West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

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<br>West Baton Rouge Parish Courthouse<br>P&nbsp;O&nbsp;Box 107<br>Port Allen, LA 70767-0757<br>Phone:. 225.383.0378&nbsp;<br><br>Clerk Court has birth, marriage, probate and land records.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., West Carroll Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting West Baton Rouge Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 31, 1807
County Seat Port Allen
Courthouse
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Address 850 8th Street
Port Allen, LA 70767
Website: wbrcouncil.org
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Contents

Parish Courthouse


West Baton Rouge Parish Courthouse
P O Box 107
Port Allen, LA 70767-0757
Phone:. 225.383.0378 

Clerk Court has birth, marriage, probate and land records.[1]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1807--West Baton Rouge Parish was created 31 March 1807 from Pointe Coupee Parish.
    Parish seat: Port Allen [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of West Baton Rouge Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
190010,285
191012,63622.9%
192011,092−12.2%
19309,716−12.4%
194011,26315.9%
195011,7384.2%
196014,79626.1%
197016,86414.0%
198019,08613.2%
199019,4191.7%
200021,60111.2%
Est. 200622,463[2]4.0%
West Baton Rouge 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

 

Web Sites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., West Carroll Parish, Louisiana p 293 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "West Baton Rouge Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22121.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  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.