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  Crittenden County, Arkansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Crittenden County was formed on October 22, 1825 and named for Robert Crittenden, the 1st Secretary of the Arkansas Territory.
In the county the population is spread out with 31.10% under the age of 18, 9.40% from 18 to 24, 29.10% from 25 to 44, 20.50% from 45 to 64, and 9.90% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $30,109, and the median income for a family is $34,982.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Crittenden_County,_Arkansas   (391 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Memphis, Tennessee
Memphis is a city in Shelby County, Tennessee, of which it is the county seat.
Shelby County is a county in the U.S. state of Tennessee.
Midtown is a neighborhood of Memphis, Tennessee, USA containing different individual areas loosely defined as Danny Thomas on the West, North Parkway and Summer to the North, Highland to the East and Lamar and Park to the South.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Memphis,-Tennessee   (9675 words)

  
 USA v. Shelby County, Tennessee, Complaint
Defendant SHELBY COUNTY is the entity charged by the laws of the State of Tennessee with authority to maintain the SCJ and is responsible for the conditions of confinement and health and safety of persons incarcerated at SCJ.
Defendant MAYOR JIM ROUT is the mayor of Shelby County and serves as the chief administrator of the County government.
Defendant A.C. GILLESS is the Sheriff of Shelby County and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of SCJ.
www.usdoj.gov /crt/split/documents/shelby_complaint.htm   (571 words)

  
 Shelby County Marriage License, Shelby County Tennessee Marriage License on TennesseeBridal.com
Shelby County Marriage License, Shelby County, TN Marriage License...
Tennessee statutes prohibit marriages between two persons of the same sex, and Tennessee does not recognize marriages performed in other jurisdictions between persons of the same sex.
County clerks are statutorily prohibited from issuing a marriage license to two persons of the same sex.
www.tennesseebridal.com /local/shelby-county-marriage-license.asp   (1134 words)

  
 Trucking News - Lower speeds approved for Tennessee’s Shelby County
Gerald Nicely, Tennessee’s transportation director, announced the authorization for posting 55-mph speed limit signs for large trucks in the county at a press conference March 14 in Memphis, which is part of Shelby County.
Shelby County Mayor AC Wharton requested the lower limit in a letter sent to Nicely last summer.
Shelby is the second county state officials have sanctioned lower limits for air-quality purposes.
www.truckflix.com /news_article.php?newsid=2202   (406 words)

  
 Shelby County Tennessee and TN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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www.hire-services.com /CommercialRoofing/ShelbyCountyTennessee.html   (313 words)

  
 Shelby County, Tennessee: A Partial Bibliography
Cemetery inscriptions, Crockett, Fayette, and Shelby County, Tennessee.
Miscellaneous burials in Shelby County cemeteries / abstracted from a variety of sources by Mary Louise Nazor.
Tombstone inscriptions in Bartlett-Ellendale Cemetery, Shelby County, Tennessee.
www.wdbj.net /shelby/bibliography/index4.html   (1877 words)

  
 Freedmen's Bureau Apprenticeships in Shelby County, Tennessee
They will furnish her with such boarding, clothing and other necessaries, in sickness and health, as are suitable and proper for her situation, and treat her with humanity, and at the end of the time give her fifty dollars in current money and a good suit of clothes.
Joseph Munson, age 9, apprenticed to Amos Munson, a planter of Shelby County, Tennessee until the age of 21.
Thompson, a planter of Shelby County, Tennessee until the age of 21.
www.freedmensbureau.com /tennessee/contracts/shelbyindentures.htm   (1931 words)

  
 Millington, Tennessee ~ Official City Home Page
Millington, the historical trade center of north Shelby and south Tipton Counties is fast developing as a residential growth center while retaining the small town character that appeals to so many people today.
Shelby County operates a health department that serves the entire county and Millington is served by this agency.
The school system in Millington is operated by the Shelby County Board of Education.
www.ci.millington.tn.us   (586 words)

  
 Shelby County Memphis, Tennessee (Counties)
The county seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, is Memphis.
The county population on July 1, 1999, was 873,000, an increase of 46,670 over the 1990 census.
Memphis is located in Shelby County and it is the county seat.
www.ohwy.com /tn/y/y47157.htm   (152 words)

  
 Government Performance Project 2001/Report card: Shelby County, Tennessee
The county has been involved in a federal lawsuit regarding jail conditions and has had to spend money on improving the facilities that it badly needed to keep up its general fund balance.
Given the rapid population growth in Shelby’s outer reaches, this is a formula for fiscal failure in the long run, although the county and city have made some compromises to mitigate the pain.
Shelby County had a run-in with corruption problems: Former Finance Director Henry J. Marmon was imprisoned for embezzling $40,000 from the treasury between 1996 and 1998.
www.governing.com /gpp/2002/gp2shel.htm   (842 words)

  
 Shelby County, Tennessee Genealogical Records Information
Although sparsely populated at the time, Shelby County began its existence as Tennessee's largest (784 square miles) in area and is now also the largest county in population (over 860,000 people).
The first meeting of the Shelby County Quarterly Court was held on May 1, 1820, and authorized $125 for the construction of a log courthouse and jail along with a property tax of $6.25 per 100 acres of land.
Shelby County property in this strip is still neatly delineated by the Mississippi survey system of section and quarter sections while the northern 80% of the county uses the older Tennessee survey system of "metes and bounds."
www.mytennesseegenealogy.com /tn_county/sh.htm   (1361 words)

  
 ISAAC SHELBY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
commandant of the new county by Governor Castle of North Carolina, subsequently became the first Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Shelby County in Tennessee: 751 square miles, population 826,330, was named after Isaac Shelby Revolutionary War hero.
Isaac Shelby was a wonderful colonel at his job, and it was a great honor to have a county named after him.
volweb.utk.edu /Schools/bedford/harrisms/isaac.htm   (102 words)

  
 Shelby County, TNGenWeb - History
Shelby County was established by the Tennessee General Assembly on November 24, 1819.
The county was named in honor of Isaac Shelby, former Kentucky govenor and negotiator for the purchase of the western district from the Chickasaws.
The county seat was established at the Fourth Chickasaw Bluff (Memphis), moved to the village of Raleigh, but returned to Memphis after the Civil War.
www.wdbj.net /shelby/history   (191 words)

  
 Memphis Shelby Crime Commission
Our purpose is to make Memphis and Shelby County the premier community in the nation in crime prevention and fear reduction.
In particular, the MSCC was created and exists today to insure that the current Memphis and Shelby County renaissance will not be reversed either by the perception or reality of crime.
The Memphis Shelby Crime Commission is funded by private contributions and receives no operational funding from tax dollars or government sources.
www.memphiscrime.org   (642 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Shelby County, Tenn.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
Representative from Tennessee in the Confederate Congress, 1862-64; died in office 1864.
Representative from Tennessee in the Confederate Congress, 1862-65.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/TN/SH.html   (1403 words)

  
 Articles - Shelby County, Tennessee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The racial makeup of the county is 47.34% White, 48.56% Black or African American, 0.20% Native American, 1.64% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.20% from other races, and 1.02% from two or more races.
In the county, the population is spread out with 28.20% under the age of 18, 9.70% from 18 to 24, 31.10% from 25 to 44, 21.00% from 45 to 64, and 10.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $39,593, and the median income for a family is $47,386.
www.gaple.com /articles/Shelby_County,_Tennessee?mySession=bfc30400486d8e05701eacad6021e27c   (456 words)

  
 Shelby County Tennessee Genealogy & History
Shelby County is located in West Tennessee, one of the state's three "Grand Divisions".
West Tennessee was opened to settlers with the signing of the Chickasaw Treaty on October 19, 1818.
Shelby County was created by an act of the Tennessee General Assembly on November 24, 1819.
www.wdbj.net /shelby   (83 words)

  
 Tennessee Birth Certificate, Death Record, Marriage license and other vital records
If the records are not available at the State office, they should be available from the County Clerk in the county where the event occurred.
If the records are not available at the State office, they should be available from the Clerk of Court in the county where the event occurred.
All county health departments issue death certificates for deaths which occurred in that county within the past three years, and a few county health departments keep death records for longer periods of time.
vitalrec.com /tn.html   (632 words)

  
 Tinsley Davis Cemetery, Shelby County, Tennessee, Mississippi Genealogy
The 640 acres purchased by Tinsley Davis are bordered by Shelby Dr. on the north, Holmes Rd.
The visible traces of the cemetery are gone, swallowed in the midst of a subdivision in Whitehaven.
Shelby Co recorded a few remaining stones in the early 1970s and even those do not remain.
www.msgen.net /co/adj/tn/shelby/cems/shelbytn_daviscem.html   (1988 words)

  
 Unemployment rate rises in Shelby County, Tennessee - 2005-06-24   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Shelby County's unemployment rate rose to 6.6% in May, up from 6.4% in April, and the rate in the Memphis Metropolitan Statistical Area and Tennessee overall spiked up as well.
Unemployment in the Mississippi portion of the MSA rose one full percentage point, from 5.0% in April to 6.0% in May. Tipton County's rate spiked from 6.4% to 6.6% and unemployment in Fayette County was flat at 5.9%.
Across Tennessee, the unemployment rate rose in 45 counties, remained the same in 19 counties and dropped in 31 counties, according to department statistics.
www.bizjournals.com /memphis/stories/2005/06/20/daily40.html   (552 words)

  
 ATSDR - Health Consultation - Sixty-One Industrial Park, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
In November 1982, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) began investigating SOI as a hazardous waste site on the EPA CERCLA system.
Greg Parker, Supervisor of the Water Quality Branch, Memphis-Shelby County Health Department, stated that the on-site Sixty-One Industrial Park well was last sampled in the 1990s and that the testing yielded no problems from chemical or biological contaminants.
No apparent public health hazard exists from the shallow aquifer contamination because this area of Memphis, Tennessee, was reported to be served by municipally treated drinking water drawn from a separate, deep-water aquifer.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/61industrialpark/soi_p1.html   (3744 words)

  
 Shelby County, Tennessee Agriculture
There are a lot of agribusinesses that are locate in Shelby County and Memphis.
Shelby County is located on the Mississippi River and is the crossroads of interstate 55 and interstate 40.
Helena Chemical's world headquarters is also located in Shelby County.
www2.msstate.edu /~bsa1/homeag.html   (111 words)

  
 Shelby County, Tennessee Domestic Violence - Tennessee Family Law
Memphis Divorce details Tennessee divorce law and many different family law issues.
In the 1990's, Tennessee dramatically changed its laws, both civil and criminal, to provide more legal protection for the abused spouse.
In more serious situations, in Shelby County, Tennessee, the restrictions can also prevent one or both parties from contacting or telephoning the other.
www.memphisdivorce.com /Domestic_Violence.html   (503 words)

  
 Shelby County Sheriff's Office   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office and Memphis Police Department worked jointly this past Friday night (October 14) in a major crime suppression effort in various parts of Memphis and in South-East Shelby County.
Additionally, a special team of deputy jailers from the Shelby County Jail set up a satellite intake area at the Memphis Police Central Precinct on Tillman Street to process more than 250 people who were arrested during the crime suppression initiative.
Shelby County Sheriff Mark H. Luttrell, Jr., is looking for young adults who would like to serve the community and gain valuable experience for a career in law enforcement.
www.shelby-sheriff.org   (656 words)

  
 EPA - Memphis/Shelby County, Tennessee
State of Tennessee responded immediately with letter dated August 8, 1995, acknowledging violation and intention to implement contingency plan of the maintenance plan.
Region IV has held conference call with State officials and feels comfortable with the approach Tennessee has taken, i.e., implementing the Memphis contingency plan as outlined in the approved redesignation.
Memphis is currently working with the State of Tennessee to update its regulations on VOC control to include any CTGs not currently in the rules.
www.epa.gov /oar/oaqps/bluebook/memphis/memphis.html   (396 words)

  
 Open Directory - Regional: North America: United States: Tennessee: Counties: Shelby: Government   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Memphis and Shelby County Division of Planning and Development - Joint agency addressing land use development standards, transportation and service delivery, and capital improvements in the city and county.
Shelby County Election Commission - Includes election schedules, candidate lists, and other information for voters and poll workers.
Shelby County, Tennessee, comprises the cities of Memphis, Germantown, Bartlett, Collierville, Millington, and Arlington.
dmoz.org /Regional/North_America/United_States/Tennessee/Counties/Shelby/Government   (175 words)

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