Ascension Parish, Louisiana Genealogy
|Ascension Parish, Louisiana|
Location in the state of Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
|Founded||March 31, 1807|
|Address|| 300 Houmas St|
Donaldsonville, LA 70346
Ascension Parish Clerk of Court Website
- 1 History
- 2 Places / Localities
- 3 Resources
- 4 Societies and Libraries
- 5 Web Sites
- 6 References
- 1807--Ascension Parish was created 31 March 1807 from St. James Parish.
Parish seat: Donaldsonville 
See an interactive map of Ascension Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
Places / Localities
Neighboring Parishes or Counties
- Louisiana African American Griots Project ~ USGenWeb Project
- Afrigeneas - African Ancestored Genealogy
- LA Tombstone Transcription Project ~ partial records and photos ~ USGenWeb Archives Project
- Interment.net ~ LA cemetery records by county
- African American Cemeteries ~ listing by county
- FindaGrave.com ~ Ascension Parish cemeteries.
- Ascension of Our Lord Catholic Church Cemetery
- Carpenters Chapel Cemetery
- Cornerview Cemetery
- Donaldsonville Protestant Cemetery
- Holy Rosary Catholic Church Cemetery
- Hope Haven Cemetery
- Lusk Cemetery
- Louisiana Census Images ~ USGenWeb Census Images Project
- USGW Digital Map Collection ~ USGenWeb Project
Louisiana Probate Records ~ information on.
Louisiana Records and Statistics Information ~ where and how to order information.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- LAGenWeb - Louisiana State Records
- USGenWeb ~ Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
- Louisiana Archives ~ USGenWeb Archives Project
- Family History Library Catalog
- Ascension Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- Ascension Parish Message Board
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).