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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
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Miller County Genealogical Society:<br>Texarkana USA Genealogical Society<br>PO Box 2323, Texarkana, TX 75504-2323<br>gensoctx@hotmail.com
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<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.
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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.
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<br>Arkansas History Commission &amp; State Archives<br>One Capitol Mall<br>Little Rock, AR 72201<br>Tel: 501-682-6900
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<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

History

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

Places/Localities

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Miller County Genealogical Society:
Texarkana USA Genealogical Society
PO Box 2323, Texarkana, TX 75504-2323
gensoctx@hotmail.com


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

References

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