Izard County was established in 1825 from a part of Independence County, and named for Arkansas’s second territorial governor, George Izard. Melbourne is the county seat.

A list of the Izard 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 “Izard 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.


Books from 1826


1826 December 1: James Scull, Territorial Treasurer, to John Adams, Sheriff of Izard County, Receipt