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St. James Parish Court Records

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This page was last updated on Wednesday, 01-Mar-2023 04:26:52 EST. 
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When e-mailing me regarding this website, please state that your message concerns St. James Parish.  Also, please note that I am a volunteer webmaster and therefore, I do not have any other information on particular family lines other than what is given in the table below.  I cannot do look-ups or research. Please check the St. James Parish website at St. James Parish USGenWeb Site for a list of look-up volunteers and parish resources.

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A special thanks to Lea Gaines for submitting the first trascribed obituary for St. James Parish !!!

Filename File Size Date Submitter
Death of Jean Baptiste Vicknair 3 K Aug. 1998 French Settlement Historical Society
Succession and Community of Prosper Plaisance, Sr. 30 K Dec. 2000 Mary Nett
Succession and Community of Donat Guidry 127 K Dec. 2000 Mary Nett


We are looking for any historical documents, articles, photos, etc. Everyone is urged to donate transcriptions of St. James Parish bible records, cemeteries, court records, old newspaper articles, biographies of residents, old letters, census data, obituaries, family histories, parish histories, military records, old photographs, etc.

Contact Ben Bourgeois if you would like to contribute any records to the St. James Parish Archive Project.    The manager of the archive files cannot translate, transcribe or type the documents for you, but will help you with formatting and answer questions on how to submit your documents.   Please click here to view the instructions for submitting your information:

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