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  • Prairie County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Prairie County, Arkansas. Official Website Prairie County, created in 1846, is in the Central Arkansas region of the U.S. state of Arkansas. The county is named for the Grand Prairie, a subregion of the Arkansas Delta known for rice cultivation and aquaculture that runs through the county. The county at first was land given to Ch...

  • Pope County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pope County, Arkansas. Official Website The county was formed on November 2, 1829 and named for John Pope, the third governor of the Arkansas Territory. A large Democratic majority was ardently split into a "town or country" dichotomy at the local level. Further, the county was split between Union and Confederate sympathizers, wit...

  • Polk County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Polk County, Arkansas. The county was formed on November 30, 1844 and was named for James Polk, 11th President of the United States. Adjacent Counties Montgomery County Scott County Howard County Sevier County McCurtain County, Okla. Le Flore County, Okla. Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Acorn | Big Fork...

  • Poinsett County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Poinsett County, Arkansas. Official Website Poinsett County was formed on February 28, 1838, and named for Joel Roberts Poinsett, U.S. Secretary of War. The Civil War devastated the county financially. It did not recover until the railroads were constructed into the area, giving farmers a new avenue to market their crops, and the ...

  • Arkansas in the US Civil War (CSA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to relate all units from Arkansas who served in the Confederate Army. Arkansas (USA) for units that served in the Union Army.==resources==* The Flags of Civil War Arkansas  By Glenn Dedmondt

  • Pike County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pike County, Arkansas. Official Website The county was formed on November 1, 1833, and named for Lieutenant Zebulon Pike, the explorer who discovered Pikes Peak. During the Civil War, Pike County men formed two full companies for service in regiments formed in Montgomery County, in the Confederate Army, with the most active being ...

  • Phillips County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Phillips County, Arkansas. Official Website The county was formed on May 1, 1820, and named for Sylvanus Phillips, the area's first-known white settler and representative to the first Territorial Legislature of the Arkansas Territory. From September 30-October 1, 1919 during the Elaine race riot in Phillips County, 237 black were ...

  • Perry County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Perry County, Arkansas. The county was formed on December 18, 1840, and named for Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry, naval hero in the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties Conway County Yell County Faulkner County Garland County Saline County Perry County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Adona | Aplin | Ava | Bigel...

  • Ouachita County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ouachita County, Arkansas. Official Website Formed on November 29, 1842, the county is named for the Ouachita River. Adjacent Counties Dallas County Calhoun County Union County Clark County Nevada County Columbia County Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities Bearden | Behestian | Bradley | Bragg | Bridge Cree...

  • Ouachita Baptist University

    Wikipedia Ouachita Baptist University (OBU) is a private, liberal arts, undergraduate institution located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, which is about 65 miles southwest of Little Rock. The university's name is taken from the Ouachita (pronounced Wash'-uh-taw) River, which forms the eastern campus boundary. It is affiliated with the Arkansas Baptist State Convention. The student body is approximat...

  • Jefferson County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The area that would later become Jefferson County was occupied by the Quapaw when French explorers established the Arkansas Post in the 17th century; the foreigners claimed this area as Louisiana, part of New France. It was formed on November 2, 1829 and named for Thomas Jefferson, third ...

  • Johnson County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Johnson County, Arkansas.Formed on November 16, 1833, the county was named for Benjamin Johnson, a Territorial Judge. The notorious bandit Bill Doolin, the founder of the Wild Bunch, was born in Johnson County in 1858 and shot to death on capture in Oklahoma in 1896. Adjacent Counties * Franklin County * Madison County * Logan County ...

  • Miller County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Miller County, Arkansas.= Official Website =When first formed, Miller County was Arkansas' sixth county, established on April 1, 1820, and named for James Miller, the first governor of the Arkansas Territory. Additionally, Miller County was the first of the state's counties to be formed upon the creation of the Arkansas Territory. The...

  • Nevada County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Nevada County, Arkansas.Nevada County is Arkansas's 63rd county, formed during the Reconstruction era on March 20, 1871and was named after the state of Nevada because of the perceived similarity between their physical shapes; the Arkansas county's shape, inverted, roughly follows the same outline as the state's boundary. Adjacent Coun...

  • Fulton County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Fulton County, Arkansas.Fulton County was formed on December 21, 1842, and named for William Fulton, the last governor of the Arkansas Territory. Adjacent Counties * Baxter County * Ozark County, Missouri * Izard County * Howell County, Missouri * Oregon County, Missouri * Sharp County Cities & Towns *Ash Flat*Cherokee Village*Hardy*...

  • U.S.A. Indigenous peoples-Lower Plains

    North American Tribes===Lower Plains==Includes the Following States Arkansas | Louisiana | Oklahoma | Texas Includes the Following Native American Tribes=A=Acolapissa Adai Alabama Anadarko Apache Apalachee Aranama Arapaho Avoyel =B=Bayogoula Bidai Biloxi =C=Caddo Cahinnio Chatot Cherokee Cheyenne Chickasaw Choctaw Coahuiltecan Tribes Comanche Coaque Creeks =D=Deadose Delaware Dotame Doustion...

  • Crawford County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Crawford County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Crawford County was formed on October 18, 1820 from the former Lovely County and Indian Territory, and was named for William H. Crawford, the United States Secretary of War in 1815.Thousands of self-claimed "Western Band of Cherokee" (or Arkansas Cherokees) fought for state and federal rec...

  • Jonesboro, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas.= Official Website =At the time of European encounter, historic tribes included the Osage, the Caddo, and the Quapaw. The name of the state of Arkansas comes from the Quapaw language. French and Spanish traders and trappers had relations with these groups.After the United States acquired this terr...

  • Franklin County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, Arkansas.The county was formed on December 19, 1837, and named for Benjamin Franklin, American statesman. Adjacent Counties * Crawford County * Madison County * Sebastian County * Johnson County * Logan County Cities & Towns *Altus*Branch*Charleston (County Seat)*Denning*Fly Gap (Ghost Town)*Ozark (County Seat)*Sub Ro...

  • Craighead County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Craighead County, Arkansas. History Craighead County was part of the territory claimed for France on April 9, 1682 by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, who laid claim to all of the land drained by the Mississippi River and its tributaries. LaSalle's claim was named Louisiana in honor of Louis XIV, King of France.The Treaty of F...

  • Hot Spring County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hot Spring County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Hot Spring County was formed on November 2, 1829 and was named for the hot springs at Hot Springs, Arkansas, which were within its boundaries until Garland County was formed in 1874. Adjacent Counties * Garland County * Saline County * Montgomery County * Grant County * Dallas County * C...

  • Lincoln County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lincoln County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was established in 1871 by the Arkansas General Assembly and was named for President Abraham Lincoln. Adjacent Counties * Jefferson County * Arkansas County * Desha County * Drew County * Cleveland Cemetery Cities, Townships & Communities Auburn | Avery | Bartholomew | Branchvill...

  • Lee County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lee County, Arkansas.The county was established on April 17, 1873, during the Reconstruction era. It was named for General Robert E. Lee, who served as General in Chief of the Armies of the Confederate States in 1865. The area of the Delta was developed largely for cotton as a commodity crop before the Civil War, based on slave labor....

  • Jackson County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Jackson County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Formed in 1829, the county was named for Andrew Jackson, a national hero during the War of 1812 and the 7th President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Craighead County * Poinsett County * Lawrence County * Cross County * Woodruff County * Independence County * White County

  • Drew County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Drew County, Arkansas.Drew County was formed on November 26, 1846, and named for Thomas Drew, the third governor of Arkansas. Adjacent Counties * Desha County * Lincoln County * Chicot County * Ashley County * Bradley County * Cleveland County Cities, Towns & Communities *Bartholomew*Baxter*Bearhouse*Clear Creek*Coleman*Collins*Comint...

  • Logan County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Logan County, Arkansas.The Arkansas General Assembly defined the state's 64th county on March 22, 1871, and named it Sarber County for John N. Sarber, the Republican state senator from Yell County, who had introduced the resolution. The senator was viewed as a carpetbagger, and after the Reconstruction-era state government was replace...

  • Hempstead County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hempstead County, Arkansas.Formed on December 15, 1818, the county is named for Edward Hempstead, a delegate to the U.S. Congress from the Missouri Territory, which included present-day Arkansas at the time. Adjacent Counties * Howard County * Lafayette County * Little River County * Miller County * Nevada County * Pike County Cities ...

  • Cleburne County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cleburne County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was formed on February 20, 1883 as the last of Arkansas's 75 counties to be formed. It is named for Confederate General Patrick Cleburne. Cleburne is an alcohol prohibition county. Adjacent Counties * Stone County * Independence County * White County * Faulkner County * Van Bure...

  • 1st Cavalry Regiment, Arkansas State Troops (CSA), US Civil War

    The 1st Cavalry Regiment, Arkansas State Troops (1861) was an Arkansas State infantry regiment during the American Civil War. The regiment was organized at Camp Walker, near Harmony Springs, Benton County, Arkansas. The regiment was officially designated as the Third Regiment (Cavalry), Arkansas State Troops by the State Military Board, but was designated as the 1st Arkansas Cavalry by Brigadie...

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  • 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles (CSA), US Civil War

    The 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles (1861–1865) was a Confederate Army cavalry regiment during the American Civil War. Of the Arkansas Confederate units formed during the war, only the 3rd Arkansas saw more combat action than the 1st Mounted Rifles.==Formation==At the outbreak of the Civil War, Arkansas formed some 48 infantry regiments, and a number of cavalry units. With the exception of the 3rd ...

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  • 4th Regiment, Arkansas State Troops (CSA), US Civil War

    The 4th Infantry, Arkansas State Troops (1861) was a Arkansas State infantry regiment during the American Civil War. The regiment was assigned to the command of Brigadier General Nicholas Bartlett Pearce, Commander, 1st Division, Provisional Army of Arkansas. The regiment is referred to as the "4th Regiment Arkansas Volunteers", or "Walker's Regiment" in contemporary accounts.==Organization==At...

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  • Cleveland County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cleveland County, Arkansas.The Arkansas legislature established Dorsey County as Arkansas's 71st county on April 17, 1873, naming it for Stephen W. Dorsey, the U.S. Senator from Arkansas. When he was indicted for defrauding the Post Office, they renamed it on March 5, 1885, for Grover Cleveland, the newly elected President of the Unit...

  • 5th Regiment, Arkansas State Troops (CSA), US Civil War

    The 3rd Infantry, Arkansas State Troops (1861) was an Arkansas State infantry regiment that served during the American Civil War. The regiment assigned to the command of Brigadier General Nicholas Bartlett Pearce, Commander, 1st Division, Provisional Army of Arkansas==Organization==At the beginning of the war, the Arkansas Succession Convention created the Provisional Army of Arkansas. The Prov...

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  • 3rd Regiment, Arkansas State Troops (CSA), US Civil War

    The 3rd Infantry, Arkansas State Troops (1861) was an Arkansas State infantry regiment that served during the American Civil War. The regiment was designated as the 2nd Infantry, Arkansas State Troops, by the State Military Board, but it was named the 3rd Arkansas by Brigadier General Nicholas Bartlett Pearce, Commander, 1st Division, Provisional Army of Arkansas.[1] The regiment is generally r...

  • Benton County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Benton County, Arkansas. Overview Benton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 221,339, making it the second-most populous county in Arkansas. The county seat is Bentonville. The county was formed on September 30, 1836 and was named after Thomas Hart Benton , a U.S. Senator...

  • Mississippi County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Mississippi County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was formed on November 1, 1833, and named for the Mississippi River which borders the county to the east. Adjacent Counties * Dunklin County, Missouri * Craighead County * Poinsett County * Pemiscot County, Missouri * Dyer County, Tenn. * Lauderdale County, Tenn.

  • Van Buren County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Van Buren County, AR.

  • Battle of Little Rock (September 1863), US Civil War

    Also known as the Battle of Bayou Fourche.It was a minor conflict of the American Civil War, and the principal engagement of the Little Rock Campaign. It was fought on September 10, 1863, in Pulaski County, Arkansas, near the Bayou Fourche (present-day Little Rock), and was the culmination of a month-long offensive launched by U.S. Army Major-General Frederick Steele on August 1, 1863, to captu...

  • Clark County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clark County, Arkansas. History Among the various Indian cultures onc found here, were the Caddoan Mississippian culture, who occupied certain sites in Arkansas at different times. This was the westernmost expression of the Mississippian culture, which developed a vast network and numerous centers of development throughout the Mississ...

  • Lafayette County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lafayette County, Arkansas.Lafayette County was formed on October 15, 1827 and named in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette , a French military hero of the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties & Parishes * Hempstead County * Miller County * Nevada County * Bossier Parish, Louis. * Webster Parish, Louis. * Caddo Parish, Louis.

  • University of Arkansas

    University of Arkansas (often shortened to U of A, UARK, or just UA) is a public, co-educational, land-grant, space-grant, research university located in Fayetteville, in the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is the flagship campus of the University of Arkansas System which comprises six main campuses within the state – the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, the University of Arkansas at Monticell...

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  • Clay County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clay County, Arkansas.= Official Website = History When Clay County was created as Arkansas's 67th county on March 24, 1873, it was named Clayton County, after John M. Clayton, then a member of the Arkansas Senate and a brother of then-U.S. Senator Powell Clayton, though some sources suggest it may have been named for Powell Clayton i...

  • 15th Arkansas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS===15th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (Northwest)==15th (McRae's-Hobbs'-Boone's) Infantry Regiment [also called 21st and Northwest Regiment] was formed in December, 1861, using the 3rd Arkansas Infantry Battalion as its nucleus. It took an active part in the battles at Wilson's Creek and Elkhorn Tavern, and on March 11, 1862, contained 10 officers and 168 men. Later the...

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  • Howard County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Howard County, Arkansas.The county was formed on April 17, 1873, and named for James Howard, a state senator. Adjacent Counties * Hempstead County * Little River County * Pike County * Polk County * Sevier County Cities & Towns *Dierks*Mineral Springs*Nashville (County Seat)*Tollette Other Townships & Communities: Allbrook, Antimony, ...

  • Arkansas Counties, Cities and Towns Project.

    This project is part of the State of Arkansas Portal. ==About the Project=Please use this project to add, research, document, and discuss your ancestors from Arkansas. You can add profiles for:* People born in Arkansas* People who lived in Arkansas* People who died in ArkansasWhen you find helpful resources for research, please share them here so that others can benefit.If you have projects rel...

  • Garland County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Garland County, Arkansas.= Official Website =This area was occupied by the historic Natchitoches people, who frequented the hot springs for their healing powers. Garland County was formed on April 5, 1873. It was named for Augustus H. Garland, eleventh governor of Arkansas. This area was occupied by the historic Natchitoches people, w...

  • Marion County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Marion County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county is named for Francis Marion, the famous "Swamp Fox" of the Revolutionary War and was created as Arkansas's 35th county in 1836. The county included part of what is now Searcy County, Arkansas, with many opposed to dividing them, which helped fueled the bloody Tutt-Everett War betw...

  • St. Francis County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in St. Francis County, AR.

  • Caddo Genealogy and History

    Caddo History and GenealogyThe goal of this project is to develop genealogical and historical knowledge of the Caddo, indigenous peoples of North America.===Who are the Caddo?The Caddo Nation is a confederacy of several Southeastern Native American tribes. Their ancestors historically inhabited much of what is now East Texas, Louisiana, and portions of southern Arkansas and Oklahoma. They were ...

  • Fort Smith National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Fort Smith National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located at Garland Avenue and Sixth Street in Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas. Find a Grave

  • Battle of Pea Ridge, AR March 6-8, 1862 US Civil War

    Battle of Pea Ridge, AREditors of American Heritage Magazine. A Guide to America's Greatest Historic Places, c. 1985, pp.9-10.Pea Ridge, just south of the Missouri border, was the site of the Federal victory that secured Missouri for the Union and influenced the course of the Civil War throughout the Mississippi Valley. This park [Pea Ridge National Military Park, 11 miles northeast of Rogers, ...

  • Cross County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cross County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Cross County is Arkansas's 53rd county, formed on 15 November 1862 and named for Confederate Colonel David C. Cross, a political leader in the area. Adjacent Counties * Crittenden County * Poinsett County * St. Francis County * Woodruff County * Jackson County Cities, Towns & Communities *Bed...

  • Fayetteville, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Fayetteville, Arkansas.= Official Website = History In 1828, George McGarrah settled at Big Spring with his family on the modern day corner of Spring and Willow, founding the town of Washington, and starting work on the courthouse. On October 17, Washington County was established, Washington chosen as the county seat. The Washington C...

  • Conway County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Conway County, Arkansas.Conway County was formed on October 20, 1825 from a portion of Pulaski County and named for Henry Wharton Conway, who was the territorial delegate to the U.S. Congress.From 1831 until 1883, Lewisburg was the county seat. When the Little Rock and Fort Smith Railroad planned built tracks 1 mile north of Lewisburg...

  • Saline County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Saline County, AR.

  • Calhoun County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Calhoun County, Arkansas. History This area was initially developed for plantation agriculture, based on large gangs of slave workers. The population was majority enslaved blacks before the American Civil War. After the Reconstruction era, there was increasing white violence against blacks as the minority attempted to assert dominance...

  • Ashley County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Ashley County, Arkansas . Overview Ashley County is a rural South Arkansas county with a culture, economy, and history based on timber and agriculture. Created as Arkansas 's 52nd county on November 30, 1848, Ashley County has seven incorporated municipalities, including Hamburg, the county seat and Crossett, the most populous city. T...

  • Lonoke County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lonoke County, Arkansas.Lonoke County was formed on April 16, 1873 and was named as a corruption of "lone oak", after a large red oak in the area that had been used by a surveyor to lay out the Memphis and Little Rock Railroad. Adjacent Counties * Arkansas County * Jefferson County * Pulaski County * Prairie County * Faulkner County *...

  • Fayetteville National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Fayetteville National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located on the southern side of the city of Fayetteville in Washington County, Arkansas. Find a Grave

  • Native American Tribes- State of Arkansas

    Links=== Naming Conventions

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  • Monroe County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Monroe County was established under the Arkansas territorial legislature in 1829 and named for US President James Monroe. Adjacent Counties *Brinkley*Brown*Cache*Clarendon (County Seat)*Cleburne*Cypress Ridge*Dixon*Duncan*Fargo*Greenfield*Hindman*Holly Grove*Jackson*Keevil*Montgomery-Smalley...

  • State of Arkansas

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . = This is the master project for Arkansas and its history. =State of Arkansas=* Nickname(s): The Natural State (current)* The Land of Opportunity (former)* Motto(s): Regnat populus (Latin: The People Rule)* State song(s): "Arkansas", "Arkansas (You Run Deep in Me)", "Oh, Arkansas", and "The Arkansas Traveler"* Capital: Little Rock ===Please do not add ...

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  • Greene County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Greene County, Arkansas.Greene County was formed on 5 November 1833 and was named for Revolutionary War hero Nathanael Greene. Adjacent Counties * Clay County * Dunklin County, Missouri * Craighead County * Lawrence County * Randolph County Cities, Towns & Communities *Beech Grove*Cotton Belt*Delaplaine*Fontaine*Gainesville*Hopewell*L...

  • Woodruff County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Woodruff County, AR.

  • United States House of Representatives from Arkansas

    current delegation to the United States House of Representatives.* Rick Crawford * French Hill * Steve Womack * Bruce Westerman

  • Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame

    hall recognizes the significant contributions of women and their impact on the state. It was established in 2014 from a partnership between the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce and Arkansas Business Publishing Group of Little Rock.Twelve inaugural inductees were honored in 2015, including: Alice Walton, Betty Bumpers, Daisy Bates, Dr. Edith Irby Jones, Hattie Caraway, Hester Davis, Hillary...

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  • Mount Calm Cemetery, Viola, Arkansas

    This project is for those interred in the Mount Calm Cemetery, Viola, Fulton County, Arkansas.Mt Calm Cemetery is located about 4 miles north of Viola and close to SR 223. Links Find a Grave Arkansas Gravestones RootsWeb

  • Montgomery County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Montgomery County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Montgomery County is Arkansas's 45th county, formed on December 9, 1842, and named after Richard Montgomery, an American Revolutionary War general. Adjacent Counties * Garland County * Hot Spring County * Clark County * Pike County * Yell County * Scott County * Polk County

  • Bradley County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Bradley County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Bradley County was named for Captain Hugh Bradley. The most popular belief is that Warren, the county seat of Bradley County,was named for Captain Bradley's most trusted slave and body servant, whose name was Warren. Pennington Township, in which the city of Warren is located, was named for...

  • Union County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Union County, AR.

  • Grant County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Grant County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Formed on February 4, 1869, Grant County was named in honor of U.S. President-elect Ulysses S. Grant.The Battle of Jenkins' Ferry (April 30, 1864), also known as the Engagement at Jenkins' Ferry, was fought at Jenkins' Ferry, southwest of Little Rock, during the American Civil War. It was the...

  • Henderson State University

    Wikipedia =Henderson State University, founded in 1890 as Arkadelphia Methodist College, is a four-year public liberal arts university located in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States. It is Arkansas's only member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. Henderson's curricula based on the belief that a liberal arts education is essential for all undergraduates; Henderson utilizes a progra...

  • Crittenden County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Crittenden County, Arkansas.Crittenden County is Arkansas's twelfth county, formed October 22, 1825, and named for Robert Crittenden,[3] the first Secretary of the Arkansas Territory. Adjacent Counties * Mississippi County * Tipton County, Tenn. * Shelby County, Tenn. * DeSoto County, Miss. * Tunica, Miss. * Lee County * St. Francis C...

  • Lawrence County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lawrence County, Arkansas.Lawrence County is Arkansas's second county, formed on January 15, 1815, and named for Captain James Lawrence who fought in the War of 1812. Adjacent Counties * Greene County * Craighead County * Jackson County * Independence County * Sharp County * Randolph County Cities, Towns & Townships Alicia | Annievill...

  • Baxter County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Baxter County, Arkansas. History Arkansas ' 66th county, it was formed on March 24, 1873 and named for Elisha Baxter , the tenth governor of Arkansas . Its parent counties are: Fulton , Izard , Marion , Searcy . The county seat is Mountain Home. It is in the northern part of the state, and shares a border with Missouri . It is common...

  • Madison County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Madison County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was formed on September 30, 1836, and named for James Madison, fourth President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Carroll County * Newton County * Benton County * Washington County * Johnson County * Franklin County * Crawford County

  • Hendrix College

    Wikipedia =Hendrix College is a private liberal arts college in Conway, Arkansas, about 30 miles from Little Rock. Over 1,400 students are enrolled, mostly undergraduates. While affiliated with the United Methodist Church, the curriculum is secular and the student body is composed of people from many different religious backgrounds. Hendrix is a member of the Associated Colleges of the South. N...

  • The "Torn" States (CSA/USA) during the US Civil War

    Torn States (sent troops to both sides): Arizona Territory (CSA) , Arizona Territory (USA) , Arkansas (CSA) , Arkansas (USA) , Kentucky (CSA) , Kentucky (USA) , Maryland (CSA) , Maryland (USA) , Missouri (CSA) , Missouri (USA) ,

  • Scott County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Scott County, AR.

  • Randolph County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Randolph County, AR.

  • Faulkner County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Faulkner County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Faulkner County was formed from parts of Conway and Pulaski counties on April 12, 1873, and is named after Colonel Sanford C. 'Sandy' Faulkner who was the composer of the popular fiddle tune "The Arkansas Traveler". Adjacent Counties * Cleburne County * White County * Van Buren County * L...

  • Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sebastian County, AR.

  • Dixie League Minor League Baseball (1916-1917), (1934-1935)

    Dixie League Minor League Baseball (1916-1917), (1934-1935):Dixie League (1916 baseball): : 1916-1917:BainbridgeDothanEufaulaMoultrie PackersQuitmanValdosta MillionairesTeams 1933:Baton Rouge SolonsEl Dorado LionsHenderson OilersJackson SenatorsLongview CannibalsPine Bluff JudgesShreveport SportsTyler GovernorsWaco Cubs

  • Little Rock National Cemetery

    Wikipedia =Little Rock National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery, located two miles south of the city of Little Rock, in Pulaski County, Arkansas. Find a Grave

  • Little River County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Little River County, Arkansas.Little River County is Arkansas's 59th county, formed on March 5, 1867, during the Reconstruction era and named for the Little River. Adjacent Counties * Howard County * Hempstead County * Miller County * Sevier County * McCurtain County, Okla. * Bowie County, Texas Cities, Towns, Townships & Communities ...

  • Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Pulaski County, AR.

  • Desha County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Desha County, Arkansas. History Desha County was created by the Arkansas Legislature on December 12, 1838, consisting of the lands of Arkansas County separated from the county seat by the Arkansas River and the White River, and land from Chicot County. The county was named for Captain Benjamin Desha, who fought in the War of 1812.Loca...

  • Yell County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Yell County, AR.

  • Newton County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Newton County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was formed on December 14, 1842, and named for Thomas W. Newton, an Arkansas Congressman.Newton County residents were divided during the Civil War, serving in both the Confederate and Union armies. John Cecil, who had served as Newton County's sheriff, served as a Confederate Capt...

  • Chicot County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Chicot County, Arkansas. History Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto came to this area with his expedition in 1542, settling for a time in the village or territory known as Guachoya. The European-American town of Lake Village later developed in the 19th century at Lake Chicot, formed by an oxbow of the Mississippi River. Eighteenth-cent...

  • 35th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS===35th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry==35th Infantry Regiment [also called 22nd Regiment] was organized during the summer of 1862 with men from Yell, Sebastian, and Perry counties. It was formerly the 1st (Rector's War Regiment) Arkansas Infantry. The unit was placed in Fagan's and A. T. Hawthorne's Brigade, Trans-Mississippi Department, and was active at Bayou Fourche ...

  • Memory Garden of Johnstown, Jackson County, Arkansas

    This project is for those interred in the Memory Garden of Johnstown, located in Jackson County, Arkansas.The cemetery has also been known as Johnstown Memory Garden. Memory Garden Cemetery is located in the extinct community of Johnstown, nine miles east of Newport Arkansas. It is an expansion of the Old Martin Cemetery located 200 yards south. The site was once the schoolyard of the Martin Co...

  • 23rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry (CSA), US Civil War

    CONFEDERATE ARKANSAS TROOPS===23rd Regiment, Arkansas Infantry==23rd (Lyles') Infantry Regiment, originally C. W. Adams' 23rd Regiment, was organized at Helena, Arkansas, during the spring of 1862. Its members were from the counties of Graighead, Phillips, St. Francis, Monroe, Cross, Poinsett, and Chicot. The unit fought in the conflicts at Corinth and Hatchie Bridge and reported 5 killed, 23 w...

  • Carroll County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Carroll County, Arkansas.= Official Website =Carroll County is Arkansas's 26th county, formed on November 1, 1833, and named after Charles Carroll of Carrollton, the last surviving signer of the United States Declaration of Independence. Adjacent Counties * Stone County, Missouri * Taney County, Missouri * Boone County * Newton County...

  • Columbia County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Columbia County, Arkansas.= Official Website =The county was formed on December 17, 1852, and was named for Christopher Columbus. Adjacent Counties & Parishes * Nevada County * Ouachita County * Union County * Claiborne Parish * Webster Parish * Lafayette County Cities, Towns, Communities & Townships *Atlanta*Big Creek

  • Arkansas State University

    Wikipedia =Arkansas State University (also known as A-State) is a public university and is the flagship campus of the Arkansas State University System, the state's second largest college system and second largest university by enrollment. It is located atop 1,376 acres (5.6 km2) on Crowley's Ridge at Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States. The university marked its centennial year in 2009. Notable ...

  • Arkansas County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Arkansas County, Arkansas . Overview Arkansas County is a county located in the U.S. state of Arkansas . As of the 2010 census, the population was 19,019. Located in the Arkansas Delta, the county has two county seats, De Witt and Stuttgart.The first of the state's 75 present-day counties to be created, Arkansas County was formed on D...

  • Sevier County, Arkansas, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Sevier County, AR.

  • Dallas County, Arkansas

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dallas County, Arkansas.Dallas County is Arkansas's 49th county, formed on January 1, 1845, and named for George M. Dallas, Vice President of the United States. Adjacent Counties * Cleveland County * Grant County * Calhoun County * Ouachita County * Hot Spring County * Clark County Cities & Townships *Bunn*Carthage*Chester*Dry Run*For...

  • Jews of Arkansas

    This is an umbrella project for all projects related to Jews from Arkansas .* Adler* Alman* Altheimer* Back* Backel* Barg* Baum* Bennett* Berg* Bernhard* Besser* Brandeis* Breier* Burta* Ciener* Cohen* Dampf* Dante* Drexler* Erber* Felsenthal* Frank* Franklin* Frauenthal* Freeman* Gilman* Goetz* Goltz* Goldberg* Goldman* Goodman* Granoff* Groll* Gruner* Herstein* Hill* Hirsch* Itzkowitz* Kasten...

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