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== County Courthouse  ==
 
  
[http://www.jacksoncountyar.org/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>208 Main Street<br>Newport, AR 7212<br>Phone: 870.523.7420 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1843 <br>and probate records from 1845; Clerk Circuit<br>Court has divorce and court records from 1845 <br>and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref>
 
  
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The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Arkansas "List of counties in Arkansas,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
 
The county is named after [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Jackson President Andrew Jackson] (1767-1845).<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_counties_in_Arkansas "List of counties in Arkansas,"] Wikipedia.</ref>  
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== Places/Localities ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
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==== Bible Records ====
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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==== Biography ====
  
*[[Craighead County, Arkansas|Craighead]]
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==== Business Records and Commerce ====  
*[[Cross County, Arkansas|Cross]]
 
*[[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]]
 
*[[Lawrence County, Arkansas|Lawrence]]
 
*[[Poinsett County, Arkansas|Poinsett]]
 
*[[White County, Arkansas|White]]
 
*[[Woodruff County, Arkansas|Woodruff]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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==== Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups ====
  
==== Court  ====
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==== Gazetteers ====
  
==== Land  ====
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==== Genealogy ====
  
==== Local Histories  ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Maps<br>  ====
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==== Land and Property ====  
  
==== Marriages ====
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==== Maps ====
  
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==== Military  ====
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<sup>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5. Bass, Ronald R. ''History of the Thirty-first Confederate Infantry'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research), 1996) p, 12.</sup><br>  
 
<sup>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 5. Bass, Ronald R. ''History of the Thirty-first Confederate Infantry'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research), 1996) p, 12.</sup><br>  
  
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[http://www.jacksoncountyar.org/ Jackson County Courthouse]<br>208 Main Street<br>Newport, AR 7212<br>Phone: 870.523.7420 <br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1843 <br>and probate records from 1845; Clerk Circuit<br>Court has divorce and court records from 1845 <br>and land records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.</ref>
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===== Family History Centers=====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[http://jacksoncountyclerk.0catch.com/marriage.htm jacksoncountyclerk.0catch.com/marriage.htm]
  
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Craighead County, Arkansas|Craighead]]
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*[[Cross County, Arkansas|Cross]]
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*[[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]]
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*[[Lawrence County, Arkansas|Lawrence]]
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*[[Poinsett County, Arkansas|Poinsett]]
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*[[White County, Arkansas|White]]
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*[[Woodruff County, Arkansas|Woodruff]]
  
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*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.<br>  
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Jackson/ Jackson County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/Jackson/ Jackson County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
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Guide to Jackson County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Jackson County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Facts
Founded November 5, 1829
County Seat Newport
Courthouse
Address Jackson County Courthouse
208 Main Street
Newport, AR 7212
Phone: 870.523.7420
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Historical Facts

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The county is named after President Andrew Jackson (1767-1845).[1]

Parent County

  • 1829--Jackson County was created 5 November 1829 from Independence County. 
    County seat: Newport [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Jackson County boundary changes at N2Genealogy.

Record Loss

Resources

Bible Records

Biography

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

You will find all the cemeteries listed and inventory at:

Church Records

Court Records

Ethnic, Political, or Religious Groups

Gazetteers

Genealogy

History

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Military

Revolutionary War
  • A Census of Pensioners for Revolutionary or Military Services: With their Names, Ages, and Places of Residence, as Returned by the Marshalls of the Several Judicial Districts, Under the Act for Taking the Sixth Census]. 1841. Digital version at Google Books. 1967 reprint: FHL Collection 973 X2pc 1840. [See Arkansas, Jackson County on page 191.]

Civil War

    1 Allen, Desmond Walls. The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry (Desmond Walls Allen, Conway, Arkansas, 1988.

     2 Allen, Desmond Walls.The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union), (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas, 1987.)

     3 Allen, Desmond Walls. Forty-fifth Arkansas Confederate Cavalry (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 1.

    4 Allen, Desmond Walls. First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.

     5. Bass, Ronald R. History of the Thirty-first Confederate Infantry (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research), 1996) p, 12.

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

Obituaries

Periodicals

Probate

Public Records

Repositories

Courthouse

Jackson County Courthouse
208 Main Street
Newport, AR 7212
Phone: 870.523.7420

County Clerk has marriage records from 1843
and probate records from 1845; Clerk Circuit
Court has divorce and court records from 1845
and land records[3]

Family History Centers
Libraries
Museums
Societies

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth

Marriages

Death

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Web Sites

References

  1. "List of counties in Arkansas," Wikipedia.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 68.
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