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*[[Ashley County, Arkansas|Ashley]]  
 
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== Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
 
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**Monticello, Arkansas
 
**Monticello, Arkansas
  
== Websites ==
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*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/index.html Drew County ARGenWeb] <br>
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+Drew|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Drew/ Drew County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://bethg.shutdown.com/drew/ Drew County Arkansas Genealogy] Original Arkansas Project
 
*[http://www.montdrewchamber.com/ Monticello-Drew County Chamber of Commerce]
 
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.courtreference.com/Drew-County-Arkansas-Courts.htm Drew County Courthouse]<br>210 S Main Street<br>Monticello, AR 71655<br>Phone: 870.460.6260 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage and probate records; <br>Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court&nbsp;<br>records; County Assessor has land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 67.</ref>
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
*'''1846--'''Drew County was created 26 November 1846&nbsp;from [[Arkansas County, Arkansas|Arkansas]] and [[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]] Counties.'''County seat: '''Monticello'''<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 Drew County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes] at N2Genealogy.
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places/Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
*[[Ashley County, Arkansas|Ashley]]
 
*[[Bradley County, Arkansas|Bradley]]
 
*[[Chicot County, Arkansas|Chicot]]
 
*[[Cleveland County, Arkansas|Cleveland]]
 
*[[Desha County, Arkansas|Desha]]
 
*[[Lincoln County, Arkansas|Lincoln]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/gwdc1.html Drew County Cemeteries]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=4&CScnty=114 Drew County Cemeteries]&nbsp; Find A Grave
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/cemphoto.html Drew County Headstone Photos] Drew County ARGenWeb
 
 
 
==== Church  ====
 
 
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/church.html Drew County Church Records] Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/PrairieGroveSouthernBaptistChurch.pdf Prairie Grove Southern Baptist Church] Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/churches/florence.txt Old Florence Church Minutes] USGenWeb Archives
 
*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~romm/Prairie%20Hall%20%20M.%20A.%20Church%20South.html Prairie Hall M.A. Church South]
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/churches/pleasant.txt Pleasant Springs Missionary Baptist Church] USGenWeb Archives
 
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
 
 
==== Land  ====
 
 
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/dcset.html Drew County Pioneer Settlers] Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/ar/drew/land/drew.txt Drew County Federal Land Records] USGenWeb Archives
 
*[http://www.actdatascout.com/default.aspx?ci=9 Drew County Assessor's Public Records Searchable Database]
 
 
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
 
 
==== Maps ====
 
 
 
*[http://www.historygeo.com/search/ Family Maps of {{PAGENAME}}] (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
===== '''''Civil War'''''  =====
 
 
 
*[http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/ Edward Gerdes Arkansas Civil War Rosters]
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/ListofDrewCountyPersonsTakingAmnestyOath.pdf Drew County Civil War Amnesty List] Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/worldwar/arkansas/drew1.htm Drew County WW 2 Army &amp; Air Force Casualties]&nbsp; Access Genealogy
 
*Men from this county served in the [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Confederate)]].
 
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Collier, Captain Calvin L. USAF ''They'll Do To Tie To! ''(Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10.
 
 
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
 
 
==== Probate  ====
 
 
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
 
===== Marriage  =====
 
 
 
*'''1847-1952''' - Drew County Marriage Books A-Z, AA-GG Index 1847-1952 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>
 
*'''1847-1905''' - Drew County Marriage Books D-J Index 1847-1905 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>
 
*'''1847-1861''' - [http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/DrewCountymarriageb.pdf Drew County Marriages 1847-1861]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/DrewCountyArkansasmarriageofficials.pdf Drew County Early&nbsp;Marriage Officials]&nbsp; Drew County ARGenWeb
 
 
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to Family History Centers]] <br>
 
*[[Monticello Arkansas Family History Center|Monticello Arkansas Family History Center]]<br>
 
**Monticello, Arkansas
 
 
 
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== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/index.html Drew County ARGenWeb] <br>  
 
*[http://backwardbranch.com/ardrew/index.html Drew County ARGenWeb] <br>  
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Guide to Drew County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Drew County, Arkansas
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Facts
Founded November 26, 1846
County Seat Monticello
Courthouse
Address Drew County Courthouse
210 S Main Street
Monticello, AR 71655
Phone: 870.460.6260
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County Courthouse

Drew County Courthouse
210 S Main Street
Monticello, AR 71655
Phone: 870.460.6260

County Clerk has marriage and probate records. Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, military and court records; County Assessor has land records.[1]

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






History

Parent County

  • 1846--Drew County was created 26 November 1846 from Arkansas and Bradley Counties.County seat: Monticello[2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Drew 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

Civil War

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. 67.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Calvin L. Collier, They'll do to Tie To: the story of the Third Regiment, Arkansas Infantry, C.S.A.,(Little Rock, Arkansas: Civil War Round Table Associates, 1959) p. 10. FHL book 976.7 M2c
  4. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  5. 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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