Cleveland County, Arkansas Genealogy
Guide to Cleveland County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Cleveland County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||April 17, 1873|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Cleveland County Courthouse
Main and Magnolia Streets; PO Box 348
Rison, AR 71665
County Clerk has marriage records from 1880,
divorce, probate and court records
- 1873--Cleveland County was created 17 April 1873 from Dallas, Bradley, Jefferson, and Lincoln Counties.
County seat: Rison 
See an interactive map of Cleveland County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.
Civil War Battle
The following Civil War battle was fought in Cleveland County.
- Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Cleveland County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 66.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 15 August, 2012)