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Biography of R. C. Holderness

Dr. R. C. Holderness was born in the state of North Carolina in the year 1827. In the year 1850 he graduated in medicine from the University of Pennsylvania, and subsequently moved to the state of Arkansas, Calhoun County, where he began the successful practice he has always enjoyed. In the year 1863 he migrated to Hopkins County, where he has lived since in the enjoyment of a lucrative practice. The doctor married Miss Virginia Thomas, an old Carolina lady, in the state of Arkansas. They both came from the same county in North Carolina and migrated to the same county in Arkansas. They were united in marriage in the year 1854. Ten children were born to this union, five sons and five daughters. Four of these were born in Arkansas. Nine of his children are living; only two single, who live with their aged father in Cumby. His companion died in the year 1894, and is laid away in the cemetery in Cumby. She was a Christian lady, and practiced her religion in all the walks of life; a devoted mother and an affectionate wife. Dr. Holderness has ever taken great interest in public enterprises and has contributed his time and money to aid in the completion of them. He is a cool-headed man of fine judgment. The social position of his family is equal to any in the state, and the doctor is a polished gentleman. He is an ardent supporter of Christianity, being a member of the Methodist church, and has acted as steward in this church for fifty-two years. He was converted in Arkansas. He...

Calhoun County, Arkansas Census

Calhoun County, Arkansas was formed from Dallas, Ouachita and Union counties in 1850. 1860 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1860 Census Form for your Research Free 1860 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1860 Calhoun County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1860 U.S. Census Guide 1870 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1870 Census Form for your Research Free 1870 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1870 Calhoun County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1870 U.S. Census Guide 1880 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Free 1880 Census Transcription Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1880 Calhoun County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1890 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1890 Veterans Schedule $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1890 U.S. Census Guide 1900 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1900 Census Form for your Research Free 1900 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1900 Calhoun County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1900 U.S. Census Guide 1910 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1910 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1910 Calhoun County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1910 U.S. Census Guide 1920 Calhoun County, Arkansas Census Free 1920 Census Form for your Research...

Calhoun County, Arkansas Cemetery Records

Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Following Cemetery Records (hosted at Calhoun County Arkansas USGen Web) Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery Watson Cemetery Following Cemeteries are (hosted at Calhoun County Arkansas Tombstone Transcription Project) Brawner Cemetery Calaway Cemetery Campground Cemetery Chambersville Cemetery Clemens Cemetery Dickinson Cemetery Double Springs Cemetery Dunn-Abbott Cemetery Dunn Cemetery Dunn Cemetery Earnest Cemetery Ebenezer Cemetery Evans Cemetery Faustiana Cemetery Friendship Cemetery Furr Cemetery Grubbs Cemetery Hampton Cemetery Hanna Cemetery Harbour Cemetery Harlow Cemetery Hill Cemetery Inlow Cemetery Means Cemetery Means Cemetery (old section) Means Cemetery (new section) Moody Cemetery Moore’s Chapel Cemetery Moses Cemetery Mt. Pleasant Cemetery New Hope Cemetery Newton Cemetery Oak Grove Cemetery Old Smith Family Farm Pickett Cemetery Pilgrim’s Rest Cemetery Pleasant Grove Cemetery Plunkett Cemetery Ricks Cemetery Strong Cemetery Union Grove Cemetery...

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