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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Woodruff_County,_Arkansas|Woodruff County]]''
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| seat wl = Augusta
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== County Courthouse  ==
''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arkansas|Arkansas]] > Woodruff County''
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== County Courthouse ==
[http://www.argenweb.net/woodruff/courthouse.html Woodruff County Courthouse]<br>500 North 3rd Street<br>Augusta, AR 72006-0356 <br>Phone: 870.347.5206
[[Image:Woodruff County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Woodruff County Arkansas Courthouse.jpg]]&nbsp;<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1348093910864_880" /><span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1348093910864_171" /><span style="font-size: 11pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-fareast-font-family: calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-hansi-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: "times new roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font: minor-bidi; mso-ansi-language: en-us; mso-fareast-language: en-us; mso-bidi-language: ar-sa">Woodruff County; 500 N 3<sup>rd</sup> St; Augusta, AR 72006-0356; Ph. 870.347.5206 Details:<span style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp; </span>(Co Clk has m &amp; pro rec from 1865; Clk Cir ct has div, ct &amp; land rec)</span>
County Clerk has marriage and probate records from <br>1865; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and land <br>records<ref name="HB">''The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America'', 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.</ref>  
== History  ==
== History  ==
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== References  ==
== References  ==
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Woodruff County, Arkansas
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Location in the state of Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
Founded November 26, 1862
County Seat Augusta
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County Courthouse

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Woodruff County Courthouse
500 North 3rd Street
Augusta, AR 72006-0356
Phone: 870.347.5206

County Clerk has marriage and probate records from
1865; Clerk Circuit Court has divorce, court and land


Parent County

  • 1862--Woodruff County was created 26 November 1862 from Jackson and St. Francis Counties.

County seat: Augusta [2]

Boundary Changes

See an interactive map of Woodruff County boundary changes.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties






Local Histories



Civil War
Civil War Battle

The following Civil War battle was fought in Woodruff County.

Map showing Civil War battles in Arkansas.




Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  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. Heritage Preservation Services, Civil War Battle Summaries by State, (accessed 7 August 2012).