Howard County was established in 1873 as Arkansas’s seventy-fourth county, from portions of Hempstead, Sevier, Polk, and Pike counties. It was named for state senator James Howard. Nashville serves as the county seat.

A list of the Howard County records microfilm available at the Arkansas State Archives can be found in our County records microfilm collection.

The results below are automatically collected from materials on this site that have been tagged with the Geographical Area of “Howard County (Ark.)” This list does not include all of the Arkansas State Archives’ materials regarding this county, but provides a starting point for research. Please click on each title below to learn more about it and the collection to which it belongs.

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Submissions from 2021

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Blue Bayou Circuit, Methodist Episcopal Church committee statement, 1845

This collection contains one committee statement from a Methodist Church circuit in Arkansas.

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Ebenezer Camp Ground papers, 1857-1908

This collection contains deeds, promissory notes, and proceedings of trustee meetings.

Submissions from 2020

Bellmont Methodist Church records, Howard county, Arkansas

Cemeteries: Corinth, Howard County

Center Point Missionary Baptist Church Records, Howard County, Arkansas

Churches: History of Mount Carmel Baptist, Howard County

Churches: Howard County Baptist Association

Conatser Family

County line cemetery records, Howard county, Arkansas

George R. Steel: Howard County

Green-McLaughlin Family

Howard County

Howard County Missionary Baptist Association Minutes

Howard County Records: Plat Book

Howard County Records: Surveyor's Certificates in 1908

Howard County Records: Tax list of counties forming Howard in 1873

Howard county schools photograph album

Latimer funeral home records, Howard county, Arkansas: 1946-1987

Map of Arkansas State Forestry Commission Ranger District of Howard County (Ark.)

Minute of the First Annual Meeting of the Howard County Baptist Association No. 2

Minutes of the Howard County Baptist Association, Arkansas

Minutes of the Howard County Missionary Baptist Association

Perkins Family: Howard County

Post Offices: Howard County

Shell, Richard B.

Stanton Family: Howard County

Untitled map of ranger districts in Sevier (Ark.) Howard County (Ark.)

Williams, Mrs. Nancy

Submissions from 2019

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Howard County

Submissions from 1991

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Howard County

Submissions from 1984

General Highway Map Howard County. 1 print, 1984

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Lee and Myrtle Weeks Hatch papers, 1943-1984

This collection consists mainly of letters and cards that Lee and Myrtle Hatch received from family members, primarily sisters and nieces, and their son, Elmer. Also included are poems written by Myrtle Hatch, songs and poems she copied, greeting card fronts she used to decorate her walls, and comic books and magazines.

Submissions from 1978

County Line Baptist Church

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1977

General Highway Map Howard County. 1 print, 1977

Submissions from 1976

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Umpire #8

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Umpire #8

Submissions from 1974

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1972

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1971

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Howard County

Submissions from 1970

Howard County Records: Probate Records: Record of Wills, Books "A-B"

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1967

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Howard County

Submissions from 1966

Howard County Records: Marriage Records, Book "Z" (part)

Howard County Records: Probate Court Records, Book "I" (part)

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1965

County Line Baptist Church, Church Roll and Record Books

Submissions from 1964

Howard County Records: Soldiers and Sailors Discharge Records, Book "A"

Submissions from 1962

Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, Howard County

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1961

Howard County Records: Marriage Records, Books "X (part)-Z" (part)

Submissions from 1960

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1958

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Childress #39

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Childress #39 - Dunbar #40

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Tollette #38

Submissions from 1957

Howard County Records: Probate Court Records, Books "G-I" (part)

Submissions from 1956

Howard County Records: Register of Physicians and Surgeons

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Tollette #38

Images from 1954

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Howard County, 1952-1954

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Chapel Hill #7 - Umpire #8

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Submissions from 1953

Howard County Records: General Index to Deeds and Mortgages, Books "G-J"

Submissions from 1952

County Line Baptist Church, Church Roll and Record Books

Howard County Records: Marriage Records, Books "W (part)-X" (part)

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1951

Casady, Mrs. Elby

Submissions from 1950

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Nashville #1

Submissions from 1949

County Line Baptist Church, Sunday School Records, Cemetery Fund

Edwards, Laura

Howard County Records: Probate Records: Letters Testamentary, Book "A"

Submissions from 1948

Feemester, Mrs. Lizzie

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Faulkner #36 - Tollette #38

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Tollette #38

Submissions from 1947

Howard County Records: Marriage Records, Books "U (part)-W" (part)

Submissions from 1946

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Childress #39

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Smyrna #24 - Bissell #35

Submissions from 1945

Howard County Records: Probate Records: Executor's Bonds, Book "A"

Howard County Records: Probate Records: Letters of Administration, Book "A"

Submissions from 1944

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dunbar #40 - Thompson

Submissions from 1942

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Dierks #2

Submissions from 1941

Howard County Records: Index to Marriage Records, Book "1"

Howard County Records: Marriage Records, Books "S (part)-U" (part)

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Center Point #4

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Center Point #4 - Chapel Hill #7

Howard County Records: School Census Records, Mineral Springs #3