Jan - Mar 1999 Queries

Below are the queries that were submitted January through March 1999. I am in the process of updating the Surname Index for this page, but you can use the search box to the right to search for a particular name within the site.

LASLY, ALCORN, KUYKENDALL: - I am researching Phylanders(Flanders) Kuykendall Lasly of Jefferson County. Would appreciate any assistance. Thank you. Marty Willits , 19014 Artesian Way, Humble, TX 77346. Jan. 2, 1999.

GOLLADAY, GOLIDY, RAMSEY, RAMSAY: - REUBEN and ANNA their children: Verdie May, Flora, Rosetta, Lola, Jessie (m) and Otto. B.1897, seeking their descendants, where ever located. OTTO appears to have served WW1 then lived in N Y where he died Feb 1966. Can't find JESSIE but am told he worked for road dept in Jef or Ark county. Verdie May and Rosetta died in Hot Springs c.40s. Flora ?? GOLLADAY, GOLIDY, John R was in 1900 census in area m. Rosetta Ramsey. date ? their children: Wallace Golladay, died age 8 in Stuttgart (?) Anna Marie G. m. C. Stone Rosetta was my grandmother, Anna Marie my mother. John Golladay said to have been railroader who disappeared from ARK. Trying to solve some mysteries I have uncovered. Ron Stone PO Box 418226, Sacrmento, CA. 95841. Jan 3, 1999.

SPENCER - My great grandfather, Floyd Spencer, died in November 1934. He is buried in Bellwood Cemetery in a pauper's grave. (My great grandmother had a choice of bringing the body home or paying taxes.) My family has never seen the grave. I would like to find the location of the cemetery and the grave. Does anyone have suggestions on how I can find this information? Thanks. Nancy Spencer Rogers Jan. 5, 1999.

FLINN, FLYNN - The book "Laughlin Flinn and His Descendants" indicates that one of his sons, George Flynn was living in Jefferson County, Territory of Arkansas by July 8, 1833.This transaction was a deed to Samuel Nunn for land on the Ohio. George Flynn was born in the late 1720's or early 1730's in either Prince George or Amelia County, VA. His wife was Sarah or Sally and his children may have been Rebecca, William, Obediah, George Jr. and Delilah. I would like to contact anyone who knows of this Flynn family. Thanks. Clarice H. Mitchell R.R. 11, Box 1009 Bedford, IN. 47421. Jan. 6, 1999.

PORTER - John PORTER, wife Mary Alice PORTER, and daughter, Mary Alice PORTER most likely died and were buried (if not in Grant County) somewhere near Pine Bluff. Both mother and daughter died either in the late 1910's or early 1920's. John may have remarried, but also died sometime in the early 1920's, while in his 50's. Looking for cemetery information, remarriage, or even possible children from this second marriage. Steven J. Porter 706 McKinley St. Westlake, La. 70669 Jan. 6, 1999.

COMBS, LIGHTFOOT, ERVIN - I would like any information that is available for Willie & Margie Ervin (about 1870), Joseph & Bertha Combs (about 1895), and also Allen Lightfoot, I believe they are all from the Arkansas area ...maybe Arkansas & Jefferson Counties. April Mack 18691 Shaftsbury Detroit, MI. 48219. Jan. 7, 1999.

BRADFORD - Looking for info. on John D. Bradford who was shot in the back in the 1920's while trying to escape at Tucker Prison; Jefferson Co., AR. His fathers name was James Colk Bradford B:Aug. 23, 1848. He also had a brother named James Lee Bradford B:Nov. 19, 1879. I have obit. but no date on it and no sign of what paper it came from. According to the obit. John D. was buried at Oakland Cemetery in Little Rock. Sandy Fowler 605 King Ln. Garland, TX 75042 Jan. 8, 1999.

SABBS, SABB, SMITH - Seeking information on the Smith Plantation that was in Jefferson Co. Bolivar Township Ark. Owner was Augustus M. Smith who lived in South Carolina.The slave was brought to Ark. in 1859 or 1860 from the Good Hope Plantation in S.C. Augustus Smith died in the Civil War in 1862. The land was taking by the goverment. Want to know who own it after the war. My great great grandfather, Marlbrough Sabb was married on the plantation to Lettie Boatright in 1873 per the married license. Augustus Smith wife was Sarah. Lettie Sabbs 2449 E. 93 Street, Chicago, Il. 60617. Jan. 15, 1999.

PRUITT, PRUETT, BURLISON, BURLESON - Seeking any info on the above in or around Jefferson County , ARK, 1850 - present. Grandmother lived in Snake Island (where is it). Sharon Bortner 5781 Glad Blvd., Kent, Ohio, 44240. Jan. 19, 1999.

MINOR, CHERRY, GENTRY, MANUEL - I am looking for info about my father's family. John Jay MINOR was in Pine Bluff about 1900 and marr. Mattie CHERRY. She was the daughter of James David CHERRY and Amanda GENTRY. Amanda was the daughter of John GENTRY and Martha Jane MANUEL of Drew Co. Virgil Minor 6861 Wytham Dr., Memphis, Tn. 38119. Jan. 21, 1999.

HEDDEN - Looking for information on a James Hedden d.1922, and wife Elizabeth (Libby) d. 1920 Lived rural Jefferson County . Left several children orphaned...youngest of which (maybe 2nd youngest) was Elcie Fay Hedden b. 9 Sept 1918. Tom Coward 4145 DeSoto Rd., Walls, Ms. 38680. Jan. 21, 1999.

COOK, OWENS, NEWMAN - Would anyone know who Sarah E. Cook or Owens is? Could she been the Same as Nancy Owens? There was a Sarah living with Charles Newman on the 1870 Vaugine Twp, Jefferson Co. I'm researching Charles Newman and he was supposingly married Nancy Owens and divorced in 1972. Diann McDaniel 6708 W. Canyon Road, Tulsa, Ok. 74131. Jan. 23, 1999.

DAVIS, TURNER, FARMER - Help! My DAVIS family tree has reached a dead-end with my Great-Grandfather. Can anyone help me with information? Roy Denver DAVIS was born 20 Oct 1882 in Pine Bluff Arkansas, according to some of my relatives. He later married Lillian TURNER (full name Lillian Turner Davis Brock George), daughter of Edward TURNER and Cindy (Lucinda?) FARMER. Family legend says Cindy was full-blooded Cherokee. Any information on any of these people would be much appreciated. Allen Davis 7602 W. Palmarie #203 Glendale, Az. 85303. Jan. 28, 1999.

According to my grandfather's marriage license issued in 1901, he was from" Beaumont, in the County of Jefferson and State of Arkansas". I am trying to obtain the location of Beaumont. Charles Triplett 3700 Taft, Pine Bluff, Ar. Jan. 28, 1999.

NICHOLDS, NICHOLS - Trying to locate links with John David NICHOLDS (b.1862-63 MO); apparently had a brother named Henry and a sister named Adeline. Do not know names of parents. Indications are that he (they) lived in the Pine Bluff area 1850-1870. John married Minnie Lee HALL, 1891, in Kingsland, Cleveland Co, and later moved to TX. Sharon Martin 4430 West 151st Terrace, Leawood, Ks. 66224. Jan. 29, 1999.

RICHARDSON - Dorothy Mae Richardson - dob - 12/12/1917, Pine Bluff, Jefferson County. Orville Murders - dob - 7/15/1915 - dod - 9/5/1958, Hot Springs County, Relatives of ======Please. William Shaffer 11225 Affinity Court #52 San Diego, San Diego County, Ca. 92131. Jan. 29, 1999.

BARTHOLOMEW - I am researching to write the the history of Bayou Bartholomew from source to mouth. Does anyone have info on the Bartholomews who settled on it in the early 1800s? I also want to find the exact LOCATION OF THE SOURCE OF THE BAYOU. Two people have told me that it was a spring [or at least used to be.] I found a hand-drawn or traced map showing the head and GERMAN SPRINGS written there. German Springs was a large mineral spring according to Goodspeed. Does anyone know the exact location? Also, if you had family who were early bayou settlers, I will be happy to include the family history in the upcoming book. Thanks, Rebecca DeArmond 1054 Ozment Bluff Wilmer, Ar. 71675. Jan. 31, 1999.

WINGARD, GENTRY, PIERCE,VARNELL - My great-grandmother was Melinda Gentry born June 15,1852. She died April, 1936. She married J. Solomon Wingard. He was born in 1854 and died in 1945. My grandmother was Flora Irene Wingard born December 7, 1881. She married Charles Arthur Pierce born 1881 died September 14 1934. They were all buried in Sulpher Springs cemetery. As far as anyone knows they have been in Jefferson county. I think Melinda's mothers name was Varnell. If you can help me please let me know. I haven't been able to find any of these names on your web page. Melinda Johnson 3016 Malinda Drive, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 72703. Jan. 31, 1999.

ALBRIGHT - I am looking for any information on the Hankins family that were in Jefferson County in the mid to late 1800's. Any help very appreciated. Kim M. Kester 2013 N 40th St. Sheboygan, Wi. 53081. Feb. 2, 1999.

BUTTACAVOLI (Changed to BUTCALIS in 1944) - I am looking for information on the Creed Taylor Place in Jeffeson County. It is my understanding that it was a family-owned estate My great-grandfather's death certificate says that his residence at the time of his death was Creed Taylor Place. I believe my great-grandfather may have been a tenant famer on that land. He was an immigrant from Sicily. His name was Anthony Buttacavoli. Annette Stuckey 1510 Skyline Vista Ct. Russellville, Ar. 72802. Feb. 6, 1999.

MINOR, GENTRY, CHERRY, MANUEL - John Gentry married Martha Jane Manuel in Drew Co in 1848. they later moved to Jefferson Co where their daughter, Amanda Gentry married James David Cherry. Their child, Mattie Cherry married J ohn Jay Minor. I am seeking anyone with info on these lines and I have much info on the Minor and Gentry lines. Virgil Minor 6861 Wytham Dr., Memphis, Tn. 38119. Feb. 9, 1999.

AUSTIN - I am searching for my great-grandfather, Lawthan Bethune Austin. That may be an incorrect spelling. He had a family with his first wife, was widowed and remarried late in life, with which my grandfather was his only offspring. He died about 1900, leaving my grandfather orphaned at the age of four. We know very little of him except that he died in Pine Bluff and that he started the Lakeside Methodist Church. My grandfather thought that he may have had a son named Clifford. I have been searching for 20 years for him. Karen Austin Blum 1020 Kelly Ridge Court, Bellingham, Wa. 98226. Feb. 11, 1999.

ZERELL - My mother was baptized by J. H. Kleimann at an Evangelical Lutheran Church in May, 1917. I"m not positive it was in Jefferson County. It may be in Pine Bluff or Stuttgart. Her name was Elizabeth Zerell. Her father's name was August Zerell. Can you tell me if there was a Lutheran Church with this pastor in 1917, and what the name of the church was. Karen McAndrew 1310 Tiffany Street, Boyceville, Wi. Feb. 12, 1999.

SMITHEE, HEAD, YANDALL, KITCHENHAM, FOLEY, JOHNSON, DeLOACH, TRAYLOR, REEVES - Would like to learn more from anyone knowing about the family of Dr. Warren F. SMITHEE & his wife Lucy Ann JONES of Jefferson Co., Ark. They had children Alice SMITHEE b.1870 who marr. Charles KITCHENHAM--Lilly SMITHEE b.1876 who marr. Frank JOHNSON--Nancy Ann SMITHEE b.1878 who marr. John FOLEY [my direct line]--Onie SMITHEE b.1880 who marr. Bert DeLOACH--& Ruth SMITHEE b.1882 who marr. John TRAYLOR. Anyone descending from any of the children above mentioned, please contact me. Or anyone with any knowledge concerning the above family, please help. I desire to know the marriage date of Dr. Warren F. SMITHEE to Lucy Ann JONES & where they were married. I know that Warren F. SMITHEE was the son of Jesse F. G. SMITHEE & his wife Sarah Ann REEVES. Jesse & Sarah, also had a daughter named Sarah J. SMITHEE b.1859. After Dr. Warren F. SMITHEE died Lucy marr. a Mr. John C. HEAD. Later after his death, she married a Mr. YANDELL. Thanks for your attention, Dave Ashworth P O Box 645, Gilmer, Texas 75644. Feb 12, 1999.

BARBER - A Slave. Wife's name was Mae Francis Cheeks, from Pine Bluff or Grady, Arkansas. Henry Barbar Feb. 13, 1999.

ROBERTSON, CLABOURN - Lee Robertson (b.abt.1890) was married to Eunice Clabourn (b.abt.1892) and lived in the Reydell township area. Lee and Eunice Were my Grandparents and I would appreciate any birth and marriage information that anyone may have or know about these two individuals. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Will reimburse any expenses incurred. Thank You! Neal Robertson 5135 Lockwood Road, Perry, Ohio 44081. Feb. 14, 1999.

BAKER, GLOVER, SIMPSON - I am searching for info on a Eugenia Baker. I have found Eugenia in the 1860 census. She is 11 years old and living with her father B.T. Baker 31 years old and born in GA and her mother Mary O.J. Baker age 25 born also in GA. They have an older son named Thomas Larkin Baker born in 1855 in GA. Eugenia married William Washington Simpson in 1877 in Bradley County, Arkansas and moved to Bayou Meto, Arkansas County, Arkansas by 1880. Glorene Simpson-Stevens 14629 SE 198th St., Renton Wa. 98058. Feb 17, 1999. http:www.glorene.com/family/genealogy

NOWLIN - Looking for info on David Nowlin. He was married to a Roxanna. They were there in 1871 because one of their sons were born in 1871. His name was George. Terry Bingham 915 Parkgree, Dixon Ca. 95620. Feb. 18, 1999.

NIX, GERMANY - My great-grandparents were: John Calhoun Nix and Maransa Germany. Family records state that their first two children were born in Pine Bluff in 1873 and 1875. Then they migrated to Texas. Searching for a marriage record for approx. 1872. Nancy Cason 1418 Douglas Drive, Garland, Tx. 75041. Feb 19, 1999.

SELF -Looking for ancestors and descendants of John SELF who m. Martha M. ARNOLD, 16 May 1851 in Jefferson County, AR. Barbara Peck P O Box 3282 Quail Valley, Ca. 92587. Feb. 19, 1999. http://www.selfroots.com

TAYLOR - I am looking for the father of my gt-grandfather William L. Taylor b. 5 Jun 1844 in Pulaski or Jefferson Co. AR; d. 18 Apr 1925 in Perry Co., AR. The 1850 Jefferson Co., Ark. census, Bolliver Twp., Dwg. 598, list William TAYLOR, age 6, in the HH of Drucilla TAYLOR, age 38 b. TN. Also in HH is Alexander Taylor, 16, Malinda Taylor, 12, and Robert E. Taylor, 4. The 1860 Jefferson Co., AR census, Bartholamew Twp. Dwg. 400, list D. Taylor, 49; Wm. Taylor, 17; R. Taylor, 14; M. A. Haynes, 20; and L. S. HAYNES, 2. The 1870 census of Perry Co., Ark., Fouche Le Fave Twp. List William L. TAYLOR, 25, and Robert TAYLOR, 23,(probably a bro.) in HH of Joshua M. May. William L. TAYLOR marr. Ellen L. HARRIS in 1873. Malinda TAYLOR, 17, marr. Stephen HAYNES, abt. 45, 4 June 1855 in Jefferson Co., AR. Robert E. TAYLOR marr. Elizabeth BRAZIL. I would appreciate any information and will share. Jackie Myers RR2, Box 143, Houston, Ar. 72070. Feb 22, 1999.

LASLY - I have a George Hamilton Lasly, b. 1877, Humphrey, AR. He married Mary Lula Brown in 1897. I can't find him listed in the for Humphrey, Co. but I found a George listed for Plum Bayou Township. in 1880. If this sounds familar to anyone, I would like to hear from you. Thank you very much. Glenn Ridings 1133 Guthrie Dr., Waco, Tx. 76710. Feb. 22, 1999.

GIBSON, JACKSON, SHACKS, BARSH - I am Looking For my grandfather parents. His name is Henderson Gibson, he had 3 brothers, Simuel, Pastor Evan, Pastor Emmanual, 3 sisters, Clora Gray, Tina Jackson, Ada Gray. Henderson lived in Cleveland Co. Ar. and the other lived in Vagine Twp, Jefferson Co.. Henderson, Simuel, Evan, Tina were born in Georgia, (1846 thru 1853) then they to Arkansas around (1860-1870). Walter Gibson 6460 Harvard Ave., Mount Morris, MI. 48458. Feb. 23, 1999.

ROBERTS - Seeking information on Thomas J. Roberts, b. about 1831, in GA, moved to AR. before Civil War. Died in Pine Bluff, AR., date of death unknown. Father: Cooper B. Roberts, Brothers: Wm. J. Roberts and James Houston Roberts. Thomas J. Roberts 1507 E. University St. Magnolia, Ar. 71753. Feb. 23, 1999.

McFARLAND, BASS, HALE, DOUGLASS, NEWCOMB, HEARNE, HARRISON, SASSER, RHODES, MCFARLAND's and descendents living in Jefferson County in 1900 Census. Patricia Nance Feb. 26, 1999.

STONE, MEANS, SHAVER - Looking for a Stone who married a Means early 1900 in Newport Ark. My father name was Oliver Stone and was born July 30,1917-18. His father name was Lonnie (?)Stone and Francis(?)Means. If any one could tell me if they have come across a family of Stones around that time would appreciate information. Thanks. Larry Oberlin 62 Charles St., Coldwater, Mi. 49036. March 1, 1999.

DAVIS - Looking for information on Matthew Davis, born 1778 in NC. Supposed to be buried in White Sulfur Springs in Jefferson Co. Had 1 son John Davis, also buried in White Sulfur Springs. Would like to get infor on spouse of Matthew, & also Matthew's parents. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks. Mary E Smith 614 S. Idaho, La Porte, Tx. 77571. March 2, 1999.

GOAD - James Walton Goad, Wabbaseka, AR., Graves Goad, Altheimer, AR. Robert Goad (James Walton & Graves' father) Do not have middle name or any dates. They were raised in foster homes so I'm having a hard time finding out much more. Please let me know if you have any information about Robert & his wife & any other children plus who they decended from. Any information will be much appreciated. Suanne Elliott 17613 Coit Rd., Dallas Tx. 75252. March 3, 1999.

SLAUGHTER, RITCHIE, CAMPBELL - Frances RITCHIE & PLEASANT SLAUGHTER FAMILY JEFFERSON, SALINE, & GRANT COUNTIES 1860-1920 I would like very much to make connection with descendants of PLEASANT SLAUGHTER who married FRANCES RITCHIE, 5, Sept. 1861, Jefferson Co. By 1870 Census they were in Barrague Twsp post office Pine Bluff. They had two daughters MARY 7, MARTHA 1.==(PLEASANT was in the War, CO. K.,26, ARK Infantry, Morgan's Regiment). By 1880 census PLEASANT SLAUGHTER lived in Simpson Twsp, Grant Co. MARY 15, BOETIA 11, MATTHEW 3, THOMAS SLAUGHTER, 3/12. I do not have any other census record for PLEASANT SLAUGHTER. I have a marriage record for MARY SLAUGHTER 17, & HENRY T. CAMPBELL age 21. 26, Sept. 1881, both of Simpson Twsp. 1900 Jefferson County list MATTHEW SLAUGHTER & LULA and a 2 year old son JESSE SLAUGHTER 191O JEFFERSON CO. twsp Barrague. lists MATTHEW SLAUGHTER 33 fireman Lumber Mill. Lula 29 has had 4 children. ?ROY or RAY 8, QUILLA 3, BABY DAU. 1/2 1920 JEFFERSON CO. Redfield lists MATHEW SLAUGHTER, & LULA and three children son ? Lura 18 (this would have been the son Roy or Ray so may have been Leroy ) QUILLA 13 & W.R. a son. His son Jesse Slaughter was also in 1920 Census ` 1920 JEFFERSON CO. JESSE SLAUGHTER 21, & ROSA and one daughter IMA JEAN 8/12. This is all the information that I have on Pleasant's descendants, Pleasant was a brother to my great grandfather JOHN THOMAS SLAUGHTER. I have a great deal of information to share with his descendants. If you are not a descendant but might have known some of them or have any information about this family would you please contact me? Louise Heisleman 3918 Madison Ave., Lincoln, Ne. 68504. March 8, 1999.

MCLEMORE - I am looking for any descendants of Wright McLemore. His children were: JOHN, VERNETTA, RUFUS, STERLING & LUCY. Rufus was my great-grand-father and his son was ELISHA WRIGHT MCLEMORE. RUFUS was killed in the Civil War in July, 1862. I would appreciate hearing from anyone who may know anything about this family. Records show that RUFUS and WRIGHT both owned land in Jefferson County. Thanks alot. Dolores McLemore McKee 1003 Westridge, Duncanville, Tx. 75116. March 8, 1999.

VENABLE, GIVEN, HARDIN - Willie & Robert Venable, Opal & Al Given, and Marvell & Bill Hardin. Dates of birth and death. Stephen Lee 2802 Park Ridge Drive, Paragould, Ar. 72450. March 9, 1999.

COLCLASURE - Looking for information on the COLCLASURE (and various spellings) surname. Found a David A. COLLASURE, dob 1862, in IL. Listed in the 1900 Jefferson Co. AR. Census. Living with him are his wife, Annie dob 1870, in IL. and children: Clara E. dob 1893, in AR. Archie/Urchie dob 1898, in AR. and Bland dob 1896, in AR. Any help on this family appreciated and I am happy to share info on the COLCLASURE lines. Thank you! Tricia Colcleasure Carothers March 9, 1999.

LUCAS, HAND, HANDS - Looking for Janita or Juanita Clair Lucas, Hand or Hands was her maiden name. She was known to be in Pine Bluff, AK, in the year 1961, staying with her brother at the time. She had 2 or 3 children and was seperated from her husband. There was a young lady born on May 13, 1961, that is very interested in finding this person. I am trying to help a friend out with this info. Please respond with any news that could be of any help, no matter how remote. Thanks, Marie Long 4100 Gaylark Road, North Mobile, Al. 36609. March 12, 1999.

CARTER - Looking for infomation on J. W. Carter born in 1842, died 1921. Lived in Pine Bluff until 1880. David Carter 101 Sharon Ct., Folsom, Ca. March 13, 1999.

JONES - I am searching for information on Col Met L Jones, buried here in Pine Bluff, served four years in the Confederate Army and died May 5, 1898. Wiliam D. Jones 6546 Trinity Drive, Pine Bluff, Ar. 71603. March 14, 1999.

LUCAS, HAND, HANDS - This is a correction to the query that I posted on March 12. It stated that Janita or Juanita Clair, whose married name was Lucas, this is wrong, LUCAS was her maiden name and HAND or HANDS was her married name. The child that was born on May 13, 1961, was born at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Pine Bluff. Janita was also known to be in the South part Louisiana before 1961. Any help will be greatly appreciated. Please email with response. Marie Long 4100 Gaylark Road, North Mobile, Al. 36609. March 14, 1999.

TALTON - CHARLES (Charlie) Lewis Talton was ennumerated in the 1920 US Census in Pine Bluff, AR. He was married to a Mildred Lloyd who had a daughter named Clara. I am looking for any information about his children and his burial place. My father, Garnie A. Talton from Grant, LA, was his natural son. Nancy Talton Courtenay 767 Oglethorpe Ave., Athens Ga. 30601. March 15, 1999.

THOMPSON, TURNER - I'm told that Martha Ann THOMPSON TURNER, her husband Vines TURNER and her brother Tommy (THOMAS ?) THOMPSON founded or was involved in the creation of a Baptist (?) Church in the community of Sulphur Springs, Jefferson County, AR. in the year of 1885. I believe Tommy was assigned as pastor/preacher there. Vines, at the time was pastor/moderater of The Baptist Church of Christ (Harmony)in Quitman, Faulkner County AR.in March, 1885. Anyone who can confirm or deny this statement, or knows anthing about Tommy THOMPSON and his sister Martha Ann and Vines, please talk to me. Thanks. Gene Turner 4421 Weiskoph, Corpus Christi 78413. March 16, 1999,

KIRK - Hello, Can anyone make a connection with this KIRK family? Allen C. KIRK, born Mar 17, 1911 in Texas and died Jan 5, 1992, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co.,AR. He was married two times. His 2nd wife, Virginia UNKNOWN died Aug 3, 1992, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR. I would love to make connection with the descendants of my KIRK family; Charles C. KIRK, G Uncle, Birth: Dec 8, 1880, TX., Death: Feb 14, 1953, age: 72. Father, Abner B. KIRK, G Grandfather (1831-1912), Mother, Rachel ALDRIDGE, G Grandmother (1839-1906). Spouse, Julia MIMS or SIMS, Children, Charles, Thelma, Allen C., (1911-1992). Other Spouses, Ellen Ettie POWELL, 1.1 Charles KIRK, 1C1R 1.2 Thelma KIRK, 1C1R, 1.3 Allen C. KIRK, 1C1R, Birth: Mar 17, 1911 Death: Jan 5, 1992, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR, age: 80 Spouse: Virginia UNKNOWN Birth: Dec 17, 1919, Death: Aug 3, 1992, Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co., AR, age: 72. Jeff Bolt 1214 Emerald Green Lane, Houston, Tx. 77094. March 16, 1999.

CUNNINGHAM, GRUMBLES - I am looking for information on Frances Orilla Cunningham, born 10 June 1853 in Arkansas, died on 3 June 1915. She married Eli Grumbles on 6 October 1870 in Union County, Arkansas (I think). Thanks for the help. Cecil Hewes 14 Tall Sky Place, The Woodlands, Tx 77381. March 16, 1999.

MONFEE - I am searching for information on the Monfee's that moved to Pine Bluff Ark in the late 1800's.. Name was A.J(Andrew Jackson) Monfee. He was a dealer in tobacco and Cigars. The family moved from Alabama. Any help would be helpful. Thanks. Andy Monfee 510 Woodbury St., Tennessee 37130. March 22, 1999.

PATRICK, GILLIAM- I found my ggg-grandfather in the 1860 Jefferson County census. My gg-grandfather William H. Patrick was 16 at the time. If anyone could look up cemetary records for Gilliam or Dilly Patrick I would appreciate it. I don't find anything else in the census until 1880 and I find william and his wife Delia listed with 8 children. What records would be available for me to search for his name? Please give me some direction with this. Thanks. Gayle Cohen 1105 Oak Meadow, Jonesboro, Ar. 72401. March 23, 1999.

I am looking for information concerning Indians in Jefferson County,specifically in the time period between 1920-1940. Billy Mcbride HC 79 Box 450 Oxford, Ar. 72565. March 25, 1999.

TUCKER - Thomas Henderson Tucker B.10 Feb. 1840 Arkansas. Records indicate that he enlisted in the CSA at Pine Bluff, Jefferson Co.,Ar. in 1862. He is next in the 1870 census of White Oak Twnshp,Franklin Co.,Ar. married to Margaret Elizabeth Barnes B.1845, from Franklin Co.,Ar. They had a one year old daughter in the census named Savella Florence Tucker. Later they moved to Bengal,Latimer Co.,Ok. and are buried there. His enlistment papers noted he was from White Oak, Jefferson Co., Ar. Bonnie Tucker Nelson 3015 s. Meridian Road, Meridian, Idaho 83642. March 25, 1999.

WINSTON, MITCHEM - Whiteville Church Obits. If anyone needs them, I have the obits for Eld. F.E. Winston and Carrie Lou Mitchem. Both were obtained from the Whiteville Baptist Church record. Belinda Winston P. O. Box 208, Rison, Ar. 71665. March 26, 1999.

ROSS - Trying to locate a family member of Cleve Ross born 30 Jan 1886 and died April 1964 possibley in Jefferson Co Ar. This Mr. Ross may be part of my Kentucky family from Marshall Co Ky. Thanks, Claude Nimmo 4820 US Highway 68 E Benton, Ky. 42025. March 30, 1999.

GATHRIGHT - I am searching for information on Rev. John Thomas Gathright. He was a Baptist missionary in Cook Co Pine Bluff area in the late 1800s. His wife's name was Mary. Any information regarding his life and ministry would be appreciated. Sharon Mills 6618 Paloverde Lane, Charlotte, NC. 28227. March 31, 1999.

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