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Biography of William Harrison Cecil

WILLIAM HARRISON CECIL, is a dry goods merchant in Harrison, Arkansas (July 9, 1894), and was born in Newton County, Arkansas, on July 9, 1854. His parents were Riley and Sarah J. (Harrison) Cecil, the former born in Arkansas July IO, 1829, the latter in Tennessee, April 11, 1835. Riley was a son of Solomon Cecil, who was born in Tennessee in 1786, and who was married to Sally Hatfield, in Tennessee, in 1814. There were born to them seven sons and two daughters, Riley being the fifth child. Two sons and one daughter are now living in Visalia, Cal. Solomon Cecil moved to Arkansas in 1827, and settled in Newton County, on what is now known as Cecil Fork of Buffalo River, he being among the first settlers in this part of the country. At that time there were no settlers nearer than what is now called Yellville, then called Shawnee Town, being forty miles away, and this was where he had to do his milling. On Buffalo River the cane grew very thick and tall, growing as high as fifteen to twenty feet, on which horses and cattle would live throughout the winter without any other food; hogs would live there on the mast. He had to raise only corn and vegetables for the use of the family, wheat not being raised, as there were no wheat...

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Biography of Dutton J. Reynolds

DUTTON J. REYNOLDS. Dutton J. Reynolds, county clerk, is one of the most efficient, faithful and painstaking officers Stone County has ever had, and in discharging the functions of his office, he has shown the utmost courtesy to all with whom he h as come in contact, and has won innumerable friends. He is a product of the Blue Grass State, born in Jackson County September 9, 1861, and the son of Thomas H. and Margaret (Jones) Reynolds. The father was born in Owsley County, Kentucky, about 1830, of English descent, and of a prominent old Kentucky family. His father, Pleasant Reynolds, was born in North Carolina, in which State the founders of the family settled, when coming to this country. The father of our subject made his home in his native State until 1875, when he moved to Madison County, Arkansas, where he remained until 1880. In that year he came to Stone County and located at Carr, where he now lives and where he is postmaster. During the Civil War he served in the Forty-seventh Kentucky Volunteer Regiment and is a pensioner. While residing in Kentucky he held the office of justice of the peace, and since residing in this county he has been postmaster at Carr for nine years. In political matters he affiliates with the Republican party. Mr. Reynolds is a wealthy man and one...

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Howard County, Arkansas Census

  Howard County, Arkansas was formed from Hempstead, Pike, Polk, and Sevier counties in 1873. 1880 Howard County, Arkansas Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Free 1880 Census Transcription Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1880 Howard County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Howard 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 Howard County, Arkansas Census Free 1900 Census Form for your Research Free 1900 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1900 Howard County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1900 U.S. Census Guide 1910 Howard County, Arkansas Census Free 1910 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1910 Howard County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1910 U.S. Census Guide 1920 Howard County, Arkansas Census Free 1920 Census Form for your Research Free 1920 Census Images and Index (partial) Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1920 Howard County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1920 U.S. Census Guide 1930 Howard County, Arkansas Census Free 1930 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free...

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Howard 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. Hosted at Howard County Arkansas USGenWeb Archives Allen Cemetery Antioch (Killian) Cemetery Bethel Cemetery Brushy Cemetery Burg Cemetery Cedar Hill Cemetery Coulter Cemetery Davis Cemetery (1997) Davis Cemetery (2001) Duckett Cemetery (2001) Duckett Cemetery (2002) Ebenezer Cemetery Galena Cemetery Green Plains Cemetery Harmony Cemetery Henry Cemetery Hickory Grove Cemetery Liberty Church Cemetery Mineral Springs Cemetery New Corinth Cemetery Oak Hill Cemetery Old Corinth Cemetery Old Liberty Hill Cemetery Old Union Cemetery Section Cemetery Shiloh Cemetery (Shiloh North) Sunshine Cemetery White Oak Cemetery Wynn Cemetery Hosted at Howard County, Arkansas Athens Cemetery Bethel Cemetery Bissell Cemetery Center Point Cemetery Center Point Cemetery, African-American County Line Cemetery Davis Cemetery Duckett Cemetery Fellowship Cemetery Graves Cemetery Green Plains Cemetery Hickory Grove Cemetery, African-American Hickory Grove Cemetery Holly Creek Cemetery Manasco Cemetery Mt. Carmel Cemetery Old Corinth Cemetery Old Union Cemetery Polk Cemetery Saline Cemetery Section Cemetery Shiloh Cemetery Sunshine Cemetery    ...

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