Important Facts and Phone Numbers

Important Facts and Phone Numbers

Important Facts and Phone Numbers

      Write to:
      Division of Vital Records

      Arkansas Department of Health
      4815 West Markham Street
      Little Rock, AR 72201

      They currently have birth and death records since February 1914,
      marriage records since 1917, and divorce records since 1923.
      Some Little Rock and Fort Smith records are available from 1881.
      Call for costs
      (870) 661-2336.

      Information about state archives and libraries:

      Write to:
      Arkansas History Commission
      1 Capitol Mall
      Little Rock, AR 72201
      Telephone: (870) 682-6900
      Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30, open Saturday, closed Sunday, and all state holidays
      They currently have federal census records, county vital records, a family history and manuscript collection, phone books, militia civil war records, newspapers, some maps and photos, state land office records, indexes to compiled military service records, territorial state and county records, marriage records, estate records, deeds, county court records, and cemetery records.

      Information about state genealogical societies:

      Write to:
      Arkansas Genealogical Society
      P.O. Box 908
      Hot Springs, AR 71902-0908
      Telephone: (870) 262-4513 (After 5:00 PM)
      Publication: Arkansas Family Historian

Don E. Wright

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by Don E. Wright