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'''1829--'''Hot Spring County was created from [[Clark County, Arkansas|Clark]] County, 2 November. '''County seat:''' Malvern <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1829--'''Hot Spring County was created 2 November 1829&nbsp;from [[Clark County, Arkansas|Clark]] County. '''County seat:''' Malvern <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 17:52, 18 October 2008

United States  > Arkansas > Hot Spring County

County Courthouse

History

  • The County was named for the hot Springs at Hot Springs.
  • The county is a "dry county", no alcohols allowed.

Parent County

1829--Hot Spring County was created 2 November 1829 from Clark County. County seat: Malvern [1]

Boundary Changes

Parts were set off to create following new counties:

  • Montgomery 9 December 1842
  • Grant 4 February 1869
  • Garland 5 April 1873
  • Part of Garland County was returned to Hot Springs later in 1873.

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).