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Independence County, Arkansas

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  • Cornelius Bailey (1889 - 1969)
  • Stella Pickett Hardy (1877 - 1963)
    Stella Hardy Pickett, Southern Family Genealogist (1959 interview) (also document attached )
  • Reid Alexander Williams (1898 - 1984)
    4432. CAROLINE VIVIAN AVERY, dau of Barbra Catherine Schuck 4425 (Mary E. Workman4390 Stephen 1287 Joseph C.111 Isaac15 Isaac 2) and John Henry Avery; born 30 May 1898 in Naponee, Franklin, Nebr.; marr...
  • Corp. (CSA), Stephen Lester Howerton (1828 - 1909)
    Stephen Lester “Bud” Howerton served as a deputy sheriff in White County during the 1850s. His first wife was Lucinda C - - - -(b 1835). He enlisted in the Confederate States Army on 26 Jun 1862 in Whi...
  • Jordan David Haddock, Sr (1805 - 1861)
    GEDCOM Source ===@R-2138556601@ Ancestry Family Trees Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. This information comes from 1 or...

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Independence County, Arkansas.

Formed on October 20, 1820, the county is named in commemoration of the Declaration of Independence.

Adjacent Counties

Cities & Towns

  • Batesville (County Seat)
  • Cave City
  • Cushman
  • Magness
  • Moorefield
  • Newark
  • Oil Trough
  • Pleasant Plains
  • Southside
  • Sulphur Rock

Other Townships & Communities: Antioch, Ashley, Barren, Bethesda, Big Bottom-Wycough-Logan, Black River-Marshell, Cedar Grove, Charlotte, Cord, Cushman-Union, Departee, Desha, Dota, Fairview, Floral, Gainsboro, Greenbrier, Hill, Huff, Jamestown, Jefferson, Liberty, Limedale, Locust Grove, McHue, Pfeiffer, Relief, Rosie, Ruddell, Salado, Sandtown, Thida, Walnut Grove, Washington and White River



Genealogy Trails

National Register of Historic Places

Independence County Digital Archives

USGW Archives

Roots Web

AR Gen Web


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Independence County Surname Search

Hearthstone Legacy