Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana

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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Tangipahoa_Parish,_Louisiana|Tangipahoa Parish]]''  
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Tangipahoa Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~latangip/ Tangipahoa Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-tangipahoa.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1869
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| founded date = March 6
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| seat wl = Amite
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| web = www.tangipahoa.org
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| building image = LATangipahoacourthouse.jpg
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| building address =100 N Bay St. <br>Amite, LA 70422
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}}
  
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.21stjdc.org/ Tangipahoa Parish Courthouse]<br>110 N Bay Street;<br>Amite, LA 70422-0215<br>Phone: 985.748.8015&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1869.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
'''1869--'''Tangipahoa Parish was createdd 6 March 1869 from Livingston, St. Tammany, St. Helena, and Washington Parishes. '''Parish seat:''' Amite <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''1869--'''Tangipahoa Parish was created 6 March 1869 from [[Livingston Parish, Louisiana|Livingston]], [[St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana|St. Tammany]], [[St. Helena Parish, Louisiana|St. Helena]], and [[Washington Parish, Louisiana|Washington]] Parishes. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Amite <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  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Tangipahoa Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Amite County, Mississippi|Amite County, Mississippi]]
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*[[Livingston Parish, Louisiana|Livingston]]
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*[[Pike County, Mississippi|Pike County, Mississippi]]
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*[[St. Helena Parish, Louisiana|St. Helena]]
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*[[St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana|St. John the Baptist]]
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*[[St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana|St. Tammany]]
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*[[Washington Parish, Louisiana|Washington]]
  
 
== 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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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=148705 St. Dominic's Catholic Church Cemetery] BillionGraves. On Hwy 445, rural Tangipahoa Parish.
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==== Census  ====
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| 1900= 17625
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| 1910= 29160
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| 1920= 31440
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| 1930= 46227
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| 1940= 45519
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| 1950= 53218
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| 1960= 59434
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| 1970= 65875
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| 1980= 80698
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| 1990= 85709
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| 2000= 100588
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| estimate= 113137
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| estyear= 2006
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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22105.html|title=Tangipahoa Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}. [[Hurricane Katrina]],which in 2005 wreaked severe damage east and south of Tangipahoa Parish, caused a surge in immigration from the [[Greater New Orleans]] area.</ref>
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| footnote=Tangipahoa 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=2008-02-02}}</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]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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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  ====
 
==== 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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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== 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  ==
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=193085&subject_disp=Louisiana%2C+Tangipahoa&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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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+Tangipahoa|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/TangipahoaP/ Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 23:52, 3 January 2013

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Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Tangipahoa Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 6, 1869
County Seat Amite
Courthouse
LATangipahoacourthouse.jpg
Address 100 N Bay St.
Amite, LA 70422
Website: www.tangipahoa.org
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Contents

Parish Courthouse

Tangipahoa Parish Courthouse
110 N Bay Street;
Amite, LA 70422-0215
Phone: 985.748.8015 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court and land records from 1869.[1]

 

History

Parent Parish

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Tangipahoa Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 





Census

Census Pop.
190017,625
191029,16065.4%
192031,4407.8%
193046,22747.0%
194045,519−1.5%
195053,21816.9%
196059,43411.7%
197065,87510.8%
198080,69822.5%
199085,7096.2%
2000100,58817.4%
Est. 2006113,137[2]12.5%
Tangipahoa 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., Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Tangipahoa Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22105.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. . Hurricane Katrina,which in 2005 wreaked severe damage east and south of Tangipahoa Parish, caused a surge in immigration from the Greater New Orleans area.
  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.