Location: Lincoln County AR

Houses of the Quapaw Tribe

The Quapaw, the southernmost tribe of the Dhegiha group, occupied several villages west of the Mississippi, near the mouth of the Arkansas. When the closely allied tribes had removed from their ancient habitat in the upper valley of the Ohio, and had arrived at the mouth of that stream, the Quapaw are believed to have, turned southward while the others went northward. The name of the tribe, Quapaw, signifies “downstream people;” Omaha being translated “those going against the wind or current.” As a people they seem to have been known to the members of the De Soto expedition about 1541, probably occupying villages on or near the sites of the settlements visited by the French during the latter part of the next century. Père Marquette, while on his memorable journey down the Mississippi, in the year 1673, went as far as the mouth of the Arkansas, where he lingered a few days before returning northward on July 17. The villages of the Quapaw, designated the Arkansa, were reached, but the habitations were only briefly described: “Their cabins, which are long and wide, are made of bark; they sleep at the two extremities, which are raised about two feet from the ground. They keep their corn in large baskets, made of cane, or in gourds, as large as half barrels.” They used both wooden dishes and “plates of baked earth....

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Lincoln County, Arkansas Census

  Lincoln County, Arkansas was formed from Arkansas, Bradley, Desha, Drew, and Jefferson counties in 1871. 1880 Lincoln County, Arkansas Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Free 1880 Census Transcription Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1880 Lincoln County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Free 1880 Census Index Kimbrough Free 1880 Census Auburn Bartholomew Cane Creek Choctaw Kimbrough Mill Creek Owen Smith Spring Wells Bayou Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Lincoln 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 Lincoln County, Arkansas Census Free 1900 Census Form for your Research Free 1900 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1900 Lincoln County, Census (images and index) $ Free 1900 Census Auburn Bartholomew Cane Creek Choctaw Kimbrough Lone Pine Mill Creek Owen Smith Spring Wells Bayou Hosted at Census Guide 1900 U.S. Census Guide 1910 Lincoln County, Arkansas Census Free 1910 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1910 Lincoln County, Census (images and index) $ Free 1910 Census Index Cane Creek Owen (partial) Spring (partial) Hosted at Census Guide 1910 U.S. Census Guide 1920 Lincoln County, Arkansas Census Free 1920 Census Form for...

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Lincoln 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 Lincoln County Arkansas USGenWeb Archives Edmonds Cemetery Grady Cemetery – partial Hefflin Cemetery – Best Annex Oak Grove Cemetery Old Newman Cemetery Shady Grove Cemetery Varner/Rice Cemetery            ...

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