Welcome to AtlasFamily.Org, the online community for the Atlas Family of Lake Providence, East Carroll, Louisiana and Cameroon, Africa. This website holds information about the Atlas family, as well as resources for researching the East Carroll Parish and Northeastern Louisiana areas.

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Our Origins

Learn about our earliest traceable ancestor and our ties to the Bamileke in Cameroon and Lake Providence, LA.


east carroll parish Resources

Have family ties to Lake Providence or East Carroll Parish, LA? Check out the resources we've gathered after years of researching there.


family trees & charts

9 generations and genealogical connections for more than 2,200 people.


historical documents

Marriage and death certificates, obituaries, city directories, and more



research team & trip

Learn more about how our genealogy research team gathers the information on this website




Civil Rights Legacy

Several members of our family played important roles in the U.S. Civil Rights Movement.  Read about their stories in our Civil Rights Archive.