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== Acadia Parish Organization  ==
 
== Acadia Parish Organization  ==
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Acadia Parish; PO Box 922; Crowley, LA 70527-0922; Ph. 337.788.8881 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro & ct rec from 1886) www.rootsweb.com/~lapehgs/
  
 
==== Historical Facts  ====
 
==== Historical Facts  ====
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Acadia Parish was created 30 June 1886 from [[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry]] Parish after an election to determine the parish seat, ending when Crowley beat Rayne and Prairie Hayes.  
 
Acadia Parish was created 30 June 1886 from [[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry]] Parish after an election to determine the parish seat, ending when Crowley beat Rayne and Prairie Hayes.  
  
*[http://classes.slis.lsu.edu/wu/7008/sp10/bfrench/project/history.html A Brief History of the Parish]
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*[http://classes.slis.lsu.edu/wu/7008/sp10/bfrench/project/history.html A Brief History of the Parish]  
* [http://www.acadia.lib.la.us/newpage1.htm Acadia Parish Facts]
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*[http://www.acadia.lib.la.us/newpage1.htm Acadia Parish Facts]
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
See an interactive map of Acadia Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
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See an interactive map of Acadia Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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*[http://la-cemeteries.com/Cemeteries%20Acadia%20Table.shtml Acadia Parish Cemeteries on la-cemeteries.com]  
 
*[http://la-cemeteries.com/Cemeteries%20Acadia%20Table.shtml Acadia Parish Cemeteries on la-cemeteries.com]  
* [http://louisianacemeteries.wikispaces.com/Acadia+Parish Acadia Parish, Louisiana Cemetery Preservation]
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*[http://louisianacemeteries.wikispaces.com/Acadia+Parish Acadia Parish, Louisiana Cemetery Preservation]  
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/louisianaa.htm Louisiana Cemetery Transcriptions, Acadia to Calcasieu]
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/louisianaa.htm Louisiana Cemetery Transcriptions, Acadia to Calcasieu]
  
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp;<br>LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp;<br>LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp;<br>listing by county&nbsp;  
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp;<br>listing by county&nbsp;  
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp;<br> cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp;<br>cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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=== Websites - Acadia Parish  ===
 
=== Websites - Acadia Parish  ===
  
*[http://lagenweb.net Acadia Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium) ]<br>  
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*[http://lagenweb.net Acadia Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium) ]<br>
 
*[http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-parish-acadia.html Acadia Parish on n2.genealogy.com]  
 
*[http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-parish-acadia.html Acadia Parish on n2.genealogy.com]  
 
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/LA_Acadia.html Acadia Parish on Kindred Trails]  
 
*[http://www.kindredtrails.com/LA_Acadia.html Acadia Parish on Kindred Trails]  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Revision as of 15:48, 18 July 2012

Acadia Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Acadia Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded June 30, 1886
County Seat Crowley
Courthouse
LAAcadiacourthouse.jpg
Address 425 North Parkerson Avenue

Crowley, LA 70526

Website: www.acadiatourism.org
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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Acadia Parish

Acadia Parish Organization

Acadia Parish; PO Box 922; Crowley, LA 70527-0922; Ph. 337.788.8881 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro & ct rec from 1886) www.rootsweb.com/~lapehgs/

Historical Facts

Acadia Parish was created 30 June 1886 from St. Landry Parish after an election to determine the parish seat, ending when Crowley beat Rayne and Prairie Hayes.

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Acadia Parish boundary changes.

Record Loss

Parish Places & Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes

Records and Resources

African American

Cemeteries

Acadia Parish Cemeteries
Louisiana Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Land and Property

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

 

Probate Records

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Repositories

County Courthouse

Public Libraries

 

Family History Centers


Societies

Websites

Websites - Acadia Parish

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Acadia_Parish,_Louisiana

Websites - Louisiana and US

Thanks to the Contributors to the Acadia Parish Pages

Contributors are people who write and edit the pages for FamilySearch Wiki. Thanks to the following contributors for helping to build this page (in alpha order). Anyone can be a contributor. Add content today!

References