Arkansas, Sevier County, Death Records - FamilySearch Historical Records

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Arkansas, Sevier County, Death Records, 1914-1923
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Sevier, Arkansas, 
United States
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Location of Sevier County, Arkansas
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Location of Arkansas
Record Description
Record Type Death
Collection years 1914-1923
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Sevier County Clerk's Office, Arkansas




What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection includes and index and images to death certificates for the years 1914-1923, held at the office of the Sevier County Clerk, from the following townships:

  • Bear Creek
  • Clear Creek
  • Jefferson
  • Mill Creek

  • Mineral
  • Monroe
  • Paraclifa
  • Red Colony
  • Saline

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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The following information may be found in these records:

Death

  • The name of the deceased
  • The date and place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Place of burial
  • Parent's names
  • The name of the informant (a possible relative or spouse)

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How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

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  • The name of the person
  • The approximate date of death

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What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Search for a cemetery record
  • Search local newspapers for an obituary
  • Search for other vital records, such as birth and marriage
  • Search for the family in census records

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

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  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names, or even initials

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of Arkansas.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

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