Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.opclerkofcourt.com/ Ouachita Parish Courthouse]<br>300 St John Street<br>Monroe, LA 71201<br>Phone: 318.327.1444&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1800’s, <br>divorce, court and probate records from 1900, <br>land records from 1790’s and some military records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Ouachita Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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[http://www.opclerkofcourt.com/ Ouachita Parish Courthouse]<br>300 St John Street<br>Monroe, LA 71201<br>Phone: 318.327.1444&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1800’s, <br>divorce, court and probate records from 1900, <br>land records from 1790’s and some military records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Ouachita Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
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Ouachita Parish, Louisiana
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Founded April 10, 1805
County Seat Monroe
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Address 300 St John Street
Monroe, LA 71201
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Ouachita Parish Courthouse
300 St John Street
Monroe, LA 71201
Phone: 318.327.1444 

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1800’s,
divorce, court and probate records from 1900,
land records from 1790’s and some military records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

1805--Ouachita Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish.
Parish seat: Monroe [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Ouachita Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

To view the vast majority of Cemetery Listings for Ouachita (Pronounced Wash-taw) Parish visit http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/ouachita/cemetery.htm 

Census

Census Pop.
190020,947
191025,83023.3%
192030,31917.4%
193054,33779.2%
194059,1688.9%
195074,71326.3%
1960101,66336.1%
1970115,38713.5%
1980139,24120.7%
1990142,1912.1%
2000147,2503.6%
Est. 2006149,259[2]1.4%
Ouachita Parish Census Data[3]

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Ouachita Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Ouachita Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22073.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. 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.