top of page
  • Writer's pictureKellie Farrish

Arkansas Resources

Arkansas Probate Records 1817-1979, Family Search: https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2061549

African American Resources for Arkansas, Family Search: https://www.familysearch.org/en/wiki/African_American_Resources_for_Arkansas

Fugitives from Injustice: Freedom-Seeking Slaves in Arkansas 1800-1860 National Park Service, US Department of the Interior National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom, Midwest Region: http://npshistory.com/publications/ugrr/hrs-ar.pdf

Arkansas County, Arkansas Largest Slaveholders from 1860 Slave Schedules and Surname matches in the 1870 census: https://sites.rootsweb.com/~ajac/ararkansas.htm

Arkansas Genealogy Trails Slave Narratives as told by the Federal Writer's Project 1936-1938: http://genealogytrails.com/ark/slavenarratives.html

Arkansas African American Genealogy (includes colored troop database, freedman's bureau records, etc.: https://arkansasgenealogy.com/aa

Sevier Co., Arkansas Slaves and Their Owners (short sample): http://www.argenweb.net/sevier/slave.htm

Slaveholders and Slaves of Hempstead County, Arkansas: https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc6096/m2/1/high_res_d/thesis.pdf

The Peculiar Institution on the Periphery: Slavery in Arkansas, Kelly Eileen Jones, University Arkansas at Fayetteville: https://core.ac.uk/download/pdf/84121506.pdf

Digital Library on American Slavery, UNC Chappel Hill: http://dlas.uncg.edu/




4 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

New York Resources

New York Slavery Records Index, Records of Enslaved Persons and Slave Holders in New York from 1525 through to the Civil War: https://nyslavery.commons.gc.cuny.edu/ Lehman College, Slavery Indexes-Ens

New Jersey Resources

History of Slavery in New Jersey, Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_slavery_in_New_Jersey African Amerian Ancestry Research in New Jersey, Family Search: https://www.familysearch.org

Mississippi Resources

Mississippi Probate Records, 1781-1930: https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2036959 Mississippi African American Ancestry Resources, Family Search: https://www.familysearch.org/en/wiki/Afri

Comments


bottom of page