St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana

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| founded year = 1807
 
| founded year = 1807
 
| founded date = March 31
 
| founded date = March 31
| seat wl = La Place
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|web = www.sjbparish.com
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| seat wl = LaPlace
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| building image = LAStJohntheBaptistcourthouse.jpg
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| building address =393 Highway 18 (River Road)<br />P.O. Box 280<br />
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Edgard, Louisiana 70049
 
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[St._John_the_Baptist_Parish,_Louisiana|St. John the Baptist Parish]]''
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.sjbparish.com/ St. John the Baptist Parish Courthouse]<br>2393 Hwy 18; <br>La Place, LA 70049<br>Phone: 985.497.3331&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., St John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of St. John the Baptist Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Resources  ==
 
== 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
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== 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=12330
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| 1910=14338
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| 1920=11896
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| 1930=14078
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| 1940=14766
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| 1950=14861
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| 1960=18439
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| 1970=23813
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| 1980=31924
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| 1990=39996
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| estimate=48537
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| estref=<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22095.html|title=St. John the Baptist Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2007-06-12}}</ref>
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| footnote=St. John the Baptist 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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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== 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
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
  
 
==== 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>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== 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.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== 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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== Websites ==
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193067&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+St%2E+John+the+Baptist&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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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+John+the+Baptist|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_John_the_BaptistP/ St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Saint_John_the_BaptistP/ St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)  
*[http://www.sjbparish.com/about_history.asp History of St. John Parish]
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*[http://www.sjbparish.com/about_history.asp History of St. John Parish]
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*[http://germanacadiancoast.com/ German-Acadian Coast Historical and Genealogical Society]
  
 
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Revision as of 23:30, 3 January 2013

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St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana
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Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1807
County Seat LaPlace
Courthouse
LAStJohntheBaptistcourthouse.jpg
Address 393 Highway 18 (River Road)
P.O. Box 280

Edgard, Louisiana 70049

Website: www.sjbparish.com
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

St. John the Baptist Parish Courthouse
2393 Hwy 18;
La Place, LA 70049
Phone: 985.497.3331 

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

History

Parent Parish

1807--St. John the Baptist Parish was created 31 March 1807 from German Coast County, Discontinued 31 Mar. 1807.
Parish seat: La Place [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of St. John the Baptist Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 





Census

Historical populations
Census Pop.
190012,330
191014,33816.3%
192011,896−17.0%
193014,07818.3%
194014,7664.9%
195014,8610.6%
196018,43924.1%
197023,81329.1%
198031,92434.1%
199039,99625.3%
200043,0447.6%
Est. 200648,537[2]12.8%
St. John the Baptist 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

Family History Centers

 

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., St John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana p 292 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "St. John the Baptist Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22095.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.