Ouachita Parish Louisiana Genealogy Ouachita

    SueLynn Sandifer   
October 15, 2013

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About the Louisiana GenWeb Project

2nd Sunday of each month - , Ouachita Parish Library on Stubbs in the Louis Locke Room. The lecture will be ........................ Join us and bring a friend.

Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, Archives Index
Ouachita Parish Sheriffs from 1888 to the present.

Old Monroe...
   Tell it like it is

   Gambling has storied history in Monroe
Searching for your African American Heritage
Ouachita Parish Databases

Cemetery Listings

"To Meet Us on a Blissful Shore: Collected Ouachita Parish Newspaper Obituaries"
Compiled by Lora Peppers reveals fascinating historic stories recorded in local obituaries from 1825 to 1908. Pre-published orders are being taken for Vol.1. Vols. 2 & 3 will follow soon. Contact Lora Peppers at loradpeppers@hotmail.com

Louisiana USGenWEB Archives
Ouachita Parish Archives
Obituaries from News-Star
  Mailing address:   411 North 4th Street,  Monroe, Louisiana, 71201
  P.O. Box 1502 -  Monroe, Louisiana, 71210
  Switchboard: (318) 322-5161as supplied.
Ouachita Parish Queries
  2000 Queries
  2001 - 2002 Queries
  2004 Queries
  2005 Queries
  2006-2010 Queries
Ouachita Parish Published Resources and Lookup Volunteers
28th Infantry - Louisiana
Civil War in Louisiana
Civil War Index on Internet
Neighboring Parishes:
Caldwell, Jackson, Lincoln, Morehouse, Richland, Union
Parishes once part of Ouachita Parish:
Caldwell(1838), East Carroll(1832), West Carroll, Franklin(1843), Jackson(1805),
Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse(1844), Richland(1868), Union(1839).

Links to pages of other Researchers in Ouachita Parish
If you have a site up with information others may use, please leave email

Some other places to visit . . . .
Ouachita Parish Facts and Statistics
Louisiana Census Images online at SK Publications.
Southeastern Genealogy Online 
Louisiana Tombstone Transcription Project
Addresses for Louisiana Clerks of Court
Ouachita Parish Culture & Traveller's Guide
red ballLouisiana Genealogy & Family History Resources
Roots-L Databases & Files for Louisiana
Louisiana Newspapers
Louisiana Vital Statistics
Genealogy Materials in the New Orleans Public Library's Louisiana Division
What a treat! The Dead President's Page by Manus Hand
Penny Postcards from Louisiana.
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Louisiana African American Archives
Louisiana African American Genealogy (Slave listings)
Afro-Louisiana History and Genealogy
Creole Heritage Center

About the Louisiana GenWeb Project

Ouachita Parish Databases
If you have a family history you would like to make available to other researchers in this area, please let us know and we will store it at this site.

02/26/06 The story of Nicolo Bruno from his native land and relative. Click English version.
10/01/05 Heirs of Averett to Agreement and Contract contributed by Cline Averett
12/1/03 The Michael Takewell Genealogy Page with pictures and genealogy.
1/4/05  The Takewell Story furnished by Michael Takewell
8/30/98 Ouachita Parish Marriages from Conveyance Records at Courthouse - transcribed by Betty Sadler.
12/16/00 Family Histories of Bosco, Louisiana: 1941-1955. By Shirley Burks Wells for look ups.

Court Records...
      05/14/05 Heirs of Averett to Agreement and Contract
     Vinson Court Records provided by Al Vinson

Interment.net Cemetery Transcription Library

There are a few cemeteries listed here and you are welcome to add cemetery listings. However, you may want to check the Ouachita Parish Archives at RootsWeb. Louisiana Archives Index of Ouachita Parish Cemetery Records

 Bethyl Cemetery

 Henson Cemetery

 Indian Village Cemetery
 Beulah Cemetery (partial)    
 Lily White Circle Cemetery

Matthews Cemetery

McDougold Cemetery

Old Sardis Cemetery

 Twin Cities Memorial Gardens
8729 Cypress
West Monroe 71291
Danny Jackson 318-396-2620

Atkison Cemetery
197 Caples Rd
West Monroe 71292
Ann Frasier 318-324-8831

Grace Episcopal Columbarium
405 Glenmar Ave.
Monroe 71201
Rev. Frederick Robinson 318-387-6646

The Ingram Family Cemetery
PO Box 395
Mer Rouge 71261
David Burkett 318-388-4303

JS Clark Memorial Park Cemetery
314 Oakridge Ln
Haughton 71037
Oscar Williams

Magnolia Cemetery
Box 123
Monroe 71201-0000
Billy Pearson 318-329-2218

Mulhearn Memorial Park Cemetery
PO Box 77
Monroe 71210
Joe & Peter Mulhearn 318-343-1511

Old City Cemetery
PO Box 123
Monroe 71201-0000
Billy Pearson 318-329-2218

Richwood Memorial Gardens
PO Box 1829
West Monroe 71291
Murphy Blackwell, Jr. 318-388-1000

Riverview Cemetery
PO Box 123
Monroe 71201-0000
Billy Pearson 318-329-2218

Roselawn Memorial Gardens
PO Box 86
Calhoun 71225-0086
S O Fortenberry 31888-644-5212

St. Matthew Cemetery
PO Box 33
Monroe 71201-0033
Rev. William Carey

St. Paschal Catholic Church
Telephone - (318) 323-1631 * Fax - (318) 361-0527
711 North 7th Street, West Monroe, LA 71291
Pastor - Fr. Frank Coens, OFM

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