I invite you to enter a query for your Sevier County ancestors but because of our limited space, please limit it to only Sevier County ancestors. If you are not sure what part of Arkansas your relative was born, died, or resided in, might I suggest checking the Arkansas Federal Census Index, ususally located at you local library or Historical Society or Genealogical Society, for the time frames before and after the one you think they would be in. Enter your query information exactly as you want it to appear including the name of the county in case of misdirection with one exception, please enter the surnames in capital letters. Also it would be helpful if in your subject box you type "Sevier Co., Ar." so that it is not overlooked or deleted by mistake. Every effort will be made to post your query as soon as possible. Once the queries have been archived for a year, I do not pull them back into my computer. So if you change your email address please send me a new query.
I still have relatives in that area and in Texarkana and none of them know anything about the Allens and that has been so frustrating. my farther James Andrew Griffin married an Allen who was part Whisenhant and I can't find the door way through them. I keep hoping that I will find find someone in the Horatio, Lockesburg Area who may have been gotten some information about them.
I am looking for the grave of Martha "Mattie" Cabaniss Hill. She died 1879, Sevier County, Arkansas at the tender age of just twenty nine. She was married to Samuel "Dixon" Hill. She had seven children, but I know of only two, George and Benjamin. I am looking for the other children's names. Her father was Sanford Cabaniss. Have searched the cemetaries on this web site but to no avail. Any info welcomed.
Trying to establish a possible connection of Enoch A. STEPHENS b. abt. 1868 pl: Unk. from Little River Co. , ARk. , with the STEPHENS families in Sevier Co. , Ar. Enoch married Martha Elizabeth ANDERSON in 1888 in Little River Co. , AR. He may have died abt. 1895 . We know nothing about his parents or siblings . Would appreciate any help .
My great-great-great grandparents were married there in 1877. They also died there (I don't know when). George W. Doggett who married California Hickman had a daughter Maud Doggett who married Lawrence Gibson. California was my great grandmother Eve Gibson's grandmother who ran a boarding house where Eve helped out. It was there that Eve Gibson met Raymond Lee and married in Texarkana. Any information on these individuals named would be appreciated. If you could help, I would appreciate it.
My father, Houston Theodore Thompson, was born in DeQueen December 7, 1915, to Nora Stout Thompson and Charles Thompson. His brother Hubert was born in 1917 I believe. I am trying to track down information on Charles Thompson, my paternal grandfather, who left the family in 1919. I don't know if my grandparents were married in DeQueen or moved there after they married.
Researching Bradshaw in Sevier. Young E. may have died there about 1835-39. I am trying to prove he is my greatgreatgreat grandfather, father of Jacob O. Do you have any information? Thank you for any help
DOES ANY DO LOOK UPS IN THE SEVIER 1880 AND 1890 TAX BOOKS FOR SEVIER? I AM LOOKING FOR Alexander AND Matilda Maxwell ? OR IT COULD BE JUST MATILDA MAXWELL?
I'm looking for info on the parents of John Wesley Autrey, b. Feb 5, 1875 in DeQueen, Sevier Co., AR /d. Apr 7, 1949 in Brownfield, Terry Co., TX. Listed on his death certificate are his parents, Enoch Autrey and Mary Corbin. I have found some info on Enoch but can't seem to locate any on Mary. Can anyone help me? Thanks!
J.W. Evans married S.R. Bailey in 1890 Little River Co., Ar. Their children that I know of were John Newton born 1890 Ashdown, Ar.?William Eli, Lance, Dee, Vernon, Thomas E., and Minnie Lee Evans. William was in WW1 and burned badly. Thomas Etheridge married a Cheney and at one time lived in Gladewater, Texas John Newton Evans married Ivy Bell Glover in 1910 in DeQueen, Ar.(found no record there) their children were Van Dale Evans born West Otis Ar. 1911 William Edgar born Horatio, Ar Leona Faye born AR. Charles and Carl Bell Evans born 1922 in Neal Springs, Ar. Charles died 1925 buried neadlo Springs, Ar. Dewey Etheridge Evans born Texas I thank you for any information Patsy Evans Flanagan 2724 Smith Orange, Texas77630 409-88-3-2016
Deceased Mildred Louise Beard (wife of Williams Beard) Born ? Died February 16, 1886 Would like to know if she is buried in an Horatio Cemetery. Mrs. Beard is African American, and as you know Arkansas was a slave state. However, she died 21 years after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed. Can you help us?
I am looking for information on my great grandma rhodis aline tackett or rhodisia angeline tacket she was born in mississippi feb26,1865 she married james thomas teasley around 1883 in alabama near montgomery they lived in sevier county arkansas in the 1880s and 1890s then they lived in oklahoma tennessee rhodis was half cherokee her mom was margaret hardin and her dad was james tackett if you can help find the information i need to prove she was cherokee i sure would like to hear from anyone who can help thank you
I am interested in information about the Millwee cemetery and of the Bickford, Basham or Millwee's possibly buried there. General information about them at all would be helpful
I'm looking for information on the Thomas Williamson & Lucinda Miller that were married in Sevier Co., Arkansas on Nov 24, 1848. My ggg grandparents were named Thomas & Lucinda and I'm trying to possibly establish a connection or find out if this was them. My Thomas & Lucinda Williamson migrated to Texas ca 1853 from Arkansas and settled in Coryell Co., Texas from 1860-1880. Sometime after this the family moved to Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma and Thomas & Lucinda are buried in the Denny Cemetery in Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma (near Francis). Their known children are: Margaret A., Prudia Jane (1851-1920), John H. (1855-1923), Thomas J., Mary L. "Mollie", James Petis (1860-1938), Sterling Price, Mehaley Elizabeth, Jacob Newton (1868-1949) and Benjamin Franklin. Anyone having knowledge of these Williamson's please contact me. Williamson, Thomas -- b. March 12, 1822 d. March 24, 1900 Williamson, Lucinda -- b. Feb 15, 1826 d. Oct 17, 1918 RR 2 Box 995 Kempner, Texas 76539
Thomas Galaway Roby born 1818 applied for his Civil War pension while living in Sevier Co. AR 1890. Did he die in Sevier Co.? If so where is his grave site?
I am interested in information about John T. (I believe Thomas) Stephens, Minerva's second husband. All I know is Minerva is his second wife, don't know first wife's name, he died 2/14/1911 in Provo, Sevier County, Arkansas. John T. Stephens and Minerva Adaline's daughter, Lena Ennis Stephens is my grandmother. Lena, b: 8/31/1898, d:9/22/1989 , married Jessie Jewell Diggs b: 4/17/1902, d:2/14/1992.
I'm looking for info on Polly Ann Elizabeth Finley. She was born in 1851. Where I do not know. Her father's name was John Finley. She was married to William Gamewell A Fish. She died in 1893 in Sevier Co. Any info would be helpful.
Looking for William Henry Smith believed to have lived in or around Lockesburg prior to the Civil War. 2938 Woodland Ridge Blvd. Baton Rouge, LA 70816
I am trying to find information on Robert Lee Ward ( his parents and aunts and uncles) I don't have much to go on as my Grandfather said Roberts parents died when Robert was 18 months old, and was raised by his sister Mary for awhile. UNKNOWN WARDS CHILDREN: Robert Lee WARD b.November 10, 1880 Dequeen ( Sevier County), Arkansas d. September 15, 1951 in Hess,(Jackson County) Oklahoma Mary WARD b.??? ( Sevier County), Arkansas d. September 15, 1951 married Lonzo Brandon Unknown WARD (son)- b.Arkansas d.??? was supose to have lived in Kansas for awhle. When Robert was a teenager he went to live with an Uncle who had moved to Texas ( Honey Groves or Sherman ). His Uncles name was : Walker WARD ( also born in Arkansas) father to at least 2 sons Ferd WARD and Louis WARD and also had 3-4 daughters . If any of these people sound familiar please let me know. I am at a stand still on this part of family!
Need addl info on these Stinnett's buried in Old Center Cemtery in Sevier Co., Arkansas. Is Pearl B. wife of Cliford? Is Bernice their daughter? Any addl info on Cliford Stinnett and his family will be deeply appreciated. Stinnett, Bernice 1936 - 1997; Stinnett, Clifford Jan 9, 1911 - Feb 1, 1983; Stinnett, Pearl B Mar 14, 1914 - Oct 23, 1939
I am attempting to research the Elijah Roberts and Lucy Francis Hadley marriage ancestors. Elijah is rumored to have been born in Texas circa 1869, parents names unknown to me. Lucy is thought to have been born in DeQueen AR circa 1874, and is believed to be the daughter of a Dr. Hadley? Elijah and Lucy lived outside Horatio near Cool Easy Creek on what came to be known as Roberts' Branch. I know the information pertaining to Elijah's and Lucy's children, but do not have information regarding Elijah's parents/siblings or Lucy's parents/siblings. Elijah and Lucy are my Great Grandparents on my Father's side (IVY F. ROBERTS), any help would certainly be appreciated. 144 Freedom Way Madison, AL 35758(256) 722-0354
Looking for descendants of Harvey Brown married to Nora Booth January 1, 1889 in Sevier County Arkansas. Benjamin F. Booth and Martha J. Davis Booth parents of Mary J. Georgina "Ginny", Frankie, John Clay, Laura, Lanora, Janette, Barney, and Mahaley. All the children were born in Sevier County Arkansas except Mary. Benjamin was born about 1834 and Martha was born about 1835.
Looking for parents of James M. Anderson and Lavina Cooper. They were married in Sevier County Oct. 27, 1859. They are on the 1860 Sevier County Census in Little River township. By 1870 they were in Franklin County, with children Byrd, Nancy, Robert and Isabel.
I am looking for Scott Wenfield Wilson. I believe he was born in Sevier County Arkansas around 1830-1860. Possible Parents Robertus Wilson and Kezziah Pitchlynn Wilson
I am looking for descendants of Wilson HARVILL, my g-g-g-grandfather. In 1870 this family was on the Yalobusha Co., MS census. Wilson and children are on the 1880 Quitman Co., MS census. In 1900 Lorenzo Harvill and John W. Harvill, brothers, are on the Sevier County, AR census. Wilson had 6 children by first wife, Mary Cravey: Lorenzo, William, John, Columbus, Margaret and Martha. By second wife, Darcas Matthews, children are: Calvin, Fannie, Mary Mollie and Sarah Rachel. Wilson's marriages were in Clarke Co., AL. Darcas and last 2 daughters returned to Clarke Co., and are on the 1880 census there. Mollie is my g-grandmother. I believe Lorenzo's wife was Mary and they had at least 1 son, Albert. Thank You
I am looking for any information on the Cox/Maples family in Sevier County, AR. I have Josiah Jackson Maples married to Susan M. Preston. JJ Maples died in 1905 and Susan died in 1910. They are both buried in Kingree Cemetery. They had 8 children, many of whom married into the Cox family. Ida Maples married Dudley Cox, Katherine Maples married William E. Cox, Lilly Maples married Edgar Cox. I have more information on the Maples side than the Cox side. Please contact me if you have a connection. Thank you.
I am trying to find out information on the Friday Family. My father was born in Sevier Co. January 15, 1910. His name was James Henry Friday, born to John G. Friday, and ?. Also, I ran across some names in the Clear Creek Cemetary list of three infant daughters of J.G. Friday. Is there any connection? I would like to have the full name of John G. Friday, his wife's name, and any other information you have about this family. My father died when I was very young, and I have no information, on this family. I cannot find anything in the genealogy sites on the internet about them. Thank you very much. I can be reached at Jimmie Kaye Ryder - P.O. Box 192 - Benjamin, Texas 79505 - tel. 940-459-2020.
I am trying to find some information on my great parents a Sarah J WILSON born about 1864 who married a Grady RUTLEDGE born about 1851. they were married in Sevier CO on June 3 1883. I only know of one child a daughter my grandmother a Mary Elizabeth RUTLEDGE who everyone called it Liza or Lizzie. Mary first married a Bill FISHER but they divorced and she married my grandfather John Cornelius REA and then he died in 1928 and married Bill Fisher again. If you any any info that can help please e-mail me. Thank you very much.
Trying to find descendants of Will J Tucker and Jessie Whitley Tucker. They moved to the Old Potter community near Mena, AR in 1910 from Des Arc, AR. In 1942 they moved to Miami, Ottawa County, OK where Will died on Nov 27, 1943. Jessie died there on June 20, 1953, and according to Jessie's obituary and family recollections they both are buried in Pinecrest Memorial Park, Mena, AR. Will and Jessie had two sons, William Gomer Tucker and Arthur Devreau Tucker, and two daughters, Josephine Tucker Durham and Addie Tucker Smith. Jessie's obituary shows that William and Arthur were living in Miami, OK at her death. Also, her daughters had married and Josephine Durham and family were living in DeQueen, Sevier County, AR and Addie Smith and family were living in Little Rock. From family recollections , Addie's husband, Fred Smith, was a Arkansas State Trooper. After he retired, the Smiths moved to near Fort Smith. Jessie's obituary shows she had 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. It also lists the following family and friends attending the funeral - From Little Rock - Mr. And Mrs. Fred Smith, and Eugene and Joseph Smith. From DeQueen - Mr. And Mrs. J. T. Durham, Miss Linda Durham, Mrs. Gunter England, Mrs. Joe T. Dunlap, Mrs. Kelly Oliver, Mrs. Ruby Wilson, and Mrs. W. H. Thower. From Miami,Ottawa County, OK - Mr. And Mrs. W. Gomer Tucker, Mr. And Mrs. Arthur Tucker, Mrs. Tilda Melton, Mrs. Devereaux Tucker, Miss Mary Elizabeth Tucker, Jimmy Tucker, Richard Tucker, and Penny Sue Tucker. I am the grandson of Will's brother, John David Tucker Sr., and we have pictures of Gomer, Arthur, and Josephine when they were children, and we would like to share these with descendants.
I am looking for ANY information I can find on a John Lacky who is listed in the homestead and bounty land records as the assignee of George W. GIll (1843) (Marriage, death, place of origin, whatever). I believe he is the father of a number of children who are on later Sevier County census records. A number of Lackeys married in the 1840's and 1850's - and in one case (1843) it is noted that parents gave their consent. It appears that they might have died because the kids are not with parents in the 1850 census. Do you have any clues?
Looking for information on William Cyrus RANKIN (1879-1958) & Mattie R. DESHAZIO (1884-1958) who lived in the Horation/Frog Level area. Any information would be appreciated!
Looking for information on Paul Napoleon ADAIR & his parents. Parents were Ellis N. ADAIR & Mae GORE. Paul was born 8-19-1915 & lived in the Horatio/DeQueen area for most of his life, I think. Please contact me if youcan be of any help.
I am trying to locate the grave of one of my ancestral grandfather's Alber Holiman (Holloman, Holliman, Hollaman, etc.). Family history shows he served in the Confederacy and died of cholera in Sevier County on or about 4/24/1864 while home on sick leave. I hve no clue as to what unit he was in but have been told it may have been the 2nd AR Cavalry Regiment, possibly Company C. If you can assist me in locating his grave I would appreciate it.
I am looking for any info. on Melinda Jane wofford or youman johnson wofford .they were married in Seiver co., ark on dec 7, 1884. Youman was born in seiver county on 8-4-1890 thanks!
There is a Charles Lyons listed as being married in Sevier County in 1844. Is there any way I can find if they had children. I am looking for parents of William Butler Lyons born about 1845. He was living in Louisiana in 1870 and married there. He moved to Sevier County in the late 1800s and ran a railroad bording house there and all of the 12 children was born there before 1905. If you have any info please let me know.
Looking for Jesse Van Cotton, & family who were, per the 1860 census, in Jackson Township with an elder brother (Young/Yonge) and 7 ch (Mary, Benjamin, Lerie (Meshack Shadrach) , Thadius, July (Celia Ann) , Renio (poss Sarilda J ?), & Molly (poss Lidia A.M.), plus Nancy/age 35--not sure if she is 2nd wife of Young or Jesse. My husb is descendant of Liddie Cotton. Would like to exchange info. Also, would appreciate marriage lookups in Sevier County for above Cotton's for period of 1853 - 1870. Meshack married Mary Jane Hedrix in Sevier Co Feb 18, 1861, then migrated shortly thereafter to Texas. Thanks.
My great-great grandfather's name was Edward James Brett, Sr. He was was a ferry boat operator in White Cliffs around the years 1906-1908. He married Ida Marry Coker. They settled in White Cliffs until he was killed by a man by the name of Dick Bell over a dispute about corn. Dick served a little jail time but finally appealed his case, and was issued a pardon by Governor Pindall on Friday, April 17, 1908. If you have any more information that you could furnish me, I would greatly appreciate it.
I am looking for info on Robertus ( Kobertus ?) Wilson and Keziah Pitchlynn. Some info I have from Distant Cousins'say they were married in Sevier Co.. Arkansas ca. 1800-1840. These same cousins say they had 3 or 4 children named James Wilson 1840?? Joseph Wilson 1842?/ Scott Wenfield Wilson 1844?/ Martha Wilson 1846? Some say Robertus died within 5yrs of their marriage and then she married a William Poland by whom she had other children. I can't seem to find official records of the Children by Robertus. My Grandmother was Willie Mae Wilson who was the daughter of James Wilson who was supposedly the son of Robertus and Keziah. Willie Mae was born in Texarkana Tx.1882 though I have no official record of that so I am wondering if she was actually born in Arkansas. possibly you will have some info on her as well. I know there are Wilson cousins from Dequeen so maybe they are all part of the same family. James Wilson, according to a death certificate for his son Samuel Watson Wilson of Eastland Tx, was born in Alabama. So far I have not found any records on him Any info should be helpful.
I am seraching for information of the Andrew & Amanda Lewis line and also the Lamb family from which two daughters married Lewis sons. One son of the Lewis's was Minta T. Lewis md Lucy Beatrice Lamb. The other son was Oscar Lewis who married Lucy's sister, who may have been Jenny. Would appreciate information on either or both lines.
Looking for descendants and information reguarding this line of "TRAVIS" family. Some of these folks moved to Sebastian Co., AR. I am trying to connect this TRAVIS line with my East TN. line. If you can connect, I have the line back to 1785. Please contact me via e-mail as I do not check these pages frequently. Thanks!
MY NAME IS ROY BRINKLEY. I LIVE IN NO LITTLE ROCK AR. MY G GFATHER WAS WR BRINKLEY. HE MARRIED NANCY FLOYD IN 1843 . HE LIVED IN SEVIER ALL HIS LIFE. I DO NOT KNOW WHO HIS FATHER OR MOTHER WAS. HIS CHILDREN WERE PETER COULTER B, ERASTUS B, JAMES B. IF ANY ONE HAS ANY INFO I WOULD GREATLY APPRECIATE IT.
Looking for burial location for : John/James Robinson, died 1847 Sevier Co. AR David Robinson, died 17 August 1857 in Sevier Co. AR Sarah B. Houston Robinson Singleton, died 29 July 1863 All lived in and around Bear Creek and Clear Creek Townships.
I am looking for the grave of Mary Ann Johnson in Sevier Co. She married a Stewart first and Carroll Johnson last. Her parents were Samuel "Jake" and Rebecca Williams. We believe she died between 1860 and1863. The grave may be unmarked. Any information will be helpful.
I have been researching the following families of Sevier County. Wright, Brown, Tollett, & now Pitchlynn. I am descended from the Wright's, one of the earliest settlers in Sevier County, Arkansas. I am trying to find information connecting James W. Wright (b1767) to a Claiborne Wright( settled in area of what is now Red River Co., Tx. & McCurtain County, Ok.) I have yet to prove the relationship between these two, but the Brown's and possibly the Pitchlynn's are married into both lines. Can you help?
I am looking for the marriage records of John N. Evans and Ivy Bell Glover married 1910 in Sevier Co. Also the marriage of John parents John or Jack William Evans and Sally Jane Bailey she was a twin. Jack was from Tenn. Sally and her brother were born Sevier Co Ar. Jack William Evans "JacK" could be a nickname. I was told it was used if there was more than one John in the family. He was born in Tenn. Meet and married in Sevier Co. a Sarah or Sally Jane Bailey. She had a twin brother that I knew as Uncle Nute Bailey. I have pictures of them. their children that I know of were William Eli, Lance, Thomas Ethridge, Minnie. Thomas raised his family in Gladewater, Texas. They also had John N. Evans born 1890 in Ashdown,Ar. He married Ivy Bell Glover in 1910 DeQueen, Ar. Her mother was Nancy Angelina Cary born Monroe, La. and unknown Glover. John and Ivy Evans children were Van born 1911 in West Odis, William Edgar, Charles and Carl (twins) born Neel Spring Serier co. Ar. Leonie Fay born Ar. Dewey born Texas. Van married Ella Jeans 1935.
Seeking addl info on this family. Have some info to share. George WINTON birth: 1839 in: Sevier Co., Arkansas married: ca 1858 in Arkansas? Melvine ( Lavine ) BUTTRAM birth: 1837 in: Arkansas CHILD 1. William WINTON birth: 1859/1860 in Arkansas CHILD 2. James WINTON birth: 1862 in: Arkansas CHILD 3. Adaline WINTON birth: 1865 in Arkansas married : _ Hogan CHILD 4. Thomas W. WINTON birth: 29 Feb 1868 in: Yell Co., Arkansas married : Martha Elizabeth NORRIS date : ca 1900 in Indian Territory ? death: 13 Jan 1935 in: McAlester, Pittsburg Co.,Ok CHILD 5. George WINTON birth: 1869 in: Arkansas
am trying to look for the parents and children of Emily E. Wingfield that married David Bunch on Dec. 29, 1878 in Sevier County Arkansas. and Mary J. Wingfield that married Asa Bunch on April 8, 1883. I am thinking that the two Winglfields are sisters since the two Bunch's are half brothers. I have some of Emily's children, but I don't know the names of Asa and Mary's children. They later moved to McCurtain County OK. Does anyone know anything about them?
Marriage of A.G. BRUMMETT and Ophelia Ann JACKSON 1-13-1895 Who was Ophelia Jackson's parents? Was told that Siever Co. HOLLINGWORTH,JACKSON, and SMITH FAMILY was raised around BRUMMETT family.Also that A.G.'s father was Methodist Preacher in DeQueen and buried there. Thanks for any info.
i believe my grandfather is the son of andrew arnold who came to sevier co from tenn. have not been able to prove it need help
I am trying to locate information on my great Grandfather William Pete RALLS. He married Larana STORY. Their children were Hattie Clarey Ralls and Hettie May Ralls (my Grandmother). He was married before Lorana, don't know who to, but children were Nannie and Annie. He was also married after, don't have her name either but I do have a picture of them with their son Nelson. He was living in Horatio when he was married to Lorana. He served in the civil war. He is buried in Sevier County, (died around 1930) but I don't know where. Any help would be appreciated.
I am very interesed in the Rev John Henry , a Methodist minster , who lived in Sevier Co, from 1850-80 fron N.C., Is he a brother to William E. Henry, b. 1796-03 in N. C.? can anyone tell me anything about this family. Researching Henry's Thanks
My ggrandfather's name was Alvis Alexander PIGG his wife's name was Ellen Bradwin, PIGG. My grandmother's name was Vella Jane PIGG, Strahan b July 4 1878 in Arkansas d October 15, 1952 in Hugo, Oklahoma. Vella grew up around Lockesburg, Arkansas. She could be in the 1880 or 1890 Sevier Co., Ar. census. But she is found in the 1900 McCurtain County, Indian Territory census. She married Samuel Perry Strahan, possibly around Mannsville, Indian Territory in 1896. I am hoping to find birth places of Alvis Alexander PIGG, Ellen BRADWIN sp?, PIGG and Vella's siblings. We can not find any thing on this family before 1878 Sevier Co., Arkansas. I will be happy to compensate for copying and handling results of inquiry. 10636 Healy Ct. Santee, California 92071-4927 ph 619 448 5156
I am looking for information on my g-g-grandparents William and Sarah Nelson, They came to Sevier County in 1837, he died in 1843. Sarah died during the war. They had sons, Samuel,married Nancy White, James, David and Wiley; daughters Nancy married Jacob Bradshaw, Sarah married William Hudgens and Rhoda married W. C. Blackard. William was a farmer, sons continued with the farm after he died.
My maternal grandfather, Charles Grady Mckinney, was born in De Queen, Sevier County, Arkansas... My mother, Nancy Josephine Mckinney, was also born in De Queen. My maternal grandmother, Una (Davis) Mckinney , also was born in Sevier, County. My grandfather had 7 sibling born in Sevier County, and my mother had 6 siblings born in Sevier, County. If there are any resources that you know of that would help me to research these family roots further, I would really appreciate your help. My main interest at this point would be on my maternal grandmother's heritage, her mother was supposedly Marie Davis.....My grandmother was born in Sevier County , 01-14-1898.
I am looking for any info. on Wiley or Jacob Therrell b. around 1846. The parents of Isaac Walter Matthews, b. 1876. Isaac (known as I.W.) Matthews was the 13th Mayor of DeQueen, Sevier Co. Ark.. He was a proprietor of the DeQueen cleaners. Also, looking for parents of Riscella Maryette Floranora Miller. I believe her father's name was Benjamin. Can anyone help me?
My grandmother, Nettie Ethel Sutton was born in Sevier County in Haratio, Arkansas 18, Dcember 1895. Her father's name was Thomas Clinton Sutton and her mother's name was Bessie Marilla Tersera Stiles. I don't know where eith one of them were born thou. Thanks for any help! 805-736-1988 1112 West Pine Ave. Lompoc, CA 93436
I am seeking any and all information about a W.C. Williamson or C. Williamson and family residing in Sevier County in 1880 according to the census records. His wife's name was Sarah, and he had 3 children listed on the census: 1. William K. Williamson 2. Callie Williamson and 3. Sarah Lee Williamson. Sarah Lee was the only child born in Sevier county in 1879. The other children were born in Tx. It is my belief that Callie Williamson married in Sevier Co. in 1897. Sarah Lee married in Oklahoma in Jan. the same year. Nothing is known about William K. Thank you for your help with my query.
I am looking for the parentage of a Hillen FRENCH who was living with a John KESTERSON family on the 1860 Sevier Co.,AR census. She is listed as age 24 and born AR. I believe she is the same as Helen FRENCH who married Reece Hale HENRY in Sevier Co.,AR in 1864. Later censuses have her born in MO. Are the two women one and the same? Who were her parents? Jackie Niemeyer 1884 Victoria Court Turlock,CA. 95380
Looking for Ella Duncan born 1885 in WhiteCliff, Arkansas. Parents were Willis and Ruth Duncan.
I am the great granddaughter of Dixie Needham-Smith and Oscar Lee Smith of the Bellville Community. According to the information I have acquired (R.A Needham and Jimmie Needham's Obituaries) my gggrandparents were born in Brownstown. They were life-long residents of Sevier Co. I am inquireing about their parents and possible marriage dates. I have a copy of my great grandma's bible. In it, she had a John Needham and Margret Bilbree as the parents of Robert A. Needham. Margret also had a brother named John. Robert A. had brothers Willie, Monroe, Charlie, Jonnie, Tommie, and sisters Emma Pugh, Betty, Lena Mitchell, and Lillie Pendergrass. Jimmie Laird-Needham's parents were Frank Laird and Martha Ellen Brown. I have that Frank had a sister, Palka (Sp?) Johnson. Ellen Brown had brothers Bob, George, and Henry and sisters Liza Pauley and Delia Cravin. Jimmie had brothers Robert, Hugh, and Herman, and sisters Lucy Rankin, Emma Cox, and Eunice Gore. I just have some notes here and there. I am trying to make sense of it all. The Browns are supposedly buried in Brownstown. Any information would be greatly appreciated.
Seeking relatives of John and Nancy Miranda Barker who appear on the 1860 Sevier County census with their children Josiah, Elmira Amanda, Martha Jane, Minerva Catherine, and John William. Nancy died before the Civil War began in Sevier County. John remarried to Rachel A. Brumley. Family history says she was married before, but lost her husband in the war and also a child.
COX family members appeared in the 1840 censue for Sevier Co. They were, Phillip Caleb, Thomas, William and their sister and brother-in-law Deborah and James SYLVESTER. It is believed their parents were also in the county at that time. The father was probably William COX. They probably came to Arkansas from Missouri. They were in Polk Co. in 1845. Any information?
BOOTH, Laura R. Mothe and father were Frank Booth and Martha J. Davis. Laura was born, raised and died in Sevier County Arkansas.
I'm looking for the correct information for my gggg-grandmother MARGARET " PEGGY " PITCHLYNN b. abt. 1815 Choctaw CO., MS . She married JAME ROWLAND BROWN - Choctaw Co., MS. , bef. 1839 . Their children were : Nancy Ann ( my ggg-grandmother ) md. Cornelius; SMITH -1861 Tx., David Tollett md. Mary Jane FERGUSON - Tx. , Thomas Pitchlynn BROWN, Mary J. , James H. and Margaret C. I had begiven previous information that the parents of MARGARET " PEGGY " PITCHLYNN were Thomas PITCHLYNN and UNK. wife , and grandfather was a chieftan CHAFUTAYA . Since then I have been able to find out that Chafutaya took the name of JOHN PITCHLYNN because he admired Major John PITCHLYNN I have been told rescently that this is the wrong genealogy for Margaret " Peggy " PITCHLYNN . New information says her father is JOHN " JACK " PITCHLYNN JR. according to testimony in court and UNK. wife ( possibly Sophia Folsom ). I understand that Margaret's mother was half Choctaw . and grandmother full blood .
DANIEL JAMES BROWN: Desperatley searching for descendants of my great grandfather. Born in Alabama 1844, Confederate soldier, married three times. Lots of children, Harvey, Bedford Alvis, John, Jim, Etta, Maude, Barbara, Dovie, Shell, Mace, Hettie, Bence and William Wiley. Died 1916 and buried in the Cossatot Cemetery, Sevier County Arkansas. Please, any leads gratefully appreciated.
I am looking for a John Thomas Phillips, born 1854 in Alabama, in 1894 his address is Chapell Hill, Sevier Co. Ark. Thanks,
I am looking for information on Isaac Newton Jackson. He was born ca. 1815 in Missouri and died in Sevier Co. Ark. in 1861. He married Elizabeth C. Pride on 17 Feb 1848, she was the daughter of Burton Pride and Elizabeth (Houston) Millwee. On the 1860 cencus for Sevier Co. Isaac is listed as a Planter/Lawyer. I am trying to find out who his parents were. I am new to doing genealogy and this has become a brick wall for me. Thank you for any help you may give me.
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