Start My Family Tree Welcome to Geni, home of the world's largest family tree.
Join Geni to explore your genealogy and family history in the World's Largest Family Tree.

Arkansas State Capital Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas

« Back to Projects Dashboard

Project Tags

view all


  • Charles Byron "Chuck" Ketzscher, II (1956 - 2021)
    Lakewood United Methodist Church member, Charles Byron Ketzscher, II, died at home Wednesday, July 14, 2021. Ketzscher's home was North Little Rock, where he was born, September 23, 1956, to the city ...
  • Palmer Augusta Askew (1889 - 1982)
    Palmer A Askew of Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away Friday January, 29th. 1982. A native on Trazevant, Tennessee, he was a deacon of the Belleville Baptist Church and a member of the Christian Masonic...
  • Betty Askew (1896 - 1975)
    Betty White Askew, Born July, 27th. 1896, Passed away Wednesday in a Little Rock, Arkansas hospital. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James Logan White, and a member of the Belleville Baptist Churc...
  • Emil Brown Evans (1895 - 1955)
    Death Certificate

Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas:

Little Rock is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arkansas. The city's population was 202,591 in 2020, according to the United States Census Bureau. As the county seat of Pulaski County, the city was incorporated on November 7, 1831, on the south bank of the Arkansas River close to the state's geographic center. The city derived its name from a rock formation along the river, named the "Little Rock" (French: Le Petit Rocher) by the French explorer Jean-Baptiste Bénard de la Harpe in 1722. The capital of the Arkansas Territory was moved to Little Rock from Arkansas Post in 1821. The six-county Little Rock–North Little Rock–Conway, AR Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) is ranked 81st in terms of population in the United States with 748,031 residents according to the 2020 estimate by the United States Census Bureau.

Little Rock is a cultural, economic, government, and transportation center within Arkansas and the South. Several cultural institutions are in Little Rock, such as the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, the Arkansas Repertory Theatre, the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, and the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, in addition to hiking, boating, and other outdoor recreational opportunities. Little Rock's history is available through history museums, historic districts or neighborhoods of Little Rock like the Quapaw Quarter, and historic sites such as Little Rock Central High School. The city is the headquarters of Dillard's, Windstream Communications, Stephens Inc., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Heifer International, Winrock International, the Clinton Foundation, and the Rose Law Firm. Other corporations, such as Amazon, Dassault Falcon Jet, LM Wind Power, Simmons Bank, Euronet Worldwide, AT&T, and Entergy have large operations in the city. The state government is a large employer, with many offices downtown. Two major Interstate highways, Interstate 30 and Interstate 40, meet in Little Rock, with the Port of Little Rock serving as a shipping hub.