Johnson County 1997 Queries


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Barnes Jan 2 1997 John Barnes is listed on the 1860 census of Johnson County, AR with the family of N.M. Wood. His age was listed as 22 making his date of birth about 1838. I believe that this John Barnes may be my gggrandfather. I have no information on John Barnes regarding who his parents were. John C. Barnes married Nancy jane Ketcherside on Jan. 18, 1861 in Johnson County. They had a son names Wesley Edward Barnes born Dec. 1865 in Springfield, MO. Hope to hear from a Barnes researcher!
Blackard Jan 2 1997 Need documentation for military service for Irvin Hence Blackard, born 22 Jan 1832, Person Co., NC, married Lavinia Jane Johnson, 21 Sep 1854. Irvin H. Blackard thought to have participated in Battle of Wilson Creek/oal Hills and to have died 10 Aug 1861. Handwritten transcription of military discharge from Clint Blackard, deceased, gives military unit as Co. 26 Third Arkansas Infantry. No documentation for this information. No information has been found for Co.26. Need death date confirmation and burial place for Irvin Hence Blackard. Probate file from Johnson County, AR, missing.
Clark Jan 2 1997 Looking for any information on William L. Clark. The info that I have so far is he was born in 1819 in VA. I am sure he was married abouth 1840-1843 in Jackson County, AL to Elizabeth Jane (Betty) Collins. That county has no marriage records prior to 1850 but all my Collins data leads to that county. They moved to Johnson County, AR about 1847-1848. From there he moved to Delta County, TX after Elizabeth died in 1879. I found him in the 1889 census for Delta County but nothing since. Theire Children were: Eliza, George, Sara(Sally), Benjamin, Andrew, Pleasant, Mary Jane, Margaret, Susan, George, and Orpha.
Douglas Jan 2 1997 Maj. George Douglas settled in Johnson County after the Civil War. He married Lucy A. Newton and they had two children, Lula Lee and William G. Ft. Douglas was named after Maj. Douglas. He was murdered on 26 Apr 1882 in his home. Any information about this family, especially the children would be greatly appreciated.
Gray Jan 2 1997 I am looking for info on a Nancy A. Gray born 1-28-1828 and married James Campbell.
Steward Jan 2 1997 Looking for any information on my ggrandfather, James Steward, age 10 on the 1850 census of Johnson County, Spadra twp, dwelling 9. When and who did he marry? (wife's first name maybe Julia?) Where are his parents Joseph A. and Elizabeth Steward buried? Any information on his 6 brothers and sisters? Trying to prove James is my great grandfather. Can anyone advise me on how to do this? Any help would be appreciated.
Carmen FarmerJan 2 1997I am researching the Knights, Nails and Hensons who lived in Johnson County circa 1900. I have a large amount of info about the Knights, as well as descent amounts of info re: Nails and Hensons. Would love to make contact with any descendants of these families.
William H. Douglas Tue Jan 7 08:56:09 1997

Seeking information on Maj George Douglas b Breckinridge Co., Ky 15 Apr 1842, murdered in his home, Johnson Co.,26 April 1882, is buried in Ft. Douglas,Arkansas which he founded. He had two children Lula Lee b 1873 and William G. b 1876. Would like his military record also
Sharon Turner Yoder Fri Jan 17 11:41:55 1997

TURNER, MANTOOTH, OWENS, O'NEAL - looking for info on these families. Need Judge Benjamin Turner's ancestors. Son Eulis Vernon was born in Hartman, Johnson Co., AR. I am stuck at Thomas Mantooth, b.1760 in NC. Any information on these families in Franklin, Johnson, Newton, or Madison counties will be appreciated. I have a large database and am willing to share info or look up for you to see if we have a connection.
Lowell Parker Sat Jan 18 14:56:49 1997

I am seeking info on descendants of John PARKER, b. 1820, ClayCo, Ky, wife Eliza CLEVENGER, b. 1823, Lawrence Co, Ky; Children: Sarah, b. 1841; James, b. 1844; Anna, b. 1848; Martha, b. 1850; Leander, b. 1856; John and Miniard (twins), b. 12-20-1858. All children b. Lawrence Co, Ky. John and his family moved from Lawrence Co, Ky. to Arkansas in the mid 1870's. They went first to Johnson Co, Ar. for a few years where John operated a ferry boat on the Arkansas River. They later moved to Madison Co, Ar. where John died in 1893. I have been told that both John and Eliza are buried in the Bolinger Cemetary located south of Kingston, Ar. Leander (Lee) and Miniard are both listed in the 1900 census of Madison Co. Any information of the descendants of John and Eliza PARKER will be greatly appreciated. I will answer all responses and will share information. Thanks.
Tom Arnold Tue Jan 21 03:51:24 1997
Info needed on Arnolds in Arkansas...especially Boone, Searcy, Johnson, & Clay counties.
Newsom Jan 12 1997 I am researching for any information on my ggrandfather Randolph Newsom. He married Lucy Athy in Johnson County on January 25, 1877. My grandfather Harmon Gordon Newsom was born March 17, 1884 in Johnson County. If anyone has any knowledge about this family I would appreciate hearing from them.
Hampton Jan 12 1997 I'm looking for information on Albert E(wen) Hampton b abt 1843 AR probably Coal Hill who married Martha Ann Howard 25 Oct 1866 both from Johnson County as per marriage record. Martha was born abt 1841. 1870 & 1880 census living in Grant twp. Albert & Martha had four children as per census; William G. Rufus(d Paris), Donna, and Ott (b 1883 d Russellville). I have little information on Martha. Albert remarried 12 Oct. 1890 Mrs. John A. Whittle of Coal Hill. Albert is now from Altus, Franklin Co., AR 1900 census living Hogan twp, Franklin Co, AR. Would like to tie up some loose ends with "Addie" John Adner.
Butler Jan 19, 1997 Coleman Butler (b1829 in TN/d: ? IL) Enlisted in Co H 26th AR Inf Reg, Feb. 1, 1863 in Johnson County. After war left family, later found in Massac County IL 1870 and Pope County, IL 1880. He divorced his first wife, Nancy Thomason Butler, in Massac Co., IL in 1869. Nancy & two sons moved to Dallas County, AR and later to Hot Spring Co. Looking for any info on Coleman Butler.
MOORE Jan 31, 1997 Would like to share information with anyone researching MOORE's in Arkansas. My ancestor is George Washington MOORE. First wife, Savannah, had two children a daughter and a son, Water Benjamin. Second wife, Fanny Elizabeth REYNOLDS, had Ed Ester, fred Vester, Frank Thomas, Roy Robert, Jesse Guy, Tess Lee, Howard Mascar, Floyd Chester and Elsie. George & Fanny are residing in Johnson County AR in the 1900 & 1910 census.
MILLER Jan 31, 1997 William Henry Denson married Josephine MILLER in Arkansas County, AR about 1873. He is said to have lived in Johnson Co for a time & I wonder if anyone knows whether he owned land or has seen mention of him in county research. Josephine MILLER is my mystery name. She was born in GA but I have no clue as to her parents. I am also very interest in the LASTER name. Theymayhave been connected to the BURLESON or CLARK families of Carroll County, AR; LASTERS were in Johnson County.

Daniel Rogers Feb. 5, 1997 A copy of a book that I published 11 years ago is in the Clarksville library titled, Rogers-A Family History. I am still looking for more information on Joseph C. Rogers. He brought his family from TN in the 1840's to Madison County, AR, then to Johnson County. Maybe someone knows something.
Kimberly Wirth Feb. 5, 1997 Frank Redford Moore born 1866 in Alabama, Died 1926 and buried in Lone Pine Cemetery, Johnson Co., AR. Married Ora Martin. They had seven children; Ada Moore-m-Benson Frost; Permilia Moore-m-Ewell Handley; Martin Moore-m-Minnie Roberts; Jess Moore-m- Martha EmmaWhiston; Lillian Moore-m-Jack Ingram; Alsy Moore-m- Robert Byers and Lydia Moore-m-KinchenBynum. I would like to share information with anyone researching this line.
Kimberly Wirth Feb.5, 1997 Tess Lee Moore born 1902 in Ozone, AR. Married first: Stella Atkins, their children were Ervin and Anziene. He married second to Iva Ritchie. I would like to share information withy anyone researching this line
Kimberly Wirth Feb 5 1997 Roy Robert Moore born in Ozone, AR, died 1971/1972 and is buried in Oark, AR. He married ZorieArbaugh. Their children were Buella, Avis, Herla, Harvin, Edna and Junior. I would like to share information withy anyone researching this line.
Kimberly Wirth Feb 5 1997 Amanda Silvenus "Venus" MOORE, 1863-1942 Married Pink Blakley 1864-1929. They had three children: 1)Tess Blakley-m-Rose Hudson, 2)Lou Blakley (1897-1980)-m-Amos Kendall in 1920, 3)Emma Blakley-m-Luther Qualls. I would like to share information with anyone researching this line.
Kimberly Wirth Feb 5 1997 Solomon Jaspar Moore married Eliza Elizabeth Griffin. They had a son named James Franklin Moore born 1890 in Johnson Co., AR. He married Lou Wise. I would like to share information with anyone researching this line.
Pat RowbothamFeb 5 1997 Need info on Jonathan Clark. His wife, Lucretia Gilbreath Clark (b.3 Feb 1811, IL) was granted a divorce by the Arkansas Legislature on 16 Oct 1835 after several petitions. Known children of this union were Racheal (b 16 Oct 1829, AR m. Henry Blen Butts) and Hugh (b c1834, AR).
Ronald Goforth Feb 17 1997 David W. Goforth died sometime after the Civil War, and is supposed to be buried in Monnow Creek Cemetery near Hagerville. I would like to learn the date of his death, and to correspond with anyone researching this family.
Nancy Brower Feb 22, 1997 Price/Houston I am looking for information on George and Zerelda (McClain) Price. They moved to Johnson Co. with their youngest children 1860-1870. Eliza married John Houston. George and Willie probably remained unmarried. They are all buried in the Lamar Cemetery. Can anyone help me with this family?
Dwayne Crandall Tue Feb 11 05:43:16 1997

I am looking for Mary Jane WILLIAMS b. 1854 in Arkansas and her parents. Not sure of the county, but she married Louis Franklin COWAN in 1874 in Boone County, AR. Louis' family came from Johnson County, AR between 1853 and 1855. Thanks Dwayne Crandall, CPA, CIA, MHA dcrandal@mail.coin.missouri.edu http://www.geocities.com/MotorCity/1949
Arthur R. Seder, Jr. Sun Feb 16 07:26:47 1997

I am looking for information on the Grantham family in Johnson County. Richard Grantham arrived about 1832, married Araminta Glass in Pope County in 1833, died in 1834. Also, his brother Nathan Grantham settled in Johnson County in 1845-46 and lived there until he died about 1890.
Sharon Turner Yoder Mon Feb 17 08:46:22 1997
ADAMS-need information on ANNA ADAMS,b. abt 1882, d.abt 1908, Clarksville, Johnson Co., AR, m. Benjamin Franklin TURNER,abt.1904. Anna had a brother, Newton. Any information on Anna or her family will be appreciated. Also seeking information on Benjamin's family-f.John C., m. Mancie Angeline. Benjamin married (2)Florida (Flora) Garner Powell, possibly in Johnson Co.
Dwayne Crandall Tue Feb 11 05:43:16 1997

I am looking for Mary Jane WILLIAMS b. 1854 in Arkansas and her parents. Not sure of the county, but she married Louis Franklin COWAN in 1874 in Boone County, AR. Louis' family came from Johnson County, AR between 1853 and 1855. Thanks Dwayne Crandall, CPA, CIA, MHA dcrandal@mail.coin.missouri.edu http://www.geocities.com/MotorCity/1949
Don Thompson Thu Feb 13 17:30:07 1997
My great-grandfather William Thompson and wife Margaret Phipps Thompson were in Bond Co., IL, in the 1850 Census and in Johnson County the 1860 Census. Sone of the family showed up in Hunt Co., TX in 1862 but others never heard from again. Wonder if someone could give me a little history of the Shoal Creek district in 1860 in Johnson County, Arkansas, to maybe turn on a switch.
Arthur R. Seder, Jr. Sun Feb 16 07:26:47 1997

I am looking for information on the Grantham family in Johnson County. Richard Grantham arrived about 1832, married Araminta Glass in Pope County in 1833, died in 1834. Also, his brother Nathan Grantham settled in Johnson County in 1845-46 and lived there until he died about 1890.

Sherman E. Jumper Wed Mar 5 08:14:19 1997

JUMPER-Seeking info on the family of Porter W. JUMPER & his wife, Mattie. This family was in Johnson County before 1887. The 1900 census shows Porter and Mattie living in Grant Township with their five children; Richard, b. OCT 1887; Myrtle, b. AUG 1889; Gussy C., b. JUL 1893; Lizzy, b. APR 1894; and Lada J., b. MAR 1896. All the children were born in Arkansas. Porter JUMPER was a native of Tishomingo Co., MS. Porter was the son of John W. Jumper of Pontotoc Co., MS
Anna Fields March 5, 1997 Researching Joseph Kittrell and wife Martha Ann Thompson Kittrell. First purchased lands in Johnson Co 4/27/1845 from Jepetha C. and Margaret Payne. They had married 10/7/1825 in Hamilton Co., IL. Were in Carroll Co., AR by 1838. Moved to Stanislaus Co., CA. Their children married Harps, Anderson, Matthews, McSwain, and Jones.
Ronald GoforthMarch 5, 1997I am researching for information on David W. Goforth who is buried at Minnow Creek Cemetery. I believe he is the son of James Goforth of Boone Co., MO. Any help is appreciated.
Richard & Charleen Crawford March 13, 1997 We are looking for a Susan Swing, or Susan Moody, or Susan Williams. She was married to Alford Swing, and T.J. Moody (Thomas Jefferson), and James C. Williams. They were in Johnson County around the 1870's. Also James and Laura Williams with children were in Johnson County about 1880 to 1905.
Anna Fields  March 17, 1997  Researching James P. Moses (1810NC-1900) and Yozzinah "Zina" George Moses (1814 AL/TN- ) who were living in Johnson Co. 1840. Zina somehow related to the Hardin George family of Yell Co and Francis George Medlin Newton and Byrd George families of early Johnson Co. Probably burd. in old Newton Cemetery. His picture is included inthe large, framed photo in the courtroom of Johnson Co along with 159 other men.
June Walkord  March 17, 1997  I am researching for information regardin Walkord family history. William H. & Mary Deavers Walkord lived around Knoxville abt 1881. Their first child, Maudie Myrtle was born 18 July 1881 and died 19 July 1882. Wm. died 9 March 1894. Mary Walkord married John Holmes 26 June 1896 in Knoxville. Will be most appreciative of any help, tips, or ideas!
Edna  March 17, 1997  Need to get in touch with descendants of Henry Reed and Bethena Bolinger Reed who were in Johnson County in 1902. I'm a Tennessee cousin and would like to know more about their branch of the family. Bethena was the daughter of Sarah newport and A.J. Bolinger from TN. Any help or clues appreciated.
MARCIA CANTRELL Fri Mar 7 10:17:40 1997

Looking for info on William LOWERY, b. 1869 in Johnson Co. d. 1957 in Sebastian Co. or Franklin Co. Married Dora ADCOCK. His father was James Robert LOWERY.
RON FRAME Sun Mar 9 16:12:47 1997

March 9, 1997 Searching for ancestors and descendants of James M. Lewis, b. 14 April 1844 in Gilmer County, Georgia. m/Fannie E. (McMinn??), place unknown. We do not know when they came to Arkansas, but James died in Johnson County, and is buried in Hogan cemetery there. Fannie died in Newton County, where she is buried in Buckhorn Cemetery at Fallsville. Son,John William Lewis and his wife m/Mary Ann Durham, are my wife's great grandparents, and they resided in Newton County. Glad to exchange information.
Michael Pelter Tue Mar 11 16:03:32 1997

Arlie James WINN b. 3/27/1905 in Johnson CO. Only child of George Raymond WINN and Mayfair Susie Treadwell. "Susie" died soon after giving birth and Arlie was placed in foster care. I am looking for information on George and Susie
Warren March 17 1997  MULLIN (Mullins, Mullen, Mullens..) Looking for anyone who has any info on the death of Swift Flower Mullin on April 11, 1864 in the engagement of troops at Clarksville, AR. Anyone know where he's buried? Can I get info on the engagement? Anyone have details on Company K, 2nd Arkansas Infantry? Please e-mail
Debra Blackard Wed Mar 19 14:59:04 1997

Seeking information regarding marital history of BARON De KALB HICKEY. B.D. HICKEY AND first wife, MARY ELIZABETH BOOKOUT are found on the 1880 POPE CO., AR Census. Family tradition reports a last child, Lee, born about 1882 and the death of Mary E. in 1894. Widower, B.D. (BARON De KALB) HICKEY, married Mrs. MARGARET F. MILLER, 3 Oct 1883, in Montgomery Co., AR. Need maiden name of MARGARET MILLER, conclusion of marriage to B.D. Hickey, and death date and burial place of MARGARET. Margaret and large family are found listed in the 1880 MONTGOMERY CO., AR Census. Another marriage for B.D. HICKEY to MATTIE PEARSON, 18 Aug 1892, is recorded in LITTLE RIVER CO., AR. By 1900, B.D. HICKEY and son, ARCH, (b. 19 May 1897, TX) are in JOHNSON CO., AR. Another son, FRANK (b. 24 Jun 1894, d. c 1898,) reportedly stayed with his mother in TEXAS following a divorce. Is MATTIE PEARSON the mother of ARCH and FRANK? To what county in TEXAS did B.D. HICKEY and family migrate? Need proof of death/burial place for MARY ELIZABETH BOOKOUT HICKEY, information regarding conclusion of marriage to HICKEY; maiden name of Mrs. MARGARET MILLER, death/burial place of MARGARET, conclusion of marriage; names of parents of MATTIE PEARSON, conclusion of marriage to HICKEY, death/burial place of MATTIE; death/burial of ARCH HICKEY. Does anyone know of any other marriages for BARON De KALB HICKEY? He subsequently married three more times in POPE and JOHNSON COUNTIES, AR. Family tradition attributes seven wives to Baron De Kalb Hickey. I have record of six. Please contact me at my E-mail address or home address: Debra Blackard, Rt. 2 Box 191, Lamar, AR 72846
Debra Blackard Wed Mar 19 15:07:03 1997
Seeking contact with CHARLES M. HICKEY descendants. CHARLES M. HICKEY, son of JOHN RICHARD HICKEY and wife, MARGARET MACOM, is buried in ALMA CITY CEMETERY, according to HISTORY IN HEADSTONES, CRAWFORD CO., AR cemetery listings. JOHN RICHARD and MARGARET HICKEY of JOHNSON CO., AR, are buried in the "Old North" Hagarville Cemetery, Hagarville, Johnson Co.,AR. Seek contact with any of their descendants. Debra Blackard, Rt. 2 Box 191, Lamar, AR 72846.
Jenny Lee Thu Mar 20 22:02:34 1997
For the last seven+ years I have been trying to locate the parents of Wiley "Yank" WILLIAMS b 16 Oct 1836 in Tipton Co., TN served in the Civil War while living in Newton Co., AR and died 9 September 1898 in Johnson Co., AR. He is said to be buried in the Coleman Cemetery near the town of Pelsor. His 1st wife was Mary Jane WROTEN, I have no dob for her her dod 8 Apr 1889, Johnson Co., AR. I have no other information on her except a note found in a journal stating her mother was Sarah ANDERSON. Wiley & Mary Jane lived in the town of Jasper, Newton Co., during the Civil War. I need any suggestions, advice, etc that I can obtain. Thank you for all help, Sincerely, Jenny Lee E-mail pooh@fia.net
Mary Ann McTee Sat Mar 29 14:09:38 1997
Researching NEWTON family. WM. M H NEWTON, EBENEZER NEWTON and THOMAS NEWTON, JR. These families were in Drew, Johnson and Pope Counties in 1840s-1870s. These are lines from REV THOMAS NEWTON, son of EBENEZER and ELIZABETH BUCHANAN NEWTON originally of Penn, then N.C., and Ala. Will share info. 

Susan Bockoven Thu Apr 3 14:45:37 1997
DR. JAMES L. SOUTHWORTH Seeking ANY information/researcher/descendant of Dr. James L. Southworth who lived in Knoxville, Johnson Co., Arkansas in 1952. THANK YOU!!!
Diane Fri Apr 4 18:01:29 1997

I'm looking for any info on George H. Collins's parents or any of his family He was born in Madison County Ark in 1896. Married Bessie Mayfield Oct 1923 in Johnson County Ark. I'm looking for info on his parents, & brothers and sisters I think his father's name is William Samuel & his mother is Priscilla. Brothers names were Burt & Joe & sister was Bessie. I believe they were his step-brothers and sisters. Priscilla died and he married again. Also looking for Bessie Mayfield's parents. I know her parents were Nathan Mayfield and Hattie Ellington. Her brothers were Archie, Levi, Eli,& Walter & a sister Minnie. Would appriciate any info. Diane
Norma Karter Fri Apr 4 19:34:21 1997

MCGEE - Looking for Newman MCGEE who is listed in Johnson county 1837 Tax Records. Supposedly married Jemina Irving. Any information would be appreciated.
Debra Blackard Fri Apr 4 10:47:24 1997
Seek information regarding a Mr. TOWE buried in MINNOW CREEK CEMETERY. Mr. TOWE is reported to have fallen in "the creek" and drowned. What was Mr. TOWE's complete name? Who were other members of his family? What creek?
Wilda McMurry Fri Apr 4 11:23:07 1997
Family of Isaac TAYLOR, in Johnson Co., AR from 1833-1844, then moved to Ozark, near Ft. Smith. Wife Elizabeth MARTIN. Both b. ca. 1800, he in SC, she in NC. Were in TN before AR. Need any info or connections before 1833. Chn. include William, James, Joseph, Lavina Arbella, Temple Charlotte.
Marilyn Hanks Mon Apr 7 12:45:21 1997

I'm trying to find out how SARAH ELIZABETH (LETHGO) DUKES died, when and where. Family History states that she was killed by Cuartville Raiders (Quantrille?), probably in Johnson County, between 1869-1877. Some family members say that it was her husband, RANSOM DUKES, who was killed by marauders. Their children, JAMES ISOM, MARTHA JO, JOSEPH, FANNY, WILLIAM MAJOR, and MARY ELIZABETH went to Franklin County to live with SARAHS' parents, JAMES and MARY ANN LETHGO. RANSOMS' parents were MAJOR and ELIZABETH (MCLAIN) DUKES. Any tips on how I can go about proving, or disproving, this information?
Stephen Barber Sat Apr 19 20:06:43 1997

Researching HENRY B. HORTON who gave his age as 70 in 1885 and his residence as Cabin Creek, Johnson County, Arkansas. He came from Shelby County,. Alabama in 1878.
Jerry Peek Sat Apr 26 06:41:31 1997
Looking for info on my mother's family. They lived in the Cole Hill area. Between 1925 and 1935. He had two children Maxine and R.J. and four stepchildren, they were Byrds.
Jennifer Dillard Barton Sun Apr 27 13:51:26 1997
I am searching for info on the Price, North, Voss, and Chronister families. Now I'm focusing on the VOSS family. My great-grandfather was LeRoy Voss. He was born in TN in 1845 and died in 1927 and is buried at Minnow Creek Cemetary. He came to AR around 1900. Currently, I'm stuck and any info would be greatly appreciated. His children were:Levi Lorack, Inez Hardiman, Claudie, Flora, and Esco Scott. Thanks!

Judie Fite King Tue May 6 15:04:35 1997

GROUNDS(GRUNT) Johannes GROUNDS born 24 Jun 1793 Lincoln Co., NC died 1837 Johnson Co., AR. He married Cynthia H. ?. Would like complete death & burial date & place for Johannes. Would like birth, marriage, death & burial dates & places and parents for Cynthia. Thanks.
Helen Walts Tue May 6 08:41:09 1997
I would like to know if there is anyone who can tell me about James S. CHAMBERS who was living in Johnson Co. in the 1860 census? Thanks for your help.
Jack G. Watt Thu May 8 14:46:25 1997

FLEMING - Seeking information about James M. FLEMING who is shown in the 1850 Census for Johnson Co. AR, Pittsburgh Twsp. #117. There are James M. Fleming, 33M, Farmer, Brn TN; Martha M, 28F, Brn TN; Wm.H. 7M, Brn. AR; Henry H. 5M, Brn AR; Sarah 3F Brn. AR and Samuel 2M, Brn. AR. Could James M. FLEMING be the father of Sherwood Ramsey FLEMING who was born in Ft. Smith AR 5 Apr 1854 and later moved to Bureau Co. IL? JackGWatt@aol.com
Jack G. Watt Thu May 8 14:47:30 1997
FLEMING - Seeking information about James M. FLEMING who is shown in the 1850 Census for Johnson Co. AR, Pittsburgh Twsp. #117. There are James M. Fleming, 33M, Farmer, Brn TN; Martha M, 28F, Brn TN; Wm.H. 7M, Brn. AR; Henry H. 5M, Brn AR; Sarah 3F Brn. AR and Samuel 2M, Brn. AR. Could James M. FLEMING be the father of Sherwood Ramsey FLEMING who was born in Ft. Smith AR 5 Apr 1854 and later moved to Bureau Co. IL? JackGWatt@aol.com
Natalie Sun May 11 11:17:38 1997
John Henry Clark B 9 mar 1881, Clarksville,Ak. Md Lizzy Bell Sanders 4 July 1904 Az. Father William Clark B Missouri, Md Ellen Spurgeon no dates
Pauline Kouvalas Thu May 22 02:31:36 1997
Need info on James and Sarah Grady living in Johnson Co., AR 1870. Where did they live before Johnson Co? Where did they go after? Any descendants of sons; James, John or daughter Cornelia m. Drain? Also, need info on Nathan Emery and son, John, living in Johnson Co. 1900.
Deborah Tue May 27 21:04:56 1997

BARNES, JOHN C. and WOOD, EMELINE. John C. Barnes married Emeline Wood on March 14, 1869, in Johnson Co, Arkansas. In the 1870 census of Johnson Co., Arkansas, they are listed with the family of ELIZA BARNES. Would appreciate hearing from anyone who has knowledge of JOHN C. BARNS/BARNES and EMELINE (EMMA) WOOD.

Beverly Short Mon Jun 2 12:25:40 1997

Would like to exchange information with family of Jacob Johnson and Margaret Mahaney who were both born in Jackson co. Tennessee. They later moved to Johnson Co., Arkansas and are buried there. Some of the family is buried at Washington Co. Arkansas.
Marion Estabrook Fri Jun 6 12:46:34 1997

I'm looking for the death record of John W. NUNLEY and wife Sarah, last record is the 1880 Johnson Co Census.
Rhonda Hawkins Wed Jun 11 17:10:24 1997
I am looking for any information on Christopher Columbus BOEN b. 1859 Boston Mountains, ARK. He married Polly Ann RUSSELL b. 1858 Boston Mountains, ARK. They married at the age of 16 in JOHNSON CO.,ARK. on July 13, 1875 by Wm. BOEN. They had 4 children: Zelpha Lucinda BOEN b. 1876 who married John Maxfield WILLIFORD on 15 Oct 1892 in Hartman, Johnson Co., ARK. Rev. Albert BOEN, Stella Boen and Sara BOEN. I am hopefull to find information on the WILLIFORD and BOEN families. Other associated family names are LEWIS, BROWN, and RUSSELL. Please reach me at either email...rmhawkins@juno.com or lhawk@bossmed.org

Greg Hutson Mon Aug 11 16:32:44 1997
Am looking for as much info on the HUTSON, HUDDLESTON genealogy. Many of the HUTSONs settled in Van Buren County, city of Clinton. The Hutson's also married into the MARTIN family. Do not know much more than that. Where did HUTSONS migrate from specifically? I believe it to be Tennessee. Not sure from what counties in Tennessee.

Sandy Simmons Wed Aug 13 15:38:28 1997
Harriet EVANS JAMES, widow of John JAMES, lived in Knoxville, Johnson Co. in 1884. Her sons, Biza Franklin and Cornelius eventually moved to Crawford Co. They also lived in Logan, Pope. Sylvanus, Calvin and J.R. Evans were brother of Harriett's and were born in Mississippi 1827-1852 Will gladly share information.

Brenda Neal Tue Aug 26 21:19:40 1997
DAVIS,COWAN,VIRE or VIRES, MAYS,RITCHIE,RHOADES,DAYTON. I am looking forthese surnames from Johnson and Newton Co. Ar. Anyone connected to these names I would love to hear from. I will be glad to share the information that I have. On some I have quite a lot. Thanks in advance Brenda Sue (Davis) Neal
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Dee Maskell Fri Aug 29 16:30:55 1997
Peter MASKELL 06/29/1845-10/21/1916, Buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County Kate MASKELL 10/17/1847-06/10/1925, Buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County Their children and spouses: Richard MASKELL (spouse unknown), John William MASKELL, Sr. (Lynn TURNER), Frank MASKELL (Lucy ???, Gertha ???, Esther HESS), Katie MASKELL (??? ARNOLD), Ella MASKELL (Anton E. SMREKER), Patrick (spouse unknown), Richard (spouse unknown). All of these folks lived in Johnson County, Hartman and Coal Hill for a number of years and many are buried in several cemeteries in the Johnson County area. A few were somewhat prominent--school teachers, post masters, etc ... Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Dee Maskell Fri Aug 29 16:28:56 1997
Peter MASKELL 06/29/1845-10/21/1916, Buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County Kate MASKELL 10/17/1847-06/10/1925, Buried Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County Their children and spouses: Richard MASKELL (spouse unknown), John William MASKELL, Sr. (Lynn TURNER), Frank MASKELL (Lucy ???, Gertha ???, Esther HESS), Katie MASKELL (??? ARNOLD), Ella MASKELL (Anton E. SMREKER), Patrick (spouse unknown), Richard (spouse unknown). All of these folks lived in Johnson County, Hartman and Coal Hill for a number of years and many are buried in several cemeteries in the Johnson County area. A few were somewhat prominent--school teachers, post masters, etc ... Any information will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Dixie Hickey Sun Aug 31 08:05:04 1997
CLUBB, William. b 1818 TN; d 1858 Johnson Co, AR; m 1st Narcissa -?- & 2nd unknown, possibly Sally Edwards. Children: William James (m Miss Little/Tittle), David (m Mrs. Mary Jane Bell Fleming, widow of James H. Fleming), Sarah Ann (m Elisha Barnett), Harlow C. (m Arkansas "Cannie" Fleming, d/o James H. and Mary Jane Bell Fleming). Appears in Fed Census: 1850 Smith Co, TN; 1860 Clarksville, Johnson Co, AR. Seek (1) maiden name of Narcissa, (2) verification of 2nd wife, (3) marriage dates, (4) day/month of death, (5) burial location, (6) parents, (7) occupation.

Norma Wellborn Mon Sep 1 08:47:49 1997
Seeking information on Lewis or Louis H. HICKEY b. 1841. Married Martha J. MACOM June 13, 1861 in Pope County, Arkansas. Their son John Wesley HICKEY was born in 1859 in Pope County. He married Martha Jane JONES on September 29, 1885 in Pope County. Their daugher, Lola S. HICKEY, was born in Bull Frog Valley on March 17, 1901. Thanks

Steven Stoker Sun Sep 7 16:48:12 1997
I am looking for any and all information about Albert Phillip THOMAS, who is believed to have been born in Jul of 1887 in Johnson County, AR. Would like info on him, his siblings, and his parents. His father is believed to have been named Fount THOMAS. Thank you!

Oliver Milam Wed Sep 3 07:52:43 1997

Looking for info on the ancestors of my ggm, Elvira Harrison (possibly Talitha Elivra Harrison), b. January 05, 1860 in Alabama, possibly Clarke County; d. November 27, 1898, Franklin County, AR. She married in Clarke County, AL, Francis Marion Volentine of Balbour County, AL, December 10, 1874 . They migrated from Alabama to Arkansas ca. 1875. Thanks for any help you can provide, Oliver Milam.

Rebecca Fry Harris Mon Sep 8 17:47:00 1997
LEWALLEN/BRUCE/EVANS I am searching for J.F. LEWALLEN in Johnson Co., AR. The "F" might be "Frank". He was born abt. 1840. He married Anna BRUCE. I am also searching for the parents of Anna BRUCE. The children of J.F. LEWALLEN & Anna BRUCE were James LEWALLEN born abt. 1867; William LEWALLEN born abt. 1870; John LEWALLEN born abt. 1875; Ida May LEWALLEN born abt. 1878. William LEWALLEN had a first marriage. I would like to find that. He later married Viola Isabelle EVANS.

Rebecca Fry Harris Mon Sep 8 17:54:05 1997
ALLEN/MIRACLE/SCOTT I am searching for the ALLEN family in Johnson Co., AR.Thomas Franklin ALLEN married Sophia Ann MIRACLE 1890 in Johnson Co., AR. Thomas' parents were William M. ALLEN & Elizabeth SCOTT. Who were their parents? They also lived in Johnson Co.

Rebecca Fry Harris Mon Sep 8 18:03:22 1997
ADAMS/ELLIS I am searching for ADAMS & ELLIS families in Johnson Co., AR. Rhoda Bell ELLIS who married Mathew ADAMS. Rhoda ELLIS ADAMS is buried somewhere in Johnson Co. Also searching for Rosette ADAMS b: abt. 1879; Charles ADAMS b: abt. 1870; Sarah ADAMS b: abt. 1874; Susan ADAMS b: abt. 1865; Lucinda ADAMS b: abt. 1857. I believe they probably married in Johnson Co.

Kent Alexander Mon Sep 8 19:36:29 1997
G. Richard BELL b. 1868 TN was married in Johnson Co., AR 1886 to S. C. "Kate" COX. Children: Nell, Jasper, Olen, Jewell. Second marriage in 1895 to Anna Jane PRITCHETT. Children of this marriage were Milton and Gladys. Richard Bell died in Johnson Co. 1906 and is buried in Annie's Chapel Cemetery. Who were his parents?

Mary Ann McTee Wed Sep 10 13:19:46 1997
NEWTON. Looking for info on Wm. M.H. NEWTON, Ebenezer NEWTON and Thomas NEWTON, Jr. These families were in Drew, Johnson and Pope Counties 1840s-1870s. The families are from the Ebenezer and Elizabeth Buchanan Newton line, from PA, N.C. and Ala. Will share info. This query is posted under a new email address.

Boyce Wofford Mon Sep 15 21:21:28 1997

Raymond N. ROGERS Wed Sep 17 13:07:35 1997

Jones ROGERS, my gggrandfather, is listed as a resident of Cadron Township, Conway County in the 1840 census index. I have tried for a year to get a copy of the census, and I can not get Cadron Township. Can anyone tell me whether census records exist for Cadron Township for 1840? Can anyone tell me where I can find plat maps for Conway, Johnson, and Franklin Counties?

Phyllis Schultes Sun Sep 21 20:05:00 1997
I am looking for ancestors in the Joseph Edward ROBERTS family. He was born in 1834 in Tenn., married 1867 in Conway Co. to Ida Bell HARRIS. I am also looking for Information on the decendants of Samuel LEWIS, born in 1865 in Johnson, Co. died 1916 and married Mary Elizabeth ADA. Children were: William Elzie, Allie Jane, Aughtie L., Loy Belle, Will, Charlie Andrew, and Jim Henry. Most of these people were from Morrilton, in Conway, Co.

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Juanita Curtis Smith Sun Sep 21 22:21:20 1997
Benjamin F. CURTIS was in Johnson Co. Perry twp. in 1870. He was married to Malissa C. Malinda Lovelady. They had 4 children and she died. He then married Betty Fields no issue and then he m. Mary Harmon and they had 5 children. These children are the ones I am looking for at this time. 1. Sally R. b. 1889. 2. Albert H. b. 1891. 3. Georgia A. b. 1894. 4. Elmer b. 1896. 5. Ira b. 1897. I have a family picture that I believe is this family along with Mary's father Hent Harmon. I have a lot of information on this family and would like to share. I also know the location of their graves in the Annie's Chaple cemetery, they are not marked at this time but we are working on that.

Laurie Fisher Tue Sep 23 08:37:59 1997
Monroe and Jewel Warren moved to Arkansas from Texas about 1958-1965. They had 9 children.Joe,Billy,Tommy,LeRoy,Patrick,Cathy,linda,Rene, Joyce Ann. Monroe died inNov 1970, Jewel died May 1, 1993. Would like to know all the children and their spouses and children and where they are.
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Norma Karter Tue Sep 23 21:21:59 1997
Looking for Newman MCGEE, William MCGEE and James MCGEE. They were listed in the tax rolls for Johnson County fro 1834-1838. Also looking for Alpheus, Jonas and Armaniaz ERVIN (IRVIN, IRVING,ERWIN,IRWIN). They were also in Johnson County from 1834-1838.

Mark Miller Mon Sep 29 16:09:59 1997
Interested in any information on the 16th Arkansas Infantry Regiment in the Civil War. Companies A, B & C of that unit were raised in Johnson County. Colonel JOHN F. HILL, commander of the unit is buried in Oakland Cemetery, Clarksville, Johnson County, Arkansas. Copies of any letters, diaries or pictures of members of the unit, would assist greatly in my research.

Linda Yoblonsky Wed Oct 8 06:27:29 1997
GRAY John Gray on the 1860 census of Limestone Twp., Franklin Co., AR and the 1850 census of Mulberry Twp., Johnson Co., AR. Would like to compare notes with anyone researching this man.

Rachel Pitt Sat Oct 11 01:26:49 1997
JOHNSON Looking for descendants or any information about Arthur and/or Rachel Johnson. Lived in Johnson County, possibly Clarksville, 1910-1930. Moved to Missouri sometime before 1940. Farmer?

Virginia Rice Sun Oct 12 15:54:54 1997
BRADLEY,ROGERS. My grandfather was William Fred Bradley who married Mattie Rogers. They lived in Lamar, Arkansas. My dad was born in Lamar in 1916. I need someone to go to Brown Cemetery for stone informations on Bradley's and Rogers.

Virginia Rice Sun Oct 12 15:57:52 1997

BRADLEY,ROGERS. My grandfather was William Fred Bradley who married Mattie Rogers. They lived in Lamar, Arkansas. My dad was born in Lamar in 1916. I need someone to go to Brown Cemetery for stone informations on Bradley's and Rogers.

Dee Maskell Mon Oct 13 14:58:13 1997
MASKELL--Peter, Kate (LANGON or MANGON). Buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County. Seeking information on Peter, Kate, and their extended family. MASKELL--John, Lynn(TURNER). John is buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Johnson County. Lynn is buried in Kendall Cemetery, Johnson County. Looking for information on John, Lynn and their children. The children married into the HESS, ARNOLD, SMREKER, and WHITTLE families. These roots extend to Coal Hill, Hartman, and Clarksville. I have already explored the Sacred Heart, Kendall, and Hess cemeteries, the Clarksville Library resources, and the Sacred Heart Catholic Church records. I need to fill holes in the geneology. Any help would be appreciated. My web page is: <http://www.flash.net/~dmaskell/dm>.

Jack L. Green Tue Oct 14 01:20:56 1997
Interested in descendants John CUDD and Mary Elizabeth POTEET. Roselle CUDD married James A. BENNET in 1881 most likely in Johnson Co. Ar. No information on W. Columbus CUDD. Mary Catherine "Kate" CUDD married Granville R. JOHNSON . They lived and died in Hagarville, Johnson Co. William CUDD no information available or was this W. C. ? Elizabeth E. CUDD married James F. JOHNSON in Atascosa Co. Tx 12 Jan 1894. Died 14 July 1966 in Poteet, Atascosa Co. Tx. Also need information on Thomas CUDD who married Sarah Elizabeth ROWBOTHAM.

JAMES A. PEARSON Tue Oct 14 21:22:08 1997

PEARSON; Need help on WALTER A. PEARSON, bMarch 16,1860 to Philip Marion Pearson and Nancy Jane Waters Pearson, married ALICE A. CLARK on 12-31- 1884, said AAC born to Albert & Isabelle Clark on 1-21-1866,all in Clarksville, Johnson County, Ark. WAP & AACP had two children, Denzil, b10-24-1888, d6-5-67, & Vera N., b1891, d1940, and farmed in eastern Washington State.

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