Joe Harris Thu, 01 Oct 1998 20:30:36 Edward Adley HARRIS, born 1806 or 1807 in Va. Came to Nevada county from Montgomery County Tn. with wife Malinda (Tn. 1818). They brought Mary Harris (1843), James H. Harris (1846), Claib (1835), Issiac (1847)Daniel, Dee, Tom, and Nancy. They apparently settled around Nubbin Hill and some were burried at Missionary Grove Baptist Church. I descended from James through Daniel Henry and Henry E. Harris. Any information would be appreciated. I would like to know if any descendents remain in Nevada County. Thanks, Joseph E. Harris

Donna Lawrence Sun Oct 04 08:33:17 1998
I am seeking information on descendants of John MEADOR ( 1760-1833) of Dallas County Alabama who settled in Nevada County. These children include :Andrew Jackson Meador who married Mary Elizabeth BRUNSON, he died in 1865 in Bluff City, AR. Rebecca Meador married William John CARTER. She died in Bluff City in 1869, Elizabeth MEADOR who married John Lewis Bridges JONES, and Lucinda Meador who married Ralph Jones.

Steffer Sat, 10 Oct 1998 22:06:52
SMITH, Hilliard and Donie Kitchens Smith born around 1880. Children included Lilla, Herbert, and Thurman. Will share material. Please email

Wanda B. Ruby Wed, 14 Oct 1998 23:35:42
Looking for ELLIOTT's in the 1870 period that I know of. This is for my brother-in-law. I have John C, son Cyrenious and Robert supposedly. In Nevada Co before moving to TX by 1897 whenCyrenious married in Dallas Co,TX. Thanks, Wanda Blair Ruby,

Susan Donahue Thu, 15 Oct 1998 19:38:45
BARGER family - Seeking information regarding the family of Alfred Barger, who was a 67 year old widower at the time of the 1880 Nevada Co., AR Census. Family farm was located in Missouri Twp. Others listed in household were his daughters, Sarah, f 44 TN & Martha Kimes, f 41 TN & Susan, f 32 MS & Mary Gooch, f 29 MS; a son, James Barger 26 MS, a daughter-in-law, Rebecca, f 25 GA. and 3 grandchildren; Stanley Barger, m 1 AR, Martha Kimes, f 20 MS and Viola Gooch, f 12 MS. Alfred's deathdate unknown, but apparently between 1880 and 1900 in Nevada Co., AR. Any information would be appreciated. Susan Barger Donahue -, Thank you!

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

Laveda McWillie Sat, 24 Oct 1998 11:37:58
Looking for the decendants of Roan BAILEY, born around 1845 in Houma, Louisiana in Terrebonne Parish. Roan and his brothers and sisters were born into slavery. He came to the Magnolia, Emerson area in the late 1890's. Roan had 8 brothers and sisters: Abe Bailey lived in the Waldo & Magnolia area, Attie Bailey-Frazier, Magnolia area, Emaline Bailey-Hill, Stamps, Buckner, Magnolia ares, Mary Bailey-Jackson, Magnolia, Louvenis Bailey-Wade, Athens, Homer, Louisiana, Elvira Bailey, Rob, Elisha Bailey there is no information on where these people lived. Roan Bailey had children that lived in the Prescott & Faulkon area their names were: Fannie Bailey, Clevel Bailey, Roanie Bailey, Gussie Bailey-Gulley or Gully. Gussie Gulley had a daughter her name was Florence Gulley. Roan Bailey is buried at Kings Hill Cemetery in Magnolia. If you know any of these people please contact me.

Robert J. Bratcher Mon, 02 Nov 1998 16:52:28
BRATCHER, James Robert born 1878 Okalona AR. married STOCKTON, Fannie Josephine in Prescott AR. children Onie, Fletcher, Ellis, Ernest, Clara, James Imon, and James David.

John Yates Fri, 06 Nov 1998 22:03:28
I wish to locate the descendants of George Washington TERRY and his wife Fannie A. PITFIELD. This family resided in Prescott 1873 - 1906. George and Fannie are buried in the DeAnn Cemetery in Prescott. Children include May, Laura, Lula, George, Stephen, Howard, Earl and John. George Terry owned a drugstore in Prescott. John Yates

John Yates Fri, 06 Nov 1998 22:09:20
Looking for the descedants of John Thaddeus Whitfield GILL (1831 - 1914) and his wife Sara Elizabeth STEELE 1838 - 1916). This family resided in the Prescott area from 1868 - 1890. Known children are Carrie, Mattie, John, Ernest, James and Percy. John Yates

Laveda McWillie Sun Nov 08 22:51:40 1998
Looking for grand & gr-grandchildren of Roan BAILEY, an African American family that lived in Falcon, Prescott, Bodcaw and Dort Cheet Bottom area. Roan died before 1920, was a 33-degree Mason, is buried in Kings Hill Cemetery, Magnolia, Columbia Co., AR. Also Clevel Bailey who lived in Falcon, Dort Cheet area. He died in 1950 and is buried at Kings Hill Cemetery. Gussie Bailey-GULLEY, lived Falcon area. Married name was a Gulley. Gussie had daughter named Florance who lived in Prescott. Roanie Bailey lived in Falcon, Prescott areas, had about 10 children in the 1940's. She would bring her children to visit her brother Abe Bailey who lived near Columbia & Nevada Countyline & Lamberteen. Last contact with these people was in the late 1950's. Am looking for any information on this family: marriage, death notices, criminal records, 1900, 1920, 1930 census, etc., from Nevada County also were these people are buried.

Sandra Mon, 09 Nov 1998 23:01:56
I am looking for any info on the EBLING family.Edward & Sarah Cornelia- children: Hannah, Oscar, Susan, Nettie, Amelia, Irene, Carrie. Oscar married Laura EATONS. Susan, Nettie & Irene all married WARD brothers. Carrie married Monroe R. Thanks for any help and I will be happy to share what I have with you. Sandra

Tammy Larche-Smith Wed, 11 Nov 1998 14:17:56
CALLAWAY - Looking for the name of the wife of Madison Callaway. Four of his known children were born in Nevada County, Arkansas in the 1870's. They all eventually came to Sabine Parish, Louisiana. I have yet to find out who the mother of these children was. She would be my 3rd great-grandmother. Madison's tombstone gives the following dates Dob: 07 Oct 1845 - Dod: 11 Apr 1915. His known children are Henry Thomas, Lona, Eula, and Fannie. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks, Tammy

Charles Evans Sun, 15 Nov 1998 19:55:37
John and/or Caroline EVANS. Looking for death certificates or burial date/place of either Both born in Mississippi in 1930s. Bore children in Nevada, County, Arkansas in 1960s. Children: John Thomas EVANS (born 1960). William E. EVANS (born 1962). Thanks, Charles

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

Ed Sanders Thu, 19 Nov 1998 17:39:29
Looking for records in Nevada County for Berry BEARD and Nancy ? After going thru the land records some of them listed him in Nevada. I really would like to find where they are buried. Thank for your help. Mary Beard,

Ed Sanders Fri, 20 Nov 1998 00:54:26
Would you be so kind as to post the BEARD burials query? I have helped Mary with 27 BEARD burials in Ouachita Co, but have no Nevada resources. Thank you. Sincerely, Ed Sanders

Mary Beard At 05:39 PM 11/19/98
Could you possibly check Nevada County for Berry BEARD and Nancy ? After going thru the land records some of them listed him in Nevada. I really would like to find where they are buried. Thank for your help.

J. Moore Fri, 20 Nov 1998 07:16:32
MOOREHEAD, Charles Westley b: April 12, 1853 Washington, Hempstead Co. AR, d. Abt 1936 Hugo, OK. Was living in Prescott before 1894 to 1898 where two children, Samuel (b. 26 June 1894) and Birdie (b. 4 Jan 1896), were 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.

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

Kristi Simmons Mon, 23 Nov 1998 11:54:27
Nevada County: BAILEY, Samuel, father of Franklin. Franklin was a long time resident of Nevada Co, arriving at the time of the Civil War. Trying to locate info on his father. A 1906 Nevada News article on Parker Township lists a Samuel Bailey who went to Texas . His Brisbane homestead was taken over by John BUTLER. Anxious to talk to anyone who has any knowledge of Franklin Bailey or his father Samuel. Thanks!

Office Mail Wed, 25 Nov 1998 07:56:57
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.

Lana Buie Loiler Sun, 29 Nov 1998 10:30:12
My family was born in Prescott, Nevada County. My mom was Mary GARRETT, her parents were Lee Garrett and Tennie ANDREWS also born in Prescott. My dad was John BUIE born in Boughton, his parents John Buie and Ora REGAN. Both my parents lived their growing years in Prescott, married and had me (Lana) and John my brother then they moved to Calif. in 1943. I was a infant. I know a little bit about my family tree but would love to know more. Thanks in advance for your interest in helping me.

Ben L Grove Mon, 30 Nov 1998 10:26:28
I am looking for descendants of my G grandfather, Joseph N. BEAN, born 15 April,1842 in Kentucky.He came to Nevada County, AR about 1860 with his father, Joseph. He lived here until his death 4 Sept., 1911. His wife Martha, born Tenn..died 1880-81, 2nd wife, Molly STOKES, died 19 May, 1939. His son David J. was my grandfather. Thanks, Ben Grove 100 Battery Lane, Fredericksburg, VA 22408

Mrs Michelle Lawrence Thu, 3 Dec 1998 09:29:11
HOOVER Belle A., Piney Grove Cemetery. I am looking for information on this person. I'm wondering if the A. could be Arliss. Thank you.

Mrs Michelle Lawrence Thu, 3 Dec 1998 09:32:42
HOOVER, Belle A., Birth:2/5/1890, Death: 2/27/72 Piney Grove Cemetery, Prescott, AR Searching for any information regarding this person. I believe it to be a relative and if I can substantiate this, one of the unmarked graves in Pine Grove Cemetery is his son, Arliss Lee. Thank you.

Kinder Fri Dec 04 06:36:16 1998
Am researching for infor on William Isaac HARLAN, known to have purchased property in Nevada Co. on 8-26-1904. Also purchased property in Newton Co. Arkansas on the same day. Am trying to link him to James Pennington Harlan and Valentine Harlan (who also owned land in Arkansas though in Faulkner and White Co. William had children named Sarah Melinda Harlan, Rosey Ann Harlan, Henry Franklin Harlan, Marvin Leeroy Harlan, Andrew Jackson Harlan, Coy Eugene Harlan, Ira Orville Harlan and Rutha Ruby Harlan. Thanks for any information you may have!

Stuart M. Jordan Dec 13 18:02:42 1998
Seeking the identity of the parents of Elam F. JORDAN, born ca. 1833 in GA. Elam was residing in the household of Peter GOSNELL (b. ca 1815 in SC) during the 1850 U.S. Census of Murray County GA. Elam married, 21 May 1858 in Columbia County AR, Eliza J. BROOKS and then served in Co. F of Hardy's AR Inf Regt (CSA). Both Elam and Eliza Jordan died 1909 and were buried in Nevada County AR. Suspect that Elam may be the son of Henry Jordan (b. ca. 1793 in Halifax County VA), but need proof. This Henry Jordan disappeared from Halifax County by 1832, and may have followed the Gosnells to SC and GA.

Robert Sage Fri, 25 Dec 1998 19:05:49
Looking for info on Thomas Jefferson SAGE who lived in Emmet and we believe was buried there. Also need info on any other Sage' in AR during 1870 to 1940. Robert Sage