Yell County, Arkansas Genealogy
|Yell County, Arkansas|
Location in the state of Arkansas
Location of Arkansas in the U.S.
|Founded||December 5, 1840|
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- 1840--Yell County was created 5 December 1840 from Pope and Scott Counties. County seat: Danville 
See an interactive map of Yell County boundary changes.
Places / Localities
- Men from this county served in the 1st Regiment, Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Confederate)1 and the 3rd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union)2.
1 Allen, Desmond Walls. First Arkansas Confederate Mounted Rifles (Desmond Walls Allen: Conway AR, 1988) p. 2.
2 Allen, Desmond Walls. The Third Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry (Union) (Arkansas Research: Conway, Arkansas,1987).
- Yell County, Arkansas Obituary Collection Free From GenealogyBuff.com. From Various Funeral Homes in the Dardanelle, Danville, Ola, Belleville, and Plainview areas.
- Yell County Marriages
Societies and Libraries
- USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
- Family History Library Catalog
- Yell County, Arkansas Genealogy and Family History (Linkpendium)
- The Handybook for Genealogists : United States of America, 10th ed., (Draper, UT: Everton Publishers, 2002), p. 71.