Calhoun County, Arkansas
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Calhoun County
Calhoun County was organized on December 6, 1850 from p arts of Dallas and Ouachita Counties.
It was named for South Carolina Statesman and U.S. Vice President John C. Calhoun.
The county seat is located at Hampton.

County Courthouse
P. O. Box 566
Hampton, AR 71744-0566

According to the 2000 Census, Calhoun County is the smallest county in state by population.

Hampton * Thornton

    Harrell * Moro * Tinsman

Casewell, Champagnolle, Dallas, Fayette, Franklin, Huey, Jefferson, Locust, Bayou, Moro, Polk and River

Calhoun County was formed after the Census for 1850 was taken in Arkansas.
Many Calhoun County families can be found in the Ouachita County 1850 Census

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Calhoun County Records


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Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records


Marriage Records

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School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2017: obits for FERGUSON, WATSON.  Military news for HANNIGAN.  Gossip news for DUNN, FEA.  Crime news.


1870 Mortality Census Schedule, WW2 Enlistments, Early County History



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Surrounding Counties
Dallas County (north)
Cleveland County (northeast)
Bradley County (east)
Union County (south)
Ouachita County (west)
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