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Biography of James T. Penn

JAMES T. PENN. Among the prominent men of Harrison, Arkansas, and among its most worthy and esteemed citizens, may be mentioned James T. Penn. He is a man interested in the public welfare and, while he pays strict attention to his private affairs, he shirks no duties as a loyal citizen. He was born in Newton County, Arkansas, August 27, 1854, a son of John Penn, who was one of the pioneers of this State from Tennessee, first residing in Johnston County, then Newton County, and is now a resident of Boone County. He was born in Virginia September 22, 1822, and his wife was also born there March 13, 1825. Of the ten children given to the m, seven are living: Elizabeth, wife of John Murphy; Martha, widow of John T. Wilson, of Texas; John H., who is a resident of Dale, Okla. Tr.; Mary, wife of John Miller, of Oklahoma Territory; Absalom, who died in infancy; George W., who is in the post office at Harrison; James T.; Louisa A., deceased, Jasper N., deceased, and Alexander L., a resident of Oklahoma. John Penn has always followed the occupation of agriculture, and prior to the war succeeded in accumulating considerable amount of worldly goods, but the most of it was swept away during the great struggle between the North and South. Long ago he was a Whig in...

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Hickman, Willa Chloe – Obituary

La Grande, Oregon Willa Chloe Hickman, 86, of La Grande, died Thursday morning at a local care center. A graveside service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hillcrest Cemetery. Arrangements are with Daniels Chapel of the Valley. Mrs. Hickman was born on March 10, 1920, the daughter of Hezekiah and Pearl (Carlton) Villines in Ponca, Ark. In 1940 she married Bill Franklin Hickman, and they lived in California until his death in 1972. After his death she moved to La Grande to be near family. She was a member of the Assembly of God church. She enjoyed sewing, her pets and Kentucky fried chicken. She loved the Lord and her family. Survivors include her son, Mike Hickman of La Grande; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Choloe Chase in 2003, five brothers and one sister. Memorials may be made to the Blue Mountain Humane Association in care of Daniels Chapel of the Valley, 1502 Seventh St., La Grande 97850.Public postings and private condolences may be left at www.danielschapel.com. The Observer Online, Obituaries for the week ending July 8, 2006, Published: July 10,...

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Newton County, Arkansas Census

Newton County, Arkansas was formed from Carroll County in 1842. 1850 Newton County, Arkansas Census Free 1850 Census Form for your Research Free 1850 Census Images (partially indexed) Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1850 Newton County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Free 1850 Census Index Free 1850 Census Transcription Hosted at Census Guide 1850 U.S. Census Guide 1860 Newton County, Arkansas Census Free 1860 Census Form for your Research Free 1860 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1860 Newton County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Free 1860 Census Index Free 1860 Census Transcription Hosted at Census Guide 1860 U.S. Census Guide 1870 Newton County, Arkansas Census Free 1870 Census Form for your Research Free 1870 Census Images and Index Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1870 Newton County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Free 1870 Census Index Free 1870 Census Transcription Part 1 Part 2 Hosted at Census Guide 1870 U.S. Census Guide 1880 Newton County, Arkansas Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Free 1880 Census Transcription Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial 1880 Newton County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Newton County, Arkansas Census Free 1890 Census Form for your Research Hosted...

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Newton 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 Newton County Arkansas USGenWeb Archives Adair Cemetery Armstrong Cemetery Ben’s Branch Cemetery Beachwood Cemetery Bethell-Clayborn Cemetery, Limestone Bethell-Clayburn Cemetery, Limestone Bethell Cemetery Bohannon Cemetery Brown Cemetery Buckhorn Cemetery Carver Cemetery Case Cemetery Fallsville Cassville Cemetery, Cassville Community Cassville Cemetery Madison Co., Ark., Cecil Cemetery Cherry Grove Cemetery Compton Cemetery Cook Cemetery New Cowell Cemetery Newton County Cemetery Records Criner Cemetery Cross Roads Cemetery Crossroads Cemetery At Stoverville Crossroads Cemetery, Deer Curtis Cemetery Curtis Cemetery, Limestone Curtis Cemetery, Bass Curtis Cemetery, Swain Dean Cemetery Deer Cemetery Deer Cemetery, Deer Lively – Dickey Cemetery Dicky Knob Cemetery Essex Cemetery, Limestone Hasty Cemetery Hickory Grove Cemetery, Nail Hopewell Cemetery Hurricane Cemetery Jasper Cemetery Jasper Cemetery, Jasper Joe Jones Cemetery Liberty Cemetery Livley Cemetery Lone Hill Cemetery Low Gap Cemetery Mccutcheon Cemetery Mcferrin Cemetery Moore Cemetery Mossville Cemetery, Mossville Mossville Cemetery Mount Sherman Cemetery, Mount Sherman Mt. Judea Cemetery Mt. Judea Cemetery, Mt Judea Mt. Sherman Cemetery Mountain Springs Cemetery Nail Cemetery New Dodson Cemetery Old Dodson Cemetery Old Dodson Cemetery Ogden Cemetery Old Bethel Cemetery Old Cowell Cemetery Madison Co., Ark., Parker Cemetery Plumlee Cemetery Plumlee Cemetery, Compton Pruit Cemetery Redford Freewill Cemetery Reeves Cemetery, Reeves Community Rich Cemetery Richland Cemetery Ricketts...

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