Land Records
Van Buren County
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Old Land Research Aids

Township and Range system explained

Land Owners & Locations 1837-39, 1841-43, 1851-52 & 1855
from Tax Records

Direct Index to Deeds 1865-1900

A-F * G-H * I-L * M-P * Q-T * -U- * V-Z

The deeds in the indexes above can be ordered from:
Van Buren County Clerk
451 Main
Clinton, AR 72031
Telephone: (501) 745-4140
cost as of 4/4/05 is $1 per page

Individual Deeds & Land Records

and other good information

Van Buren County Townships & Ranges 1833-1895

INDEX of US Land Patent Owners of Van Buren County

Did your ancestor have an original land grant in Van Buren County?
Find them here.

PLAT MAPS of Original Land Patent Owners by Township and Range

See where your ancestor lived and who their neighbors were.
Find the correct Township and Range to look at from the Index of US Land Patents owners above.

INDEX of US Land Patent Owners of land originally in Van Buren County, now in Cleburne County

There are no plat maps for these yet.

INDEX of US Land Patent Owners of land originally in Van Buren County, now in Stone County

There are no plat maps for these yet.

INDEX of US Land Patent Owners of land originally in Van Buren County, now in Searcy County

There are no plat maps for these yet.

Suspended Land Entries 1891

"Warrant Land" in Arkansas explained

"Donation Land" in Arkansas explained

"Graduation Land" in Arkansas explained

"Swamp Land Sales" in Arkansas explained

"School Land Sales" in Arkanas explained

Donation Land Owners in Van Buren County (in progress)

How the Townships and Range System works

Graphical Display of the Federal Township and Range System

An example to help you read the Township and Range Maps and find your ancestors.

You will find reference to the Cherokee Boundary Line on deeds in Van Buren County.
Click here to see a map of the Cherokee Boundary Line

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