Prairie County Facts

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Created: November 25, 1846
Named for: the "Grand Prairie" of Arkansas
Parent county: Pulaski
Progeny: Lonoke
Early county seats: the house of J. S. Hunt and Brownsville
Current county seats: Des Arc and DeValls Bluff
Notes: All records destroyed by fire in 1854. DeValls Bluff courthouse established 1885.