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Oliver Perry Arnold
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1826
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 1905

Son of William Blundell and Mary (Fryer) Arnold. He came to Texas with his parents in 1847 and in 1851 began life for himself in Hopkins County until 1853 when he left for the California gold mines where he stayed until 1859. He then returned to Johnson County where he parents lived. He enlisted in Company H, Young's regiment in the Civil War, but after a year was discharged with poor health, and he returned to Johnson County where he ranched and became affluent. He was elected sheriff of Johnson County, was Baptist, and a Mason.

He married Aminda Abigail Winchester.

Their children are Harrison A., Oliver Isaac, John Absolum, Mary Emma, George Arnold, Everett Lee, Samuel Hood, Alberta Jane, Fannie, Meritt Byrd, James Otis, and Nannie.

This memorial is maintained by a relative of the deceased. 
 
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 Children:
  Nancy Arnold Forbes (1883 - 1987)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hopewell Cemetery
Keene
Johnson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Aunt and Uncle M
Record added: May 06, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26649627
Oliver Perry Arnold
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Oliver Perry Arnold
Added by: Nancy
 
Oliver Perry Arnold
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- D. Garey
 Added: Sep. 15, 2013
Remembering And Honoring A True Southern Patriot - A Confederate Soldier. Deo Vindice.
- Robert F.Rubel, SCV Camp 1937, Cleburne, Texas
 Added: Jun. 29, 2012

- Mary Jane Sisk
 Added: Jan. 9, 2010
 
 
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