St. Charles Parish, Louisiana

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{{Infobox U.S. County
== History and Tidbits ==
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| county = St. Charles Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.stcharlesparish.jwebre.com/ St. Charles Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-saint-charles.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1807
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| founded date = March 31
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| seat wl = Hahnville
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| web = www.stcharlesgov.net/
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| building image = LAStCharlescourthouse.jpg
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| building address =15045 River Road<br />Hahnville, LA 70057
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}}
  
=== Cities ===
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[St._Charles_Parish,_Louisiana|St. Charles Parish]]''
=== Communities ===
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=== County Government Site ===
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== Neighboring Counties ==
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== Resources ==
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=== Cemeteries ===
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== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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[[Portal:Louisiana]]
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[[Category:St.Charles_Parish,_Louisiana]]
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.stcharlesgov.net/index.aspx?page=58 St. Charles Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 302; <br>Hahnville, LA 70057-0302<br>Phone: 985.783.6632&nbsp;<br>
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Parish Clerk has marriage, probate, land and court records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., St Charles Parish, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
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'''1807--'''St. Charles Parish was created 31 March 1807 from German Coast County, Discontinued 31 Mar. 1807. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Hahnville <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of St. Charles Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Jefferson Parish, Louisiana|Jefferson]]  
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*[[Lafourche Parish, Louisiana|Lafourche]]
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*[[St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana|St. John the Baptist]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census  ====
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{{USCensusPop
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| 1900=9072
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| 1910=11207
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| 1920=8586
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| 1930=12111
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| 1940=12321
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| 1950=13363
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| 1960=21219
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| 1970=29550
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| 1980=37259
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| 1990=42437
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| 2000=48072
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| estimate=52761
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| estyear=2006
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| estref=<REF>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22089.html|title=St. Charles Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2007-06-12}}</REF>
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| footnote=St. Charles Parish Census Data<REF>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2007-06-12}}</REF>
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}}
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
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==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
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==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
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{{RAOGKlibrary}}
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+St%2E+Charles|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_CharlesP/ St. Charles Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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{{Louisiana|Louisiana}}
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[[Category:St._Charles_Parish,_Louisiana]]

Revision as of 20:50, 12 October 2012

St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting St. Charles Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1807
County Seat Hahnville
Courthouse
LAStCharlescourthouse.jpg
Address 15045 River Road
Hahnville, LA 70057
Website: www.stcharlesgov.net
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

St. Charles Parish Courthouse
PO Box 302;
Hahnville, LA 70057-0302
Phone: 985.783.6632 

Parish Clerk has marriage, probate, land and court records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

1807--St. Charles Parish was created 31 March 1807 from German Coast County, Discontinued 31 Mar. 1807.
Parish seat: Hahnville [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of St. Charles Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 





Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
19009,072
191011,20723.5%
19208,586−23.4%
193012,11141.1%
194012,3211.7%
195013,3638.5%
196021,21958.8%
197029,55039.3%
198037,25926.1%
199042,43713.9%
200048,07213.3%
Est. 200652,761[2]9.8%
St. Charles Parish Census Data[3]


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

 

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., St Charles Parish, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "St. Charles Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22089.html. Retrieved 2007-06-12. 
  3. 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.