West Carroll Parish, Louisiana Genealogy

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<br> <br> [http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/westcarrollparish.htm West Carroll Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 630<br>Oak Grove, LA 71362-0630<br>Phone: 318.428.3390&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1877, <br>divorce, probate, court and land records from 1833.<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>  
<br> [http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/westcarrollparish.htm West Carroll Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 630<br>Oak Grove, LA 71362-0630<br>Phone: 318.428.3390&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1877, <br>divorce, probate, court and land records from 1833.<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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== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 00:02, 4 January 2013

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West Carroll Parish, Louisiana
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Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 28, 1877
County Seat Oak Grove
Courthouse
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Address 305 East Main Street
Oak Grove, LA 71263
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West Carroll Parish Courthouse
PO Box 630
Oak Grove, LA 71362-0630
Phone: 318.428.3390 

Parish Clerk has marriage records from 1877,
divorce, probate, court and land records from 1833.[1]

Contents

History

Parent Parish

1877--West Carroll Parish was created 28 March 1877 from Carroll (Old) Parish.
Parish seat: Oak Grove [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of West Carroll Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American

Cemeteries

 

Census

Census Pop.
19003,685
19106,24969.6%
19208,85741.7%
193013,89556.9%
194019,25238.6%
195017,248−10.4%
196014,177−17.8%
197013,028−8.1%
198012,922−0.8%
199012,093−6.4%
200012,3141.8%
201011,604−5.8%
West Carroll Parish Census Data[2]

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 Carroll 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. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.