Cameron Parish, Louisiana Genealogy Guide

Cameron Parish, Louisiana (Map It) was created on March 15, 1870 from Calcasieu Parish and Vermilion Parish. The parish was named in honor of U.S. Secretary of War Simon Cameron. Learn More About State of Louisiana History.

Cameron Parish is bordered by Calcasieu Parish (northwest), Jefferson Davis Parish (northeast), Vermilion Parish (east), Jefferson County, Texas (southwest), Orange County, Texas (west).

Cameron Parish has no incorporated municipalities.

A Map of Cameron Parish, Louisiana contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Courthouse Records

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Courthouse
Cameron Parish, LA Courthouse

The Cameron Parish Courthouse is located in Cameron, Louisiana. Learn More About State of Louisiana Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Cameron parish. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • Cameron Parish Clerk of Court has Marriage Records from 1870, Land Records from 1870, Probate Records from 1870 and Court Records from 1870. The Parish Clerk of Court performs the functions of more than one office. As the Recorder, the office of the Clerk of Court receives, files, records and indexes all mortgages, conveyances and all other instruments recorded in the Public Records for the Parish. The Clerk’s Office receives and files all pleadings, such as petitions, answers, motions and other filings in Civil and Probate matters, as well as indictments, bills of information and other filings in Criminal matters. Another function of the Clerk’s Office is the issuance of Marriage Licenses and recording their returns after the marriages are performed.

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Census Records

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Vital Records

Cameron Parish, Louisiana Resources

Cameron Parish, Louisiana External Links

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