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== Societies and Libraries  ==
== Societies and Libraries  ==
Miller County Genealogical Society:<br>Texarkana USA Genealogical Society<br>PO Box 2323, Texarkana, TX 75504-2323<br>gensoctx@hotmail.com
<br>Family History Center<br>3701 Moores Lane, Texarkana, Texas<br>Phone: (903) 831-5225 Hours: T, Th 6pm-9pm; F-Sat 9am-5pm.<br>Closed the last two weeks of December.
Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives<br>Old Washington Historical State Park<br>Box 134, Washington, AR 71862<br>Tel: 870-983-2684 (Mon-Fri)<br>870-983-2733 (Sat-Sun)<br>Open 7 days a week 9:00a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
<br>Arkansas History Commission &amp; State Archives<br>One Capitol Mall<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>Tel: 501-682-6900
<br>Arkansas Historical Association<br>History Department<br>Ozark Hall, 12, University of Arkansas<br>Old Main 416<br>Fayetteville, AR 72701<br>Tel: 501-575-5884 <br>
== Web Sites  ==
== Web Sites  ==

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County Courthouse

Miller County Courthouse
Vital Records
400 Laurel Street, Texarkana, AR 71854
(870) 774-1501


Parent County

1820--Miller County was created 1 April 1820 from Lafayette County. It was abolished in 1836 and re-established in 1874.  County seat: Texarkana [1]

The county was named for James Miller, territorial governor of Arkansas.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss


Populated Places

Towns and Cities:  Rondo, Garland City, Sulphur Township and Texarkana

The City of Texarkana is located in two states. In the middle of the city is a street called State Line Road which separates the city between Bowie County, Texas and Miller County, Arkansas. Texarkana is the county seat for Miller County, Arkansas, and a marriage license purchased in Miller County, Arkansas is not valid in the State of Texas.


Neighboring Counties






Local Histories






Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Miller County Genealogical Society:
Texarkana USA Genealogical Society
PO Box 2323, Texarkana, TX 75504-2323

Family History Center
3701 Moores Lane, Texarkana, Texas
Phone: (903) 831-5225 Hours: T, Th 6pm-9pm; F-Sat 9am-5pm.
Closed the last two weeks of December.

Southwest Arkansas Regional Archives
Old Washington Historical State Park
Box 134, Washington, AR 71862
Tel: 870-983-2684 (Mon-Fri)
870-983-2733 (Sat-Sun)
Open 7 days a week 9:00a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Arkansas History Commission & State Archives
One Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Tel: 501-682-6900

Arkansas Historical Association
History Department
Ozark Hall, 12, University of Arkansas
Old Main 416
Fayetteville, AR 72701
Tel: 501-575-5884

Web Sites


  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).