Sharp County, Arkansas

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Sharp County''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sharp_County,_Arkansas|Sharp County]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Sharp County
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| county_map = Ar-sharp.png
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| state = Arkansas
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| founded year = 1868
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| founded date = July 18
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| seat wl = Ash Flat
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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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[http://county.arkansas.gov/sharp/Pages/default.aspx Sharp County Courthouse]<br>PO Box 307<br>Ash Flat, AR 72513<br>Phone: 870.994.7338 <br><br>County Clerk has probate, divorce, court and land records from1880<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 70.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*'''1868--'''Sharp County was created 18 July 1868&nbsp;from [[Lawrence_County,_Arkansas|Lawrence]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ash Flat <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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*'''1868--'''Sharp County was created 18 July 1868&nbsp;from [[Lawrence County, Arkansas|Lawrence]] County.&nbsp; '''County seat:''' Ash Flat <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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See an interactive map of Sharp County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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*[[Fulton County, Arkansas|Fulton]]
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*[[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]]
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*[[Izard County, Arkansas|Izard]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Arkansas|Lawrence]]
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*[[Oregon County, Missouri|Oregon County, Missouri]]
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*[[Randolph County, Arkansas|Randolph]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=194686&subject_disp=Arkansas%2C+Sharp&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Sharp|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Sharp/ Sharp County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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Revision as of 22:58, 13 December 2012

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Sharp County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded July 18, 1868
County Seat Ash Flat
Courthouse
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Contents

County Courthouse

Sharp County Courthouse
PO Box 307
Ash Flat, AR 72513
Phone: 870.994.7338

County Clerk has probate, divorce, court and land records from1880[1]

History

Parent County

  • 1868--Sharp County was created 18 July 1868 from Lawrence County.  County seat: Ash Flat [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Sharp 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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  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).