St. John Parish History
St. John the Baptist  was created March 31, 1807 by an act of the
Orleans Territory Legislature, and was one of the original 19 Louisiana parishes.

 A History of St. John the Baptist Parish


Lost and Found 
Lookup Volunteers
St. John Parish Discussion Board
LASTJOHN-L Mail List Archives 
US GenWeb Archives Digital Library

Our St. John Community
St. Johns Sheriffs Office...This is a wonderful site with a lot of great information.  Be sure to visit the section on Past Sheriff's History!
Reserve Volunteer Fire Department..Some wonderful old pictures in the History section!
St. John Government Offices

Parish Listings-National Register of Historic Places


      St. John Parish Databases & Links


New!  Search Engine
Search for documents in this Web site 


Links To Other Sites With
Connections To St. John Parish

Montz Family
German Coast Families 
Rodrigue Family
Tassin Family
Famille Perilloux
David FamilyLa
Famille Dufresne
Vicknair Genealogy
Becnel/Schnatz Homepage
The Ory Family
The Tregre Family

The Webre Family

St. John Parish Surnames
To register in the Surname Registry please put "St. John Parish Surname Registry" as the subject of your message and up to six surnames per researcher with researcher's name and e-mail address.

Register Your St. John The Baptist Parish Surnames

Surnames A thru C
Surnames D thru F
Surnames G thru J
 Surnames K thru M
 Surnames N thru Q
 Surnames R thru T
 Surnames U thru Z

If you find others researching your surnames, you can contact them by clicking on their name and sending them a message.


Sister Parishes

St. Charles Parish GenWeb

St. James Parish GenWeb
Louisiana Parish GenWeb Sites



German-Acadian Coast Historical & Genealogical Society, Inc.

Archdiocese of New Orleans Archives
St. John Parish Community Site
St. John Parish Library

Louisiana Genealogical & Historical Society
Genealogical Research Society of New Orleans
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild


 Parish Contributions and News
Isadore Pictures
View some pictures of the aftermath of hurricane Isadore


St. John Parish Mailing List

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Website Last Update 07/13/2006

 The St. John the Baptist Parish GenWeb site is maintained by Jim and Jana Webre
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 Jim and Jana Webre
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