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==== Populated Places ====
 
==== Populated Places ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Adair_County,_Oklahoma|Adair County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Franklin_County,_Arkansas|Franklin]]
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*[[Madison_County,_Arkansas|Madison]]
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*[[Sebastian_County,_Arkansas|Sebastian]]
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*[[Sequoyah_County,_Oklahoma|Sequoyah County, Oklahoma]]
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*[[Washington_County,_Arkansas|Washington]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 22:51, 29 December 2008

United States  > Arkansas > Crawford County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1820--Crawford County was created 18 October 1820 from Pulaski County.  County seat: Van Buren [1]

Boundary Changes

Parts of the county were taken for various new counties:

  • Washington 27 October 1828
  • Pope 2 November 1829
  • Scott 5 November 1833
  • Franklin 19 December 1837
  • Sebastian 5 January 1851
  • in 1828, part of the Osage and Cherokee Territory was added to the county.


Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).