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Guide to '''Iberville 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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=== Parish Information  ===
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==== Iberville 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" | '''[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Vital_Records|Marriage]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Census|Census]]'''
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']]
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| width="16.6%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1770
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1810
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| width="16.6%" align="center" | 1770
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== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
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[http://www.ibervilleclerk.com/ Iberville Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 423<br>Plaquemine, LA 70765-0423<br>Phone: 225.687.5160&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk&nbsp;has marriage and land records from 1770, divorce, probate, and court records from 1807.<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Iberville Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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[http://www.ibervilleclerk.com/ Iberville Parish Courthouse]<br>PO Box 423<br>Plaquemine, LA 70765-0423<br>Phone: 225.687.5160<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage and land records from 1770, divorce, probate, and court records from 1807.<ref>''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Iberville Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Parent Parish  ====
 
==== Parent Parish  ====
  
'''1805--'''Iberville Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Plaquemine <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''1805--'''Iberville Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish. <br>'''Parish seat:''' Plaquemine <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 Iberville Parish [http://www.n2genealogy.com/louisiana/la-maps.html boundary changes].  
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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  ====
  
*[[Ascension Parish, Louisiana|Ascension]]<br>
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[[Image:Laiberville.png|300px]]
*[[East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana|East Baton Rouge]]  
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*[[Iberia Parish, Louisiana|Iberia]]  
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*[[Ascension Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Ascension]]  
*[[Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana|Pointe Coupee]]  
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*[[East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|East Baton Rouge]]  
*[[St. Martin Parish, Louisiana|St. Martin]]  
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*[[Iberia Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Iberia]]  
*[[West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana|West Baton Rouge]]
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*[[Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|Pointe Coupee]]  
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*[[St. Martin Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|St. Martin]]  
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*[[West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana Genealogy|West Baton Rouge]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
[[Image:Laiberville.png|thumb|right|400px]]
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==== African American  ====
 
==== African American  ====
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project] ~ USGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
  
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==== Biography ====
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/bios.html Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Biographies] (Genealogy Trails)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/biograph.htm Index to Iberville Parish Biography Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
  
 
==== 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|Iberville}}
*[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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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>'''Cemeteries of Iberville, 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=1132&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n Findagrave.com]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laibervi/ LAGenWeb]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/cemetery.htm LAGenWeb Archives]
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*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/iberville.htm Tombstone Project]  
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*[http://Louisianagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=24 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|615905|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}
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*[http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=su%3Acemetery+Iberville+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=1132 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=Iberville&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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*[http://www.la-cemeteries.com/Cemeteries%20Iberville%20Table.shtml Louisiana Cemeteries]
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*[https://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/louisiana-cemetery-records.htm Louisiana Cemetery Records]
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| colspan="2" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black"| <center>See '''[[Louisiana Cemeteries]]''' for more information</center>
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{{RAOGKcemetery}}&nbsp;
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The following web sites may have additional information on Iberville 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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| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22047.html|title=Iberville Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
 
| estref=<ref>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22047.html|title=Iberville Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</ref>
 
| footnote=Iberville 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>
 
| footnote=Iberville 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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*'''1804''' [http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/census/cen1804.txt Census of Iberville Parish] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images] ~ USGenWeb Census Images Project
  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
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===== Federal Census =====
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*'''1810''' [http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/1810census.html Iberville Parish Census] (Genealogy Trails)
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
  
*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]  
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{{LA Church Intro}}
*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
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*[http://louisiana.hometownlocator.com/features/historical,class,church.cfm Louisiana Historical Church Information]
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*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana] ~ by city ~ Church Angel
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/court.htm Iberville Parish Court Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*'''1880-1901''' - [http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/policejury.html Police Jury Members, 1880-1901] (Genealogy Trails)
  
 
==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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{{LA Land}}
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/deeds.htm Iberville Parish Land Records, A-D] (USGenWeb Archives)
  
 
==== 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]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/history.htm Iberville Parish History Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/masonic.htm Iberville Parish Masonic Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/louisiana/ Maps of Louisiana (1805-1990)]
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection] ~ USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
  
[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]  
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*[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]  
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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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*'''1883''' - [http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/1883_iberville_parish.html Iberville Parish Pensioners on the Rolls as of January 1, 1883] (Genealogy Trails)
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*'''1898-1950''' - {{RecordSearch|1838535|Louisiana Confederate Pensions, 1898-1950}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — images
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/mooreran.txt Co A "Ed Moore's Rangers" CSA] (USGenWeb Archives)
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{{VAciv}}
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry (Confederate)|2nd Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry (Confederate)]], Company I
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:- [[11th Regiment, Louisiana Infantry (Confederate)|11th Regiment, Louisiana Infantry (Confederate)]], Company C
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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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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/wounded.txt Wounded Veterans of Iberville Parish] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/deceased.txt U.S. Army Deceased Veterans of Iberville Parish] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/vet-navy.txt U.S. Navy Veterans of Iberville Parish] (USGenWeb Archives)
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/vet-mc.txt U.S. Marine Corp Veterans of Iberville Parish] (USGenWeb Archives)
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=====World War II=====
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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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=====Vietnam War=====
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*[http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/military/gmt8hubert.txt Hubert, John Steven, Louisiana Archives Military Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
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==== Naturalization and Citizenship ====
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*'''1800''' - [http://files.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/court/natural/intent.txt Naturalization Records from Iberville Parish 1800] (USGenWeb Archives)
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL  
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*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List] ~ listing by name/parish ~ USNPL  
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
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*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper] ~ listing ~ Newslink
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{{LA Newspaper abstracts|Iberville}}
  
{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
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==== Obituaries ====
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/obits.html Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Obituaries and Death Notices] (Genealogy Trails)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/obi.htm Index to Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Obituary Records] (USGenWeb Archives)
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
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{{LA Probate Intro}}
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[[Louisiana Probate Records|Louisiana Probate Records]] ~ information on.
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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}}
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{{LA Vital Intro}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.  
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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] ~ where and how to order information.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/iberville/vital.htm Index to Iberville Parish Vital Records] (USGenWeb Archvies)
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=====Birth=====
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/births.html Iberville Parish Birth Records] (Genealogy Trails)
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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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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/marriages.html Iberville Parish Marriage Records] (Genealogy Trails)
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=====Death=====
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*'''1850-1875, 1894-1960''' - {{RecordSearch|1609793|Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]  
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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]
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*[http://louisianahistoricalsociety.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
 
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
  
==== Family History Centers<br> ====
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==== Family History Centers  ====
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
  
{{RAOGKlibrary}}  
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
== Web Sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/iberville-parish/ Iberville Parish, LA History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103807602346008156796 Louisiana Genealogy Network Community on Google+]  
*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Iberville|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/121573484596801/ Louisiana Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~laibervi/ Iberville Parish, Louisiana, LAGenWeb Project], part of the USGenWeb Project.
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/la/ibervill.htm Iberville Parish, Louisiana Records, USGenWeb Archives]  
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Iberville|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/IbervilleP/ Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/IbervilleP/ Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://genealogytrails.com/lou/iberville/ Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Genealogy and History] (Genealogy Trails)
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*[http://ldsgenealogy.com/LA/Iberville-Parish.htm Iberville Parish LA Genealogy] (LDS Genealogy)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Latest revision as of 15:59, 17 July 2017

United States
Louisiana
Iberville Parish

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

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Iberville Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Iberville Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
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Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded April 10, 1805
County Seat Plaquemine
Courthouse
LAIbervillecourthouse.jpg
Website: ibervilleparish.com
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Parish Information

Iberville Parish, Louisiana Record Dates

Beginning Dates for Major Parish Records[1]
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate
1770 1810 1770 1807

Parish Courthouse

Iberville Parish Courthouse
PO Box 423
Plaquemine, LA 70765-0423
Phone: 225.687.5160

Parish Clerk has marriage and land records from 1770, divorce, probate, and court records from 1807.[2]

History

Parent Parish

1805--Iberville Parish was created 10 April 1805 as an original parish.
Parish seat: Plaquemine [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

Laiberville.png

Resources

African American

Biography

Cemeteries

Cemeteries of Iberville, 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 Iberville Parish cemeteries.

Census

Census Pop.
190027,006
191030,95414.6%
192026,806−13.4%
193024,638−8.1%
194027,72112.5%
195026,750−3.5%
196029,93911.9%
197030,7462.7%
198032,1594.6%
199031,049−3.5%
200033,3207.3%
Est. 200632,974[4]−1.0%
Iberville Parish Census Data[5]
Federal Census

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 Iberville 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

Regiments. Service men in Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy served in various regiments. Men often joined a company (within a regiment) that originated in their county. Listed below are companies that were specifically formed in Iberville Parish, Louisiana Genealogy:

- 2nd Regiment, Louisiana Cavalry (Confederate), Company I
- 11th Regiment, Louisiana Infantry (Confederate), Company C
World War I
World War II
Vietnam War

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as Iberville 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 Iberville 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.

Louisiana Probate Records ~ information on.

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 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.

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.

Birth
Marriage
Death

Societies and Libraries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Iberville Parish, Louisiana p 290 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  4. United States Census Bureau. "Iberville Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22047.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  5. 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.