Vernon Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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Revision as of 02:22, 29 September 2011

Vernon Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Vernon Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 30, 1871
County Seat Leesville
Courthouse
LAVernoncourthouse.jpg
Address 215 S. 4th Street
Leesville, LA 71446
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Vernon Parish

Contents

Parish Courthouse

Vernon Parish Police Jury
PO Box 1548
Leesville, LA
(The parish does not have its own website.)

History

  • Named for Mount Vernon

Parent Parish

1871--Vernon Parish was created 30 March 1871 from Natchitoches, Rapides, and Sabine Parishes.
Parish seat: Leesville [1]

Boundary Changes

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See an interactive map of Louisiana boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: DeRidder . Leesville
  • Towns: Hornbeck . New Llano . Rosepine
  • Villages: Anacoco . Simpson
  • Military: Fort Polk

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Allen | Beauregard | Natchitoches | Rapides | Sabine | Newton County, Texas

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

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

Web Sites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Vernon Parish, Louisiana

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).