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Bradley County, Arkansas Biographies

"Abernathy and Patton Families" submitted by Mary Gregory

"William Thomas Barry" submitted by Bobby Barth

"Eva Lean Mann Blankenship" Submitted by Patricia Blankenship

"John Ragin Broughton and Mattie Lee Holloway Family" Submitted by Barbara Logan

"Searching for a Crawford Family" submitted by Barbara Logan for Eleanor Homewood

Fogle Family History submitted by Diana M Sellars Sullivan

Finding the Harding Family submitted by Barbara Logan

Some Items Found in the Scrapbook of Gordie York Hargis submitted by Remona Munson

Edward N. Johnson Family History submitted by Nora Poole Johnson

A Speech by Clyde Vickers Mann at the 1995 Vick School Reunion submitted by Remona Munson]

The Descendants of John Patton McClellan submitted by Jean McClellan-Chambers

"John and Martha Moseley Forrest" submitted by Carolann Stanton St. John (Wife of Sammy B. St. John)

"Poole Descendants" submitted by Nora Poole Johnson

"Hardy Pool Descendants" submitted by Nora Poole Johnson

"James and Elizabeth St. John" submitted by Carolann Stanton St. John (Wife of Sammy B. St. John)

"The Life of AUGUSTUS LEVAN WITHERINGTON" submitted by William R. King, Jr.

"CAPTAIN ROBERT JAMES WITHERS" submitted by William R. King, Jr.

"Three Brothers-in-law; WITHERINGTON, WITHERS & FINCH" submitted by William R. King, Jr.

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The following biographies are from:

Biographial and Historical Memoirs of Southern Arkansas:
A Condensed History of the State, a number of Biographies of its Distinguished Citizens,

a brief Descriptive History of each of the Counties mentioned, and numerous Biographical Sketches
of the Citizens of each County. Chicago, Nashville and St. Louis: The Goodspeed Publishing Co., 1890
(Reprinted From an Original Edition in the private Library of Mrs. Mary Woodward Lewis, Magnolia, Arkansas)

A very special thanks to Bill Sharp and Jann Woodard for typing this information.

You can read through the biographies page by page. Go to Page 1.

J. H. Abernathy  (p. 747)

Thomas B. Bailey  (p. 748)

D. H. Balfour  (p. 748)

W. T. Barry  (p. 749)

John T. Beasley  (p. 749)

Hugh Bradley  (p. 749)

W. B. Brooks  (p. 750)

John Ragin Broughton  (p. 751)

Christopher Columbus Childs  (p. 751)

John Ederington Childs  (p. 751)

Dr. S. M. Davis  (p. 752)

H. M. Ederington  (p. 752)

John T. Ederington  (p. 752)

James Lafayette Ederington  (p. 753)

Robert Charles Ederington  (p. 753)

James Henry Evans  (p. 754)

Johathan M. Ferrell  (p. 754)

William Boneparte Fike  (p. 754)

Dr. C. C. Gannaway  (p. 755)

Hon. Solomon Gardner  (p. 755)

M. B. Garison  (p. 756)

Peter P. Garison  (p. 756)

James Harvey Gill  (p. 757)

Samuel W. Godfrey  (p. 757)

John Louis Hairston  (p. 758)

John Newton Hamilton  (p. 758)

Charles C. Herring  (p. 758)

W. J. Hickman  (p. 759)

John C. R. Howard  (p. 759)

Hon. Charles Leonidas Hoyle  (p. 760)

David A. Jackson  (p. 760)

James Jolly  (p. 760)

  Maj. A. C. Jones  (p. 761)

Peter Moseley  (p. 762)

Daniel W. McClain  (p. 762)

John Diarmied McLeod  (p. 762)

William Wallace Maroney  (p. 763)

Dr. J. W. Martin  (p. 763)

J. R. S. Meek  (p. 763)

James Franklin Neely  (p. 764)

J. W. Pierce  (p. 764)

Rev. T. I. Pirtle  (p. 764)

Silas James Pope  (p. 765)

R. F. Powers  (p. 765)

Thomas Quimby  (p. 766)

Wiley Rucker  (p. 766)

J. A. Simpson  (p. 766)

James M. Singer  (p. 767)

John C. Scobey  (p. 767)

Daniel W. Sutton  (p. 768)

James A. Thornton  (p. 768)

A. A. Turner  (p. 771)

Samuel H. Turner  (p. 772)

A. B. Turner  (p. 772)

H. B. VanValkenburgh  (p. 773)

William S. Veazey  (p. 773)

W. R. Watson  (p. 773)

Hon. W.H. Wheeler  (p. 774)

S. W. Wheless  (p. 774)

James Whiteside  (p. 775)

Daniel Wilfong  (p. 775)

Charles P. Williams  (p. 776)

T. J. Word  (p. 776)

Nelson York  (p. 777)

You can read through the biographies page by page. Go to Page 1.

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