Greene County, Arkansas Genealogy

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Guide to Greene County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Greene County, Arkansas
Map
Map of Arkansas highlighting Greene County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 5, 1833
County Seat Paragould
Courthouse
Address Greene County Courthouse
PO Box 62
Paragould, AR 72451-0364
Phone: 870.239.6311
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Contents

This page adopted by Sandy Hardin, P. R. Massey, and Venus Allen. Greene County ARGenWeb County Coordinator

County Courthouse

Greene County Courthouse
PO Box 62
Paragould, AR 72451-0364
Phone: 870.239.6311

County Clerk has marriage, probate, court and land records from 1876. Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records.[1]

Beginning Dates for Greene County, Arkansas Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

1876


1876
1876

History

Parent County

  • 1833--Greene County was created 5 November 1833 from Lawrence County.  County seat: Paragould [2]

Boundary Changes

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

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Prior to 1883 the county courthouse was burned twice.

Places/Localities

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Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.

See also Towns and Townships to find records listed at the town level in the FamilySearch Catalog.

Maps

Military

Civil War

Naturalization

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Greene County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Greene County Arkansas Historical and Genealogical Society
212 W Court Street (7 room research center open 9-4 Monday through Friday)
P.O. Box 121
Paragould, AR 72451
Phone: (870) 240-8944

Family History Centers

Websites

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. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  4. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/0/0d/Igiarkansasem.pdf.