Greene County, Arkansas

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This page adopted by Sandy Hardin, P. R. Massey, and Venus Allen. [http://argenweb.net/greene Greene County ARGenWeb ]County Coordinator
  
''[[United States|United States&nbsp;]] &gt; [[Arkansas|Arkansas]]&nbsp;&gt; Greene County'' <br>
 
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://county.arkansas.gov/greene/Pages/default.aspx Greene County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 62<br>Paragould, AR 72451-0364<br>Phone: 870.239.6311 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, probate, court and land records from 1876; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce records<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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See an interactive map of Greene County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
  
 
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Prior to 1883 the county courthouse was burned twice.
  
 
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*Men from this county served in the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]] , [[25th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|25th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]]&nbsp; and [[Kuykendall's Company, Arkansas Infantry|Kuykendall's Company, Arkansas Infantry]] (Confederate).<br>
  
 
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[http://gcahgs.org '''Greene County Arkansas Historical and Genealogical Society''']<br>212 W Court Street (7 room research center open 9-4 Monday through Friday)<br>P.O. Box 121<br>Paragould, AR 72451<br>Phone: (870) 240-8944
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*[http://argenweb.net/ USGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
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*[http://usgenweb.net/ USGenWeb Project]. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
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Revision as of 21:30, 13 December 2012

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Greene County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Founded November 5, 1833
County Seat Paragould
Courthouse
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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]

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.

Record Loss

Prior to 1883 the county courthouse was burned twice.

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

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


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).