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| link5=[[Arkansas, United States Genealogy|Arkansas]]
{{US State HR Infobox
| CID = CID2546158
| title =Arkansas Church Marriages, 1860-1976 | location = Arkansas
| LOC_01 = Arkansas
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| start_year = 1860
| end_year = 1976
| language FS_URL_01 = [[GuidedResearch:Arkansas|Arkansas Guided Research]]| FS_URL_02 = [[Arkansas Record Finder]]| FS_URL_03 = [[Arkansas Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]| FS_URL_04 = [[Step-by-Step Arkansas Research, 1880-Present|Step-by-Step Research]]| FS_URL_01 FS_URL_05 = [[Arkansas Genealogy]] | FS_URL_02 FS_URL_06 = [[Arkansas County Marriages (- FamilySearch Historical Records)|Arkansas County Marriages (- FamilySearch Historical Records)]] | FS_URL_03 FS_URL_07 = [[Arkansas Birth, Marriage and Death Records|Arkansas Birth, Marriage and Death Records]]| FS_URL_04 FS_URL_08 = [[Arkansas Marriage Index (- FamilySearch Historical Records)|Arkansas Marriage Index (- FamilySearch Historical Records)]] | FS_URL_05 FS_URL_09 = [[Arkansas Vital Records Online|Arkansas Vital Records Online]]| FS_URL_06 FS_URL_10 = [[Arkansas Archives and Libraries]]| FS_URL_07 FS_URL_11 = [[Arkansas Record FinderUnited States Church Records]]| FS_URL_08 FS_URL_12 = | FS_URL_13 = [[Step-by-Step Arkansas Research, 1880-PresentEpiscopal Church in the United States]]| FS_URL_09 FS_URL_14 = [[Baptist Church in the United States]]| FS_URL_10 FS_URL_15 = [[Presbyterian Church in the United States]]
| RW_URL_01 = [ Arkansas Wedding Genealogy]
| RW_URL_02 = [ Arkansas Court Records]
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| custodian = Various churches and Arkansas History Commission, Little Rock
== What is in This Collection? ==
 This collection includes selected church marriages for the years 1860-1976. Many of the records are from Columbia , Monroe and Woodruff Sebastian counties. The collection may also have some other types of records mixed in. *''' Columbia County'''*[ New Hope Baptist Church]*[ Barge's Chapel. Methodist Protestant]*[ Atlanta Baptist Church]*[ Bethlehem Baptist Church]*''' Monroe County'''*[ Cumberland Presbyterian Church]*[ Presbyterian Church]*[ Methodist Episcopal Church,South]*'''Sebastian County'''*[ St. John's Episcopal Church]=== Image Visibility ==={{Image Visibility}}
=== Reading These Records ===
The records are written in German and English. For help reading these records see the following:
*[[Germany Handwriting|German Handwriting]]
*[[German Language and Languages]]
 ===To Browse This Collection===
|title=Arkansas Church Marriages, 1860-1976
== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==
The following information may be found in these records:{{col-begin|width=auto}}{{col-break}}'''Church marriagesMarriages''' may contain:
*Birth place
*Parents’ names
*Marriage date
*Marriage place
*Marital status
*Previous spouse {{col-end}}
== Collection Content ==
=== Sample Images ===
<gallery perrow="36" heights="120px" widths="160px" caption="Arkansas Church Record Examples">
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Marriage Records DGS 7579400_70.jpg|Marriage Records 1870
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Baptism Records DGS 7579400_38.jpg|Baptism Records 1884
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Burial Records DGS 7579400_80.jpg|Burial Records1878Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Confirmation Records DGS 7579400_48.jpg|Confirmation Records1884Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Record of Members DGS 7579324_260.jpg|1928-43 Record of Members
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Ancestor Chart DGS 7579324_82.jpg|Ancestor Chart
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Christening Register DGS 7579612_20.jpg|Christening Register1883Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Death Register DGS 7579612_110.jpg|Death Register1892Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Marriage Register DGS 7579612_97.jpg|Marriage Register1921
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Christening Register callouts DGS 7579612_20.jpg|Christening Register callouts
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Death Register callouts DGS 7579612_110.jpg|Death Register callouts
Image:Arkansas Church Marriages (15-0829) (15-0830) Marriage Register callouts DGS 7579612_97.jpg|Marriage Register callouts1921
== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
*The name of the bride and groom
*The location or date of the event
=== Search the Index ===
{{Search Collection Link
# Select the '''Church and Parish'''
# Select the '''Record Type and Year Range''' to view the images.
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
== What Do I Do Next? ==
*Whenever possible, view the original records to verify the information and to find additional information that might not be reported. These pieces of information can lead you to additional records and family members
=== I Found the Person I was Looking for, What Now? ===
*Add any new information to your records
*Use the age or estimated birth date to find other vital records, such as birth, baptism, marriage, and death records
*Search census records to find additional family members
*Search for a civil marriage record
*Search for other county records, such as probate, land, and tax
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===
*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives
*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [ nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names
*Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images
=== Record FinderResearch Helps ===Consult The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of [[Arkansas Record Finder, United States Genealogy|Arkansas]].* [[GuidedResearch:Arkansas|Arkansas Guided Research]] to search other records* [[Arkansas Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]* Step-by-Step Research: [[Step-by-Step Arkansas Research, 1880-Present|1880-Present]]
== Citing This Collection ==
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 ;Collection Citation:"Arkansas Church Marriages, 1860-1976." Database with images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. <nowiki></nowiki> : 2018. Citing various churches and Arkansas History Commission, Little Rock.{{Collection_Published}}{{Record_Citation}}  
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