Van Buren County, Arkansas

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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.vanburencountycircuitclerk.com/ Van Buren County Courthouse]<br>Main &amp; Briggs;<br>Clinton, AR 72031<br>Phone: 501.745.4140 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, court and land records from 1859, <br>divorce records from 1874 and probate records from 1860<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>
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[http://www.vanburencountycircuitclerk.com/ Van Buren County Courthouse]<br>Main &amp; Briggs;<br>Clinton, AR 72031<br>Phone: 501.745.4140 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage, court and land records from 1859, <br>divorce records from 1874 and probate records from 1860<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Van_Buren President Martin Van Buren] (1782-1862) who was serving as United States Vice President at the time of the county's formation.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Van_Buren "Martin Van Buren,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Van_Buren President Martin Van Buren] (1782-1862) who was serving as United States Vice President at the time of the county's formation.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Van_Buren "Martin Van Buren,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  

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Van Buren County, Arkansas
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Founded November 11, 1833
County Seat Clinton
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County Courthouse

Van Buren County Courthouse
Main & Briggs;
Clinton, AR 72031
Phone: 501.745.4140

County Clerk has marriage, court and land records from 1859,
divorce records from 1874 and probate records from 1860[1]

History

Martin Van Buren.JPG

The county is named after President Martin Van Buren (1782-1862) who was serving as United States Vice President at the time of the county's formation.[2]

Parent County


County seat: Clinton [3]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Van Buren County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Civil War

     *Bass, Ronald R. History of the Thirty-first Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, 1996) p. 12


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. 71.
  2. "Martin Van Buren," Wikipedia.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).