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Phillips County, Arkansas
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Phillips County
Phillips County is located in the southeast central part of the state bordering the Mississippi River.
It was named for the first white settler and representative to the first Territorial Legislature of the Arkansas Territory, Sylvanus Phillips.

The county was organized May 1, 1820 and was the seventh county in Arkansas.

The county seat is at Helena.

Courthouse Address:
600 Cherry Street
Helena, AR 72342-3306

Cities, Towns and Other Populated Places
    Elaine * Helena-West Helena * Lake View * Marvell


Unincorporated places
Modoc * Poplar Grove

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Phillips County Data

Birth Records


Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles and Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Oct 2014:  JONES bio; obit for MORGAN



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