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Of Jackson Parish Records


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Please note that I am a volunteer webmaster and therefore, I do not have any information on particular family lines other than what is listed in the table below. I cannot do look-ups or research.
Use this form <obits form> when submitting obits, unless you have permission from the newspaper. A copy of the permission must be filed with the LA Archives.







Deeds & Land Records

Newspaper Articles  

Civil War:

Jackson Grays

Jackson Sharpshooters






Vital Records: BIBLE RECORDS   births, deaths, death cert. & marriages

Clerk of Court: 318-259-2424

Courthouse, 301 Jimmie Davis Blvd. Jonesboro, LAThe Jackson Parish courthouse burned in 1880.

These are the available records:

Conveyance Records - Book #1 begins: 1880-1909 Land Entries, State - Mar. 1861 - Jun. 1885 and Oct. 1890 - Aug. 1903
Marriage Records - Index begins with 1880

"The Jackson Independent" (weekly newspaper) - microfilm begins with Jan. 1916

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Queries: 1997 Queries: 1998 Queries: 1999

Parish Award - June 2004 & File Manager 1998-present

  Honorees and Past File Managers

Submitter's Award:
Tracey Jackson (July 2004); Sharon K. Ray (2003 submissions)

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Jackson Parish File Manager is Jo Branch <bjcb.xx AT>

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