|Arkansas State Vital Records
Arkansas State Vital Records Office
Arkansas Department of Health
4815 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
Records include birth and death records since February 1914, marriage records since 1917, and divorce records since 1923.
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Family History Centers
- What is a Family History Center?
- Family History Centers are branches of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
- Centers provide access to many of the microfilms and microfiche in the Family History Library to help you identify your ancestors.
- Location and Hours
- There are more than 3,400 centers worldwide. To find a Family History Center near you, see the list of addresses below.
- Before you visit, you should contact the center to verify when it is open.
- Staff members will show you around the center, answer some research questions (research expertise in each center varies), help you use center resources, and order microfilms and microfiche from the Family History Library.
- Many centers offer classes on different genealogical research topics.
- Most centers have a computer with FamilySearch, which helps you search for information about your ancestors. FamilySearch includes Family History Library Catalog, International Genealogical Index, Ancestral File, Social Security Death Index, Scottish Church Records and the United States Military Index
- Most also have Personal Ancestral File, a computer program that allows you to organize your family history information.
- Most centers also have a variety of resource files, microfilms, microfiche and published material such as genealogies, histories, gazetteers, atlases and maps at your disposal.
Family History Centers Near You
Information about state archives and libraries:
Arkansas History Commission
1 Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
Telephone: (501) 682-6900
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30, open Saturday, closed Sunday, and all state holidays
Records include 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:
Arkansas Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 908
Hot Springs, AR 71902-0908
Telephone: (501) 262-4513 (After 5:00 PM)
Publication: Arkansas Family Historian
See also: Arkansas Genealogy at Live Roots,
and Original Arkansas Documents