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== Parish Courthouse  ==
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Morehouse Parish Courthouse<br>125 E Madison Street<br>Bastrop, LA 71221<br>Phone: 318.281.3343&nbsp;<br><br>Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1870, <br>land records from 1844 and cemetery abstract 1867-1957 .<ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed., Morehouse Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  
 
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See an interactive map of Morehouse Parish [http://www.genealogyinc.com/louisiana/maps/ boundary changes]. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)
  
 
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Louisiana_Probate_Records Louisiana Probate Records]&nbsp; ~&nbsp; information on.  
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Society]  
 
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*[http://www.lahistory.org/ Louisiana Historical Association]
 
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
 
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=== Morehouse Parish Websites  ===
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*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/MorehouseP/ Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
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*[http://www.morehouseedc.org/index.html Morehouse Economic Development Corp.]
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*{{FHL|Louisiana%2C+Morehouse|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
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=== Louisiana Websites  ===
  
*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb]&nbsp; -&nbsp; Louisiana State Records  
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*[http://lagenweb.net LAGenWeb<br>]Louisiana State Records  
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*[http://usgenweb.org USGenWeb]<br>Records, Maps, Archives and Other Projects  
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*[http://usgwarchives.net/la/lafiles.htm Louisiana Archives<br>]USGenWeb Archives Project
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/LA/MorehouseP/ Morehouse Parish, Louisiana Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Morehouse Parish, Louisiana
Map
Map of Louisiana highlighting Morehouse Parish
Location in the state of Louisiana
Map of the U.S. highlighting Louisiana
Location of Louisiana in the U.S.
Facts
Founded March 25, 1844
County Seat Bastrop
Courthouse
LAMorehousecourthouse.jpg
Address 100 East Madison
Bastrop LA 71220
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Parish Courthouse

Morehouse Parish Courthouse
125 E Madison Street
Bastrop, LA 71221
Phone: 318.281.3343 

Parish Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1870,
land records from 1844 and cemetery abstract 1867-1957 .[1]

Template:RAOGKcourthouse

History

Parent Parish

  • 1844--Morehouse Parish was created 25 March 1844 from Ouachita Parish.
    Parish seat: Bastrop [1]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Morehouse Parish boundary changes. (map also shows parish boundaries for census years)

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Parishes or Counties

Resources

African American


Cemeteries





Census

Census Pop.
190016,634
191018,78612.9%
192019,3112.8%
193023,68922.7%
194027,57116.4%
195032,03816.2%
196033,7095.2%
197032,463−3.7%
198034,8037.2%
199031,938−8.2%
200031,021−2.9%
201027,979−9.8%
Morehouse Parish Census Data[2]
















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

Family History Centers

 

Websites

Morehouse Parish Websites

Louisiana Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed., Morehouse Parish, Louisiana p 291 (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002). Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "Handybook" defined multiple times with different content
  2. 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.