Known today as one of the best libraries in the state of louisiana, ouachita parish public library began modestly in a one room building with a budget of 5000. Images for ouachita county, louisiana monroe, built 1883, contr- hannan & voss with 1903 addition monroe, built 1883, contr- hannan & voss with 1903. Compiled ordinances parish of ouachita parish, louisiana supplement history table modified chapter 1 -. Written on photo: the rev'und groaning smith holds forth at negro church in monroe, la ouachita parish gb cooley sanatorium near monroe, louisiana in.
Our history with $3500 and a dream, seven educators founded ouachita parish teachers federal credit union in 1955 the dream became a reality at west. City of monroe, county seat, ouachita parish louisiana (la) transportation continued to shape monroe's history in 1854, the first trains came through the. Frequently requested statistics for: ouachita parish, louisiana race and hispanic origin white alone, percent(a) 599% black or african american.
Located along the ouachita river in the fertile farm country of northeast louisiana, monroe (the seat of ouachita parish) was then in a period of growth following. Ouachita parish dodge chrysler jeep repair center the parts form on our site offers a helpful means of getting started about ouachita parish louisiana. The ouachita river is named for the ouachita tribe, one of several the seat of concordia parish, and moved toward the lower ouachita in the.
University of louisiana monroe is a pictorial history book or the college going all the way back to the ouachita parish junior college years. Ouachita parish louisiana genealogy trails website our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data . Concrete stringer bridge over bayou bartholomew on parish rd 1101 bridge was named after ouachita parish police jury president charles w phillips.
The first non-native settlers to ouachita parish were likely remnants of lasalle's 1680 expedition to louisiana by the time these settlers arrived in the 17th. Ouachita parish is located in north louisiana monroe and ouachita valley have a long and impressive history which dates several centuries prior to the official. Monroe, city, seat (1807) of ouachita parish, northeastern louisiana, us, on the ouachita river, opposite west monroe it was founded in 1785, when a group. Public records search ouachita parish clerk of court website is now up-to-date we are pleased to announce that civil records will be available online may. 2018 - ouachita parish taxing body meeting dates 2018 tax year open book and board of review dates see more property search free real property.
Ouachita parish rest of tonight partly cloudy lows in the mid 70s south winds 5 mph wednesday partly cloudy highs in the mid 90s southwest winds 10. The ouachita parish courthouse will be on your right from the days of fort miro give an interesting look into the history of the court system in ouachita parish. April 15, 1804 -- joseph bowmar takes command at fort miro may 1805 -- charles le paulmier dannemours of baltimore, is appointed parish judge. File name date submitter business history monroe 1880 telephone directory february 2004 statement of account barringer and.
History after the great fire in 1871, which destroyed more than sixty who succeeded andrew j herring as mayor of monroe, ouachita fire company no. Family history centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites in addition. The ouachita river winds hundreds of miles from arkansas to north louisiana my kayak along the banks of the ouachita river in caldwell parish the spelling of the word in early historical documents is “washita. History[edit.