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When was Crittenden County, AR Created?
Crittenden County was established on October 22, 1825 and was formed from Phillips County. Parts of Crittenden County was used to form the following counties: Cross 1862, Lee 1873, Mississippi 1833. Other county boundry changes occured when St. Francis River declared boundary with St. Francis 3 November 1831, part annexed to Mississippi 18 January 1861. . The county was named in honor of Robert Crittenden (1797–1834), Governor of the Arkansas Territory.
What counties are adjacent to Crittenden County, AR?
Bordering Counties are Mississippi County (northeast), Tipton County, Tennessee (east), Shelby County, Tennessee (east), DeSoto County, Mississippi (southeast), Tunica County, Mississippi (south), Lee County (southwest), St. Francis County & Cross County (west), Poinsett County (northwest).
What cities and towns are in Crittenden County, AR?
Cities and towns located in the County include West Memphis, Marion, Anthonyville, Clarkedale, Crawfordsville, Earle, Edmondson, Gilmore, Horseshoe Lake, Jennette, Jericho, Sunset, Turr.
Where can find Crittenden County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Crittenden County vital records can be found at the Arkansas Deptartment of Health has Birth & Death records since February 1, 1914, Marriage Records since January 1917 and Divorce Records since January 1923. You may go to the Crittenden County health department to obtain a Birth or Death certificates which can be issued while you wait. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Arkansas for current fees and application process.
You can search online for Crittenden County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Crittenden Co. Birth Certificates, Marriage Certificates, Divorce Certificates, Death Certificates to mail.
What Crittenden County, AR census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Crittenden County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930 and 1940.
Crittenden Co. Slave Schedules can be acquired for 1850 & 1860. Crittenden Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Crittenden Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Crittenden Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. You'll find free online and also printable census forms to help you with your research. See Also Arkansas Census Records Research Guide
What genealogical records can I find in the Crittenden County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Crittenden County. The years listed below are the first noted records with this county. See Also Arkansas Corthouse Records Research Guide
All County Offices Records are located in the Courthouse at ?, unless otherwise noted.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Crittenden County, AR?
A list of Crittenden County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Arkansas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
Where can I connect with other Crittenden County, AR Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Crittenden County, AR?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Crittenden County. A lot of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Professional Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a cost. This is merely a list which has been compiled or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another.