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Evangeline Parish; 200 Court St; Ville Platte, LA 70586; Ph. 337.363.5671 Details(Par Clk has m, div, pro, ct & land rec from 1911)
| county = Evangeline Parish
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| adoption_sign = Adoption LAGenWeb
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| custom_text = <center>Jo Branch, Parish Coordinator<br>'''[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/ Evangeline Parish LAGenWeb]'''</center>
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| county_map = La-evangeline.png
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| state = Louisiana
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| state_map = Louisiana.png
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| founded year = 1910
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| founded date = June 15
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| seat wl = Ville Platte
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| building image = LAEvangelinecourthouse.jpg
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| building address =
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''[[United States]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Louisiana]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[Evangeline_Parish,_Louisiana|Evangeline Parish]]''
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{{RAOGKcourthouse}}
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== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
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*'''1910--'''Evangeline Parish was created 15 June 1910 from [[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry ]]Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Ville Platte <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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See an interactive map of Evangeline Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
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==== Record Loss  ====
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== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
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*[[Acadia Parish, Louisiana|Acadia]]
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*[[Allen Parish, Louisiana|Allen]]
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*[[Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana|Avoyelles]]
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*[[Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana|Jefferson Davis]]
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*[[Rapides Parish, Louisiana|Rapides]]
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*[[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== African American  ====
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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==== Census ====
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| 1920= 23485
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| 1930= 25483
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| 1940= 30497
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| 1950= 31629
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| 1960= 31639
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| 1970= 31932
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| 1980= 33343
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| 1990= 33274
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| 2000= 35434
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| 2010= 33984
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| footnote=Evangeline Parish Census Data<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt|title=Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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==== Church  ====
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*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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==== Court  ====
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==== Land  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
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==== Maps  ====
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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==== Military  ====
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[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/wwii-deadmissing01.htm WWII Army &amp; Army Air Force Missing and Dead]
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[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/korea-casualties.htm Fatal Casualties of the Korean War]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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"''[http://www.villeplattetoday.com/ Ville Platte Gazette]''"
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==== Probate  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Evangeline|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}&nbsp;
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeli.htm USGenWeb Archives Project, Evangeline Par].
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/EvangelineP/ Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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== References  ==
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<references />
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{{Louisiana|Louisiana}}
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[[Category:Evangeline_Parish,_Louisiana|Category:Evangeline Parish, Louisiana]]
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Revision as of 20:54, 7 September 2012

Evangeline Parish; 200 Court St; Ville Platte, LA 70586; Ph. 337.363.5671 Details: (Par Clk has m, div, pro, ct & land rec from 1911)