil War Battle Summaries by State], (accessed 15 August, 2012)</ref>
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:[http://www.nps.gov/hps/abpp/battles/ARmap.htm Map] showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
  
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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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.<br>
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/ Grant Co. AR&nbsp;Genealogy page]
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194542&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Grant&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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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+Grant|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Grant/ Grant County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 21:30, 13 December 2012

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Grant County, Arkansas
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Founded February 4, 1869
County Seat Sheridan
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Contents

County Courthouse

Grant County Courthouse
101 W Center Street #106; PO Box 364
Sheridan, AR 72150
Phone: 870.942.2551

County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court
and land records 1877[1]

History

Parent County

County seat: Sheridan [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

General:

Individual Cemeteries:

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Grant County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.

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).
  3. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August, 2012)