Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.jeffparish.net/ Jefferson Parish Courthouse]<br>200 Derbigny Street<br>Gretna, LA 70053<br>Phone: 504.364.2800&nbsp;<br><br>Parish&nbsp;Clerk has marriage records from 1863, divorce, probate, and court records from 1825 and land records from 1827.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Jefferson Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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[http://www.jeffparish.net/ Jefferson Parish Courthouse]<br>200 Derbigny Street<br>Gretna, LA 70053<br>Phone: 504.364.2800&nbsp;<br><br>Parish&nbsp;Clerk has marriage records from 1863, divorce, probate, and court records from 1825 and land records from 1827.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Jefferson Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 23:07, 3 January 2013

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Jefferson Parish, Louisiana
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Location in the state of Louisiana
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Facts
Founded February 11, 1825
County Seat Gretna
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Jefferson Parish Courthouse
200 Derbigny Street
Gretna, LA 70053
Phone: 504.364.2800 

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1863, divorce, probate, and court records from 1825 and land records from 1827.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1825--Jefferson Parish was created 11 February 1825 from Orleans Parish.
    Parish seat: Gretna [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Jefferson Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries

 





Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190015,321
191018,24719.1%
192021,56318.2%
193040,03285.7%
194050,42726.0%
1950103,873106.0%
1960208,769101.0%
1970337,56861.7%
1980454,59234.7%
1990448,306−1.4%
2000455,4661.6%
2010432,552−5.0%
Jefferson Parish Census Data[2]

















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  






Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

 


Family History Centers

Websites


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Jefferson Parish, Louisiana p 291 (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 2007-06-12.