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Beauregard Parish; 412 Mayeaux Dr; De Ridder, LA 70634-0310; Ph. 337.463.6146 Details: (Park Clk has m, div, pro, ct & land rec from 1913)
| county = Beauregard Parish
 
| county_map = La-beauregard.png
 
| state = Louisiana
 
| state_map = Louisiana.png
 
| founded year = 1912
 
| founded date = June 12
 
| seat wl = DeRidder
 
| web = www.beauparish.org
 
| building image = LABeauregardcourthouse.jpg
 
| building address =201 First St <br>DeRidder, LA 70634
 
| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
 
| custom_text = <center>Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~labeaure/beaurega.htm Beauregard Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
 
}}
 
 
 
''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Beauregard_Parish,_Louisiana|Beauregard Parish]]''
 
 
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
Beauregard Parish Clerk of Court <br>PO Box 100 <br>DeRidder, LA 70634  
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
*French: Paroisse de Beauregard
 
*Named for Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, a Confederate general in the Civil War and one of the designer of the Confederate Battle Flag.
 
 
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
 
 
 
*'''1912--'''Beauregard Parish was created 12 June 1912 from [[Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana|Calcasieu]] Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' De Ridder <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
See an interactive map of Louisiana [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes].
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
*'''City''': DeRidder
 
*'''Town''': Merryville
 
*'''Communities''': Dry Creek . Field . Longville . Oretta . Ragley . Singer . Sugartown
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
 
 
*[[Allen Parish, Louisiana|Allen]]
 
*[[Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana|Calcasieu]]
 
*[[Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana|Jefferson Davis]]
 
*[[Newton County, Texas|Newton County, Texas]]
 
*[[Vernon Parish, Louisiana|Vernon]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
==== Census  ====
 
 
 
'''Federal '''Census: [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1840 ]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1850 index] . [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1850 ]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1860 index] . 1860 . [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1870 index] . 1870&nbsp; . [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1880 index] . 1880 . 1890 . 1900 . 1910 . 1920 . 1930
 
 
 
Census '''Images''': [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1840]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1850&nbsp; ]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1860 ]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1870 ]. [http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/census.htm 1880 ]. 1890 . 1900 . 1910 . 1920 . 1930
 
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
 
 
==== Land  ====
 
 
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/military.html Confederate Veterans of Civil War]
 
**Confederate States of America Veterans
 
**Stores of Confederate States of America Veterans
 
**Confederate pension applications
 
**1 BN 2 Regiment, Louisiana Volunteer Cavalry Scouts
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard/military.html World War I]
 
**World War Draft Registration Cards
 
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
 
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
 
 
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Beauregard|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library Catalog for Beauregard Parish.
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~labeaure/beaurega.htm The Beauregard Parish LAGenWeb Project], an member of [[LAGenWeb|The LAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/beauregard.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project], for Beauregard Parish.
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/BeauregardP/ Beauregard Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
 
== References  ==
 
 
 
<references />
 
 
 
{{Louisiana|Louisiana}}
 
 
 
[[Category:Beauregard_Parish,_Louisiana]]
 

Revision as of 20:29, 7 September 2012

Beauregard Parish; 412 Mayeaux Dr; De Ridder, LA 70634-0310; Ph. 337.463.6146 Details: (Park Clk has m, div, pro, ct & land rec from 1913)