Prairie County, Arkansas Genealogy
|Prairie County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||November 25, 1846|
|County Seat||Des Arc|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Prairie County Courthouse
PO Box 278;
Des Arc, AR 72040-0278
County Clerk in Devalls, Bluff, Arkansas has marriage,
divorce, probate, court and land records from 1885,
naturalization records 1907-1912 and military discharge
records from 1917
- 1846--Prairie County was created 25 November 1846 from Pulaski and Monroe Counties. County seat: Des Arc
- History of Prairie County Marilyn Sickel Prairie Co. ARGenweb
See an interactive map of Prairie County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
- Index to Prairie County Burials this also has links to cemetery histories and listing.
- Map of Prairie County - 1895 Prairie Co.ARGenweb
- Confederate Patriots' Index Marilyn Sickel Prairie Co. ARGenweb
- Men from this county served in Louis' Company, Arkansas Militia (Confederate) and the 1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)*.
*Allen, Desmond Walls.First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifle's (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.
- Wills and Probate Prairie County ARGenweb
- Marriages ARGenweb
- Index to Prairie County Death Certificates beginning Feb 1, 1914 to 1947 - Marilyn Sickel Prairie County ARGenweb
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- Prairie County Prairie County ARGenweb
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Prairie County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 70.