Grant County, Arkansas Genealogy

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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
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
 
 
| county = Grant County
 
| county = Grant County
 
 
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| state = Arkansas
 
| state = Arkansas
 
 
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| founded year = 1869
 
| founded year = 1869
 
 
| founded date = February 4
 
| founded date = February 4
 
 
| seat wl = Sheridan
 
| seat wl = Sheridan
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== 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>
 
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== County Courthouse ==
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Grant County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
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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  ====
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
General:
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General:  
  
*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/Grant.Co.AR.Cemetery.List.all.html Grant Co. AR Cemeteries]  
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/Grant.Co.AR.Cemetery.List.all.html Grant Co. AR Cemeteries]
  
Individual Cemeteries:
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Individual Cemeteries:  
  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148828 Brush Creek Cemetery, Tennessee] BillionGraves
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148828 Brush Creek Cemetery, Tennessee] BillionGraves
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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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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/ Grant Co. AR&nbsp;Genealogy page]  
 
*[http://www.argenweb.net/grant/ Grant Co. AR&nbsp;Genealogy page]  
*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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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Grant|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Grant|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Grant/ Grant County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Grant/ Grant County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Grant County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 4, 1869
County Seat Sheridan
Courthouse
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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)