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Guide to '''Evangeline Parish, Louisiana ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.<br>
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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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=== Parish Information  ===
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==== Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Record Dates  ====
  
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| width="100%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Beginning Dates for Major Parish Records'''<ref>Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 264-278. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992</ref></center>
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
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[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/evangelineparish.htm Evangeline Parish Courthouse]<br>200 Court Street<br>Ville Platte, LA 70586<br>Phone: 337.363.5671 <br>  
 
[http://www.laclerksofcourt.org/Parishs/evangelineparish.htm Evangeline Parish Courthouse]<br>200 Court Street<br>Ville Platte, LA 70586<br>Phone: 337.363.5671 <br>  
  
Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1911. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Feliciana Parish, Louisana page 290, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libr40ries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court and land records from 1911. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Feliciana Parish, Louisana page 290, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libr40ries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
*'''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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*'''1910--'''Evangeline Parish was created 15 June 1910 from [[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|St. Landry ]]Parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Ville Platte <ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
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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For animated maps illustrating Louisiana Parish boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/louisiana/ "Rotating Formation Louisiana Parish Boundary Maps"] (1805-1990) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Parishes or Counties  ====
  
*[[Acadia Parish, Louisiana|Acadia]]  
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[[Image:Laevangeline.png|300px]]
*[[Allen Parish, Louisiana|Allen]]  
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*[[Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana|Avoyelles]]  
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*[[Acadia Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Acadia]]  
*[[Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana|Jefferson Davis]]  
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*[[Allen Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Allen]]  
*[[Rapides Parish, Louisiana|Rapides]]  
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*[[Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Avoyelles]]  
*[[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana|St. Landry]]
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*[[Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Jefferson Davis]]  
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*[[Rapides Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Rapides]]  
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*[[St. Landry Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|St. Landry]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
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==== Bible Records ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeline/evbible.htm Bible Records of Evangeline Parish, LA] (USGenWeb Archives)
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==== Biographies ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeline/evbios.htm Index to Biographies for Evangeline Parish, Louisiana] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/evangeline/biographies.html Evangeline Parish Biographies] (Genealogy Trails)
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[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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{{LA Cemeteries Intro|Evangeline}}
*[http://www.interment.net/us/la/index.htm Interment.net]&nbsp; ~&nbsp;LA cemetery records by county&nbsp;
 
*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by county&nbsp;
 
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html FindaGrave.com]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; cemetery records with search by cemetery, by surname
 
  
{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;  
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{| style = "border:1px solid black; width:60%; "
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Evangeline, Louisiana''' online and in print</center>
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>
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*[https://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GSfn=&GSmn=&GSln=&GSbyrel=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=20&GScnty=1128&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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*[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/cems/cems-gravesites.htm LAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeline/evcem.htm LAGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/evangeline.htm Tombstone Project]
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*[http://Louisianagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=20 Louisiana Gravestones]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>''' TombstoneTranscriptions in Print''' ([[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</center>
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*{{FHL|569500|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Evangeline+Louisiana&qt=advanced&dblist=638 WorldCat]
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| width="20%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the Parish'''</center>
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*[https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=20&CScnty=1128 Findagrave.com]
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*[https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Louisiana&county=Evangeline&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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*[http://www.la-cemeteries.com/Cemeteries%20Evangeline%20Table.shtml Louisiana Cemeteries]
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*[https://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/louisiana-cemetery-records.htm Louisiana Cemetery Records]
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The following web sites may have additional information on Evangeline Parish cemeteries.
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*[http://www.interment.net/us/LA/index.htm Interment.net] Louisiana cemetery records by Parish.
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*[http://africanamericancemeteries.com/la/ African American Cemeteries]&nbsp;~ listing by county&nbsp;
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
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==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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{{LA Church Intro}}
  
 
*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]  
 
*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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{{LA Land}}
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
  
[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]  
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{{LA History}}
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*[http://www.sos.la.gov/HistoricalResources/VisitMuseums/Pages/default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/louisiana/ Maps of Louisiana (1805-1990)]
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
 
*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/wwii-deadmissing01.htm WWII Army &amp; Army Air Force Missing and Dead]
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=====Civil War=====
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'''Online Records'''
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932372|Louisiana Civil War Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1861-1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932399|Louisiana Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
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*'''1898-1950''' - {{RecordSearch|1838535|Louisiana Confederate Pensions, 1898-1950}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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=====World War I=====
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*'''1917-1920''' - {{RecordSearch|2489920|Louisiana World War I Service Records, 1917-1920}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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=====World War II=====
  
[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/korea-casualties.htm Fatal Casualties of the Korean War]  
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*'''1940-1945''' - {{RecordSearch|1916286|Louisiana First Registration Draft Cards, compiled 1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/wwii-deadmissing01.htm WWII Army &amp; Army Air Force Missing and Dead, Evangeline Parish] (LAGenWeb Project)
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=====Korean War=====
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*[http://theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/korea-casualties.htm Fatal Casualties of the Korean War, Evangeline Parish] (LAGenWeb Project)
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=====Vietnam War=====
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*[http://www.theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/military/vn-casualties.htm Fatal Casualties of the Vietnam War, Evangeline Parish] (LAGenWeb Project)
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
 
"''[http://www.villeplattetoday.com/ Ville Platte Gazette]''"  
 
"''[http://www.villeplattetoday.com/ Ville Platte Gazette]''"  
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{{LA Newspaper abstracts|Evangeline}}
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==== Obituaries ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeline/evobits.htm Index to Evangeline Parish Obituaries] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/evangeline/obits.html Evangeline Parish Obituaries and Death Notices] (Genealogy Trails)
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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{{LA Probate Intro}}
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1756 – 1984''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9067 Louisiana Wills and Probate Records 1756-1984] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — index and images $
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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{{LA Tax Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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{{LA Vital Intro}}
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*[http://www.ldh.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/subhome/21 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeline/evvitals.htm Evangeline Parish Vital Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
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=====Marriage=====
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*'''1837-1957''' -  {{RecordSearch|1807364|Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1911''' - [http://genealogytrails.com/lou/evangeline/marriages.html Evangeline Parish Marriages, 1911] (Genealogy Trails)
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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'''Evangeline Genealogical & Historical Society'''<br>PO Box 664<br>Ville Platte 70586-0664<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laeghs/ Website]<br><br>
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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'''Central Louisiana Genealogical Society'''<br>PO Box 12206<br> Alexandria, LA 71315-2206<br>[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laclgs/?cj=1&sid=RootsWeb&netid=cj&o_xid=0002159160&o_lid=0002159160&o_sch=Affiliate+External Website]<br><br>
  
== Web Sites  ==
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See also a List of [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/la-society-archive/ Louisiana Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical &amp; Genealogical Societies]
  
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Evangeline|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}&nbsp;
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==== Family History Centers  ====
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeli.htm USGenWeb Archives Project, Evangeline Par].  
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
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== Websites  ==
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/evangeline-parish/ Evangeline Parish, LA History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103807602346008156796 Louisiana Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/121573484596801/ Louisiana Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Evangeline|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/evangeli.htm Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, USGenWeb Archives Project]
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*[http://www.theusgenweb.org/la/evangeline/ Evangeline Parish, Louisiana, LAGenWeb Project)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/EvangelineP/ Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/EvangelineP/ Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/evangeline/ Evangeline Parish Genealogy and History] (Genealogy Trails)
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/LA/Evangeline-Parish.htm Evangeline Parish LA Genealogy] (LDS Genealogy)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Latest revision as of 23:31, 20 June 2017

United States
Louisiana
Evangeline Parish

Guide to Evangeline Parish, Louisiana ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Evangeline Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Evangeline Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded June 15, 1910
County Seat Ville Platte
Courthouse
LAEvangelinecourthouse.jpg
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Parish Information

Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major Parish Records[1]
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1911 1810 1911 1911

Parish Courthouse

Evangeline Parish Courthouse
200 Court Street
Ville Platte, LA 70586
Phone: 337.363.5671

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate,
court and land records from 1911. [2]

History

Parent Parish

  • 1910--Evangeline Parish was created 15 June 1910 from St. Landry Parish.
    Parish seat: Ville Platte [3]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Louisiana Parish boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Louisiana Parish Boundary Maps" (1805-1990) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Laevangeline.png

Resources

African American

Bible Records

Biographies

Cemeteries

Cemeteries of Evangeline, Louisiana online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
TombstoneTranscriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the Parish
See Louisiana Cemeteries for more information

The following web sites may have additional information on Evangeline Parish cemeteries.

Census

Census Pop.
192023,485
193025,4838.5%
194030,49719.7%
195031,6293.7%
196031,6390%
197031,9320.9%
198033,3434.4%
199033,274−0.2%
200035,4346.5%
201033,984−4.1%
Evangeline Parish Census Data[4]

Church

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. For general information about Louisiana denominations, view the Louisiana Church Records wiki page.

Court

Land

Land and property records can place an ancestor in a particular location, provide economic information, and reveal family relationships. Land records include: deeds, abstracts and indexes, mortgages, leases, grants and land patents.

See Louisiana Land and Property for additional information about early Louisiana land ownership. After land was transferred to private ownership, subsequent transactions were usually recorded at the county courthouse where records are also currently housed.

Local Histories

Local histories are available for Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section Louisiana Local Histories.

Maps

Military

Civil War

Online Records

World War I
World War II
Korean War
Vietnam War

Newspapers

"Ville Platte Gazette"

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:

Obituaries

Probate

Probate records before 1845 were kept in probate courts. Since 1845, they have been kept by the Evangeline Parish, Louisiana Genealogy clerk of the district court. Many of the probate records are included in the notarial records with the deeds and mortgages. In some parishes they are known as “succession” records.

See the Wiki page Louisiana Probate Records for more information about probate records in Louisiana.

Content: Probate records may give the decedent's date of death, names of his or her spouse, children, parents, siblings, in-laws, neighbors, associates, relatives, and their place of residence.

Record types: Wills, estates, guardianships, naturalizations, and adoptions.

Online Probate Records

Taxation

Louisiana tax records can be used in place of missing censuses and provide lists of residents during years between censuses. There may be gaps of several years. For more information, see Louisiana Taxation.

Vital Records

Vital Records consist of births, adoptions, marriages, divorces, and deaths recorded on registers, certificates, and documents.

Louisiana statewide registration of birth and death records began in 1911. Births and deaths are kept by the Louisiana Vital Records Registry. Marriages were recorded by each parish, and the records are at the parish clerk of court office. See also How to order Louisiana Vital Records or order electronically online.

See Louisiana Vital Records for more information on getting Louisiana records.

Marriage

Societies and Libraries

Evangeline Genealogical & Historical Society
PO Box 664
Ville Platte 70586-0664
Website

Central Louisiana Genealogical Society
PO Box 12206
Alexandria, LA 71315-2206
Website

See also a List of Louisiana Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Family History Centers

Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See family history center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Websites

References

  1. Alice Eichholz, Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, Revised ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1992), 264-278. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 1992
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Feliciana Parish, Louisana page 290, At various libr40ries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  4. United States Census Bureau. "Louisiana Population of Counties by Decennial Census: 1900 to 1990". http://www.census.gov/population/cencounts/la190090.txt. Retrieved 2008-02-02.