by Mike Lancaster

Stone County Arkansas
Local Resources

Stone County Est. 1873




First Families of Stone County


Stone County Museum

A View from the Museum


Pictures of Stone County

Local Resources


Online Records

Useful Links


Available County Records

  • Birth Records and Death Records *1914 - present

  • Marriage Records 1873- present

*There are very few records available for Stone County births and deaths in the early years of recording.

Stone County Clerk
P.O. Drawer 120
Mountain View, AR 72560
(870) 269-3271

Local Newspapers

Stone County Leader

P.O. Box 509
Mountain View, AR 72560

Phone: 870-269-3841
[email protected]

Yearly subscriptions are $20 local area and $31 out of the local area.  A $1 discount is offered to senior citizens.  The newspaper is published weekly.

This is the oldest newspaper in the county.

Stone County Citizen
P.O. Box 6
Mountain View, AR 72560
[email protected]

Yearly subscriptions outside the Stone County area are $20 per year.   The paper is also published weekly.

Libraries and Musuems

Bessie Boehm Moore Stone County Library
P.O. Box 1105

Mountain View, AR

Hours of Operation: 

Sunday Closed
Monday  Closed
Tuesday  9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The Genealogy Division of the Stone County Historical Society maintains a room in the library with numerous resources available to the public.  The index of genealogical resources is now available online.

Stone County Museum
P.O. Box 210
Mountain View, AR 72560

Hours of Operation:

Thursday, Friday, Saturday 1-4 PM
April (Folk Festival) through October (Bean Feast)



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This site was created by the Stone County Genealogical Society in January of 1999.  Our goal is to provide family researchers with information about their ancestors and contacts to their relatives that share the same quest.  Please do not copy information from this page for your web site.  You make link freely to our pages. If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the site, please e-mail us. This website is voluntarily maintained by local members of the Stone County Historical Society.

This page was last updated 13 June 2006