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Sharp County, Arkansas

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  • Pvt. Melvin Paul Bailey (1914 - 1978)
  • John Marion Hoaney (1870 - 1962)
  • Columbus Shelby "Ben" Hoaney (1901 - 1992)
    Columbus Shelby "Ben" Hoaney was a son of Thomas W. Hoaney & Cora B. Hoaney. Born 11/10/1901 Evening Shade, AR and Died 7/11/1992 Evening Shade, AR.Husband of Bunis Rogers (1908-1975). Married 1923.Chi...
  • Shelby H Hoaney (1841 - 1914)
    Civil War Veteran. Served with Company E, 10th MO Infantry.[Note: There was no indication as to which side he fought on. After researching both Union & C.S.A. Units; the numbers are similar on each sid...
  • Pvt (CSA), James Robert McClure (1836 - 1922)
    Civil War Veteran. Pvt. Company E, 11th Arkansas Infantry, CSAJames Robert McClure was born 4/7/1836 in TN and died 12/10/1922 Cherokee Village, Sharp Co.,AR.James Robert McClure was married twice:1st ...

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

The county was formed on July 18, 1868, and named for Ephraim Sharp, a state legislator from the area.

Adjacent Counties


  • Ash Flat (County Seat)
  • Cave City
  • Cherokee Village
  • Hardy
  • Highland
  • Horseshoe Bend

Towns, Townships & Communities

Ben-Gay | Big Creek | Cave | Cherokee | Davidson | East Sullivan | Evening Shade | Jackson | Lave Creek | Lower North | Morgan | North Big Rock | North Lebanon | Ozark | Ozark Acres | Piney Fork | Poughkeepsie | Richwoods | Scott | Sidney | South Big Rock | South Union | Strawberry | Upper North | Washington | West Sullivan | Williford



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