This section lists the state-wide associations of Arkansas. It then lists county associations from Baxter to Conway giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
The association was established in 1962. Their purpose is to preserve and share materials relating to Arkansas. The aims of the society are to promote family history research and to publish articles relating to Arkansas ancestors.
Back issues of their quarterly journal are available to download in PDF Format from 1962. They also have an Arkansas Ancestry Certificate Index with details of certificates issued to people who have proven connections with the state.
They are especially interested in these periods:
They also have an monthly email newsletter.
The association was established in 1971. They have a wide collection of resources that are accessible in Bentonville Public Library, 405 S. Main Street, Bentonville. Their site contains indexes to cemeteries inventoried by the association.
They also have indexes to:
Their site contains details of their extensive collection of resources that are accessible in the Heritage Center, 808 South Baker Street, Mountain Home. These resources include:
They have a number of publications for sale, which include:
Their site contains Indexes to Bradley Co. Marriage Records before 1940 and then 1940-1990. Please note the indexes are incomplete. There is also an index to names coming from the book Bradley Co. Family Histories which is now out of print. There are also transcriptions of some wills.
They also have numerous books for sale, which include:
Their site contains indexes to:
Maps and Cemetery Listings are also available.
Their site contains a list of surnames currently being researched by members of the association. There is also a list of ongoing projects which includes the Conway Co. Obituary Project and the Conway Co. Family Genealogy Database.Website: