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When was Randolph County, AR Created?
Randolph County was established on October 29, 1835 and was formed from Lawrence County. Parts of Randolph County was used to form the following counties: Clay 1873. Other county boundry changes occured when Part of Lawrence attached 18 January 1861. The county was named in honor of John Randolph of Roanoke (1773–1833), a U.S. congressman from Virginia.
What is the County Seat of Randolph County, AR?
The County Seat is located in Pocahontas (The first county seat was at Black Rock, then it was moved to Bettis Bluff, in 1836, the seat was moved to Pocahantas) and in addition the county government website is www.arcounties.org/
What counties are adjacent to Randolph County, AR?
Bordering Counties are Oregon County, Missouri (northwest), Ripley County, Missouri (northeast), Clay County (east), Greene County (southeast), Lawrence County (south), Sharp County (west).
What cities and towns are in Randolph County, AR?
Cities and towns located in the County include Biggers, Maynard, O'Kean, Pocahontas, Ravenden Springs, Reyno.
Where can find Randolph County Birth, marriage, Divorce and Death Records?
Randolph 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 Randolph 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 Randolph County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also order Order Electronically Online or you can download an application for copies of Randolph Co. Birth Certificates, Marriage Certificates, Divorce Certificates, Death Certificates to mail.
What Randolph County, AR census records are available?
There are many types of census records for Randolph County guide you in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are available for 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930 and 1940.
Randolph Co. Slave Schedules can be acquired for 1850 & 1860. Randolph Co. Mortality Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Randolph Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Randolph 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 Randolph County Courthouse?
The below facts shows exactly what death, marriage, birth, property, wills, and court records are typically in Randolph 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 107 West Broadway, Pocahontas 72455; 870-892-5264, unless otherwise noted.
What genealogical and historical societies, archives, museums, associations and libraries are available for Randolph County, AR?
A list of Randolph County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Libraries, Archives. See also list of Statewide Arkansas Archives, Historical & Genealogical Societies.
Where can I connect with other Randolph County, AR Researchers through message boards and forums?
What other genealogical resources are available in Randolph County, AR?
The following are web links to Genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Randolph 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.