Saline County, Arkansas
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Saline County
Saline County was formed on November 2, 1835, and named for the salt water springs in the area.  
Its county seat and largest city is Benton.
The county name is pronounced "suh-LEAN" instead of the typical pronunciation of "SAY-lean".

Alexander ~ Benton (county seat) ~ Bryant ~ Haskell ~ Shannon Hills ~ Traskwood


Census-designated Places
Avilla ~ East End ~ Hot Springs Village ~ Salem

Unincorporated Communities
Brooks ~ Lakeside ~ Owensville


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Saline County Data

Birth Records

Church Histories / Records

Family Bibles and Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Feb 2018:  County Organization and Early History
Jan 2018:  1850 Mortality Schedule, bio for ORR, COFFELT


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Pulaski County (northeast)
Grant County (southeast)
Hot Spring County (southwest)
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