Scott County, Arkansas Genealogy

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Guide to '''Scott County Arkansas genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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Guide to Scott County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Scott County, Arkansas
Map of Arkansas highlighting Scott County
Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Founded November 5, 1833
County Seat Waldron
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County Courthouse

Scott County Courthouse
100 W 1 St Ste 1;
Waldron, AR 72958
Phone: 501.637.2155

County and and Circuit Clerk has marriave, divorce,
probate, land and court records from 1882[1]


Parent County

County seat: Waldron [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Scott County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Courthouse fire on 22 May 1882 destroyed all previous county records.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties



Scott County AR Cemeteries




Local Histories



Revolutionary War
  • A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services: With their Names, Ages, and Places of Residence, as Returned by the Marshalls of the Several Judicial Districts, Under the Act for Taking the Sixth Census]. 1841. Digital version at Google Books. 1967 reprint: FHL Collection 973 X2pc 1840. [See Arkansas, Scott County on page 191.]
Civil War

    1Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) Infantry (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).



Scott County AR Will Book A, 1882 - 1918, Index


Vital Records

Scott County AR Marriages

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 70.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).