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*[[Cleburne County, Arkansas|Cleburne]]  
 
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*Men from this county served in the [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry]],<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988) {{FHL|646236|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M22adw}}</ref> [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. {{FHL|664007|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M28dc}}</ref> and the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]].<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988), p. 2. {{FHL|425094|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M2a}}</ref>
 
*Men from this county served in the [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry]],<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988) {{FHL|646236|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M22adw}}</ref> [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]]<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''Third Arkansas Union Cavalry,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. {{FHL|664007|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M28dc}}</ref> and the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]].<ref>Desmond Walls Allen, ''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles,'' (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988), p. 2. {{FHL|425094|item|disp=FHL book 976.7 M2a}}</ref>
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{{AR Newspapers|White}}
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{{AR Newspapers|White}}  
  
 
==== Occupations  ====
 
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== Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Genealogy Societies and Libraries  ==
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Websites ==
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== Websites  ==
 
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>
 
*{{FHL|Arkansas%2C+White|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AR/White/ White County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
 
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
 
 
[http://www.whitecountyar.org/ White County Courthouse]<br>300 N Spruce Street<br>Searcy, AR 72143<br>Phone: 501.279.6200 <br>
 
 
 
<br>County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, <br>court, land, tax and miscellaneous records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>
 
 
 
== History  ==
 
 
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
 
 
*'''1835--'''White County was created 23 October 1835&nbsp;from [[Pulaski County, Arkansas|Pulaski]], [[Jackson County, Arkansas|Jackson]], and [[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]] Counties.
 
 
 
'''County seat:''' Searcy <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
 
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
 
 
See an interactive map of White County [http://www.n2genealogy.com/arkansas/ar-maps.html boundary changes].
 
 
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
 
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
 
 
==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
 
 
*[[Cleburne County, Arkansas|Cleburne]]
 
*[[Faulkner County, Arkansas|Faulkner]]
 
*[[Independence County, Arkansas|Independence]]
 
*[[Jackson County, Arkansas|Jackson]]
 
*[[Lonoke County, Arkansas|Lonoke]]
 
*[[Prairie County, Arkansas|Prairie]]
 
*[[Woodruff County, Arkansas|Woodruff]]
 
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
 
==== Church ====
 
 
 
{{AR Church Intro}}
 
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
 
 
==== Land ====
 
 
 
{{AR Land Intro}}
 
 
 
==== Local Histories ====
 
 
 
{{AR History Intro}}
 
 
 
==== Maps  ====
 
 
 
==== Military  ====
 
 
 
===== '''''Civil War'''''<br>  =====
 
 
 
*Men from this county served in the [[7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry|7th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry]]<sup>1</sup>, [[3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)|3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)]].<sup>2</sup> and the [[1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles|1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)]]<sup>3 </sup>.<br>
 
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>1</sup> Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry'' (Desmond Walls Allen, Conway, Arkansas, 1988.<br>
 
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<sup>2</sup> Allen, Desmond Walls. ''The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)'' (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).<br>
 
 
 
&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <sup>3 </sup>Allen, Desmond Walls.''First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles'' (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.<br>
 
 
 
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==== Newspapers ====
 
 
 
{{AR Newspapers|White}}
 
 
 
==== Probate ====
 
 
 
{{AR Probate Intro}}
 
 
 
==== Taxation ====
 
 
 
{{AR Tax Intro}}
 
 
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
 
 
{{AR Vital Intro}}
 
 
 
===== Marriage  =====
 
 
 
*'''1836-2000''' - White County Marriage Books E-Z and 27-45 Index (1879-1953) and Index (1836-2000) in {{RecordSearch|1417439|Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957}} at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="hc">FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "[[Arkansas_County_Marriages_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]," in ''FamilySearch Wiki,'' accessed 18 April 2013.</ref>
 
*'''1859-1922''' - White County Marriage Books A-X Index 1859-1922 in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index] at FamilySearch - free.<ref name="vr">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.</ref>
 
 
 
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
 
 
==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
 
 
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
 
 
 
== Web Sites ==
 
  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
 
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. <br>  
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Guide to White County Arkansas genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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White County, Arkansas
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Founded October 23, 1835
County Seat Searcy
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Address White County Courthouse
300 N Spruce Street
Searcy, AR 72143
Phone: 501.279.6200
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County Courthouse

White County Courthouse
300 N Spruce Street
Searcy, AR 72143
Phone: 501.279.6200


County Clerk has marriage, divorce, probate, court, land, tax and miscellaneous records[1]

Beginning Dates for White County, Arkansas Genealogy Government Records
Birth Marriage Death Census Land Probate






History

Parent County

County seat: Searcy [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of White County boundary changes.

Variant Spellings

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Genealogy Resources

Research Guides

African Americans

Bible Records

Cemeteries

Census

Church Records

Court

Genealogy

Land and Property

Local Histories

Local histories are available for {{{1}}} County. They may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. Click for a brief Timeline History of the county. For more about local histories, see Arkansas Local Histories.

See also Towns and Townships to find records listed at the town level in the FamilySearch Catalog.

Maps

Military

Civil War

Naturalization

Newspapers

Finding More Arkansas Newspapers Additional newspapers abstracts can sometimes be found using search phrases such as White County, Arkansas Genealogy newspapers in online catalogs like:


Occupations

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Birth
Marriage
Death
Vital Record Substitutes

Genealogy Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. Desmond Walls Allen, The Seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988) FHL book 976.7 M22adw
  4. Desmond Walls Allen, Third Arkansas Union Cavalry, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1987), p. 33-92. FHL book 976.7 M28dc
  5. Desmond Walls Allen, First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles, (Conway, Arkansas: Arkansas Research, c1988), p. 2. FHL book 976.7 M2a
  6. FamilySearch Wiki contributors, "Arkansas County Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)," in FamilySearch Wiki, accessed 18 April 2013.
  7. 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.
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