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  Union County, Arkansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county was formed on November 2, 1829 and named from the citizen's petition for a new county which stated that they were petitioning "in the spirit of Union and Unity".
Union county, along with Columbia County, is home to the largest Bromine reserve in the United States.
In the county the population is spread out with 25.90% under the age of 18, 8.30% from 18 to 24, 27.00% from 25 to 44, 22.70% from 45 to 64, and 16.10% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Union_County,_Arkansas   (421 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Union County, Arkansas
South Arkansas is the greater area in Arkansas that encompasses the lower 20 counties of the state, with Union County being the most predominate.
Fort Smith, situated at the junction of the Arkansas and Poteau rivers, is a city and one of the two county seats of Sebastian County, Arkansas.
Arkansas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Union-County,-Arkansas   (2545 words)

  
 Genealogy: Arkansas Genealogy Sites
Union Grove Cemetery is located in the south central portion of Cross County, Arkansas, sixty-eight miles due west of Memphis, Tennessee, near the town of Wynne, Arkansas.
Cross County is bounded on the north by Poinsett, on the east by Crittenden, on the south by St. Francis, and on the west by Woodruffand Jackson Counties.
The county is bounded on the north by Crittenden and Cross, on the east by Crittenden, on the south by Lee, and on the west by Monroe and Woodruff Counties.
www.genealinks.com /states/ar.htm   (584 words)

  
 El Dorado, Arkansas - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
El Dorado is a city located in Union County, Arkansas, USA.
The city is the county seat of Union County
Each May the South Arkansas Historical Foundation host a mayhaw festival in El Dorado.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/El_Dorado,_Arkansas   (419 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - Popile, Incorporated, El Dorado, Union County, Arkansas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Closure of the three impoundments, which was completed by Popile, Inc., in October 1984, consisted of removal of sludges from the impoundments and disposal in an on-site RCRA unit (1).
Union County, Arkansas, encompasses an area of 1,053 square miles with a 1986 population of 49,000.
El Dorado, the county seat of Union County, has an area of 16 square miles, and a population of 25,510 (1986).
www.atsdr.cdc.gov:8080 /HAC/PHA/popile/pop_p1.html   (3416 words)

  
 Fifth Generation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
After which she was undecided as to wether to marry a gentleman by the name of Dr Dubose or go to Union County, Arkansas, where her father and stepmother had asked her to come and live.
She went to Union County, Arkansas and taught school in the town of Concord where she meet her future husband to be shortly after her arrival.
She ran the post office in Union County for her husband when he was appointed Postmaster.
www.tnstate.edu /jdodd/lackey/dodd/b7559.htm   (489 words)

  
 Sparta Aquifer Recovery Study
The Sparta underlying Union County is a confined aquifer consisting of a sequence of unconsolidated sand units that are contained within the Tertiary-age Sparta Sand formation.
A hydrogeologic model of the Sparta aquifer in Union County, developed in 1999 by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) estimated that in order to restore aquifer levels to the top of the Sparta Sand, groundwater usage in Union County must be reduced to about 28 percent of 1997 rates.
The Union County Water Conservation Board has 11 elected members, all of whom are volunteers, representing 11 separate political subdivisions within the county.
argis.ualr.edu /website/unionCoGraph/spartaHistory.asp   (824 words)

  
 Union County, New Jersey Genealogical Records Information
Union County was officially formed by state legislature on March 19th, 1857, (becoming effective on April 13, 1857).
Union County -- one of 17 counties in the nation to bear that name -- is the oldest of the group.
By 1930, the county's population was 200,000, having nearly doubled its population from the turn of the century.
www.mynewjerseygenealogy.com /nj_county/un.htm   (670 words)

  
 Arkansas County Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
County Records: In 1906, Frank Smith reported, "The records of this county are intact except that during the reconstruction period, a few pages of the deed records and of the chancery court records were mutilated, and the taxbooks for the year 1878 are missing.
County Boundary Changes: According to D.Y. Thomas, "In 1816, William and Peter Lovely purchased a tract of land from the Osage Indians, which was included within the western boundary of Arkansas, as laid down in 1824, and was a large part of the county of Lovely, created in 1827.
County Records: In 1906, Gibson Witt reported the county court records complete from July 1845; "tax books for 1845 consist of 10 sheets of fooscap paper sewn together"; the records are complete from county organization to the present.
www.arkansasresearch.com /colist.html   (4853 words)

  
 Union County, Arkansas -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Union County is a (A region created by territorial division for the purpose of local government) county located in the (Click link for more info and facts about U.S. state) U.S. state of (A state in south central United States; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War) Arkansas.
The (The town or city that is the seat of government for a county) county seat is (An imaginary place of great wealth and opportunity; sought in South America by 16th-century explorers) El Dorado.
According to the (Click link for more info and facts about U.S. Census Bureau) U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,733 (Click link for more info and facts about km²;) km²; (1,055 (Click link for more info and facts about mi²;) mi²;).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/u/un/union_county,_arkansas.htm   (720 words)

  
 Union Co.index
Union County, Arkansas was formed in 1829 from portions of Hempstead County and Clark County.
Bradley County, in 1840, and Ouachita County, in 1842, were formed from part of Union County.
The AHC is a division of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.
www.rootsweb.com /~arunion   (736 words)

  
 Arkansas Business : New law intended to save Union County aquifer.(includes related article on the sentiments of some ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
A law signed by Gov. Mike Huckabee last week could double the price of water in Union County and result in the county adding a penny to its sales tax, all with the support of business and industry leaders in the county.
The water level in the Sparta aquifer, the primary source of water for El Dorado and Union County, is declining at an alarming rate.
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 Arkansas Indian Tribes
The Choctaw had a village on the lower course of Arkansas River in 1805 and they owned a large strip of territory in the western part of the State, granted to them by the treaty of Doak's Stand, October 18, 1820.
It was formerly thought that the Pacaha or Capaha met by De Soto in this part of Arkansas were the tribe in question, but it is not probable that they had left the Ohio then, and the name Capaha, the form on which the relationship is supposed to be established, is probably incorrect.
They were assigned by the Caddo a tract on Bayou Treache on the south side of Red River, but it was frequently overflowed, their crops were often destroyed, and there was much sickness, and in consequence they soon returned to their old country.
www.accessgenealogy.com /native/arkansas/index.htm   (1177 words)

  
 Union County, North Carolina Genealogical Records Information
Union was formed in 1842 from Anson and Mecklenburg.
At the time the county was formed there was a dispute between local Whigs and Democrats as to whether it should be named Clay or Jackson.
The name Union was suggested and adopted as a compromise because the new county was created from parts of two others.
www.mynorthcarolinagenealogy.com /nc_county/un.htm   (449 words)

  
 Union County, South Carolina Genealogical Records Information
Union County was named for the old Union Church, which served both the Presbyterian and Episcopal congregations in the area.
The church was erected in 1765 near the present day town of Union, the county seat.
Union County was created as a part of Ninety Six District in 1785.
www.mysouthcarolinagenealogy.com /sc_county/un.htm   (513 words)

  
 Union County, Arkansas Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Union County, Arkansas Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography
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 The Body: Arkansas: Union County Sees Increase in Syphilis Cases
An increase of syphilis cases in Union County, Arkansas, has prompted the state Health Department to start an informational campaign and conduct field tests to stop the spread of the disease.
The southern Arkansas county has recorded 17 new cases of the potentially fatal STD since Aug. 9, with six cases diagnosed since Jan. 1.
"It's not happening anywhere else in the state like this." Union County reported six cases in 2001, when 105 cases were reported statewide.
www.thebody.com /cdc/news_updates_archive/2003/feb25_03/arkansas_syphilis.html   (354 words)

  
 The Formation of Union County, Arkansas
Lawrence Co. was the area north of the Arkansas River and Arkansas Co. was the area south of the Arkansas River.
On November 2, 1829, the General Assembly of the Territory of Arkansas formed Union County from a portion of Hempstead and Clark Counties.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Arkansas, that all that portion of the County of Calhoun lying west of the Ouachita River be, and the same is hereby, retroceded to the County of Union.”
www.rootsweb.com /~arunion/articles/formation.html   (342 words)

  
 Arkansas.gov | Community | Living in Arkansas
Arkansas School For The Deaf Elementary School
Arkansas School For The Deaf High School
Arkansas School For The Deaf Middle School
www.state.ar.us /community_liv_results.php?search_county_x=1&county=139   (106 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Bradley County, Ark.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
Arkansas state house of representatives, 1895; member of
U.S. Representative from Arkansas 7th District, 1911-21; elected unopposed 1914, 1918.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/AR/BR.html   (534 words)

  
 Arkansas Vital Records Information for Counties (C)
Clerks of counties where license was obtained also have marriage records.
County Clerks or Clerks of Circuit Courts have records of wills, deeds, divorces, and war service.
This page tells how to obtain copies of vital records such as birth certificates, death records, marriage licenses and divorce decrees in Arkansas Counties.
vitalrec.com /arcounties2.html   (681 words)

  
 FAMILY OF JONATHAN BLACK
FAMILY OF R.E./H. was born August 26, 1828 in Hempstead or Union County, Arkansas, and died November 28, 1916 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas-buried in the Knight-Glendale Cemetery, Lufkin.
She was born October 15, 1833 in Alabama, and died January 12, 1913 in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas-buried in the Knight-Glendale Cemetery, Lufkin.
Is it possible Melania came to Hill County, Texas with the Merrells as there is a marker (no dates) at the Salem Irene Cemetery where her sister Sarah E. Black Merrell is buried.
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 Calhoun County, Arkansas Genealogical Records Information
The county was named for John C. Calhoun, an early Vice President of the United States serving under John Quincy Adams and Andrew Jackson.
The Ouachita-Calhoun Genealogical Society was formed in 1977 by a group of people interested in family history and in the preservation of the rich heritage of the area.
Their collection of genealogy materials are housed at the Public Library of Camden and Ouachita County located at 120 Harrison Street, N. in Camden, Arkansas.
www.segenealogy.com /arkansas/ar_county/cal.htm   (468 words)

  
 County Records • Resource Types • Arkansas History Commission & State Archives preserves Arkansas history   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Selected records from 1797-1950 are available from all Arkansas counties, including marriages, deeds, Circuit and Chancery court records, tax records (both personal property and real estate), probate records (wills, guardianships, executors and letters of administration) and some naturalization records.
A number of records are missing because of natural disasters, such as fires and floods, which destroyed or severely damaged courthouses.
Inventories for each county can be searched, by the county name and the type of record, on this site, and are available in the Research Room.
arkansashistory.arkansas.com /resource_types/county_records   (145 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Arkansas - Localities
Scanned images of county and state maps, index of towns.
Subscription-based database of cemetery and other records from Benton County Arkansas and Delaware County Oklahoma.
Serving the counties of Washington, Carroll, Madison & Benton.
www.cyndislist.com /ar-local.htm   (565 words)

  
 Digital Union County Map, Maps of Union County County, Arkansas.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Union County Map, Maps of Union County and all Arkansas County Maps.
Every county map is available, but we may not yet have your county of interest completed.
Individual County Overview™ vector graphics are priced by population, with prices ranging from $275 to $425 per county.
www.creativeforceinc.com /county_maps/county_maps.asp?ID=183   (229 words)

  
 union co home guard
Below is an exact transcription of the rosters of the home guard of each township in Union County Arkansas.
This material was recorded in Union County Arkansas County Court Record Book E, pages 632 — 643, recorded between 8 July 1861 and 23 Oct 1861.
The page numbers in parenthesis indicate the page in County Court Record Book E on which the particular township roster was recorded.
www.couchgenweb.com /civilwar/unionco.html   (646 words)

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