Monroe County, Arkansas Genealogy

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[http://www.arkansasties.com/Monroe/Structures/MonroeCourtHouse.htm Monroe County Courthouse]<br>123 Madison Street<br>Clarendon, AR 72029-2794<br>Phone: 870.747.3921 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1850 <br>and probate records from 1839; Clerk Circuit<br>Court has divorce records from 1839, court records<br>from 1830 and land records from 1829<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.</ref>
  
 
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Monroe County Library<br>270 Madison St<br>Clarendon, AR 72029<br>(870) 747-5593  
 
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194610&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Monroe&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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Monroe County, Arkansas
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Founded November 2, 1829
County Seat Clarendon
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Contents

County Courthouse

Monroe County Courthouse
123 Madison Street
Clarendon, AR 72029-2794
Phone: 870.747.3921

County Clerk has marriage records from 1850
and probate records from 1839; Clerk Circuit
Court has divorce records from 1839, court records
from 1830 and land records from 1829[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1829--Monroe County was created 2 November 1829 from Phillips and Arkansas Counties.

County seat: Clarendon [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Monroe County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Monroe County Library
270 Madison St
Clarendon, AR 72029
(870) 747-5593

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).