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Dennis & Linda (#47075245)
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Bio Photo Writing and genealogy research is one of our activities. Linda has in the past, restored old photos and design photo displayes for framing. Genealogy research was a pursuit since 1978 but has occupied much of my time as of 2000; but my first entries were written before 1963 in my Bible. I am very familiar with Benton and Washington Co, Ark. and some of the cemeteries in our area. We enjoy finding old graves stones of family and recording them for family and friends.
NOTE: REGARDING OBITUARIES AND PHOTOS POSTED. PERMISSION HAS BEEN RECEIVED FOR THOSE SENT TO ME BY INDIVIDUALS, FUNERAL HOMES, FAMILY MEMBERS AND NEWSPAPERS OUTSIDE OUR AREA. THOSE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AND FROM LOCAL PUBLIC LIBRARY NEWSPAPER MICROFILM FILES ARE FOR PUBLIC USE. MANY OF THE SAME OBITUARIES MAY BE FOUND AT ANCESTRY.COM, NEWSPAPER ARCHIVES FOR EACH STATE AND OTHER SOURCES SUCH AS NEWSPAPERARCHIVE.COM. WE DO NOT POST CURRENT OBITUARIES UNLESS IT IS OUR OWN RELATED FAMILY MEMBER. IN ADDITION, WE HAVE PAID FOR THE USE OF A FEW.
Our Elm Springs Cemetery project may be found on Ancestry.com under the tree name "Elm Springs Civil War Vets and Families". Some families have been extended because little was found at Ancestry. This is an on-going project given that there are about 50 plus vets buried in the Cemetery. We do this as an act of kindness and to document missing history for those families.
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Allen Noe
John's father, Elisha
I looked through my records, but did not find anymore info sorry
Added by Allen Noe on Mar 29, 2015 9:19 AM
Carole
RE: Mt. Zion Cemetery, Sulphur City
We're so happy you visited Mt. Zion Cemetery again. The Boy Scouts did a great job, didn't they? Thanks also to Alvin Derby and Gene Bradshaw for repairing three stones that were broken (at their own expense). We now have some local descendants who will keep the cemetery mowed on a regular basis: cousins, Sue and Jimmy Carter. Postmaster, Mike Whitehead has the rest of the fence and he and his son Nate, will put it up as soon as they can. Mt. Zion is not lost!
Added by Carole on Mar 18, 2015 5:48 PM
All Have the Right
RE: Re: Winfred J Freeman Davis
Notes for Winifred Jerusha Freeman Davis:
BIRTH: 1850 Census.
MARRIAGE: 1850 Census, 1989 history.
DEATH: Burial place from1989 history. Clara Long has date 22 Jun 1876. No stone in Goad
Springs Cem. in Dec. 1996.1989. History of Washington Co., AR. Shiloh Museum, Springfield,
AR. p. 829. Thomas RobertBanks Grist and Saw Mill was located at a large spring a few miles NW
of Springdale, AR. Thespring is now part of the Springdale Water supply. Samuel Banks was
brought to Virginia at age11 by his parents. His wife, Verlilnda Austin, was the child of indentured
bond servants to Samuel Banks parents. They had a son Thomas Banks. Thomas married
Suzannah Jarvis( her father wasReziah Jarvis and mother was Elizabeth Rose, both of Surry
Co., NC. Thomas and SuzannahBanks moved to Kentucky for a short time with his parents.
They then moved to Warren Co., Tenn, Northern Alabama, Harden Co., Tenn., and then to
Benton Co., AK. In 1852 they sold thegrist and saw mill and they joined a wagon train to
Oregon. They died soon after crossing theOregon line. Their children were sons Sabine Irwin
Banks and Hilkiah Banks. Their daughterswere Jebez who remained in Benton Co., AR and
Rhoda Ann Banks who married Lowry Davis.Lowry Davis was the son of Solomon Davis, a
Methodist minister who lived nearby. Solomon andhis wife Winnie J. are buried at the Goad
Springs Cem. near Lowell, Arkansas. Rhoda and Lowrymoved in 1859 to Wise Co., Texas, then to
Limestone Co., Texas where he was called to the door one night and murdered. p. 1020. John
Wesley Freeman I, b. 14 Apr 1836, d. 16 Nov 1883.Buried Edminster Cem, east of Morrow, Ark.
Married Docia Carolina Havey, b. 1 May 1840 in theCarolinias. Died 25 Sept 1912. They lived in
Woodstock, Georgia during Civil War. After CivilWar they came to Arkansas on Fourche River,
Yell Co. In 1876 they came to Washington Co. andlived 2 miles south of Clyde.
Added by All Have the Right on Mar 18, 2015 1:21 PM
PARK
RE: Francis Lola Armstrong
I'm a bit confused since this is regarding Francis Lola Armstrong not William Roach and in your previous email you said quote: "The completer obit was published in the Northwest Ark Times on Sunday, 05 April 1981".

Thanks,
PARK
Added by PARK on Mar 08, 2015 5:36 PM
PARK
RE: Francis Lola Armstrong
Please email and I will re-type it. I prefer to leave the photo spots open for photos.
Thanks
Added by PARK on Mar 08, 2015 2:27 PM
PARK
Francis Lola Armstrong
I received a message from you regarding links to Francis Lola Armstrong's obit. I am happy to post her obit but I have yet to find the links. Where are they posted?
Thanks
Added by PARK on Mar 08, 2015 4:39 AM
Frosty Bear
William H. Stipe
Dennis, very possibly your information for place of birth for W. H. Stipe may be correct. However, what I posted was what his daughter Lucille told me and I hate to change it. Are the Stipe's your family members, if so I would be glad to transfer the memorial to you. Please let me know
Added by Frosty Bear on Jan 19, 2015 6:42 PM
Sammy Boyd, Genealogist
RE: Re: Corp Joe C Stipe
Thanks a million!


Sammy Boyd
Added by Sammy Boyd, Genealogist on Jan 18, 2015 9:01 AM
KC MO
Martha Pearson obit
Dennis, I saw your request but can't figure out how to respond to you so I thought I would post here. There are two different Martha Pearson's buried in Elm Springs. But YES please feel free to post any additional information that you have. I am sure people would be happy to have whatever you have found. Thank you for all you do for findagrave.
Added by KC MO on Dec 23, 2014 7:42 AM
Tricia the Spirit Chaser
Manda Coffman Christopher
Death cert looks like it said 1865 changed to 1866. The tombstone says 1865.
Added by Tricia the Spirit Chaser on Dec 13, 2014 9:08 AM
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