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The following are queries were posted between October 1, 1998 and December 31, 1998:
DATE: Thu Oct 1 14:08:07 1998
NAME: FRIENCH TARKINGTON
QRYTEXT: LOOKING FOR DESCANDENTS OF KATHERINE E. HENDERSON WHO DIED IN RANDOLPH COUNTY 1931. HER SONS WERE CLARENCE OF RANDOLPH COUNTY AND EDGAR OF ST. LOUIS MO.
DATE: Fri Oct 2 04:46:01 1998
NAME: Grady Carter
QRYTEXT: My group of CARTERs, along with the NANEY family moved to Randolph Co., from Spencer Co. IN about 1844. John CARTER operated a mill along Elevenpoint River for many years. John CARTER died 20 October 1872 and is buried in Chesser Cemetary in Randolph Co. Anyone researching these families? Thanks, Grady Carter
DATE: Sun Oct 4 11:14:52 1998
NAME: Sandra Smith
SURNAMES: Beegle or Tribble
QRYTEXT: Anyone with info on the names Tribble or Beegle.Was my Grandfather and Grandmother.Would like to find other relatives with this last name.
DATE: Sun Oct 4 22:26:30 1998
NAME: Ruby Louis
QRYTEXT: I am looking for any descendants of James T. and Virginia Phegley Brown, b 1812 in Ohio County, KY and moved to Randolph County, int the late 1850s from Ohio County, KY. Children were John W, Columbus C.,Margaret Jane, Angeline America, Caroline Virginia, Mary Elizabeth, Sarah A., Lizetta, Josepj J., George, Samuel Scott,. All of these children were born in KY from 1836-1852.
DATE: Mon Oct 5 22:54:59 1998
NAME: Lottie Badgett
SURNAMES: JOHN DORA
QRYTEXT: John Badgett Maynard Arkansas Dora Badgett Maynard Arkansas
DATE: Tue Oct 6 20:56:25 1998
NAME: LeVonda Vickery Smith
SURNAMES: VICKERY SHAVER
QRYTEXT: Ok this may seem like a very strange query, but I believe it was March of 1980 my grandfather, Glenn Shaver was a preacher at the Church of Christ there in Pocahontas, AR. During that time he baptized my brother, his son, and myself. While at the church or outside of the church we left behind our bibles that he had given us with our names on the front. I do not remember the name of the Church of Christ there or the colors of everyones bibles. But I do know that mine was white with the gold around the outside of the pages and my name was in the lower right hand corner, LeVonda Vickery. If anyone can tell me how to contact this church or has any information about the 4 lost Vickery bibles left behind there...please please let me know. Thank you!
DATE: Wed Oct 7 11:33:10 1998
NAME: Karen Razer
EMAIL: email@example.com .us
QRYTEXT: trying to find information about Olva Edward Adams and ancestors from the Warm Springs area
DATE: Wed Oct 7 23:16:40 1998
NAME: Jackie Ashley PACE
SURNAMES: BURNS; HILL; ROBERSON/ROBENSON/ROBINSON/ROBERTSON
QRYTEXT: Joseph ROBERSON m. Sarah HILL on 27/Feb/1845 in Randolph Co. Were they the parents of Sarah Alice ROBERSON (b 1850 AR). "Allice" m. James Mose BURNS 17/Nov/1867 Randolph Co & lived in Dayton, OH & Jasper MO, & Mammoth Springs, AR, and died in Muskogee Co, OK? Which of these persons were Indian(Cherokee?), or part Indian?
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/p/a/c/Jackie-A- PACE/index.html
DATE: Thu Oct 8 17:07:13 1998
NAME: DOLORES SAMONS HARVELL
SURNAMES: SAMMONS/SAMONS - HATLEY - HAWKINS
QRYTEXT: Would like to make contact with someone who has knowledge of the PARKER/COX/SAMONS Cemetery. I've been there twice, but have learned some new infor- mation about the site. If someone knows the area, please give me a shout at the email address. I'll buy lunch at The Golden Arches! ha. thanks. dsh
DATE: Sun Oct 11 09:30:55 1998
NAME: Roy Harrison
SURNAMES: HARRISON - RICE- -WELLS- BOUNDS
QRYTEXT: I saw in the land records that John Harrison bought land in 1861, in marrage records that a John Harrison married a Rice also one of his daughters married a Rice, John's wife was Elizabeth Wells. John is my GGGP. this is from the 1850 Shannon Co Mo. cencus this iswhat was listed. John 39 Ky Elizabeth32 Il George W 12Mo Sarah Ann 9 Michael 6 William 5 My GGP. Charity 2 David 5/12 William Wells 20 Ar. I do know that Elizabeth is related to John Wells of Mo and Ar. John Wells sister married a Millman A lumber man in Mo. One of Harrison Girls married a Bounds. IS THEIR ANYONE OUT THERE, related or can give me more info. I had heard family tales from a 95 yr old relative said family had moved to Ar. I think I found them but need help Thanks Roy
DATE: Sun Oct 11 10:34:48 1998
NAME: Rayedene Graves
QRYTEXT: I am looking for ggggrandparents-Frank M. GARDNER married to Idah N.(DAVIS)GARDNER 04 May 1864 in Hardeman Co. TN. They had three(?)children. Mary E.(b.1870) and Blanche Elizabeth(b.1873) in Hardemen Co.,the last child,Ida P.(b.1876) in Randolph Co.AR. Idah supposedly died not too long after the birth of baby Ida. Blanche married John HANNA in 1891 and spent the rest of their lives in Perry Co.
DATE: Thu Oct 15 10:24:09 1998
NAME: Dr. Cloyce E. Odom
QRYTEXT: Looking for pictures of the business street of the town of REYNO. My Father had a store next to the barber shop. Odom's Grocery. Any one having a picture and would share, would be greatly appreciated. Cloyce(JimTom)Odom
URL: http://www.geocities.com/e ureka/2725
DATE: Sat Oct 17 08:10:46 1998
NAME: Pamela Smith
QRYTEXT: Looking for parents/desc. of Shedrick GENTRY b. 1793 SC - d. 1873 Randolph Co.,AR m. 1823 Roane Co.TN to Rebecca BALLARD, m. #2 Martha BLOUCETT. Liv Jackson Co.,AL 1840-1850 cen. To Ark by 1870. Ch. Samuel, Allen, Eliza, Harriet, Emily, Caroline, James, Wm. Russell, Hiram.
DATE: Sat Oct 17 11:27:46 1998
NAME: Sherry Henson
QRYTEXT: I Am looking for information about the George Lark Henson and Louize Henson family from Ravenden Springs, (last known residence) Trying to create family Tree. Lived there in 1947 when he passed away If anyone has any information please write to me at above address. Thank-You
DATE: Sun Oct 18 09:46:36 1998
NAME: Sharon Shipman
SURNAMES: BARNETT....COOK...ARMSTRONG McGlothan
QRYTEXT: Am searching for information of the family of James Pemberton "Pem" Barnett and Mahala Hunter Barnett. Were in Pocahontas Ark by ca 1870. Think some family members still live in area. Pem and Mahala's children were, George Washington Barnett, Henry Felix Barnett, Hattie Rosetta Barnett m Armstrong, Mary Barnett m McGlothan, John E. Barnett , Martha Adaline "Mattie" Barnett m WM. S. Neely, James Barnett, Myrtle Barnett m Kibbon Cook, Joseph Barnett. "Mattie" Barnett Neely was my great grandmother. Would love to hear from any family members or anyone who knew this family. Was told that Mahala Hunter Barnett died in Pocahontas 14 April 1917 and is buried there.
DATE: Sun Oct 18 20:18:19 1998
NAME: Carol Stephens
QRYTEXT: Looking for any information on GILLIAM families from DALTON,RANDOLPH CO., need to know if there is a cemetery in POCAHONTAS,Ark.Need to find a EDMOND GILLIAM b.1865,d. 1879. Was told he was shot and killed by kkk.Any info. will help.
DATE: Mon Oct 19 08:53:44 1998
NAME: Carolyn Haney
QRYTEXT: I SAW A LISTING FOR MY GRANDFATHER IN THE OBITUARIES. HIS NAME WAS WILLIAM HARRISON BROWN DIED 2/2/50. CAN YOU E-MAIL OR SEND ME THE COMPLETE OBITUARY? ALSO DO YOU HAVE ANYTHING ON MY GREAT-GRANDFATER L.D. BROWN WHO WAS BURIED IN HARMONY CEMETARY ON 5/19/1916. ANY HELP WOULD BE APPRECIATED. THANK YOU. CAROLYN BROWN HANEY.
DATE: Tue Oct 20 09:58:26 1998
NAME: DEBRA BEEGLE
SURNAMES: MARTIN, BEEGLE, TRIBBLE
QRYTEXT: I HAVE SOME INFORMATION ON THE BEEGLE FAMILY, WHAT I REALLY NEED IS INFO ON THE MARTIN SIDE. MY GRANDMOTHER WAS "GENEVIEVE MARIE MARTIN" BORN OCT 17,1915 IN POCAHONTAS, ARK. I BELIEVE. I THINK HER PARENTS WERE GEORGE & GRACIE MARTIN. OTHER SIBLINGS ARE JOSEPHINE, CHESTER, HIRAM, AND JOHN MARTIN. I CAN NOT FIND ANY INFORMATION ON THESE PEOPLE AND I DONT HAVE ALOT TO GO ON. WOULD APPRECIATE ANYONES HELP.
DATE: Thu Oct 22 14:42:23 1998
NAME: billy eubanks
QRYTEXT: Looking for info on James Eubanks b. 1800 S.C. married 2nd wife Mrs Synthia Ann Compton 16 Mar 1869, Randolph Co. Ar.
DATE: Thu Oct 22 23:06:44 1998
NAME: June Ettinger
QRYTEXT: I found a family in the 1860 census, Pocahontas, Randolph County, that I believe is the family I am looking for but I cannot be sure because the census taker used initials only, rather than writing out the given name. Do you have any suggestions of how I might find those given names?
DATE: Fri Oct 23 02:14:17 1998
NAME: Gena Gates Lally
SURNAMES: GATES, NOSS, ENGLAND, HURN, ROWE STEWART, FOWLER, CARADINE, WHITFORD, WRIGHT
QRYTEXT: I am researching my GATES line. They left Lawrence Co MO about 1860-65 and settled in Randolph Co. I am looking for info on Michael C. Gates b. 14 Mar 1859 Mount Pleasant, Lawrence Co MO, S.F. "Frank" Gates b. abt 1838 in Indiana. I believe Frank had a homestead patent in Randolph Co. He was m. to Sarah J NOSS of Mt Pleasant also, one son George also had homestead land in Randolph Co. Frank's father was Mike Gates, and he may have lived in Randolph Co also, he was born in KY about 1811, he was a wagon maker.. Michael C Gates raised his family in Randolph Co. His 1st wife was Rachael Piercy Privett(?) they had the following children: Jesse F Gates m Minnie L Eliza J Gates - I do not know what happened to Eliza, she either married or died young, would like to learn her fate. Nancy E Gates married J. E. Stewart Avery Franklin Gates m Carrie Lucille Whitford Martha A Gates 1st m. a Caradine, then Cecil Rowe Jim Gates m. Myrtle Fowler Alvin Gates m. Joyce (?) Robert Thomas Gates ? Mollie B. Gates ? Amanda Elizabeth Gates m. William Henry England Charles" Rufe" Gates m. Lorene (?) Would appreciate any help, thank you
DATE: Fri Oct 23 03:24:04 1998
NAME: Gena Gates Lally
QRYTEXT: I am searching for information for an elderly aunt. I would kike to find the following names with dates of birth, dates of death, marriages and burials. 1, William Gates 2. James Henry Alford Gates William Earl Gates. OK maybe I'm asking for too much, is there some one with a little clue? I do have William in the 1880 census living in Clay Ci, does any one know of his father James Henry Alford Gates. Thank you
DATE: Fri Oct 23 11:02:04 1998
NAME: Carlyn Horton
SURNAMES: MCDONALD, TRIMBLE
QRYTEXT: My gggggrandfather, James McDonald, seems to have arrived in Randolph Co. near Maynard, Columbia Township, by 1833. He was born in Georgia and apparently his son, James Jr., lived nearby. Would appreciate any information about this family. Descendants? Were they related to Edward McDonald, who lived in the same area? Seeking information also concerning James Jr's daughter, Arena, who married Freeman Trimble from St. Francis County. Their children included Mary, Minnie, Ella and Ida, twins born near Maynard around 1880. Thanks! CR Horton
DATE: Fri Oct 23 23:39:13 1998
NAME: Gwendolyn Rodery
SURNAMES: RIEVES, FOWLER, and Ponds
QRYTEXT: Looking for my grandfather's Thomas Alva Rieves. relatives. He had a brother named Will Rieves. I believe his father was, also, Will. His Mother was Sarah Elizabeth Ponds Fowler. T.A. Rieves had two half- brothers, Claud and Douglas Fowler. T.A. was born Feb 16, 1884 I think in Randolph Co. He married Louella Vester in 1904. They moved to Piggott, Clay Co. where he died May 2,1949. Have other relatives around Maynard. His brother, Will lived in ElDorado, Texas when T.A. died.
DATE: Sat Oct 24 14:41:51 1998
NAME: June Ettinger
SURNAMES: VINCENT, VINSON
QRYTEXT: The 1860 Census, Pocahantas, Randolph County, lists the following family: C. VINCENT, 44, b. TN; (wife) M. VINCENT, 41, b. TN; (son) A. VINCENT, 3, b. AR. Anyone out there have a connection with this family? or any other Vincent family around this time in Arkansas? I need the given names of family mentioned above.
DATE: Sun Oct 25 14:23:00 1998
NAME: Cissy Hassell
EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org. net
QRYTEXT: Researching George W. Hassell born July 21, 1851 in Perry County, TN and migrated to this area. Not sure when. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
DATE: Fri Oct 30 14:25:11 1998
NAME: Loretta Mattix
EMAIL: kmattix@web- access.net
SURNAMES: MATTIX, KNOX
QRYTEXT: I am trying to find my husband's g,grandparents. We have lost the trail with Ed Mattix b. 28 Jan 1846 in Pocahontas, Ark. Believe he may be connected to Edward Mattix and Elizabeth Bond since he was born in Ark. Just can't seem to find how he is connected. Could he be the son of John b. 1819? Ed married Harriet Elizabeth Knox. We can use any help offered. Thanks, Loretta
DATE: Sat Oct 31 14:32:02 1998
NAME: Yvonne Hickey
EMAIL: ejhickey@up- link.com
SURNAMES: BENNETT LAMASTUS
QRYTEXT: I am looking for any records on Joe and Sarah Bennett who had a daughter named Sarah Elizabeth. She married John Lamastus in the late 1890's in Randolph County. Both the Bennett and the Lamastus families lived in Ravenden or Ravenden Springs. John Lamastus was the son of James Monroe Lamastus and was born in TN in about 1861. Sarah Lamastus was my great grandmother. I am trying to trace my Native American Ancestry. Family legend says that she was full-blooded "black" Cherokee. However, after seeing pictures of her, she was probably 1/2 Indian at most. The Bennetts were still living in Ravenden Springs when my mother was a child (1940's). I have extensive background information on the Lamastus side if any one is interested.
DATE: Tue Nov 3 21:43:04 1998
NAME: Elaine taylor
SURNAMES: ALPHIN / RICKMAN
QRYTEXT: Looking for the ALPHIN familys of Randolph county and the RICKMAN familys of this county.
DATE: Wed Nov 4 12:11:22 1998
NAME: Syvilla Priest
SURNAMES: MCCOMAS, BOOTH, SHOOPMAN
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for marriage record of Matilda Booth to Henry McComas, don't know year, also the birth record of their son, Robert McComas born in March 1911. Also looking for marriage record of Mrs. Matilda Booth McComas to John W. Shoopman around the years 1912 to 1914. Henry McComas passed away and she married John. If anyone can help with this I'd appreciate it. Thank You and may God Bless You.
DATE: Thu Nov 5 18:05:11 1998
NAME: verna cox
QRYTEXT: Looking for information on a man named Badger. He may have run a saw mill. He was near Pocahantas. I believe he was living in the very early 1920's.
DATE: Fri Nov 6 10:57:34 1998
NAME: Dortha Heathcoat Gamel
SURNAMES: GAMEL/GAMBLE, RAPERT/RAPER, JOHNSTON/JOHNSON, ARNOLD
QRYTEXT: GAMEL/GAMBLE, RAPERT/RAPER, JOHNSTON/JOHNSON, ARNOLD ANTHONY C. GAMEL marr #2 Mrs.ELIZABETH ARNOLD. Son, WILLIAM ANTHONY GAMEL marr #1. LUCINDA ARNOLD #2 CHAROLETTE MELISSA RAPERT, WADDLE. In the 1870 census Randolph Co Ar census, ANTHONY C. GAMEL was living in the same house as a W.S.JOHNSTON.The JOHNSTONs and the RAPERT family intermarried also. Thanks for any help, Dortha
DATE: Fri Nov 6 15:58:20 1998
NAME: Larry Wilson
QRYTEXT: Looking for any family descendants of Elijah Lincoln,Littleton Lincoln (B.1815) Elijah Thomas Lincoln (B.1849) Thomas L Lincoln,(B.1878) or Henry Cleo Lincoln (B.1809) all accendants of my mother and mine. Thank you Larry Wilson
DATE: Sun Nov 8 15:00:09 1998
NAME: Dortha Gamel
SURNAMES: GAMEL GAMBILL
QRYTEXT: GAMBILL,THOMAS and GAMBILL,JOHN W. were in Randolph county,Little Black Tws. Ark. 1900 census. THOMAS was 42 TN NC TN and had a wife MARY F. age 32, four children and a GAMBILL, WILLIAM (single) 36 AR TN TN ( maybe a brother to THOMAS?) JOHN W. was 43 born TN TN TN and wifes name was SARAH A. age 42 TN TN TN. There were other GAMBILL families near by and some of the children list born in Mo.in 1895. Could anyone tell me if they are working on these families? My GAMEL,ANTHONY C. with his family was also in Randolph Co and I wondered if there might be a connection, I have never found one in my search but might hace missed something. Thanks so much, Dortha
DATE: Sun Nov 8 17:05:32 1998
NAME: REGINA FRENCH
SURNAMES: BLALOCK/BLAYLOCK, JONES
QRYTEXT: I am searching for someone researching these families in Missouri, Kentucky, Tennessee and Arkansas. Emily Presilla BLALOCK/BLAYLOCK born 13 June 1840 in MO or TN died 9 Dec 1908 in Randolph County, AR married on 6 Jan 1861 Joseph Baxter JONES born 4 Jan 1838 in TN died 1 April 1879 in Randolph County, AR. Emily's brother was David BLALOCK/BLAYLOCK born 9 March 1855 died 1 March 1934 in Ranlolph County, AR. Emily's sister was Fredona AngelineBLALOCL/BLAYLOCK born 25 Dec 1855 died 2 Jan 1919 married James N. Moore. Who are the BLALOCK/BLAYLOCK parents? Who are Joseph JONES' Parents?
DATE: Tue Nov 10 16:31:29 1998
NAME: June Ettinger
QRYTEXT: There is a FREDERICK VINCENT listed in the surname census book for Arkansas 1860, Randolph County. His census record is supposed to be on Page 239 according to the book. When I search the film I cannot find him on that page. Does anyone have a census directory for 1860 that could give me any information about him, what page he is on, etc.? Thanks for your help! June in Arizona
DATE: Wed Nov 11 06:48:55 1998
NAME: Letha Stanley
SURNAMES: CLEVELAND, BERRY
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for any information on my gggrandfather J. R. Cleveland. Marriage records from Randolph Co. show that he married a Mary Berry in 1886 or around that time. The old family bible shows my grandmother Cora Belle Cleveland being born Nov. 16 1891 near Reyno in the Current River Township. She married my grandfather Clabe Ryan June 15,1907 in Logan Co. Ar.. J.R. was supposed to have worked as a conductor on the railroad and had part of one foot cut off in a railroad accident. He died in Canton,Miss. in 1931. I would really appreciate ANY information on this family as I have been able to find only the information I have given. Thanks in advance, Letha Ryan Stanley
DATE: Sat Nov 14 08:34:27 1998
NAME: Karen Grantham
SURNAMES: McKee, Bradshaw, Bradberry, Martin, Carter, Brown Phipps, Hill
QRYTEXT: I am looking for anyone with my surnames would share and trade information Thank you Karen
DATE: Sat Nov 14 17:37:16 1998
NAME: Bill Carter
QRYTEXT: Looking for info on Jesse Watson LILLARD who lived in the Ravenden Springs area of Randolph Co abt 1880-1906. Thank you very much Bill
DATE: Sun Nov 15 07:45:02 1998
NAME: John Black
QRYTEXT: Looking for relatives of Johnny David Black,place of birth was Pocahontus, Ark,; his parents names were, Everett Black and Emma Martin. Johhny died in 1977 In Columbia, S.C., and Emma died in 1996 in the State Of Florida. I believe that Emma was from ILL.; I do not know about Everett, do not know if Everett died or where he died at.
DATE: Sun Nov 15 13:49:12 1998
NAME: Rita DonCarlos
QRYTEXT: Seeking information on the CHORICE family of Randolph Co. Two brothers, Jacob and Jonathan CHORICE. Mid to late 1800's. Need spouces and children. Any information appreciated. Thank you.
DATE: Sun Nov 15 23:34:23 1998
NAME: Carolyn Boroughf
QRYTEXT: In October of 1907, the "The Home Advisor" Newspaper of Maries County, Missouri recorded that T. A. WILSON was entertaining as guests J. KENNER and children of Warm Springs, Arkansas. Does anyone have any information on this family? Were they related to the Elias Housen Kenner Family that lived in Maries County,MO 1850's through 1870's?
DATE: Wed Nov 18 07:34:52 1998
NAME: Larry Anthony
EMAIL: email@example.com s
QRYTEXT: Seeking information on widow and or children of Major Joseph J. Anthony, 1st state representative from Randolph Co. He was killed on floor of house of rep. with a Bowie knife by the speaker John Wilson. The administators of his estate were his brothers from Madison Co., MO. They were Josiah and Samuel Anthony. Why did his widow not become the administrator? Any info would be appreciated.
DATE: Thu Nov 19 17:08:33 1998
NAME: RoseMary Starling
EMAIL: berryappraisals@cocentral. com
SURNAMES: NIPPS BLACKWELL
QRYTEXT: Hello: My father's parents died when he was a very young child and he was sent to Sand Springs OK to Charles Page Children's Home along with his siblings. My sister and I are trying to contact anyone who has knowledge of either of our paternal grandparents, or find written proof of their existence. The only unconfirmed information we have at this time is Grandfather was born in St. Louis, MO February 24, 1884 and Grandmother was born June 10, 1885 in Warm Springs, AR. It is surmised that both Mary Ann Blackwell (Grandmother) and Charles Lewis (Louis) Nipps were at some time during their youth residing in Warm Springs AR. There is some information that Grandmother may have been a schoolteacher and Grandfather a farmer. We would appreciate any information, even tidbits of rumor to help us get started. Thanking you in advance for your help. Sincerely, RoseMary Nipps Starling
DATE: Thu Nov 19 22:11:47 1998
NAME: James E. Sublett
SURNAMES: MCNABB and BRYANT
QRYTEXT: I would like to exchange information with any one researching either of these two surnames The McNabbs and Bryants arrived in Randolph Co in the late 1840's & early 1850's. reply to Jksub@aol.com
DATE: Fri Nov 20 10:43:57 1998
NAME: Bobbie Taylor
SURNAMES: MORRIS, PHILLIPS, and SHAVER
QRYTEXT: I am searching for relatives of Roxie Janeve MORRIS, Roxie married a SHAVER and Then Albert PHILLIPS, She lived in Pocahontas until approx. 1910, when she moved to Corpus Christi Texas. She still corresponded with friends there by mail, until 1963. She had a brother who lived in Ms. name Thad. Any information would be appreciated.
DATE: Fri Nov 20 22:57:48 1998
NAME: Jim Wright
SURNAMES: Tyler, Vinson
QRYTEXT: Searching for Randolph County information on the families and descendants of Robert N. VINSON (b- March 3, 1845. and Francis M. TYLER (b- abt 1837)
DATE: Mon Nov 23 19:28:33 1998
NAME: Joyce Holder
QRYTEXT: 1860 census in Randolph County shows Lorenzo Burrow and wife, Catharine L living in Columbia twp. with children, Jessie M (my great- grandfather), age 7, John age 6, Catharine S, 4, Barbary A, 2, and James P 6/12. Catharine died 12/20/62 and is buried in Old Burr Cemetery in Randolph County. Lorenzo later married Ada Harden, and they moved to Sebastian County, and had several other children. I am desperately trying to find Catharine's maiden name. I suspect that they married in Ripley County, Missouri, where Lorenzo lived in 1850 with father Jesse Burrow, but there is no marriage license to be found there or in Randolph County
DATE: Tue Nov 24 21:38:19 1998
NAME: Ruby Allen
SURNAMES: Ingram , Minerva Jane Ingram, John Ingram, Eliza Ingram, James
QRYTEXT: I am searching for the parents of my ggmother Minerva Jane Ingram B: Ky. 1835. I found her in the 1880 Boone Cty. census with her husband William Ramsey and her children. I have reason to believe they left Ky at the start of the civil war and came to Randolph Cty. Ar. My reason for this is a story that has been passed down through the faimly for years I first heard it as a small child. The story goes that during the civil war they lived in this house with a trap door under the table. When the yanks came they went into the tunnel beneath the table. The men folks used it to get away from the yanks and it ran about a quarter of a mile from the house to the woods. One day my mother says her grandmother Minerva Jane and her mother were at home and they heard shooting. Minerva looked out the window and saw the yanks shooting at someone. After a while the yanks left and they came out of the cellar and went to look to see if they could find an injured man. they did his name was William Ramsey and he was shot in the jaw. I have Williams civil war papers and he was shot in the jaw. SHe also told stories about Uncle Bill or Bob I can't remember which he was blind Years later I read the same story in book the History of Randolph Cty. I have searched the census records for Randolph cty but can't find them there they may have come after the census taker came in 1860. Please if someone lives in Randolph cty. I need help I have searched for three years with out luck. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance. Ruby
DATE: Wed Nov 25 21:57:35 1998
NAME: Howard Wayne Gunter
SURNAMES: GUNTER, BROWNING, RICE, ARMSTRONG
QRYTEXT: My dad was borned at parogould, Arkansas he married Nell Browning.she was from caraway,ark.his mom and dads names are (MAC) and Lucy Gunter they are both buried at the brookingsark. cementry just outside of pocahontas,Ark.my grandfather had a sister naned mable and one named carrie my gggf ithink is buried in westplains mo.i think his name was John Gunter m
DATE: Fri Nov 27 10:42:06 1998
NAME: Jackie Wood
SURNAMES: THOMAS, TOWLES, POPE
QRYTEXT: Looking for information on ancestors and decendants of the following family. Most of the children of Daniel and Deland were gone from Ripley Co. MO before 1927 at the time of James death. Since James had financial ties to Reyno and Success AR, I was in hopes that some of the boys ended up back down here. Daniel P. THOMAS b. Miss? (my g-grandfather). Daniel was in Randolph Co. AR by 9 Sept. 1860, when he married Deland A. POPE. Possibly 3 children were born to this union. James Addison THOMAS born Currentview MO in Ripley Co, 15 Jan 1863 (My Grandfather), also Mary E. THOMAS ALLEN SCHMIDT, and William A. Dan and these 3 children were in the Doniphan area by at least 1876 when they showed up on the State special Census done that year. Also listed on that Census was Daniel's 2nd wife Susan E. Children of Dan and Susan are Walter L., John A., Charles L, Andrew, Horrace M., and Benjamin D. The family lived in the Doniphan area for many years. Daniel died 11 April 1889 in Doniphan. James Addison THOMAS "Add" (My grandfather), married Addie Mae TOWLES in Doniphan on 18 May 1895. He died 22 Aug 1927,. She was born 28 March 1875, d 17 Nov 1925 in Doniphan. "Add was very active in Doniphan. He was postmaster at Ponder 1896-1898, he was Commissioner of Schools for Ripley Co., elected to office in 1891, taught school at Mt. Pisgah in ripley co., owned a large store in Doniphan that was later Whitwell and Sons, and was a successful farmer, and part owner of the Doniphan State Bank. "Add" remarried a Poplar Bluff woman by the name of Ollie WRIGHT HOUSEKEEPER, after Addie's death in 1925, and lived in Poplar Bulff until his death in 1927.
DATE: Fri Nov 27 12:12:04 1998
NAME: Paula Harman
QRYTEXT: I am looking for the parents of my gg grandfather, Andrew JONES. His son, my g grandfather, was born in Randolph County on January 7, 1849. Andrew married Serena ? around the late 1860's. ANY info would be appreciated!
DATE: Mon Nov 30 14:27:19 1998
NAME: Dot Molencupp Hinkley
SURNAMES: MOLENCUPP, MOLENSUPP, MOLLENCOPP
QRYTEXT: I am looking for my family. I know that Hiram Molencupp married Nancy Kent in Randolf County and that his brother James P Molencupp (listed as Molensupp some places). I am looking for any information on this line. I am also looking for information on my grandmother Irene J Witcher that married the son of Hiram , Joseph Dale Molencupp. She was from Biggers Ark. Any information would be great. Thannks
DATE: Tue Dec 1 08:08:22 1998
NAME: Nancy Lewis Millsap
SURNAMES: YOUMAN(S), SMITH, WARREN, MILLSAP, BRAWLEY, SIMPSON
QRYTEXT: I searching for any information on Sarah Youman(s) SMITH, who died in the Ravenden Springs area sometime after 1905. She and her spouse, Martin VanBuren SMITH were residents of Wilderness, Oregon County, Missouri and Sarah died while they were vacationing in the Ravenden Springs area and is believed to be buried there. She is listed in a family Bible as originally being from Corning, AR. Sarah may have died in childbirth, along with her child Harry SMITH. Thanks to all. Nancy Lewis Millsap
DATE: Thu Dec 3 20:21:36 1998
NAME: Dennis Dover
QRYTEXT: Looking for the family of John T. & Sarah NELSON probably in the 1880 census. John & Sarah came from Alabama.
DATE: Fri Dec 4 12:29:50 1998
NAME: David Ray
SURNAMES: FINCH, FORD, RAY, SAMPSON, SUGG, SUGGS
QRYTEXT: Does anyone have information on John or Jack RAY, George SAMPSON, or James SUGG/SUGGS, or any FINCH, or John Ford? May have come to Randolf County from Western Ky. or Western Tenn. in the mid 1800s to the Glaze Creek Area.
DATE: Fri Dec 4 12:58:50 1998
NAME: james king
QRYTEXT: Looking for information on Daniel and Lucy King, b. 1841 in IL. Last known to be in Washington County, MO in 1880. Had three known sons: Clarence Edward King (b. 1868 IL), Charles E. King [b. 1871 IL) and Daniel King (b. 1879, Washington Co., MO). Clarence married Tilda Emeline Shoffit in Randolph County about 1889; it is not known what happened to his parents or his brothers. They all apparently left MO. Any information will be greatly appreciated by all the descendants of Clarence Edward King. Thank you.
DATE: Fri Dec 4 17:03:28 1998
NAME: Kathy Cunningham
QRYTEXT: I'm looking for any help or information in how I might find out more about my great grandfather's family. He was Mirabeau Bela Lamar JONES (1841-1920)I have a copy of land record for property in Randolph County in 1906. I am told he was married three times and had eighteen children, but I have names of my great grandmother only and four children. My grandfather, James Mirabeau JONES, was born at Maynard, Arkansas, in 1889. Any information on this JONES family will be appreciated.
URL: http://www.familytreemaker.com/users/c/u/n/kathy-j- cunningham/
DATE: Sat Dec 5 16:32:28 1998
NAME: Barbara Barrett
QRYTEXT: Would like to make contact with ancestors of Mary Barrett,Holt b ca 1818 Tenn ?. Early day Randolph Co. family around Warm Springs area. She married John Holt. Their dau Martha Matilda Holt married Joseph A. Phillips ca 1857. Mary's older brother John and his wife Mary are buried at Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery at Warm Springs.Need verification on facts and figures. Thanks
DATE: Sun Dec 6 08:56:19 1998
NAME: Darla Hopper
QRYTEXT:LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON WILLIAM SMITH BORN 1864 MO AND CAME TO RANDOLPH COUNTY AT THIS TIME WITH HIS PARENTS, I BELIEVE THEM TO BE WILLIAM AND NANCY SMITH LISTED IN 1880 CENSUS RANDOLPH COUNTY AR. WILLIAM SMITH MARRIED EMMALINE MCMILLION DAUGHTER OF CALEB MCMILLION OF RANDOLPH COUNTY AR WOULD BE GRATEFULL FOR ANY HELP.
DATE: Tue Dec 8 08:31:58 1998
NAME: Pat Barnes Alred
QRYTEXT: I am seeking any information about the children of Oscar PIERCE and wife Euna/Una VESTER. They were married October 10, 1915 in Randolph Co. I find them mentioned in an article in Pocahontas Star Herald January 27, 1922. They were among several persons who attended a birthday party for T.M. SUMMERS at his home near Peach Orchard. I have Oscar PIERCE deceased in 1923 and buried at Johnston Cemetery. Did Oscar and Euna have any children? What happened to Euna ? Did she remarry? Euna VESTER was daughter of James A. VESTER and wife Laura Phipps. Thanks for any information about this family.
DATE: Sun Dec 13 16:26:49 1998
NAME: Mark Watson
SURNAMES: GAFFORD WELLS SPIVA/SPIVEY BRIDGES
QRYTEXT: I am trying to connect my great grandmother Nevada E. Bridges b. 7/17/1875, d. 6/29/1960(married Zachariah R. Gafford abt 1893 and resided in Hopkins Cty Texas) to the Nevada Bridges born to William Bridges and Elizabeth Wells of Randolph County AK. Can anyone help?
DATE: Mon Dec 14 13:28:01 1998
NAME: Dot Hinkley
SURNAMES: WITCHER or MOLENCUPP
QRYTEXT: Looking for Witchers (George Alvis Witcher, Irene J Witcher and and William Bailey Witcher from Pocahontas and/or Biggers Ark. Irene J Witcher was married to someone in Biggers and then hooked up with my grandfather Joseph Dale Molencupp and they were married at a later date. I am looking for any information on these Irene, Alvis and Bailey. It is believed that the widows of the two brothers as still in Randolf County. Thanks for your help.
URL: h ttp://www.geocities.com/EnchantedForest/Dell/4889/index.html
DATE: Sun Dec 20 00:13:27 1998
NAME: AUDIS SAMONS
SURNAMES: HELEN AUDIS
QRYTEXT: SAMONS ANY ARKANSAS
DATE: Sun Dec 20 23:52:38 1998
NAME: vern stephens
QRYTEXT: LOOKING FOR ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THE MCCLURES,HURST,AND STEPHENS. ANY HELP I WOULD APP. THANK YOU VERN STEPHENS LGK3@AOL.COM
DATE: Mon Dec 21 19:51:11 1998
NAME: r rice
QRYTEXT: I am trying to locate any kind of information on a Rheuben Rice who married a Mary E. Barber on April 17, 1861. Mary remarried a Francis Marion Starling in 1879.
DATE: Wed Dec 23 19:02:39 1998
NAME: Deborah Roy
SURNAMES: GRAYUM, FRAZIER, FARRINGTON
QRYTEXT: Samuel F. Farrington born @1836 in Ireland married America Grayum in Randolph County. They had a daughter named Laura Farrington in 1868 and moved to Clay County. America was previously married to Harmon Grayum and they had a daughter named Harriet Graham(Grayum) who married Aaron Frazier. Harriet and Aaron Frazier had a daughter, America, born 1877 and a son named John W. Frazier born 1/15/1879. John Frazier and his wife, Ella are both buried at Success, Hitt Cemetery. Any info on any of these names would be a great help.
DATE: Wed Dec 23 19:11:36 1998
NAME: Deborah Roy
SURNAMES: BRUCE, BARLIE
QRYTEXT: Looking for info on Spartin Bruce born 1810 in S.C. On 7/18/1835 in Dickson County, Tennessee, he married Sarah (Sally)Barlie. Their children were Mahala, Thomas, Joseph W., Lewis, Caleb B., Frances E.; all born in Tennessee and Missouri born in 1854 in Arkansas. On the 1860 Census they were in Randolph County, Arkansas. Would appreciate any help. Thanks.
DATE: Wed Dec 23 19:20:42 1998
NAME: Deborah Roy
SURNAMES: ROBINSON, POND, VANDERGRIFF, BRUCE, BINGHAM, HAWKINS
QRYTEXT: I am looking for info on John Robinson born 1800 and married to Arabelah ?. Their children were Susan A. born 1838, William S. born 1840 and married Mahala Bruce; Martha born 1842 and married Robert Bingham; and Thomas C. born 1848 and married Percilor. They were all in Randolph County on the 1850 Census. On 11/1865 in Randolph County, Ark. William S. Robinson married Mahala W. Bruce Robinson(her first marriage being to a James Robinson who was born 11/1841.) Their children were: Mary E. born 1860, James A. born 12/1864, Sarah A. born 1865, William W. born 1868, and Susan Arbell born 2/1872 who married Samuel Burton Hawkins. Mahala's third marriage was to J. I. Pond, and her fourth was to J. W. Vandergriff. I would appreciate help on any of these names.
DATE: Wed Dec 23 19:25:57 1998
NAME: Deborah Roy
SURNAMES: ROBINSON, JOHNSON, HAWKINS
QRYTEXT: I need help on William Calvin Robinson, born 12/1863 and died 9/1934. On 10/1882 in Randolph County he married Betsy L. Johnson born 9/1862 and died 8/1904. His second wife was Emma B. Johnson born 1875 and died 19434. They married 3/20/1910. Children from first wife was William Henry born 1883 and married Mozella Hawkins; Susan E. born 1885, Malissa C. born 1890, James Ollie born 1893, Mary E. born 1894, and Rosa born 1899. William and both his wives are buried in the Siloam Cemetery. If any of these names sound familiar, please help. Thanks.
DATE: Thu Dec 24 23:29:43 1998
NAME: Bernie Moore-Knowles
SURNAMES: BROWN, MOORE, REYNOLDS, LAMB, GATES, EASON, WOOLDRIDGE, SMITH, SINOR/SINER.
QRYTEXT: Researching BROWN, MOORE, REYNOLDS, LAMB, GATES, EASON, WOOLDRIDGE, SMITH, SINOR/SINER surnames.
DATE: Tue Dec 29 15:34:51 1998
NAME: Bobbie Taylor
SURNAMES: MORRIS, PHILLIPS, MCCORMICK,WATTS
QRYTEXT: I am seeking information on the Morris family, They lived in Pocahontas Ark. until around 1920. Roxy G. Morris-B-1/29/1881 marr.ErnestPhillips W.H.Morris B? Lively Morris B-05/15/1898 marr.Harvey McCormick Nellie Morris B-1900 marr.S.A.Watts Thad Morris B? Roxy moved to C.C.Tx.,Lively moved to Denton Tx. and Nellie moved to San Simion Az. any infor. would be appreciated. Roxy wrote and received letters from several people in Pocahontas, untill when she died in 1964.
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