Van Buren County, Arkansas Genealogy

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''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Van Buren County''
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
 
== 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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*'''1833--'''Van Buren County was created 11 November 1833&nbsp;from [[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]], [[Conway County, Arkansas|Conway]], and [[Izard County, Arkansas|Izard]]&nbsp; Counties.
 
*'''1833--'''Van Buren County was created 11 November 1833&nbsp;from [[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]], [[Conway County, Arkansas|Conway]], and [[Izard County, Arkansas|Izard]]&nbsp; Counties.
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<br> '''County seat:''' Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
<br> '''County seat:''' Clinton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Van Buren County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
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See an interactive map of Van Buren County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
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United States  > Arkansas > Van Buren County

Contents

County Courthouse

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.[1]

Parent County


County seat: Clinton [2]

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

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

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