Woodruff County, Arkansas
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Woodruff County
Woodruff County is Arkansas's 54th county, formed on November 26, 1862 from Arkansas and Lawrence Counties.
It was named for William E. Woodruff, founder of the state's first newspaper, the Arkansas Gazette.

The county seat is located at Augusta and the courthouse address is:

P. O. Box 300
County Courthouse
Augusta, AR 72006

According to the census bureau, as of 2010, it was the second least populated county in Arkansas

Cities, Towns and Other Populated Areas

Augusta * Cotton Plant * McCrory
Hunter * Patterson

 Augusta * Barnes * Cache * Caney * Cotton Plant * Dent * De View
Franks * Freeman * Garden * Point * Pumpkin Bend * White River

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Woodruff County Data

Census Records

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles and Records

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Feb 2018:  County Organization and Early History
Jan 2018:  obits for MILLS, MCAFEE, JAMES.  Crime news for HATTERSON/PATTERSON, MORRIS, LEMONS, DORSEY; Community news

death notices for ROGERS, HENSON;
Community News; Crime News; Fire News; Court News for Flynt ;
Miscellaneous News Stories
Obits: Becton, Blanchard, Bosley, Bowen, Garland, Holloway, Hatch, Hazledine, Jones, Maberry, G. Patterson, M. Patterson, Reed, Sidel, Thompson, Threlkheld
Bios: Andrews, Battle, Beard, Becton, Buster, Cariker, Compton, Conner, Dent, Fakes, Grigsby, Hamblet, Hightower, Lewis, Locke, Lynch, Marsh, McGregor, Price, Reed, Revel, Roddy, Shoup, Snapp, Stanley, Stoker, Thompson, Trice, Vaughan, Waide, Westmoreland, Widener




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