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Guide to Howard County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Howard County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 17, 1873
County Seat Nashville
Courthouse
Address Howard County Courthouse;
421 N Main Street
Nashville, AR 71852
Phone: 870.845.7502
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County Courthouse

Howard County Courthouse;
421 N Main Street
Nashville, AR 71852
Phone: 870.845.7502

County Clerk has marriage and probate records from 1873 and some cemetery records; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and land records from 1873[1]

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

1873


1873
1873

History

Parent County

County seat: Nashville [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Howard 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

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.

See also Towns and Townships to find records listed at the town level in the FamilySearch Catalog.

Maps

Military

Naturalization

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Howard County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


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. 68.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
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