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Pointe Coupée Parish Civil Records

Collection 356

Pointe Coupée Parish. Civil Records, 1765–1967

Microfilm: 65 reels (35mm)

This collection contains civil records from Pointe Coupee Parish from the 18th and 19th centuries. Series include Original Acts, 1771-1836, and Conveyances, 1771-1859.

Most of the records were filmed by the Genealogical Society of Salt Lake City, Utah, in 1971. The film was acquired by the Center for Louisiana Studies as an extension of the Colonial Louisiana Records Collection. That collection was transferred to the University Archives and Acadiana Manuscripts Collection in 2013.


A. Original Acts
Reels 7-49 1771-1836
Reel 50 1771-1772 #386-534;
1778 #895-966;
1779 #967-1021;
1782 #1152-1186
Reel 51 1782
  [Note: Reels 50 and 51 were filmed by the Southwestern Archives and Manuscripts Collection in 1973. Both are on 16mm negative film]
B. Conveyances
1. Vendor Index to Conveyances
Reels 1-3 1765-1967
2. Vendee Index to Conveyances
Reels 4-6 1765-1967
  [Note: Reels 1-6 have two copies each. The second copy was transferred from LaRm Microfilm 1192]
C. Conveyances
Reels 52-59 1810-1859