LaSalle Parish, Louisiana Genealogy Guide

LaSalle Parish, Louisiana (Map It) was created on July 3, 1908 from Catahoula Parish. The parish was named in honor of Explorer René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle. Learn More About State of Louisiana History.

LaSalle Parish is bordered by Caldwell Parish (north), Catahoula Parish (east), Avoyelles Parish (south), Rapides Parish (southwest), Grant Parish (west), Winn Parish (northwest).

LaSalle Parish Cities and Towns include Jena, Olla, Trout, Tullos, Urania.

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

LaSalle Parish, Louisiana Courthouse Records

LaSalle Parish, Louisiana Courthouse
LaSalle Parish, LA Courthouse

The LaSalle Parish Courthouse is located in Jena, 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 LaSalle 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.

  • LaSalle Parish Clerk of Court has Marriage Records from 1910, Land Records from 1910, Probate Records from 1910 and Court Records from 1910. 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.

LaSalle Parish, Louisiana Census Records

  • Learn More: State of Louisiana Census Records
  • U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
  • U.S. Census Reconstructed Records: None
  • State Population Schedules: None
  • U.S. Federal Census Slave Schedules: None
  • U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
  • Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
  • Union Veterans Schedules: None

LaSalle Parish, Louisiana Vital Records

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