Sebastian County Facts

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Created: January 6, 1851
Named for: Judge William King Sebastian
Parent counties: Crawford, Polk, and Scott
Progeny: none
Current county seats: Fort Smith and Greenwood
Notes: Records in both courthouses damaged or destroyed during the Civil War. Greenwood courthouse records damaged or destroyed in a fire in 1881 and by a tornado in 1968. Site of historic Fort Smith.