Perryville Town
Established Dec 18, 1878

Township: Fourche LaFave
Zip Code: 72126

1880 Population: 356
1880 Occupations: Farmer, Farm Laborer, Physician, Restaurant Keeper, Bar Keeper, Painter, Mechanic, Druggist, Lawyer, Dry Goods Merchant, Saloon Keeper, Machinist, Teamster, Blacksmith, Blacksmith Apprentice, Shoemaker, School Teacher, Capenter, Wagonmaker, Miller, County Judge, Engineer, Dry Goods Store Clerk, Printer

1900 Population: 300
1900 Occupations: Seamstress, Teacher, Sheriff, Carpenter, Merchant, Farmer, Farm Laborer, Washerwoman, Day Laborer, Druggist, Clerk, Blacksmith, Saloon Keeper, Lawyer, Servant, County Clerk, Miller, Physician, Hotel Keeper, Milliner, Printer, Postmistress, Barber

1910 Population: 305
1910 Occupations: County Judge, County Treasurer, County Tax Collector, Tax Assessor, Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff, Doctor, Lawyer, Mail Carrier, Public School Teacher, Druggist, Barber, Carpenter, Seamstress, Housekeeper, Laborer, Farmer, Farm Laborer, Lumber Work Laborer, Hauling Freight Laborer, Boarding House Keeper, Boarding House Cook, Cook, Mill Work Laborer, Saw Mill Manager, Farm Manager, Bank Cashier, Machinist, Dry Goods Store Clerk, Dry Goods Merchant, Dry Goods Store Saleslady, Retail Grocery Merchant, Servant, Shingle Mill Sawyer, Odd Jobs Laborer, Printer

1920 Population: 748
1920 Occupations: Farm Operator, Farmer, Farm Laborer, Barber, Druggist, County Sheriff, County Deputy Sheriff, Postmaster, Teacher, Lumber Mill Accountant, Garage Laborer, Chauffer, Merchant, Grocery Store Salesman, Grocery Store Saleswoman, Boarding House Keeper, Servant, Lawyer, Printer/Printing Office, Garage Mechanic, Blacksmith, Mail Carrier, Tax Collector, Deputy Tax Collector, Road Laborer, House Carpenter, Automobile Mechanic, Newspaper Printer, Treasurer, Travelling Salesman, Dressmaker, County Clerk, County Deputy Clerk, Railroad Laborer, Lumber Mill Contractor, Restaurant Manager, Cattle Driver, Lumber Mill Sawyer

1930 Population: 391
1930 Occupations: Farmer, Farm Laborer, General Store Salesman & Saleslady, Author, Perry County Sheriff, Perry County Deputy Sheriff, Perry County Tax Assessor, County Funds Treasurer, County Court Judge, County Clerk, Deputy County Clerk, Oil Operator, News Office Printer, Gas & Oil Station Salesman, Filling Station Tender, Lumber Mill Laborer, Cafe Manager, Cafe Waitress, Lumber Mill Operator, Lumber Mill Truck Driver, Druggist, Grocery Store Stenographer, Hotel Manager, County Road Laborer, County Road Grader Operator, County Road Tractor Driver, Land Office Abstracter, Bookkeeper of Power Light Company, Clothing Store Salesman, Lawyer, Public School Supervisor, Public School Teacher, Physician, Mechanic for State Highway Dept, Mail Carrier, Private Music Teacher, Carpenter, Blacksmith Shop Repairman, Auto Garage Mechanic, Land Office Bookkeeper, Life Insurance Salesman, Cotton Gin Operator, Housekeeper, Log Hauler, Real Estate Abstracter, Office Clerical Worker, Traveling Show Mechanic, Traveling Show Operator, Traveling Show Laborer

1990 Population: 1141






Blacksmiths: Gill Crawford, George W. Ivey, John Lewis, H.S. Loflin, Wm Mitchell, Jack A. Rankin, Mark Vandalsem, ? Young
Lawyers: John Hammell Bowen, James A. Brazil, James H. Dunn, L.M. Harris, John L. Hill, J.P. Kerby, A.D. Lawhon, Egbert E. Ranking, Albert W. Rison, W.B. Rutherford, James F. Sellers, Jordan Sellers, James Vance, Joe Waldrop
Mail Carriers: John F. Cranford, Millard M. Creasy
Pharmacists/Druggists: Oscar Brazil, R.W. Flower, Claud E. Matthews, John A. McBath, Will R. McBath
Physicians/Doctors: Henry M. Drake, R.W. Flower, Stanley C. Gutowaki, L.M. Harris, Manchie Howard, Fletcher Leigh, N.L. Massengale, Leighton McBath, Erasmus Ramey, J.H. Ramey, Will L. Reiff, W.F. Tanner, Edward Q. Tarvin
Postmaster/Postmistress: A. Porter Trundle, Lucy A. Vance, Aleen N. Holmes
School Teachers: Lucy Bernham, Mollie Bland, Brabar?, Lillie, Ida Davis, Leola Denton, Erma W. Flower, Iva G. Harrison, Dorothea Hill, Edna Hollingsworth, Holman, Mattie Holman, Edith F., Loudermilk, William B., McBath, Iva Y., Myers, May M.Albert J. Patterson, Paul, L., Edwinna Prothus?, Ruth C. Rison, Lorena Smith, H. Thedford, Porter Trundle, Joe Waldrop, Maud Wood

Churches:
First Baptist Church
207 4 Street, Perryville AR 72126

Second Baptist Church
1520 North Fourche Ave, Perryville AR 72126

Union Valley Baptist Church
369 Union Valley Road, Perryville AR 72126

Antioch Landmark Missionary Baptist Church
1936 Hwy 216, Perryville AR 72126


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Tuesday, 05-Jan-2010 12:04:50 MST