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My family on my mothers side is from Van Buren County. They are part of the WARD clan. Florerce M. Rennaker North Wilkesboro - Thu Jul 5 13:03:58 2001
my BARTLETT'S and MOSES were in Van Buren Co, Ar for years and I am searching for info If you know anything about the above names. Glenda Bartlett-Arredondo Discovery Bay, Calif. 94514 - Thu Jul 5 15:34:192001
Great site, I'll check back soon to see what you have. I am looking for info on Mary Jane EOFF, buried in Van Buren County DCurry Arkansas - Fri Jul 6 19:56:32 2001
VanBuren families: FOSTER, CUPP, RILEY, WILLIAMS in early 1800'S. Billy J. Foster Rutherford, Tennessee - Sat Jul 7 07:37:482001
I am looking for Wendell CRAWFORD'S family and informationon him. Carrie Schwandt Mountain Home AFB, - Wed Jul 11 09:47:392001
My grandfather Daniel Harris DUNCAN, moved his family from Yancey County, NC, by covered wagon to Clinton, AR in 1900 Walter Kennedy Peyton, USA - Thu Jul 12 05:45:242001
Looking for John W. and Rachell HODGES and John and Mary HODGE and family they were in Van Buren County in 1850-1883 until the formation of a neighboring county. Andrea Hodges Heber Springs,Arkansas - Mon Jul 16 20:08:31 2001
The family home page is still under contruction. David McALISTER settled in the Walnut Grove Community in 1836. The log home his son Michael and Michael's first wife, Elizabeth GRIGGS built in 1848is still standing. Today it is owned and maintained by the GRIGGS family. If you have any information on the McALISTER family you would like to share please contact me. http://ourworld.cs.com/jamcalister/myhomepage/family.html Lynda Cook Santa Clarita, CA - Fri Jul 20 23:07:50 2001
The TANKERSLEY info is till a mystery to me and a guess the rest I have info on and most proof on. Will love to share and have help and updates. http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=genia genia haslar kimberling city, MO USA - Tue Jul 24 19:39:18 2001
My Husbands line is CATES, CULLUM, LOFTIS,Quattlebaum,& Sisson. From Van Buren County, Arkansas Faye Lumpkins Mabelvale, Arkansas - Wed Jul 25 10:59:19 2001
I searching for John CURTIS ancestors, he was born about1858. He is in the 1880 Garland Co. census with wife Emily 18 yrs and Rosa 9/12 my grandmother. I think poss parents James M CURTIS of Dennard,Ar. Thank you much for this site, Elsa M. Chyz Shawnee,Ok. Pottawatomie Co. - Fri Jul 27 09:31:06 2001
Site is great.. looking for CHANCES, CROWS, WILLIAMS,PARKS, SHANNONS, JONES. Floyd R. Hickerson N Little Rock AR 72116 - Mon Jul 3021:55:07 2001
Seeking any info on the BANNING Family in Arkansas Abraham BANNING from Ohio to Arkansas was there in 1905 in Whipple ( no clue where this is) Deb Morrison Middletown Butler County Ohio - Tue Jul 31 11:14:512001
Great Granddaughter of O.P NIXON - Crabtree community.Interested in trying to find out more about grave located on Kohl Property -Crabtree.. Family tales are it is unknown soldier.. Bonnie Mathis Clinton, Van Buren County - Thu Aug 9 14:35:532001
Looking for WARDS in Van Buren hope to see them soon in the Van Buren Families. Robin WardHertig Florida - Tue Aug 14 11:34:08 2001
The Web sight is user friendly and I have enjoyed myvisit.I am researching my gg-grandparents, James & Margaret YOUNGER. It is my understanding from an article I read in the Pope Co.Historian that James along with his sons had an ox driven freightbusiness between Quitman and Clarksville before the railroad putthem out of business. I am trying to locate James and Margaret during that time frame (I estimate to be between 1865 and whenthe railroad came) and where they were buried.Good luck to you in presenting Van Buren to the world!Carolyne Carolyne Edwards Bowles Tucson, AZ. - Tue Aug 21 10:34:51 2001
Looking for information on ROGERS, ANDERSON, and HUIE families. My father, Clell ROGERS, and his family moved to California inthe 1940's. His grandmother was Harriett HUIE that married JacksonLafayette ROGERS. Carole Holbrook Saline, Michigan - ThuAug 23 21:21:33 2001
I was borned in Van Buren Co. am looking for information on my grandparents Otto B.HOGUE (Buddy) & Sarah Elizebith HOGUE(HARMOND)looking for their parents or siblings was Sarah part Indian? They were from Austin near Formosa carolyn burton (hogue) - Fri Aug 24 00:16:51 2001
Looking for John C.CUDE, known to live in Griggs Township,Van Buren Co. circa 1880, is listed on census for that year. Daughter Mary A. born Aug 1871 is my husbands Grandmother. Karen Lynn Maddy Phoenix, AZ, USA - Tue Sep 4 15:20:412001
Looking for info on Hugh Young ROGERS b. 1838 in Fannin County, GA, married Ruth FARLEY, (date unknown), died 1907, buried in BeeBranch Cemetery. Sharon Baker Bee Branch, AR - Mon Sep 10 20:25:322001
Help finding info on my greatgrand parents Felix Wesley DRIVER & Gertrude(Ross)DRIVER,wed in 1895? Bennie Laroy Driver Tulsa Oklahoma - Wed Sep 12 18:03:102001
This is a great website. I have a lot of surnames that I research from this county, also Conway Co.They are BENNETT,SWEEDEN,WILSON. I am the g/g/g/grandaughter of Johnson BENNETT and Elizabeth SWEEDEN. Would like to correspond with anyone abt these families. Bonnie C. Nichols Knoxville, Ar - Mon Oct 8 23:20:48 2001
Looking for the Oliver Perry NIXON Family fromCLinton AR. Phillip F Junkins Springersville, Fayette County, Indiana - Tue Oct 9 23:23:412001
Just started search for EDWARDS in Arkansas from 1870 Fulton Co., now looking over the BLM records. Found maybe a relative in Van Burien, William EDWARDS 1890.Carol carol J. carroll roseburg oregon - Mon Oct 1515:01:45 2001
Always looking for any STOBAUGHS in Van Buren Co. My husband is son of Orville STOBAUGH born in Center Ridge and Etta SHERIDAN, born in Scotland. His father was George Washington STOBAUGH and Margaret Ann BRINKLEY. Anyone with information, please email me. Thanks.Great Website! Paula Stobaugh Russellville, Pop Co., Ar. - Fri Nov 23 08:02:292001
Neat site! Am searching for information on my husband's family, the WILSON'S. They lived at Alread and some are buried at Pleasant Grove cemetery there. (Frank, Inez, Omer, Martha R.) His dad's name was Orville. Thanks Shirley Clark Coyle Tulsa, Oklahoma - Fri Dec 14 16:02:23 2001
I discovered the Fannie Love Diary, from Van Buren County,in the Little Rock Museum of History. It relates to slavery and the Civil War era. Has anyone transcribed this diary? I am writing a book on the War Between the States in Arkansas and I would love to cite passages fromit in the chapter I plan on Women, and also anything that relates to Slavery, or the War itself. Would love to hear from you...Jim Lair Jim Lair Maumelle, Arkansas - Sun Dec 16 14:17:18 2001
I check your site from time to time. My ancestors are all from Van Buren County, primarily around Bee Branch and Pine Mountain. James R. French West Fork, Arkansas - Mon Dec 17 13:45:552001
I am researching the names: PAYNE, FORD, EDENS, FARMER,FROST, VAN DEGRIFF, MOON MaryFord Hughson USA - Mon Dec 24 09:21:26 2001 -------------------------------------------------------



Tue Jan 1 10:07:15 2002 Mary Hale Anniston ,Al.

Robert Lee WIGGINS and son Edgar Porter WIGGINS.Moved to AR from Al. After 1880. Edgar born there in 1883. Robert Leedied there in 1884.
Correction to above. Robert Milton WIGGINS b. 1882-1951M.Maude FRENCH. both buried Bee Branch.He is also son of Robert Lee WIGGINS. Searching for Robert Lee WIGGINS burial in 1884. He Died in Vilonia, Faulkner co.


Sun Jan 6 15:21:09 2002 Betty Craig Bakersfield, Kern Co.

Want information on where James Thomas WARD is buried and the year he died. I know about when it was sometime after 1914


Sun Jan 619:27:21 2002 Julie Callahan Warren,OR,USA

Researching Leona SNYDER(SCHNEIDER)/WATTS, b.1886/7 &d.1956 in Shirley,AR. Married to Sherman WATTS from Sally Flat, laterremarried an ANCHULTZ. Buried in Shady Grove Cemetery. Anyone have a clue as to whom her parents or siblings were?


Mon Jan 28 10:12:47 2002 Sharon Isbell Cauley Little Rock, AR

Thanks for taking on the project. I am still serching the hills and valleys of VBC for lost relatives. Serching for relatives of Isaac WARD who had children named Matilda and John Hubbard. Serching for Leonidas PARISH who had a daughter named Fannie BELLl. Seaching for any relatives with CAULEY name.Surnames: Cauley, Aarons, Tallant,Parish, Ward, Yerby, Cossey, and their families. I have books on the county and will do look ups.


Sat Feb 9 23:37:32 2002 Dan Ross Shoreline, WA, USA
Web site: http://drdan71.50megs.com/

Great site. I'm looking for any info and descendants of Uriah MOORE and Martha Estella GODWIN. Their son, Vinson, was my grandfather. Vinson and his first wife, Adeline Edith HOLMAN had sons Bertram, William Franklin Merton, Lawrence David, Clarence Uriah, and Bill Charles MOORE, all born in Van Buren County. I am especiallylooking for information on the ancestors of Uriah MOORE and Martha Estella GODWIN. Martha Estella GODWIN died in 1921 in Nebraska and was returned to Van Buren County for burial in December, 1921.


Thu Feb 14 10:29:09 2002 Frank Carter Bartlett,Tn. USA

Thanks for the Van Buren Co.site. My interest is in Levi LACY who was born Abt. 1828 in North Carolina, married Penelope E. BRYANT July 12, 1848 in Madison County, Tennessee he is listed on 1860 Census:Van Buren County, Arkansas. child is Sarah J. LACY , born Abt. 1849 in Tennessee. My grandmother was fond of her cousin Lulu or Lula from the Little Rock area in the 1940's does anyone have a clue ?


Sun Mar 17 19:53:59 2002 Orlan Dee Bradford Beebe,Arkansas

I visit your great site often and enjoy it very much,Thanks for all the hard work you have put in-to this project. My GG Grandfather William BRADFORD came from N.C.some time before 1850 and farmed SW of Scotland in Van buren County.


Mon Mar 18 15:44:22 2002 Hollis E Stanford Mansfield, Missouri

I am looking for information on my great grandfather Stephen STANFORD and where he is buried. His wife was Eleanor (McGRAW)Stanford, they moved from Georgia during late 1860s. It is said that they first visited some frinds at Mulberry, Ar. where Stephen was buried and then the family went on to Cauthron, Ar. and settled down there. Their children were Mary F, William H, Nebuchanezer C, William Evans, David Lincolin (my grandfather), Abner Verdell & Neddie Ella STANFORD. I was born at Hartford, Ar. Sebastain Co. I would love to hear from anyonewho may have any information at all about the burial place of Stephen STANFORD. Thank you & God Bless!



My fathers family lived in Shirley in the 1920's looking for my fathers grandmother Elizabeth RAMSEY who was not in 1820 census with them. She was in 1910 census of Ripley Co Mo with them. She was a widow and would love to find out were she was interred been looking for SEVERAL years for this. Thanks. Pat


Sat Mar 30 16:08:39 2002 Sue Whitmire Hoxie

I am interested in WHITMIRES that might have lived in Van Buren Co. during the 1800s. William WHITMIRE especially. Anyone have info


Fri Apr 12 16:12:34 2002 Camille Howard Fort Dix, US

I am looking for the PETTY/PETTEY'S and COLLINS'.Any info on William Samuel(W.S.)PETTY, born 12-7-1881 in Clinton AR or David Lord(L.) PETTY/ey. I am also looking for info on Nancy JaneCOLLINS PETTY/ey. Thanks


Tue Apr 16 14:44:25 2002 Shirley Schulze

I am researching BREWER,GREEN J. b. 1825-1826 Ky. In the same area are Calvin, Enoch, William, & Issac like to know the relation. Also reseaching FOREHAND. Two girls by that name married in Van Buren in 1879 & 1880. I cannot find the parents around the area William C. Forehand. Any help would be appreciated.



Thu Apr 18 22:54:54 2002 Mrs. Nancy Ruth Dean Haffner Okeene, Oklahoma

Interested in any imformation on families of Cornelis Sinclair James; Nancy Ellen Hicks James; Matthew ( Matthy) Lee Dean; Ruth Emma Hughes Dean. These are my Grandparents names. At one time the James family lived on a homestead on Lee's Creek. Also would like imformation on William & Harriett Thurman who lived on 20th street in Van Buren, this is my aunt & uncle. Any imformation will be apprecitated. Thank you!


Sat Apr 20 09:18:43 2002 Florence Wilson Newcastle, OK

Have a new E-mail address. Posted earlier regarding the Wilson family.(Omer,Martha R.)


Wed Apr24 12:22:57 2002 Mary L. Donovan Phoenix, AZ

I'm a descendant of George Counts 1805-1898 who removed to Mariposa Co., CA from Clinton, AR in 1854. His son, George Wesley Counts b. 10 Sep 1835, d. 9 Dec 1863, m. Catherine Fears 2 Oct 1853, remained in Clinton. I'd like to exchange information with anyone having knowledge of George Wesley Counts and - in particular - of all children born to the marriage.


Sun May 5 19:28:45 2002 Glenda Bartlett-Arredondo Discovery Bay, Ca. 94514
http://bartlett familyresearch.com

A lot of my mom & dad's family came from Van Buren Co,Ar. Bartlett & Moses info would be great. Thanks, Glenda