Newton County, Arkansas Genealogy
Guide to Newton County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
|Newton County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||December 14, 1842|
|Address|| Newton County Courthouse|
Jasper, AR 72641-0435
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places/Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Newton County Courthouse
Jasper, AR 72641-0435
County Clerk has marriage and land records
from 1866, probate and court records from 1880
See an interactive map of Newton County boundary changes.
- Family Maps of Newton County, Arkansas Genealogy (land patent maps) at HistoryGeo.com ($). Free surname search.
- Men from Newton County served in the 1st Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Union) 1 and in the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)2. 1Arkansas. Adjutant General's Office.Report of the Adjutant General of Arkansas, for the period of the late rebellion, and to November 1, 1866 (Bethesda, Maryland : University Publications of America, c1990) .
2Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) Infantry (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).
- 1866-1952 - Newton County Marriage Books A-O Index 1866-1952 in Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957 at FamilySearch - free.
- 1866-1927 - Newton County Marriage Books A-J Index 1866-1927 in International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch - free.
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Newton County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 69.
- The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
- FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
- Genealogical Society of Utah, Parish and Vital Records List (July 1998). Microfiche. Digital version at https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/images/d/d7/Arkansasnz.pdf.