Difference between revisions of "Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
{{Louisiana-stub}}
+
{{Louisiana-stub}}  
  
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
 
{{Infobox U.S. County
Line 13: Line 13:
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Jefferson_Davis_Parish,_Louisiana|Jefferson Davis Parish]]''
+
''[[United States]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Louisiana]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Jefferson_Davis_Parish,_Louisiana|Jefferson Davis Parish]]''  
  
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
 
== Parish Courthouse  ==
Line 42: Line 42:
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 +
 +
==== African American  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~aagriots/louisiana/index.htm Louisiana African American Griots Project]  ~  USGenWeb Project
 +
*[http://www.afrigeneas.com/ Afrigeneas] - African Ancestored Genealogy
 +
 +
<br>
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
==== Census  ====
+
*[http://usgwtombstones.org/louisiana/louisian.html LA Tombstone Transcription Project]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; partial records and photos&nbsp; ~ &nbsp;USGenWeb Archives Project
 +
*[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;
  
 +
<br><br><br><br>
 +
==== Census ====
 
{{USCensusPop
 
{{USCensusPop
 
| title=
 
| title=
Line 75: Line 89:
 
| estref=<REF>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22053.html|title=Jefferson Davis Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</REF>
 
| estref=<REF>{{cite web|url=http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22053.html|title=Jefferson Davis Parish Quickfacts|author=[[United States Census Bureau]]|accessdate=2008-02-02}}</REF>
 
| footnote=Jefferson Davis 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=Jefferson Davis 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>
}}
+
}}  
<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
+
<br><br><br><Br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br>
 +
*[http://usgwarchives.net/census/cen_l.htm Louisiana Census Images]&nbsp;&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Census Images Project
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
 +
 +
*[http://bayougenealogy.com/lalink.html Louisiana Historical Church Information&nbsp;]
 +
*[http://www.churchangel.com/louisiana.htm Directory of Churches in Louisiana]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; by city&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Church Angel
  
 
==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
Line 85: Line 103:
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 +
 +
[http://www.sos.louisiana.gov/tabid/69/Default.aspx Louisiana Museums]
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
 +
 +
*[http://usgwarchives.net/maps/ USGW Digital Map Collection]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Project
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
 +
 +
[http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com/genealogy/searchunit.aspx?type=4&state=Louisiana&B1=Search Louisiana Military History Online]
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 +
 +
*[http://www.usnpl.com/lanews.php Louisiana Newspaper List]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; listing by name/parish&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USNPL
 +
*[http://www.newslink.org/lanews.html Louisiana Newspaper&nbsp;] ~&nbsp; listing&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Newslink
 +
 +
{{RAOGKobituary}}&nbsp;<br><br><br><br><br><br>
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
 +
 +
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 +
 +
[http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/?id=252 Louisiana Records and Statistics Information]&nbsp; ~ where and how to order information.
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 +
 +
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]
 +
*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
 +
 +
{{RAOGKlibrary}}
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Jefferson+Davis|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
+
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records
 +
*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects
 +
*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; USGenWeb Archives Project *{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Jefferson+Davis|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}  
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Jefferson_DavisP/ Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/Jefferson_DavisP/ Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  

Revision as of 19:18, 13 February 2011

Template:Louisiana-stub


Jefferson Davis Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Jefferson Davis Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded June 12, 1912
County Seat Jennings
Courthouse
Adopt-a-wiki page
LaGenWeb logo.gif This page adopted by:
LAGenWeb Project
who welcome you to contribute.
Parish Coordinator
Jefferson Davis Parish LAGenWeb
Adopt a page today
 


United States  Gotoarrow.png  Louisiana  Gotoarrow.png  Jefferson Davis Parish

Parish Courthouse

History

Parent Parish

  • 1912--Jefferson Davis Parish was created 12 June 1912 from Calcasieu Parish.
    Parent seat: Jennings [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
192018,999
193019,7654.0%
194024,19122.4%
195026,2988.7%
196029,82513.4%
197029,554−0.9%
198032,1688.8%
199030,722−4.5%
200031,4352.3%
Est. 200631,418[2]−0.1%
Jefferson Davis Parish Census Data[3]


















Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Louisiana Museums

Maps

Military

Louisiana Military History Online

Newspapers

  





Probate

Louisiana Probate Records  ~  information on.

Taxation

Vital Records

Louisiana Records and Statistics Information  ~ where and how to order information.

Societies and Libraries

 

Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  2. United States Census Bureau. "Jefferson Davis Parish Quickfacts". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/22/22053.html. Retrieved 2008-02-02. 
  3. 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.