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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Calhoun|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Calhoun/ Calhoun County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.county-clerk.net/countyclerk.asp?state=Arkansas&county=Calhoun Calhoun County Courthouse]<br>Main Street<br>Hampton, AR 71744<br>Phone: 870.798.2517 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1851, <br>divorce, probate and court records from 1880<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.</ref>
 
 
 
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*'''1850--'''Calhoun County was created 6 December 1850&nbsp;from [[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]] and [[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]] Counties. '''County seat:''' Hampton <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
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See an interactive map of Calhoun County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
 
 
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*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
 
*[[Cleveland County, Arkansas|Cleveland]]
 
*[[Dallas County, Arkansas|Dallas]]
 
*[[Ouachita County, Arkansas|Ouachita]]
 
*[[Union County, Arkansas|Union]]
 
 
 
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*'''1851-1956''' - Calhoun County Marriage Books A-L Index 1851-1956 in {{RecordSearch|1417439|Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="hc">FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "[[Arkansas_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]," in ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 18 April 2013.</ref>
 
*'''1851-1922''' - Calhoun County Marriage Books A-I Index 1851-1922 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">Genealogical Society of Utah, ''Parish and Vital Records List'' (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5c/Igiarkansasad.pdf.</ref>
 
 
 
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]<br>
 
 
 
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== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
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Guide to Calhoun County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Calhoun County, Arkansas
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Founded December 6, 1850
County Seat Hampton
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Address Calhoun County Courthouse
Main Street
Hampton, AR 71744
Phone: 870.798.2517
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County Courthouse

Calhoun County Courthouse
Main Street
Hampton, AR 71744
Phone: 870.798.2517

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1851, divorce, probate and court records from 1880.[1]

Beginning Dates for Calhoun County, Arkansas Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate

1851

1851 1880

History

Parent County

  • 1850--Calhoun County was created 6 December 1850 from Dallas and Ouachita Counties. County seat: Hampton [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Calhoun County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  4. Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/5/5c/Igiarkansasad.pdf.
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