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The following are queries that was posted from January 1 - March 31, 2001:
DATE: Mon Apr 2 17:52:19 2001
NAME: Peggy Lane-Smith
SURNAMES: LANE, O'NEAL
QRYTEXT: I am looking for information on my grandfather, Henry Houston Lane. He was born in Arkansas, possibly Randolph Co. He was born Feb. 12, 1870.I do not have his fathers name. Henry was living in Cottonwood, Callahan Co., Texas at the time of his death on Dec. 1, 1909. He was married to Lizzie N.? and had seven children by Lizzie. After her death, he married my grandmother, Sarah Elizabeth O'Neal. Her family also came from Arkansas. Her father's name was W.J.B. O'Neal. If anyone has information on either or both of these families, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DATE: Wed Apr 4 08:06:57 2001
NAME: Bud Fair
SURNAMES: RUMINER, SEFORD (SEFFORD, SHEPHERD)
QRYTEXT: Looking for Emma Belle Seford (Sefford, Shepherd). Some places she was also listed as Emma Belle Ruminer was known to have lived in Randolph, Clay and Lawrence counties. She was married to Abner Jasper Light in 1900 in Lawrence Co. She was born in Daviess Co., IN.
DATE: Thu Apr 5 08:19:36 2001
NAME: Sherry Jackson
SURNAMES: GATES, BEASLEY
QRYTEXT: I need information on my great grandparents, Herbert GATES and Esther BEASLEY. They married in Randolph County in 1914. My grandmother, Genevieve Janice "Jackie" GATES was born in Sharum AR in Feb 1919. She also had a sister named Mildred. Any information on either side would be very helpful. Thank you so much.
DATE: Thu Apr 5 22:06:49 2001
NAME: Kim Jones
QRYTEXT: In the 1850's My GrGRGR William R. Godwin owned land in Randolf County,in Demun Township,it amounted to 205.43 acres . Something happened in 1860's that scattered the family and what happened to his wife Mary Ellen and the younger children. Someone in this town has bound to have heard of them. One family story says that he was bushwacked and hung towards the end of the civil war and his family was made to watch the whole thing. They had children:Matilda,Isham,Ramsom,Ollie,Ellen,Susana,Emily. Please help as my cousin and I have hit a dead end. Kim Jones email@example.com
DATE: Fri Apr 6 05:27:01 2001
NAME: Ann Wilson
SURNAMES: DUNCAN, COOPER, WEST
QRYTEXT: I've posted this query before but am in hopes that someone new to the list might have information for me. My g grandfather, William Flemon Duncan, was born near Imboden in 1862. According to his obituary, his parents were Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Duncan. Does anyone have any information on any Duncans in the area during this time frame? Census records show the parents were from Tennessee. He married Alice V. Cooper in 1883. There is another marriage listing for William F. Duncan to Ella West. Who is Ella West? Is this the same William F. Duncan? Thanks in advance!
DATE: Fri Apr 6 13:08:42 2001
NAME: Pat Jenkins Hartman
SURNAMES: CAMPBELL, FORD, THOR, CROWDER, WILSON, FISKENDAL, PRINGLE/PRINGLE, HEATH, BOWERS, BUTLER, PICKETT
QRYTEXT: Ann (?FORD?) CAMPBELL lived in the Sharum Community, south and east of Pocahontas in Randolph Co., AR in 1850 with four adult children: Merrill P., Colby Q., Sarah Jane, and Celia Ann. There was another adult child in the vacinity, Elizabeth. Marriages for Ann Campbell's children... Merrill P. CAMPBELL m. #1 Mary Jane THOR-1856 #2 Mary Ann T. BOWERS-1877 Colby Q. CAMPBELL m. #1 Nancy D. FISKENDALL-1851 #2 Sarah S. PRINGLE/PRINDLE-1857 #3 Mary HEATH-1863 Sarah Jane CAMPBELL m. Albert S. CROWDER-1853 Celia Ann CAMPBELL m. M. L. WILSON-1855 Elizabeth CAMPBELL may have married PICKETT Marriages for children of Merrill CAMPBELL... William C. CAMPBELL m.Lucinda Emaline BUTLER-1879 Colby CAMPBELL m. Mattie PICKETT-1892 James CAMPBELL unknown Anna CAMPBELL m. #1 John G. JENKINS-1883 (Dunklin Co., MO) #2 George PITTMAN-1891 (Wise Co., TX) Charles Wesley CAMPBELL m. #1 Sarah A. PUCKETT/PICKETT-1888 #2 Julia (Ford) Barham (who later married Charles McCLUSKEY) John CAMPBELL may have married Ara KERSEY-1900 Susan CAMPBELL unknown Marriages for children of Colby Q. CAMPBELL.... John M. CAMPBELL unknown Robert Lee CAMPBELL unknown Thanks for any input you may have on this family! Some of them stayed in the area while others migrated to Oklahoma. They originally came from KY (Merrill born there in 1820), but had settled in Jackson Co., AL for some years from 1825-1830's (Colby and sisters born in Alabama (1826-1834). There is a marriage for a John CAMPBELL and Ann FORD 1815 Madison Co., KY which I strongly believe may be the Ann of 1850 Randolph Co., AR. Pat Jenkins Hartman gg grandau of Merrill Campbell
DATE: Sat Apr 7 19:37:12 2001
NAME: Jane Templeton-Cato
SURNAMES: TEMPLETON, JAMES
QRYTEXT: Seeking information regarding Palmer M. TEMPLETON and wife Martha E. JAMES Templeton (married 1867); one known son Wade Anderson TEMPLETON (1870-1931), my grandfather. All of Randolph County. Lineage of Palmer and Martha; occupations of Palmer and Wade. Burial places. Any information appreciated.
DATE: Sun Apr 8 19:57:26 2001
NAME: BOB HASTINGS
SURNAMES: HASTINGS, mills
QRYTEXT: WOOD LIKE INFO. ON BERTHA HASTINGS married RAY MILLS july 16 1915 moved to Pocahontas bride was from Corning
DATE: Mon Apr 9 18:01:00 2001
NAME: Kay Stenzel
SURNAMES: PULLIAM, RICHARDSON, JEFFRIES, LILLARD SMALLWOOD
QRYTEXT: George David PULLIAM b 1916 Ripley Co Mo m 1927 in Randolph, Ar to Nora Ethel RICHARDSON. Want to find out more about this family. Lots to share on the Pulliam side. Thanks Kay
DATE: Tue Apr 10 06:20:00 2001
NAME: Doris Naeter
QRYTEXT: My g-grandmother, Lucretia King, married J.M.(Joe)Traw in 1889 in Randolph Co. J.M. died after 3 children. Would like information as to what happen to J.M. and any information on his father A.K. Traw and family. Lucretia's family-father Robt King, cannot find any information on Robt, spouse or children. After J.M. died Lucretia married Henry H. Branch.
DATE: Tue Apr 17 07:45:40 2001
NAME: Daron Rainer
Lexington, KY 40517
SURNAMES: Rainer, Wilkerson, Madewell, Holeman
QRYTEXT: Looking for info on William C. Rainer born Nov 22 1829 died Nov 22 1829 burried in Walnut Grove Cem, Randolph Cty, Ark. Probate in Myrtle Missouri. Born in Tennessee. It is possible that he may be the first "Rainer" previously known as "Rainwater".
DATE: Tue Apr 17 12:56:58 2001
NAME: Richard Welch
SURNAMES: WELCH , John Benjamin
QRYTEXT: My Grandfather (John B. WELCH )and grandmother lived in Fountain City Indiana.They Separated in about 1899. John Moved to Arkansas. I have a letter from him dated Nov 1903 from Cotter Ark. At which time He was working on the railroad, and was Homesteading 160 Ac. From the 'Arkansas Land Records'on 01-23-1901 a John Welch Aquired 160 AC.in Randolph Co.located in Sec.10 Twp.19N Rng.2W. At that time he would have been in his early 40's. Would he be listed on the 1910 or 1920 Census records in Randolph or Baxter Counties? I would like to know if he is listed in any obituaries, Randolph, Baxter or any where in the State. Any information would be greatly appreciated!! Thank You. Richard Welch
DATE: Thu Apr 19 14:30:29 2001
NAME: James Sharum
QRYTEXT: Thomas Jefferson SHARUM, my g-grandfather, lived in Walnut Ridge, Lawrence Co, AR from 1883 until his death in 1923. Also in Lawrence Co, an 1830 Tax List contains a reference to "the heirs of Peter Sherum", although I have not so far been able to connect Peter with my family. Nearby, in Randolph Co, is the community of Sharum. Being an uncommon name, I feel that the Sharum community is somehow connected with my family. I would appreciate any information on the origin of the Sharum community and its connection with the Sharum surname.
DATE: Mon Apr 23 10:13:13 2001
NAME: Dee Gee Berg
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for information on Carrol Hubbard Price b 11-3-02 d Jan. 1978. Last SS check went to Randolph Co. but he died in Kern Co. CA Would like to know where he is buried and would like to find relatives of his. Thank you.
DATE: Sat Apr 28 02:47:49 2001
NAME: Bobbi Laird
SURNAMES: LAIRD JOHNSON KING MOORE
QRYTEXT: John William LAIRD b. 1856 Randolph County, AR; son of James Madison LAIRD b. 1831 and Mary Ann JOHNSON b. 1835 Weakley County, TN. John William m. Martha Ann KING b. 1862, dau. of Levi KING b. 1823 TN and Ruthann Matilda MOORE, b. 1838. Is there census information available, or any other records from that time period (1856 Randolph County) that would provide Laird information for me? Thanks for your help. Please contact me at BobbiLaird@aol.com
DATE: Sun Apr 29 16:13:05 2001
NAME: laren christian
SURNAMES: pierce john
QRYTEXT: where is the grave site for john and nancy pierce ? they were listed on the 1860 census in randolf co. ar. They came from TN. Would like to get any info.
DATE: Thu May 3 21:54:54 2001
NAME: Jane Cato
SURNAMES: TEMPLETON, JAMES
QRYTEXT: Where on the internet may I locate a census for 1850-1860- 1870? I am looking for my great grand- parents, Palmer M. TEMPLETON and his wife, Martha JAMES Templeton; Randolph County.
DATE: Thu May 10 09:06:22 2001
NAME: Dee Gee Berg
QRYTEXT: Could anybody please look up an Obit. for me on Carrol Hampton Price b 11/03/1902 d 01/11/78. He died in Kern Co. CA but was from Pocahontas, Arkansas. Last SS benefit went to Pocahontas, Arkansas. I would really appreciate any information on him or his family. Thank you.
DATE: Fri May 11 10:05:20 2001
QRYTEXT: Does anyone know anything about the following names? John B Barker born in the 1850's. His wife was Ical (Isadora ) Clements Their children were born in the lat 1800's and early 1900's. All were born in Arkansas. They are as follows married Arminthia (Mintee) Barker Walter Keating Leander (Lee) Barker Marvin Adams Clifton Barker Henry Barker Ella Kanause Cleo Barker Delma Moore Thank you for any help you can provide.
DATE: Mon May 14 10:01:28 2001
NAME: Dee Gee Berg
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for marriages of Barbara Lou Price b 08-06-34 and Harrol Hampton Price b 06-02-1937. Both lived in Randolph Co. I'm not sure if either one of them were married there, I can't seem to find anything on either one except there births. Parents are Mary Ann Baldridge and Carrol Hampton Price. If you have any information I'd appreciate it. Thank you.
DATE: Thu May 17 06:06:47 2001
NAME: Betty Johnson
QRYTEXT: looking for information on Madge Alexander Wiles, her children were Patsy, Peggy, Joe Dean who lived around Monett AR. in the 40's and 50's
DATE: Wed May 23 22:50:34 2001
NAME: Elaine Taylor
SURNAMES: BELLAH/ RICKMAN
QRYTEXT: Need info on lodice/ Lodice BELLAH she married John P. RICKMAN. She was called Dicey. Who was her parents? Thanks for any help you can give. Elaine
DATE: Sat May 26 21:39:33 2001
NAME: Kenneth Byrd
SURNAMES: BAILEY, LAND, SIMMONS, BYRD
QRYTEXT: BAILEY, LAND, SIMMONS, BYRD - my ggg-grandparents John BAILEY (b. ~1814 SC - d. ~1880 in/near Randolph Co. AR?) lived in Georgia (Paulding Co.??) during the 1830s, moved to DeKalb Co. AL in the 1840s before moving to the Pilot Hill (now Salem), Fulton Co. AR area about 1859 or so. They then moved to the Ravenden Springs area of Randolph Co. AR before the 1870 census was taken where they are listed in Roanoke Township. The children of my ggg-grandparents John BAILEY and Elizabeth LAND BAILEY were: William W. BAILEY (b. June 10, 1834 GA), Mary A. BAILEY (b.~1836 GA), Adeline J. BAILEY (b.~1838 GA), Elizabeth BAILEY (b.~1839 GA), Martha Caroline BAILEY (b. June 7, 1844 AL), John W. BAILEY (b.~1845 GA), Sarah L. BAILEY (b.~1849 GA), Charity BAILEY (b. Jan. 31, 1851 DeKalb Co. AL), James BAILEY (b. ~1854 DeKalb Co. AL), and Eliza/Elizor? BAILEY (b.~1859 AR). In the 1870 census for Roanoke Twp, Randolph Co. AR, my gg-grandma Martha Caroline BAILEY SIMMONS (widow of Pvt. Alfred L. SIMMONS, Co. I, 7th Arkansas Infantry, CSA) is living with her daughter (my great-grandma) Mary Elizabeth SIMMONS (BYRD); they are all listed together in the household of John BAILEY and Elizabeth LAND BAILEY at that time. I was pleasantly surprised to find out that my ggg-uncle, William W. BAILEY (listed above) is apparently the same person as Rev. William W. BAILEY of Ravenden Springs ("Dream Town") fame, as documented in Lawrence Dalton's History of Randolph County, Arkansas (1946) book. Would LOVE to make contact with fellow BAILEY, LAND, and SIMMONS descendants to interact/share family history with...!!!!!! Any and all help VERY greatly appreciated by this Native Arizonan!!!!!! - thank you, Kenneth Byrd.
DATE: Tue May 29 15:32:10 2001
NAME: Norma Pettit
SURNAMES: FANNIE IDA PETTIT BASSHAM
QRYTEXT: Will the RON BARBER that posted a query for Fannie Ida Pettit Bassham in 1998 and 1999 please contact me if he is still looking. I have information but his e-mail keeps coming back.
DATE: Thu May 31 15:22:46 2001
NAME: Mary L Dilday Reed
SURNAMES: DILDAY DILDY DILDA SKELTON
QRYTEXT: I AM LOOKING FOR A CENSUS RECORD FOR C. B. DILDY OR ANY DILDY DILDAY OR DILDA. ALSO, my ggreatgrandfather C.B Dildy is listed several times in the Randolph County church records and history...he disappears around 1884 at least he is not mentioned after then. He was married to Malinda Ellis in IL and that is where his ten children were born. One son Isaac E. Dilday married a TN girl who had moved to AR...her name was Lizzie (Elizabeth) Skelton. Isaac's brother John B. Dilday married Elizabeth's sister Rachel. I'm at a brick wall. Is there anyone who has access to death records, or a marriage list, or a census record? Thank you very much for any help you can give me. Sincerely, Mary L. Dilday Reed
DATE: Fri Jun 1 09:26:33 2001
NAME: Debra Sizemore
QRYTEXT: Looking for any information on a Benjamin Roy Blankenship who lived in Reno, Arkansas. I am just starting on my family tree and need a lot of information. Benjamin was married to Susan Matilda Justice. They had the following children. Robert, Benjamin, James, John, Vernon, Katherine (Smith), Lorene (Shepard), Genevieve (Holland), Dorothy (O'Neal). I know that the son Vernon lived in Reno and was married to a Delia. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Please contact me if you are able to help. Thanks Debbie
DATE: Tue Jun 5 16:35:03 2001
NAME: Cathleen Kennedy
SURNAMES: CANADY/KENNEDY OR CANADA
QRYTEXT: I am looking for any information on a Joseph Canady (Canada), Kennedy. He married Betsey Jane Robinson 23 Dec 1852. He had several children, one being Leander Kennedy who was blind and taken to the Arkansas for the Blind in Little Rock in about 1889. They were from Randolf County and listed in the county records as married at that time under the name Canada. I do not know if it was a missprint or not. Cathleen Kennedy
DATE: Fri Jun 8 16:34:47 2001
NAME: Brenda Coon
SURNAMES: TERRY, WALKER
QRYTEXT: Joseph Terry 19,of Brockett AR., married Margaret Francis Walker 17, of Pocohontas AR., July 11, 1899. S.T.Walker signed as security on the bond of marriage license. I am looking for information on the Walker family. Margaret Francis Walker is buried in Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery in Houston, TX., in an unmarked grave. I think she died around 1925 or 1926. She had two sons, Anderson Claude Terry, born 1901 in Coring, AR., and Anderson David Terry. Anderson David Terry is buried not far from his mother, he died August 15, 1926. I don't have a place of birth or date of birth for Anderson David Terry. Any information would be appreciated. Brenda Coon
DATE: Sun Jun 10 12:59:49 2001
NAME: JANE TEMPLETON-CATO
SURNAMES: TEMPLETON, CLAUNCH, JAMES
QRYTEXT: Marriage/Census/Death/Burial information for: Wade Anderson TEMPLETON and/or wife Lottie Lou CLAUNCH Templeton. They lived in Greene, Randolph and Craighead counties, circa 1869-1940. Wade's parents, Palmer M. TEMPLETON and wife Martha E. JAMES Templeton lived in Randolph County, circa 1836-1880.Any information on any of these family members appreciated.
DATE: Wed Jun 13 22:56:46 2001
NAME: Darlene Cooper
SURNAMES: MASSEY, MATNEY
QRYTEXT: need info on C.C. Massey and Merdonia B. Matney who were married in Randolph co. in 1884 or info on their descendants. Thanks.
DATE: Fri Jun 15 18:05:58 2001
NAME: Clifford Miner
QRYTEXT: JOHN L. JONES WAS b. 22 Nov, 1831 In ark . He married Sarah Jobe 17 Nov, 1854 In Jobe Twp Oregon co. Mo. d. Mar 1859, This is My g grandfather , and there seems to be a brick wall here . is there anyone there who has any info on John L. Jones . any thing would be appreaciated
DATE: Sat Jun 16 21:00:12 2001
NAME: Marilyn Hillenburg
Broken Arrow, Ok. 74011-4021
QRYTEXT: i WOULD LIKE TO HAVE ANY INFORMATION ON THE HILLENBURGS, PLEASE, IF ANYONE HAS ANY. THANKS
DATE: Fri Jun 22 08:32:37 2001
NAME: Flora Mansker
QRYTEXT: I'm searching for any photos of the MANSKER Family in Randolph Co. between 1800 and 1950's. Presently,there is a website on the Mansker Chronicles, A Hypertext Resource for Rearchers of Mansker Minsker Ancestors. This also includes Masco descentants. This ncludes the white generation as well, as the the African Americans. I'm also searching for the Mansker unknown graves or graves on any property through Randolph Co. If anyone has any questions please feel free to write. Thanks, for your time.
DATE: Fri Jun 22 14:10:59 2001
NAME: Quentin Roberts
SURNAMES: MORRIS, ATOR, SHAVER
QRYTEXT: Looking for information on Robert L. Morris m. Candy Ator Shaver in 1889. Robert may have also been married to Parlee Johnson. Robert & Candy had the following children:Herman, Thad, Lively & Nellie. Any information would be appreciated.
DATE: Sat Jun 23 13:47:37 2001
NAME: HAZEL Harmon
SURNAMES: COUNTS, MCGEHEE, REED, RODMON,ALLEN, BENNET, BREWER,WILLIAMS, PITMAN,LOONEY, STUBBIFIELD
QRYTEXT: I WOULD LIKE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT JANE COUNTS BALDDRIDGE REED WHO MARRIED ASBURY FOSTER OF GRANDIN MO. I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE OBIT OF BOTH WOULD LIKE TO KNOW ELIZABETH JANE COUNTS FAMILY ELIZ AND WILLIAM COUNTS AND WHO RELATIVES ARE NANCY BENNETT MCGEHEE OBIT AND THAT OF HER HUSBAND ELISHA, REED --WILLIAM THOMAS WHO MARRIED MARY LOONEY AND WHEN SHE DIED HE MARRIED MARY ELIZABETH MCGEHEE. MARY ELIZABETH MCGEHEE OBIT OR THAT OF HER BROTHERS WILLIAM AND JAMES REED SHIPMAN-OBIT WHO HIS PARTENTS WERE AND BROTHERS AND SISTERS OR OTHERS KIN TO HIS FAMILY RODMAN JOHN AND ANGILINE AND GRANDDAUGHTER ROXIE THERE OBITS OR ANY INFORMATION AS TO ROXIES PARENTS BENNETT-CATHRINE AND JAMES BENNET OBITS OR ANYINFORMATION ERASMUS PITMAN AND TEMPERANCE LOONEY PITMAN EITHER OBITS OR INFORMATION APPRICATED HER MOTHER STUBBLEFIELD AND FATHER LOONEY I BELEIVE NAMED MICHAEL
DATE: Tue Jun 26 15:44:22 2001
NAME: Lola Allen
QRYTEXT: Have a death certificate for William Harry GOODMAN (wife: Audrey), b. 22 Feb 1896 in Randolph Co., AR, d. 12 Mar 1948 in Pocahontas, AR. His parents were Jessie & Anna Barbara (KNOCH?) GOODMAN. I received this certificate in place of the one I ordered for William GOODMAN, d. 08 Mar 1948 & b. Sharp Co., AR. Be happy to mail this document to a relative or send a scanned copy via e-mail.
DATE: Tue Jun 26 20:24:53 2001
NAME: Rochelle Ford
SURNAMES: FORD, RIGGS, STACY, BATES
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for any info on James W. Ford Sr. and James W. Ford Jr. Raising families in and near Pocahontas, Randolph, Arkansas 1880-1910 Also Carrie Williamson Ford Stacy married James W. Stacy in 1895 Had two girls. Kate Stacy Ward and Tennie Sue Stacy who died as an infant. Carrie was married to James W. Ford Jr. for 10 yrs. when he died in 1895. Thanks Rochelle
DATE: Sat Jun 30 08:01:52 2001
NAME: Elizabeth Schoenfeld
SURNAMES: MARTIN, STOKES, MILLS, ULMER, ROBINSON
QRYTEXT: Would like info on Celia Emaline Martin born about 1841, she is shown with the Dr.Jarred Martin family on the 1850 census and remains with the family until her marriage to Templeton Robinson on July 22, 1863. after his death she married Henry C. Stokes on Feb. 20, 1868. after Henry's death she married John W. Ulmer onSept 19, 1888. Would like to locate burial sites for Emily (emaline) Martin,Robinson,Stokes,Ulmer.died after 1910, at the time of her death she was married to John Ulmer. they were living in Randolph Co. near Stokes Comunity. also we are unable to locate the grave of Henry C. Stokes called (Wallace) he died between 1877 and 1880 and was Celia's second husband. Any info on the family of Emaline or Henry greatly appreciated.
DATE: Sat Jun 30 13:38:12 2001
NAME: Laurel Griffith
QRYTEXT: I am looking for any information on the Griffiths who resided in Ravenden Springs. My mother-in-law was Dorothy Ila Griffith, some of her sisters were Dora, Gertrude, Drusilla and one of her brothers was Bascom. I am interested in locating where her mother and father are buried.
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