I am a transplanted Arkansan living in Charlotte, NC. I grew up on a farm outside of Newport, Jackson County, AR. My parents were Henry Davis Reid Jr. and Etta Lee Madden of Beedeville in Jackson County, AR. My grandparents were Henry Davis Reid Sr. and Ida Mae Melton (Lonoke County, AR) plus Roy Elmer Madden and Lola Iris McFadden-all from Jackson County, AR. My wife is Sheila Kay McAllister from Slocomb, Geneva County, AL.|
Family names on my Father's Reid side include Melton, Huey, Allison, Moore, Blair, Kimmons, Cate, Bryant, McAhue, Lynch, Bedwell, Durrum, Martin, Morrison, Hope, Harris, Roberson, Choate, Cates, Wilson, & Henderson,
Family names on my Mother's Madden side include McFadden, Walker, Nuckolls, Carter, Dale, Claridge, McGill, Hooper, Chapman, Pettit, Little, Adair, Elliott, York, Turner, Gordon, Jagers, Hamilton, Dyer, Alston, Williams, Crigler, Crenshaw, Bush, Connelly, & Perkins.
Family names from my wife's Father's McAllister side include: McCallister, McCollister, Martin, Cooley, Stewart, Gregory, Watford, Carter, Cooper, Strain, Rutledge, Graham, Heath, Hale, Neilson, Kinchen, Stephens, Dawson, Frazer, Gardner, Weston, Smithwick, Mixon, Smith, Joyce, Lide, Park, Bruce, Biggart, and Wright.
Family names from my wife's Mother's Seay sided include: McKinney, Lindsey, Dean, Hopkins, Tipton, Yeamans, Hill, Albritton, Atherton, Lanier, Byrd, Duncan, Parker, Shuffield, Allred, Malone, Stone, Beshume, Early, Wilkins, Lacy, Jones, Butler, Daniel, Edwards, and Nettle.
This name summary covers all families from 1700 and forward.
I appreciate ahead of time everyone's efforts to photograph gravestones from these family names along with a description of names, date, and messages from the stones. I also will gladly transfer the management of any memorial.
Please don't hesitate to ask for my help if I might assist you in your ancestry search.
Mike 704.301.4416 firstname.lastname@example.org