Jennie-M Fri, 01 Jan 1999 13:46:41
I am looking for PARISH, PARKER, and PITTMAN of Hempstead Co. Benjamin Parish b.10-Nov-1894 married Maggie May Parker and had Odell Jay Parish, Thurman Parish, and Gladys Parish (m.? WILLIAMSON). Odell Jay Parish married Gladys Pittman and had Hershel Odell Parish, Donald Gene Parish, and Henry Allen Parish. I can not find anything on Benjamin or Maggie Parish. Any help?

Buelle Hill Sun, 03 Jan 1999 19:18:25
My Father Buelle Newton HILL, born in Spring Hill or Hope, Ar. in Hempstead Co. Looking for Parents names. He was born on Sept. 05, 1918. He had one sister Geraldine and a half brother Franklin ? Hill. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Shoe Mon, 4 Jan 1999 18:40:47
SHEFFIELD, Grandpa??. Baptist preacher from around Blevins, McCaskill. Was preaching around DeAnn. Was shot in the head while riding his horse home from revival. Daughter-Ivy Bell (married to James Lloyd BUCKLEY). Grandpa was probably around in the earlly 1900's?? Any info appreciated. This would be my husband's great grandfather. Thanks.

Freda Tue, 5 Jan 1999 14:29:30
Thomas MUSE, probably around Hemphill, Springhill. Wife; Keziah LASATER.

Lloyd & Reta Scherwinski Tue Jan 05 17:57:01 1999
Hempstead Co, AR: HAYNES, James M. b abt 1833 Ga d abt 1884 TX. Married Lisebeth or Elizabeth A. RUSSELL b 3-25-1839 GA d 7-2-1893 OK. They married about 1855 in Heampstead or Pike Co, AR. I have been told that James M. Haynes served in the Civil War. What regiments belonged to Hempstead Co, AR - both Conf and Union. I don't know which one he served in. Thank you for your help. Reta Haynes Scherwinski, Lloyd A. Scherwinski,

Barbara O'Neal Tue, 05 Jan 1999 16:40:49
JONES, George Washington married to Allie Ethel CULPEPPER. Children included Hazel Ruth, John Paul, George Lloyd, Gerald Edward and Helen Fay. Will share info on surnames Jones and TONER. Thank you so much. My mother, Helen is the only living child, is 69 years young but doesn't remember hardly any details. Her mother died when she was 9. Any info on my grandparents, aunts and uncles is greatly appreciated. Barbara O'Neal, P.O. Box 18334, Fountain Hills, AZ 85269

Freda Tue, 5 Jan 1999 20:57:43
Thomas L. MUSE had a son Hezekiah, whom I have found owning Federal Land in Hempstead Co. I found some information showing Hezekiah lived in Springhill, Hempstead County, Ar. Thomas L. Muse recieved land from his father-in -law, Hezekiah LASATER, not sure whether this happened in Ar. or not. I have as one source of information coming from Courthouse in Hope, Ar. I only have bits and peices and nothing to back anything up. Thank you, Freda Feaster,

Leasa Cordell Fri, 8 Jan 1999 08:59:40
POWER, James Clinton, Nashville, AR.., or Bingen, AR. Children included my grandfather Jesse Edward Power, born 18 sept 1893. James Clinton Power married Sara Elizabeth GOODMAN. I will share any Information I have on my Power family, or my grandmother's family Robert Franklin SCOTT who married Nancy Isabelle FERGUSON. My e-mail address is

Pauline Miller Fri, 08 Jan 1999 15:58:19
My gr.grandfather, Frances Marion - F.M.or "Frank " TAYLOR was in Civil War.His papers state, Enlisted March 3, 1862 at Caney, Ark, in Co. H: 19th Ark. Inf. (Dockery's). I have reason to think that there was a town, Caney in Hempstead Co.Ark. , can some one verify that? I am trying to find out where in Ark. he lived in 1850 or 1860 census after leaving Ala. He was born 1845 in Coffey Co.Ala. and after yrs. of research I have been unable to find his parents, bro. or sis. the only clue I have are his War records, regarding Caney, Ark. in 1862. Appreciate very much.

Chris McCall Fri, 08 Jan 1999 16:06:18
I am looking for information regarding a George W. KINNAIRD who purchased land in Hempstead County on April 2, 1860. I may be reached at

Robert Sage Sun, 10 Jan 1999 19:18:30
Looking for info on any SAGE's who lived in this area from 1870 on . The first Sage's in my lineage were a Rev. Thomas Jefferseon Sage and his son the Rev Jesse A. Sage who were Methodist Circuit riders in this area. Also have a lot of info about where they came from back to the 1700 that I will share, Robert Sage

Sally Sun, 10 Jan 1999 21:28:43
Looking for marriage of Joseph BALLARD Born 5/1873 in Henderson Co. Texas. Died: 14 Feb. 1955 in Patmos, Hempstead Co. Ark. I believe he married a women by the name of Florence JENKINS. He is buried at Mt. Nebo Cemetery in Patmos. Sally

Aletha Summerhill Rogers Sat, 16 Jan 1999 09:25:51
WICKER - Researching the Lewis Wicker family. He migrated to Hempstead abt 1818 from Missouri and died there 5 Nov 1885. Married 3 times. Need the name of his first wife which could have been "WHITE." Any help appreciated. Aletha Summerhill Rogers

Cchad Sat, 16 Jan 1999 22:20:59
Looking for info on: Frank LOE b. in Prescott, AR in the early 1800's married:Molly KENNEDY in Hope, AR; children:Ruffus Franklin Loe, married: Martha Ora ANDERS. Children: Marze Annie Mae Loe JUDD of vernon, TX. Jessie Ophelia Loe b.27 dec 1897 in Ida Bell, OK. Jessie married: d. abt. 1965 Delbert (Pete) CHADWELL b. 23 jun 1897 in Erick, OK d. 31 oct 1987 in Ft. Worth, TX

Connee Kroeger Sun, 17 Jan 1999 19:57:06
My DREW family must have lived in Hempstead Co. for a while, as 3-4 of the girls married there, and the father was witness on some estate papers. Newitt Drew b. 26 Feb. 1772 Southampton Co. VA, d. 26 May 1842 Claiborne Parish, LA, m. Sarah MAXWELL b. 23 May 1781, d. 22 May 1860. Children: James Cloyd who m. Amy Laura LARCHE; Thomas Stephenson (third governor of AR) who m. Cinderella BETTIS; Susannah who m. William BERRY; Jane Hays who m. John SCALLORN & ? REED; Mary Parker who m. James Berry; Rachel Ann who m. Thomas YOUNG & John Geren Jr.; Caroline Sally who m. Hiram GEREN; Margaret; Richard Maxwell who m. Sarah CLEVELAND; Harmon Atkins who m. Clara H. SHARP.

Norman L Neel Tue, 19 Jan 1999 23:14:27
NEEL-Searching for info on Leon C. Neel born in Ozan, Hempstead, Ark. about 1890-95 (my grandfather). Believe his parents were Benjamin Neel - Elizabeth NUTT. Any information on Leon or his parents will be greatly appreciated. Thank you, Norman L. Neel

Anita Rainey Thu, 21 Jan 1999 00:44:09
Searching for Zadie BUTLER b: ca 1870, m: John Sinyard b: ca 1870. Zadie was raised or adopted by by the Butler family. She was born a COCHRAN, perhaps born in TN. Any information will be appreciated. Thank you very much. Anita,

Ann Brown Sat, 23 Jan 1999 18:50:06
I am searching for info on the family members, Y.R. WHITE and wife, Martha C., children Sarah A.J. 8, Harriet J. 7, Liddy C. 5, James L. 3, and Joseph E. 1. They were listed on the 1860 Census, Carouse TWP, Hempstead Co. AR. Harriet J. married James C. CRAVENS on Dec 25, 1874. She was listed as being from Nevada County at that time. Will share information. Thank you

Carol Monk Thu, 28 Jan 1999 15:14:15
I am researching the GRAVES and STEPHENS families who were in Hempstead County as early as the 1820's. By 1870, some were in Clark County. Graves came from KY to MO to AR. Stephens came KY(?) to TN to AR. Thanks very much.

Elizabeth B Tue, 2 Feb 1999 03:41:32
Searching for Dr Frederick LOONEY, began medical practice in Hempstead in 1858. Served as a surgeon in the Confederate Army. Dr Looney was nephew of Keziah WILLIAMS and Daniel PERDUE and the grandson of James and Keziah Wilson Williams, who moved to Hempstead Co in the late 1830's. Doc Looney's parents moved to Hempstead. His parents, James William and Fanny Smith Looney, and his siblings should be listed in the 1860 Census! Was there an 1860 Census for Arkansas? Thank you, Elizabeth

Clarence Whitmore Fri, 5 Feb 1999 23:04:33
WHITMORE. Looking for any information on African American Whitmore families who lived in Hempstead previous to 1870 through 1920. Also interested in African American MITCHELLS, MATLOCKS, FLOWERS, GAMBLES, FRANKLINS and FONTAINES of Hemptead. EMail me at

Jim Nelson Tue, 9 Feb 1999 10:07:33
Seeking info on family of George NELSON of Hope, AR (b. 1927, d. 1987). George rumored to possess or know of location of Nelson Family Bible. I'm interested in contacting descendants or anyone else who know the whereabouts of this bible. Jim Nelson,

John Payne Wed, 10 Feb 1999 13:21:49
O'NEAL. Looking for information about Nathaniel Paul O'Neal, born 11 August 1870 in Marion Co., TN, and Robert Segel O'Neal, born 22 August 1868 in Marion Co., TN. They were the sons of James Lafayette O'Neal, born 19 July 1834 in Rabun Co., GA, died 1913 or 1914 in Clark Co., AR, and Martha Ann FURGERSON. They were married on 23 February 1865 in Marion Co., TN. Robert Segel O'Neal married Minnie WIGHAM on 20 January 1889. These two brothers founded a brick works in Hope that I understand is still being run by family members today. John Payne, 22 West Ontario Street, # 1, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37415-6444.

Tom Holcomb Thu, 11 Feb 1999 15:22:50
I am searching for information of the George Washington TAYLOR family. The scanty information I have is that they moved from Hope, AR sometime after 1891, the year of the birth of son, Bryan. Also, had children, Della, Sidney, John; possibly more. Wife's name unknown. Any information will be appreciated and I will be glad to share what information I know with interested persons. Freida Taylor Holcomb

Bette Carole Reglin Sat, 06 Feb 1999 17:25:18
I have a really neat picture of Civil War Veterans taken at Serepta Springs near Hope. Does anyone know where, specifically, this might be or when an old soldiers reunion might have taken place? Several names are mentioned on the picture, and there are several unknown men. Those mentioned are GANM, HUDSON, CALLICUT, HAZZARD, FRANKS, ANDERS, ALMAND, WADDLE. Bette Carole Reglin

Tom Holcomb Thu, 11 Feb 1999 15:22:50
I am searching for information of the George Washington TAYLOR family. The scanty information I have is that they moved from Hope, AR sometime after 1891, the year of the birth of son, Bryan. Also, had children, Della, Sidney, John; possibly more. Wife's name unknown. Any information will be appreciated and I will be glad to share what information I know with interested persons. Freida Taylor Holcomb

Ann Brown Fri, 12 Feb 1999 17:34:28
Searching for info on the family of John PIKE and Sarah A.J. WHITE who were married in Hempstead County, Dec.25, 1874. John was from Williamson County,TX and Sarah was from Hempstead or Nevada Co, AR. They possibly had a double wedding, along with her sister, Harriet J. White, who also married on this same date to James C. CRAVENS of Williamson Co. TX, also. Any information will be appreciated. Anna

Truman Sun, 14 Feb 1999 14:06:23 EST
Looking for marriage record of my g.g.grandfather, Thomas STEVENS/STEPHENS to Elezibeth MILLER, -- 1819-1822. Was told they were married in Hempstead county AR. Any help is appreciated. Truman

Jodie Wyatt Sun, 14 Feb 1999 14:36:44
CANNON, George Emmet b. 3 April 1870 near Ozan, Hempstead County, AR; died 17 November 1952 at Hope, Hempstead County, AR; married 7 June 1897 in Columbia County, AR to Martha Josephine LILE b. 12 September 1874 Columbia County, AR; died 11 April 1967 in Arkadelphia, Clark County, AR. Both are buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hope, AR. Dr. G. E. Cannon owned the Josephine Hospital in Hope, AR, which he named after his wife. Their children include: Curtis Cannon, Mary Cannon SCOGGINS, Whitfield Cannon VICK and Jo Cannon WELCH. Will happily exchange information. Jodie Wyatt,

Logan Tue, 16 Feb 1999 21:47:50 EST
STROUD, Nipsie Elisabeth, born Nov.24, 1883 or 1884 and died in the early 1950s. She married Thomas Jefferson FORSYTH in New Boston, TX on July 28th, 1901. I am searching for her mother and father's names. Nipsie had two brothers, John and Jim (Jim being a deaf mute). She was said to have been from Hope AR. She also had a sister named Ahlie, who married a WEBB. Nipsie's mothers maiden name was BROWN. Anyone having any information on her or her family, I would be most grateful for contacting me at

Charlotte Farr Thu, 18 Feb 1999 15:13:27
My grandfather, James A. JONES, b.1873 in Hope, AR. Father was Jones, Benjamin F. b 1845, AR married in 1872 Sevier Co. to Tiney Jane SIMPSON b. 1850, AR. Offspring of Benjamin & Tiney were James, William, Lew, Brozas, John, Walter, Julie (married a STORY and had a daughter Lillian b1904), Dan, Annie/Anner, and BURHAP(sp). They went to OK from AR and apparently Tiney died between 1873 (birth of last child) and 1900 when I find the 1900 census-OK-Indian Territory-Chickasaw Nation. Will share my info.

Carol Thu, 18 Feb 1999 18:19:45
Looking for info on Jesse Ray and/or his wife Malinda (may be listed as Belinda) SUTTON, married approx. 8-22-1854 by Richard B. PARDOM, J.P. Would like to know their children's names, if any, and if Malinda may have remarried a Bartley CAUTRELL from Hot Springs, AR. Any info at all on Ray, Sutton, or Cautrell would be appreciated. Thanks -

Pauline Miller Date: Thu, 18 Feb 1999 22:00:48
Would appreciate being in touch again with person who answerd my query on my TAYLOR Family possibly in Hempstead Co.Ark. concerning Caney, Ark. I received it but before could read it I pulled a "boo-boo" and deleted it. Thank you. Pauline Miller

Charlotte Berry Date: Fri, 19 Feb 1999 01:47:34 EST
I am interested in finding out more about Mary A. GORHAM (b. May 5, 1869 and d. Jan.3, 1926) who married William S. CARTER (b. September 3, 1861 and d. August 20, 1929). I believe both were born in McCaskill, Hempstead Co. Ark. They are buried in the Friendship Cemetery in Friendship, Hempstead Co., Ark. They had 2 daughters that I know of, Sally Carter who married a WARDLAW and Denah Carter who married Embrey A. LONG in McCaskill. Embrey was the son of James Monroe Long (b. Dec. 16, 1850 and d. Jan. 26, 1925) and Fannie BUCKLEY (b. August 12, 1853 and d. July 20, 1928) who are also buried in the Friendship Cemetery. Does anyone have information on these people, especially previous generations? Please contact me if you have a connection to these family lines.

Myrtice Thu, 18 Feb 1999 23:11:12
The GREEN(E) family would include John Robert Green, John Wesley Green, and Henry Green. I think the Greens may have come to Arkansas in late 1800's. Thomas KELLEY, who had married Mariah KEATH in Georgia and they had 8 or more children. Thomas Kelley had two boys William and Walter by another woman in Georgia, prior to marrying Mariah. I think they both married women by the name Savannah. Thomas also married Nancy GAMBLE and Laura (Laurel) WOEKEN. Looking for information on Finis FITSGERALD (FITSJERRAL, FITSGERALD, FITZGERALD), I have seen it spelled many different ways. I think he was from Texas, he married Lula (Lou) GRIFFITH. Any information you have would be appreciated, I can be reached at Thanks

Yvonne Fri, 19 Feb 1999 02:23:38 EST
HUGHES, James and Rheyshonda - bushwhacked right after the Civil War (1865) in Hempstead County. Daughter: Minerva Hughes b: 1854 AR d: 1939 Ultamathule, AR married: William M. MORPHEW. Thanks, Yvonne

Barbara Ann Peck Fri, 19 Feb 1999 17:04:38
Looking for ancestors and descendants of Mary Jane SELF who m. William S. HOLIDAY on 7 Sep 1871 in Hempstead County, AR. Barbara,

Rick Monroe Mon, 22 Feb 1999 22:32:06
Seeking Dr. Colin Alexander BOAZ, 1847, Talladega Co. Ala. Son of Levi Boaz and Catherine MUNROE. Attended Univ. of Ark. Med. Sch. 1884-85. Lived in Clark Co. from 1891-96. Spouse was Annie PEEPLES, daughter of Sam Peeples of Clark Co. He died in Amity, Arkansas, July 20, 1916 He was a doctor on a rural route out of Okalona and practiced in Clear Spring from 1903 until 1912. I have much data on the Monroe line at Rick Monroe

Carter, Charles Tue, 23 Feb 1999 12:30:37
Researching Alexander and Eliza Franklin DEES. They came to Hempstead Co abt 1850. Lived there until abt 1880. Children: Mary F, Helen A., Emily Harriet, Daniel, William F., and Bettie. Other surnames: SNOW, BOSTICK, BOYCE, NOLEN, KAY, FRANKLIN. Thank you, Sally

Janelle Foster Sun, 28 Feb 1999 13:20:11
Searching for information on Aden JOHNSON and wife, Matilda Ann (SMITH) of Hempstead Co. She died in 1873. Who were her parents? She had a sister named Margret Elizabeth. Her married names were FOSTER, JENKINS, and HARDY and she lived in Ouachita Co. AR. Will gladly exchange information. Searching names: Foster, Smith, Johnson

Vern Heyer Tue, 02 Mar 1999 14:44:44
Looking to correspond with descendents of John SCOGGIN, Jr. family who migrated to Hempstead and Howard Co's. c1850. Esp. family of O. Van Scoggin who had several children in Nashville, including Charles, William Anderson, Sim Thomas, Anice Elizabeth, Henry Chester, Arthur Hicks, and Joseph Garner, all born between 1886 and 1905. Also seeking info on any Scoggin's who may have gone on to TX. Be glad to trade info. Vern Heyer - Melba, ID

Mary Tue, 2 Mar 1999 22:10:29 EST
I am trying to locate a cemetery in Hempstead County by the name of BISH Cemetery. My husband's grandfather and great grandfather are buried there. Mary in Arkansas

Realtxgal Wed, 3 Mar 1999 23:24:09
Searching for info on Johnathan D. SMITH and wife Manerva BEARDEN Smith from Hempstead Co Ark. They were from Nevada Co. Ark and moved to Hempstead co around late 1890's. Children include Idella Mae b. 15 July 1895 in Hope Ark. Matthew Emanuel, James, Jefferson, John, Thomas, Buchanon, Elizabeth (Lizzie) m. Watson, Nancy, m. Prince, Dave, and Jack. This is my gg-father and mother and I don't have a lot of info on them. Would appreciate any help on this. I have some pictures of the family but don't know who they all are. Will share what info I have on the surnames: SMITH, BROWN, KIMBERLIN, DAVIS, BEARDEN, WATSON, and WOODS.

Anita Crews VanderHorck Thu, 04 Mar 1999 18:42:14
I am looking for any information on the PUTMAN family who moved to Hope from Alabama about 1886. John Rueben Putman, b.1859 d.1909, m. LaNora Lucy HARRIS b.1859 d.1892. Children: Effie Lavinia b.1879, m. William Milton Crews 1909, d.1936; Felton b. 1881 d.1909; John William b.1885 d.1956; Grover Preston b.1887 d.1979; Ethel LaNora b.1889 d.1978. Second wife: Mary BEARDEN b.1869 d. 1960? Children: Iris Mable b.1902 d.1991?; Alma Lillian bb.1903 d.1979; Artie Lucille b.1908 d.1980? I am Effie's granddaughter. Any information would be appreciated. Anita Crews VanderHorck

Anita Crews VanderHorck Thu, 04 Mar 1999 16:01:10
I am looking for any information on the CREWS family who lived near Hope between 1860s - 1940s. My grandfather, William Milton Crews, b. 03/30/1879 Rosston AR, m. Effie PUTMAN 1907 Hope AR, children Lillie b. 1908, Velma b.1910, Iva Kate b.1912, and Milton b.1921. William Milton Crews siblings: Charles b.1866 d.1919?, Jim b.1868 d.1937?, John b.1870 d.1936, Nora b.1874 d.1891, and George b.1876 d.1942. William Milton Crews parents: William Milton Crews b. 1834 Duquoin IL, d. 1881, and Mary Jane McMICHAEL b. 1838 Montgomery AL. Any information would be appreciated! Anita Crews VanderHorck

Rick Reed Tue, 9 Mar 1999 20:52:59
I am looking for information regarding a Robert MORROW who was in Arkansas Territory as early as 1820 and purchased property in Hempstead County, Arkansas. He died there in 1843 and died without a will. Claimants to his estate were William REED, Helen Reed and heirs of Robert Reed, Thomas Reed and a Jesse O'DANIEL of North Carolina and a James CANTI (CANTEE)(CANTEY) of Alabama. Also, Robert Morrow and Joshua CALLOWAY was in a law suit in the 1830's and is mentioned in Book C, Court of Common Pleas and Ciruit Court, Hempstead County, Arkansas Territory. Anyone with information as to the parents of this Robert Morrow or where he was born or any information regarding him. Please contact me Rick Reed at Thanks!

Laveta Morren Tue, 9 Mar 1999 23:22:52
I am seeking information on John BEENE and Ann HARRIS who married in Hempstead County, Arkansas on January 18, 1867. John B. Robbins, MG married them. I have family information to share. Laveta Morren

Pat Shively Thu, 11 Mar 1999 07:25:56
Tilman PATTERSON in early 1820 Hempstead Co legal records. Also in 1830, 1840 census. He was living in the Ozan area near John and Simeon ENGLISH families. In 1850 he is listed as 81 years old born in Arkansas. Looking for where he came from, wife's name, parents, relationship to English. Will share early Hempstead records, or English records if there is a relationship. Pat Shively

Dottie Facklam Thu, 11 Mar 1999 08:56:11
Trying to find information on Anna Louise (Lula) WETMORE b. 1867 MS ? married 1st, Henry BLACK, Hempstead Co, 25 Sept 1885; 2nd, R.H. FRANKS, Hempstead Co, 13 Dec 1891; 3rd, W.F. WESTFALL, Hempstead Co, 25 Jan 1895. Lula was my ggrandmother and I have been searching for any information I can get on her. The information above is all I really have as I do not know who her Father or Mother was and I am not even sure when or how they got to Hempstead Co. I would appreciate any help I could get on her and her family. Thank you,

Pat Dahl Fri, 12 Mar 1999 20:47:39
Seeking information on Thomas D. YEARGAN, wife Melviny DAUGHTERY in Hempstead Co in 1880. Daughters Dorcus Jane (Jennie) and Mary Ellen. His mother, Dorcus Jane DORSETT Yeargan lived with them. Dorcus Jane Dorsett Yeargan was my gg-grandmother, Thomas D. was my gg-uncle. Will gladly share information. Pat Dahl

Laveta Morren Sun, 14 Mar 1999 08:18:54
I am seeking information on John BEENE, born about 1842, and Ann Elizabeth HARRIS, born about 1850. Their marriage is recorded in the Hempstead County, Arkansas Marriage 1817-1875. They married January 17, 1867. The marriage was performed by John B. Robbins, M.G. The only record that I have for children is Cencie/Cenie/Sinie/ Elizabeth born December 24, 1875. She married Jesse Regan MOON on September 25, 1892. Cencie and Jesse migrated to Texas. I have information to share. Laveta Morren,

Jim Porter Sun, 14 Mar 1999 13:06:22
Searching for the ancestors of Indianna CLARK. She married William McDONALD, Jr. on April 1, 1831 in Hempstead Co., AR. I believe she was the daughter of Benjamin Clark, Jr and Huldah McLain (ANTHONY). Huldah was born a McLain but may have used her stepfather's surname, Anthony. Who were Huldah's parents and siblings? Any help on this family would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Jim Porter

Rick Reed Sun, 14 Mar 1999 18:07:39
Looking for information regarding Robert MORROW who came to the Arkansas Territory ca 1820 and lived in Hempstead County until 1841/43. He signed for 180 Acres in Hempstead in 1837 according to Bureau of Land Managment Records. His administration indicated he is related to REEDS of Hempstead and O'DANIEL family in North Carolina and a CANTI or CANTEY family in Alabama. If you have any information about this family please E-mail me Rick Reed at Thanks!

Gary Mon, 15 Mar 1999 22:51:00
I am researching my BEAUCHAMP family and at least two of them were in Hempstead Co beginning in ca 1868. They were the Jesse Bean McCRAW family and the Seborne Jackson Beauchamp family. S.J. Beauchamp and Selina Beauchamp McCraw were brother and sister and were part of a large family migration from Pontotoc MS area in 1867/68. Of the family which came each had a child born in MS in 1866 and their next ones in 1868 in AR. They were in Nevada, Hempstead, Howard and Sevier counties. Anyone with information on any of these please contact me at Many thanks. Gary Hawley

John P King Tue, 16 Mar 1999 21:57:05
Richard and Nancy Daily KING moved to Ozan, Hemstead Co.Ark.about1832,They owned about 300 acre's in the 1860's.cannot find any death date or location of graves, their son, Rev. W.H.H.King was in this area until 1885 before moving to Wood Co Tex.then Red River Co.Tex.Any information about Richard and Nancy would be appreciated. John P.King ggggrandson,

Norman L Neel Sun, 21 Mar 1999 00:26:54
NEEL, Benjamin or Claudius (Claude) Leon. Believe Claude was born in Ozan in 1882, trying to get info on his parents Benjamin Neel and Elizabeth NUTT. Also interested in any information on any NEEL'S in Arkansas in the 1800's. Thanks for your help.

Joe Harris Sat, 20 Mar 1999 21:52:16
There was a James Henry HARRIS that was married to a Margatet GRAVES Harris on the 1860 cencus. They lived in Redland community. There was a son John T Harris, age 2, and Ike Harris, age 24, was living in the home. I was hoping to find the 1870 census showing that this coulpe had a son named, Daniel Henry Harris, born in 1962. James Henry Harris could have died before the 1870 census. I would appreciate your help. Joe Harris

Jane Johnson Mon, 22 Mar 1999 22:32:29
Research the JOHNSON, St. CLAIR, and STOUT family. Edward Johnson and his wife, Deborah St. Clair moved to this county in the 1820's with several grown children. Jane Johnson,

Connie Cox Tue, 23 Mar 1999 16:49:26
My grandfather was Gaynor WALDREP. I want to know where he was born. My grandad's dad was Jasper Waldrep (first or middle name), came from Mississippi born in 1843 (I think). Also, something happened to Jasper cause, my grandad had a stepfather and step brothers. I don't know where Jasper went. Texas ? Thanks, Connie Waldrep Cox e-mail

Clarissa Willis Thu, 25 Mar 1999 15:10:49
Lilla Olena BEASLEY (my great-grandmother).Born: 3/6/1879 (Nevada Co. AR or Hempsted Co. AR) Died: 9/1960 Hope, AR. Married: Thomas Elijah URREY Sept. 19, 1893 in Hope. I am looking for her parents or where she came from. Any help would be appreciated. CLW