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Poinsett County Facts

Population - Post Offices - County Officials -

Created: February 28, 1838
Named for: U. S. Secretary of War Joel R. Poinsett
Parent counties: Greene and St. Francis
Progeny: Craighead and Cross
First county seat: Bolivar
Current county seat: Harrisburg
Notes: All records destroyed by fire about 1872.