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Hempstead County, Arkansas
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Hempstead County was named for Edward Hempstead, a Missouri congressman.
The county seat is located at Hope.
It is known as the Watermelon Capitol. A 195 pound watermelon was grown here in 1939. 
The 2000 population was 10,616.

Birthplace of Pres. Bill Clinton
located at 117 South Hervey, Hope, Arkansas.
In this house Clinton was born on August 19, 1946.

Cities and Towns
Blevins * Fulton * Hope * McCaskill * McNab * Oakhaven * Ozan * Patmos * Perrytown * Washington

Hempstead County Data

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Death Records

Miscellaneous Data

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Nov 2014: 1870 Mortality Schedule



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