Jackson Parish, Louisiana

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Jackson_Parish,_Louisiana|Jackson Parish]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Jackson Parish
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| custom_text = <center>Jo Branch,Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://theusgenweb.org/la/jackson/index.htm Jackson Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-jackson.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| founded year = 1845
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| founded date = February 27
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| seat wl = Jonesboro
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| web = jacksonparishclerk.org
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| building image = Jackson Parish, LA, Courthouse in Jonesboro MVI 2676.jpg
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| building address =500 East Court Avenue<br />P.O. Box 730<br />Jonesboro, LA 71251
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://jacksonparishclerk.org/ Jackson Parish Courthouse]<br>500 E Court Street; PO Box 730<br>Jonesboro, LA 71251<br>Phone: 318.259.2424&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, land,&nbsp;probate, military and court records from 1800.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Livingston Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''1845--'''Jackson Parish was created 27 February 1845 from [[Claiborne_Parish,_Louisiana|Claiborne]], [[Ouachita_Parish,_Louisiana|Ouachita]], and [[Union_Parish,_Louisiana|Union]] Parishes. '''Parish seat:''' Jonesboro <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1845--'''Jackson Parish was created 27 February 1845 from [[Claiborne Parish, Louisiana|Claiborne]], [[Ouachita Parish, Louisiana|Ouachita]], and [[Union Parish, Louisiana|Union]] Parishes. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Jonesboro <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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==== Boundary Changes ====
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See an interactive map of Jackson Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
  
*[[Bienville_Parish,_Louisiana|Bienville]]
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*[[Bienville Parish, Louisiana|Bienville]]  
*[[Caldwell_Parish,_Louisiana|Caldwell]]
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*[[Caldwell Parish, Louisiana|Caldwell]]  
*[[Lincoln_Parish,_Louisiana|Lincoln]]
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*[[Lincoln Parish, Louisiana|Lincoln]]  
*[[Ouachita_Parish,_Louisiana|Ouachita]]
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*[[Ouachita Parish, Louisiana|Ouachita]]  
*[[Winn_Parish,_Louisiana|Winn]]
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*[[Winn Parish, Louisiana|Winn]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ AfriGeneas] ~ African American genealogy
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html Louisiana Tombstone Transcription Project] ~ cemetery transcriptions and photos ~&nbsp; USGenWeb
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ Louisiana African American Cemeteries] ~ cemetery transcriptions
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*[[Www.interment.net|Interment.net]] ~ cemetery transcriptions and photographs
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*[http://www.findagrave.com/ Find A Grave]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; records by name, cemetery, location
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| 1900= 9119
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| 1910= 13818
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| 1930= 13808
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| 1940= 17807
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| 1950= 15434
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| 1960= 15828
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| 1970= 15963
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| 1980= 17321
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| 1990= 15705
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| 2000= 15397
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| 2010= 16274
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22049.html|title=Jackson Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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| footnote=Jackson Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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*[http://www.churchangel.com Church Angel ]~&nbsp; Church directory of the United States
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*[http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/country/dus2.html#l Catholic Diocese] ~ Listing of Diocese in the United States
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Library&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; USGenWeb
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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[http://theusgenweb.org/la/jackson/military.htm Military Records] - Jackson Par, LAGenWeb
  
 
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==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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[http://theusgenweb.org/la/jackson/news.htm Newspaper Tidbits] - Jackson Par, LAGenWeb
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==== <br>Probate  ====
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Jackson Parish Library<br>614 South Polk Avenue<br>Jonesboro, LA 71251<br>Phone: (318) 259-5697<br>[http://www.jackson.lib.la.us/ Website]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193008&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Jackson&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]  
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Jackson|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}&nbsp;
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/jackson.htm Jackson Par, USGenWeb Archives Project]
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/JacksonP/ Jackson Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 23:05, 3 January 2013

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Jackson Parish, Louisiana
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Map of Louisiana highlighting Jackson Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded February 27, 1845
County Seat Jonesboro
Courthouse
Jackson Parish, LA, Courthouse in Jonesboro MVI 2676.jpg
Address 500 East Court Avenue
P.O. Box 730
Jonesboro, LA 71251
Website: jacksonparishclerk.org
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Jackson Parish Courthouse
500 E Court Street; PO Box 730
Jonesboro, LA 71251
Phone: 318.259.2424 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, land, probate, military and court records from 1800.[1]

History

Parent Parish

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Jackson Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Census

Census Pop.
19009,119
191013,81851.5%
192014,4864.8%
193013,808−4.7%
194017,80729.0%
195015,434−13.3%
196015,8282.6%
197015,9630.9%
198017,3218.5%
199015,705−9.3%
200015,397−2.0%
201016,2745.7%
Jackson Parish Census Data[2]
















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

USGW Digital Map Library  ~  USGenWeb

Military

Military Records - Jackson Par, LAGenWeb

Newspapers

Newspaper Tidbits - Jackson Par, LAGenWeb


Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Jackson Parish Library
614 South Polk Avenue
Jonesboro, LA 71251
Phone: (318) 259-5697
Website

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Livingston Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.