Mgauntt2 Mon, 28 Sep 1998 04:02:58 EDT
I am trying to locate information concerning the JACQUES/JACKS family. This family descendent from Edmund Jacks and son Isaac Jacks of South Carolina. The grandson, Dr. Thomas Sonley Jacques moved to Hope, Ark. Would appreciate any available information. I have an extensive database I am willing to share with interested parties.

Donna Chism Mon, 28 Sep 1998 13:17:23 EDT
In 1830 Robert McCONNELL and Sarah McConnell (maiden name unknown) were in Hempstead County. While there they had Lucinda, born July 4, 1826 who married James B. GASTON in Montgomery County, James Oliver born 1827 who married Harriet KNOX in Montgomery County, Cynthia Ann born Oct. 2, 1830 who married Ransom Joseph BARBER in Montgomery County and Miller C. McConnell born june 1833 who married Visa Elizabeth Davis in Montgomery County then married Sarah Elizabeth VANDIVER in Black Springs AR. I am looking for: the exact dates on James Oliver McConnell, and Miller C. McConnell and what Robert McConnell did while he was in Hempstead county before moving to Hot Spring County then to Montgomery County where he died July 16, 1896. Thank you for your information and time. Donna Chism, e-mail at

Cuzinzl Thu, 1 Oct 1998 11:36:25 EDT
Looking for information on Henry Thomas (Tandy) WILLARD and unknown siblings, originally from South Carolina, who was taken in by Will RAMAGE and moved to Bingen, AR in late 1800's or early 1900's. Tandy's parents were Si (Sion, Zion) Willard and Lizzie WIGGINS both listed as being from South Carolina. Tandy married Sarah Myrtle SANDERS and died in Nashville, AR in 1948. Please reply to:

Karen Y. Arends Date: Mon, 12 Oct 1998 13:37:27
Looking for information on Robert Alexander YARBROUGH or YARBRO the latter spelling is the original spelling of the last name. Robert Alexander Yarbrough lived in Hempstead County for many years. His wife was Francis M. Langston Yarbrough and their children were Charlie A. Yarbrough, Frank Yarbrough, Richard Daniel Yarbrough, Minnie and Jennie Yarbrough. The family tells a story that Great Grandfather was a Sheriff in Hempstead Co. at one time. The time frame that I have is that they moved to Arkansas in 1909 from Tennessee. Great Grandfather died in 1952 in Hope, AR. Thank you very much, in advance for your time and patience. Sincerely, Karen Yarbrough Arends,

Louise Asher Tue, 13 Oct 1998 12:12:49
I am seeking information on an African American family who lived in Fulton AR, Hempstead County between the years 1895 and 1925. Tom and Maranda SANDERS had the following children: Lutinie, Leola, John L, Raymond, Bessie, Effie, Rosie Lee, Also, Manning Bell and Katie and George Mitchell (Maranda's Children). Tom also had a son named Henry Sanders, who had two daughters: Irene and Lillie Bell Sanders. Will share what information I have on this particular surname. Louise Sanders Asher

Charlotte Farr Tue, 13 Oct 1998 21:53:44
JONES, James A. b1873, Hope, Ark. father Benjamin F.b1845 and mother either ?, Tincey Jane or SIMPSON, Tiney. I really could use some help. The family moved from Ar to Ok. Siblings were: William, Lew I., Brozas B., John D., Walter L., Julie A., (married a STORY and had a daughter, Lillian), Dan H., Annie/Anner R., and Bishop. Also looking for PARHAM and RAY/RAE. Thanks,

Katty Fri, 16 Oct 1998 09:31:08
Hoping to find someone that might have some information on Nora L. BLACK, born 1889 in Hope. I am not sure of her mothers name Lula WETMORE, Black, WESTFALL, I believe. Nora was my great Aunt, she is on the 1900 census with William F. Westfall and Anna L. Westfall showing as stepdaughter, they were in Howard Co. Muddy Fork Twp at that time. I would appreciate any information that I could get as this family is very hard to trace. Dottie

Lee Ann Struckman Thu, 15 Oct 1998 00:07:10
Looking for ancestors, descendants and relatives of Ernest STRUCKMAN, Fred Struckman, and Henry Struckman. Want to know if these people are connected to other Struckman's in various places in the U.S.A. and to Frederick Struckman who came over from Hanover, Germany in 1855 settling in Ripley County, Indiana. Married Dorothea Henrietta Marie HAASE. Parents of 14 children all born in Ripley County. Some of the children remained in same location as parents, some went else where. Lee Ann Struckman. Email Snail mail P.O. Box 148, Moores Hill, IN 47032.

Anna L. Spencer Tue, 20 Oct 1998 21:26:45
Need obituary for William Lafayette (Fed) COLE born 22 Apr. 1855 died 4 Mar 1918 in Hempstead County. Lived in Nolan Township.

Diane Bender Thu, 22 Oct 1998 20:59:08
BUCKHANNAN, Jim(?), age 54, white, mechanic, b TN was listed on p 383 of the 1870 Hempstead Co. AR census, with Alice, 40, MS. Next door is N. B. BUCKHANNAN, 22, male, farmer MO; E.R., female, 18, MO; Jane, 16, MO; T.J., 12, male, AR; Nancy, 10, AR; Guss, 6, AR; & Lucy, 4, AR. Would like to know anything about these families & if they connect to the David BURKHANON recorded in Sevier Co. AR 1828-40.

Betty Fri, 23 Oct 1998 03:49:30
Looking for any info on Tolbert Albert VOLENTINE and his wife Louiza Pethonia HAHONEY? They came to Arkansas from Caldwell Parish, LA. I am very interested in finding who Louiza Pethonia Hahoney was because she was my great-grandmother. Thanks, Betty

Sandra Fri, 23 Oct 1998 13:23:56
Help!!!!! Looking for Ancestors of Michael WARD born 1812 in Tennessee mar Matilda PIERCE on July 12, 1832 Children: William F. Ward Born 1833; Andrew Jackson Ward Born 1840 Died 1906; Willis W. Ward Born 1845; Matilda J. Ward Born 1848; Augustus Born 1852; Robert Born 1855; Nathaniel Born 1857; Sarah Ward Born 1839

D L Lacefield Mon, 26 Oct 1998 22:18:34
LOOKING FOR any information on James D. LACEFIELD in Hempstead County. Born 1882. Had a daughter Bonnie Lacefield born 1914 in Hope. Moved to Poteet, Texas and died in Lampasas, Texas 1932. I really need to know if Hempstead Count is James D. Lacefield birth country or marriage county.

Diane Bender Sat, 31 Oct 1998 23:43:39
BUCKHANNON, N. B., male, age 22, b MO, was listed in 1870 Hempstead Co. AR with presumed siblings E.R. (f 18 MO); Jane (16 MO); T.J. (m 12 AR); Nancy (10 AR); Guss (6 AR); & Lucy (4 AR). Next door is a John(?), 54, mechanic, TN & wife Alice, 40 MS. Would like to know if this family is related to the David in Sevier Co. AR 1826-1840. His children (found in 1850 Sevier Co.) were: Berry (m Mahala WYATT); Cynthia (m George McCOWN); James (m a Margaret "Peggy); David (also m Mahala Wyatt); & perhaps others. Mahala later married John STORY. There is also a Julia Buckhannon, b IRE c1800, living with George F. SHEPARD in 1860 Bastrop Co. TX (George was in 1850 Ozan, Hempstead Co.). next door is a Michael,b c1834 MS & a John b c1835 MS, who m Elizabeth WILSON 1862. The surname s also spelled BURKHANNON, BUCHANAN in records. BR>

O.B.U. Thu, 29 Oct 1998 16:27:50
Am looking to see if Fern HOSEY was married in Hempstead County. Do ot know spouse's name. Marriage would have been in mid-late 30s or arly 40's. Miss Hosey was born between Mineral Springs and ashville. Am researching family. Thanks.

Alan Malz Tue, 03 Nov 1998 11:18:18
Seeking information on the SIGNOR surname. George W. Signor purchased 80 acres in 1882 in Hempstead County and believe that he married his brother's widow Catherine (Katie) (Moomaw) Signor sometime after September 1921. Would appreciate any info on this surname and willing to exchange data on this name.

sandra Mon, 09 Nov 1998 22:48:53
EBLING -- in Hempstead Co. Edward Ebling married to Sarah Cornelia (JONES). Children Hannah, Oscar, Susan, Nettie, Amelia, Irene, Carrie. Edward, Susan, Nettie, Amelia, Irene, and Carrie are all buried either in Hempstead Co. or Nevada Co. thanks for any help you can give me. I am willing to share all info I have.

Vicky Sanders Wed, 11 Nov 1998 19:18:03
Looking for information on my g-grandmother, Myhalie Tennessee WEBB, who married George Walton BELL in AR sometime in the late 1870's. They had two daughters, Annie and Emma. They had a son, Robert Anthony born in Blackland, Howard, AR in 1882. The last info I know on Myhalie was when she had my Grandmother, Susie Melvina, Nov. 13, 1889 in Ozan, Hempstead, AR. It is my understanding that she died about 1892/1893. If anyone has any info on Myhalie T. Webb (Bell), please email me: ; snail mail: Vicky Sanders, P O Box 357, Lovington, NM 88260.

Ann Brown Wed, 11 Nov 1998 20:38:03
I am looking for information on family of Harriet J WHITE, born in Hope, AR, 10-28-1854 and her husband, James C. (or might be E.) CRAVENS. They were married in Hempstead Co., 12-25-1874. He was listed as being from Williamson Co, TX, but I believe he had originally went there from AR. Will share material. Thank you. A Brown.

Larry Moore Sat, 14 Nov 1998 23:56:55
Looking for info on parents or siblings of Joseph S. MOORE who was born in Alabama and lived in Hempstead Co. , Arkansas. He and family are listed in the 1880 census of Hemspead Co. Joseph S. MOORE, b. 1832 died 1907, born in Alabama, his father and mother were born in Alabama. Wife: Mary E. , b. 1842 died 1895 , born in Mississippi, her father and mother were born in S.C. Dau.: Emma , b. 1868; married William KIRKPATRICK in 1888 Dau.: Lou , b. 1877 died 1952; married Jim W. BURKE in 1897. Son: Edmond , b. 1873 died 1953 ; married Emma BURKE in 1894. Will share information on BURKE. I've hit a brick wall on finding any links. Thanks, Larry Moore,

Grant W. Johnston Mon, 16 Nov 1998 19:55:42
Looking for MUNN, WEAVER, VICKERS. Wilson Weaver m. Mary Jane Munn, 11 Feb. 1813 in eastern TN or NC. Both died in Arkansas. Mary Jane Munn died 4-10-1866, Nevada Co., AR Wilson Weaver died 02-Aug.1881 Nevada Co., AR. Some Munn's are buried in Nevada Co., AR. I believe all are related to Duncan Munn b. 7-12-1779, d. 8-15-1861 m. Mary Katherine SMITH. Wilson Weaver probably had a son or nephew named David Adam WEAVER. D. A. Weaver married Emely Vickers, ca 1836. Grant W. Johnston

Warren T. Bagley Thu, 19 Nov 1998 21:18:42
Searching for Steve (possibly Stephen) MOUSER born ca. 1825 in Arkansas He married a Clark from Missouri. They had a son, James Allie Mouser born in Arkansas in December, 1846. James Allie had probably moved to Texas by 1875. I am aware of information in a "Mouser" book that there was a Stephen Mouser, b. 1824 who married 1) Clarenda G. ______, 2) Mary Ann STARLING, and 3) Martha MORGAN. This Mouser was also in the Civil War and was in the 1900 census in Hempstead County. I would be delighted at any possible leads. Thanks much, Warren

Cheryl Turner Thu, 19 Nov 1998 23:12:57
I am desperately trying to locate information on Lusinda Josephine MARKHAM She was born in June , 1853 in Arkansas. She married William Robert RAY in l873 and they lived in and around Pike Co . and the surrounding counties... Among her many children was Rosie Bell Ray who married Lennie Ode WARD. We have been trying to find any information on her or her family. Any help would be appreciated. Thanking you in advance, Cheryl Turner

J. Moore Fri, 20 Nov 1998 05:44:57
MOOREHEAD, Charles Westley. Born in Washington, Hempstead County, AR on April 12, 1853. Married Unknown in Washington(?), got into trouble with the law and left for Texas. Married PLUNKETT, Nancy, near Austin Texas. Returned to Arkansas before June 26, 1894 to Prescott where Samuel Moorehead was born. Any information on siblings and/or parents would be greatly appreciated. Will share information on the following surnames: Moorehead, Plunkett, WHITE, TEETER(S), LAWRENCE, RODMAN, KERR, ALVERSON, BROWN, WILSON, BARWIS, GOODGAME, and MELTON.

Ray Henson Sun, 22 Nov 1998 14:49:28
I am looking for information on who Edward Hempstead is, who Hempstead County is named for. Any source of info would be greatly helpful!! email:

Cheryl Turner Sun, 22 Nov 1998 21:26:19
Trying desperately to find information on MARKHAM, Lusinda Josephine or A., born in 1853 or 1855 in Arkansas... She married William Robert RAY in 1873 in Arkansas, where she lived until her death. I have no information on her parents or any ancestors previous to her. I cannot find her listed in any census until 1880 listed with her husband. If anyone has any information on her or her family, I would appreciate any help. Thanking you in advance, Cheryl Turner, Kingwood, Texas

Jim Porter Tue, 24 Nov 1998 10:13:33
Searching for the name of Glen CAMPBELL's (singer) mother. Any information would be appreciated. Jim Porter (

Office Mail Tue, 24 Nov 1998 22:21:25
Looking for marriage records for Permelia JOHNSON and Albert HARRIS. Albert was born in approximately 1882. Thanks in advance for any information you may find.

Betty Hall Sat, 28 Nov 1998 14:47:56
John Clay HALL was our great grandfather. We are searching for his parents/siblings. He was born in 1813 in Chesterfield Co., Virginia. At some point the family migrated to Arkansas. John Clay Hall married Lunetta STEPHENSON in July, 1839 in Ozan Twshp., Hempstead Co., AR. Three children were born to them in Arkansas; they migrated to Newton Co., TX and had three more children. John Clay Hall died in 1853 and is buried in Newton Co., TX. I have family info and am willing to share. Betty H. in Eastern Texas

Aletha Summerhill Rogers Mon, 30 Nov 1998 10:18:45
Researching the Lewis WICKER family. Am looking for the name of his first wife. Lewis migrated to Hempstead about 1818 and lived the remainder of his life there. Any help would be appreciated. I will happily share the information I have on the family. Aletha Summerhill Rogers,

Terry Glover Taylor Wed, 2 Dec 1998 16:20:29
George W. GLOVER b. about 1874 married Florence Snodgrass GILBERT about 1897 and died 1898 when shot by his father-in-law. Son Arthur "Driver" Glover born soon after. Need info on George. Terry Glover Taylor

Josephine Hall Mon, 7 Dec 1998 21:52:50
My great grandmother Margaret/Margnell Josephine STROUD was supposed to have been born in Hempstead Co. the 28 June 1867. Her father was Isham Stroud b. 1838 is TN, wife unknown, their children:Jim; Margaret/Margnell Josephine m. Jonas Moon TRUMBLE; Joe; Rebecca m. PARSONS; Nancy m. a BRIDGEMAN; Mattie m. Lee PRESCOTT; Mary Elizabeth m. HATFIELD; and Andrew m. Noble PRESCOTT. Does anyone have any information on this family. Will share any information I have. Josephine Ferrell Hall, Rt. 2, Box 98, Linden, Cass Co., Tx 75563,

Robert Branson Date: Tue, 8 Dec 1998 12:04:10
I am searching for information on Mary Ann ROCHESTER who was born in Hempstead county in 1822. What were her parents' names, etc.? Robert Branson

Frank Stewart Wed, 9 Dec 1998 01:56:11
William STEWART--Nancy COOLEY: George Andrew Stewart--Louisiana WHITE: John Stewart killed in Civil War: Elmer F. Stewart; Ella Stewart; Charles Lemuel Stewart; Narcissus Stewart; Maudie Stewart; Donnie Olive Stewart; Minnie Stewart; Amanda Stewart; Delphia Stewart. Do you have any information on these people. I will appreciate any help you can give me. Frank Stewart, 44 Dam Road, Mayflower, AR 72106, Email:

Anita Rainey Wed, 9 Dec 1998 01:56:11
Searching for John SEANARD, b: 12-2-1894. Also Elbert SINYARD, Emma Sinyard, Florena Sinyard, Harold Sinyard, James Sinyard, Lee Sinyard, from Hope, Hempstead Co Ar. No dates, but most likely 1800's. Any information will be appreciated. Anita Rainey

Candace Carter-Green Fri, 11 Dec 1998 03:12:38
Looking for info on TINNEYS in this county, 1880-1885. Charles Lewis Tinney born 1859 in Jackson County Alabama moved with his wife, Eliza Clementine BROWDER Tinney and young daughter Mary Ann in about 1880. His second daughter, Lucy Ann Tinney was born in Hope September 20, 1883. Need to know if relatives were in the area at the time. Have lots of info on Tinneys both ancestors and descendants. Will trade. Candace Carter-Green

James Daniel Sat Dec 12 16:23:23
I am trying to find out some information regarding my GGG grandfather, James DANIEL, of Wallaceburg Twp. He was born in Lawrence County, AL in 1817. He died in 1889 in Wallaceburg twp. Is there a chance that there are some obituaries available to search through that are that old? If I could see one of him, maybe it would have his mother and father listed on it. James Sullivan Daniel, Prairie Grove, Arkansas

Charlotte Manuel Tue, 15 Dec 1998 05:00:01
CHANDLER, Andrew J. "CAP". Looking for Andrew J. Chandler and sister Lavina (or Lavonia). Lavina b. c 1850 in AR married Oct 16 1864 in Hempstead Co. to Riling SINGLETON. Andreew born c 1852 married Oct 18 1866 in Hempstead Co. Eudorah Elizabeth WILSON. Thie mother was my ggggrandmother. I would like info on these children by her first marriage and their descendants. Thanks in advance for any help.Charlotte Manuel

Neel Kennimer Thu, 17 Dec 1998 17:44:10
Seeking information on the family of Malachi and Sarah Francis REEVES. They moved to Arkansas from Georgia. They are both buried in the Macedonia Cemetery outside of Hope. The Reeves family is related to the Archibald FULLER family. Contact Neel Kennimer at

Ray DURLEY Tue, 22 Dec 1998 18:01:44
I am seeking any information on the descendants of Sallie POWELL, born abt 1873, and Nellie Powell, born 1877, both in Hempstead Co, daughters of Joseph Cophus Powell and Emmariah DURLEY. Sallie married Robert L. BYERS Oct 1894 in Hempstead Co, and Nellie married Frank H. MAYNE and was living in Lamar Co TX in 1896.

Andy Manuel Sat, 26 Dec 1998 19:46:11
I am looking for info on Stephen and Elizabeth Francis (GRIZZLE) JONES. I was told of an obit for a child named Augustus Jones 8 years old who fell from a wagon and died 2 days later. His parents thanked the people of Columbus. I do not have a date for this event, however I know it was before Feb 18, 1888. At that time this family lived in Mineral Springs, Howard Co. Other known children were John Wesley Jones, George W. Jones, Frank Jones and Dick Jones. Possibly a Rosa also. Any help would be greatly apprecitaed. Other related families were Hiram Jones and Martha A. Grizzle. David Mays BRYANT and Mary Jane Grizzle, Amos Grizzle and the BOLIN's. Charlotte

Wylie, Garey Sun, 27 Dec 1998 23:18:02
I am looking for any info. on James M. WYLIE of Hempstead County, Ark. I think he was in Ark. in the early 1800's. He had a son James Jr. who was in Ark. in the late 1800's. James Jr. was my great grandfather. Thanks for any help! Garey

Joseph Wright Mon, 28 Dec 1998 19:30:41
Am seeking information re: Delia C. HOLMES, died Hempstead County 4/19/1923. Thank you, Joseph Wright

John P King Mon, 28 Dec 1998 23:08:48
Richard KING N.C. m: Nancy DALEY S.C., Jan 21, 1827 in Rutherford Co.Tenn.later moved to Ozan, Hempstead Co. Ark., one child. William Henry Horton King, m: Nancy Jane CLARK in 1859 and was active around Hempstead Co. as a teacher, civil war vet. minster, I need any information, on Richard & Nancy, their folks, are thay buried in Hemstead Co.--Anything will help.-John P.

Lady Mary R. Hendrickson Tue Dec 29 14:04:18 1998
I am looking for the following individuals, especially the wife of Dan BURKHART. Ola Lavonna (other variants) Burkhart (other variants), born about 1889-1890 in Texas. Married Lee Andrew JOHNSON. Ola's father may have been Dan Burkhart, born possibly between late 1860's and early 1870 in Texas. His wife, name unknown, was born in Hope, Hempstead County, Arkansas. I am looking for any leads which will find this unknown wife of Dan. Thank you.