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Desha County, Arkansas History and Genealogy
65 pages of Desha County history and genealogy including 80 family biographies plus 4 different historical maps featuring the locations of 27 Desha County communities
An informative and historical overview of Desha County, Arkansas including two separate sections on one CD which include 4 historical maps (1855, 1895, 1898, and 1915); plus the full 1890 Goodspeed Publishing Company "Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Desha County, Arkansas" book on CD including 80 family biographies. An important resource for the study and research of Desha County, Arkansas history and genealogy.
This fascinating and detailed CD contains ALL of the following material in two separate sections, ALL on one CD:
Section One of two,
all on one CD: Maps of Desha County, Arkansas
A. A rare 1855 map that shows the Desha County, Arkansas area just 17 years after Desha County was created. Locations shown: Lavonia (Laconia) * Napoleon * Red Fork * Wellington * White River * Wileyville *
A map of Desha County, Arkansas in 1889 can be viewed here: Desha County, Arkansas 1889 Map
B. A map of 1895 Desha County showing the locations of 14 different settlements including all of the following: Arkansas City * Dumas * Knowlton * Laconia * McGehee * Medford * Pendleton * Red Fork * Reedville * Richland * Trippe * Walnut Lake * Watson * White River *
C. A map of 1898 Desha County showing the locations of 19
different settlements including all of the following: Arkansas
City * Chicot * Dumas * Halley * Henrico * Knowlton * Laconia *
McGehee * Medford * Oak Grove * Parma * Pendleton * Red Fork *
Reedville * Richland * Trippe *
D. A map of 1915 Desha County showing the locations of 20
different settlements including all of the following: Arkansas
City * Bohwer * Dumas * Halley * Henrico * Kelso * Knowlton *
Laconia * Masonville * McGehee * Medford * Oaklawn * Red Fork *
Reedville * Rosemary * Rotan *
Two of two,
all on one CD: The complete 1890 "Biographical and Historical Memoirs
of Desha County, Arkansas" by the Goodspeed Publishing Company
Here is just some of the information included:
Included is a total of 80 Desha County family biographies (valuable for genealogy) including each of the following surnames: (Some surnames have multiple biographies) (hundreds of other surnames are also mentioned throughout the text and within these biographies): (to view a sample biography, click here) Amburn * Anderson * Atkinson * Austin * Beith * Bessellieu * Birch * Blackburn * Bowles * Brown * Burnett * Cavenagh * Clark * Clayton * Courtney * Crenshaw * Davis * Dickinson * Dumas * Gates * Gifford * Godwin * Grace * Halley * Henry * Holmes * Hopkins * Hutchins * Jackson * Johnson * Johnston * Jones * Jordan * Knowlton * Kroeger * Lambe * Lenox * Ludlam * Marks * Maulding * McGehee * McNeill * Merritt * Mosby * Murphy * Nady * Newton * Parker * Peoples * Pickens * Porter * Quilling * Reitzammer * Richardson * Ryan * Sain * Scott * Shepard * Smith * Stroud * Thane * Townsend * Umphrey * Varden * Warfield * Waterman * Watkins * Whitehill * Woolford * Wynn *
Desha County is located in Southeast Arkansas and is bordered by the following counties: Phillips County, Arkansas * Arkansas County, Arkansas * Lincoln County, Arkansas * Drew County, Arkansas * Chicot County, Arkansas * and Bolivar County, Mississippi (highlighted county names can be clicked on for further description)
Each of the two sections on this CD is in Adobe Acrobat pdf format and requires the free Acrobat Reader program to view. You probably already have this program on your computer but if not, a free copy of the program is included on the CD. Each of the books is designed to look just like a regular book and is bookmarked to move easily and quickly from one section another. This CD was designed by, and is available exclusively from Hearthstone Legacy Publications.
The cost for this CD containing both sections described above is only $6.95 plus shipping, or only $3.95 as a digital download! A large amount of history and genealogy information for very little cost! A truly fascinating view of Desha County, Arkansas from its first settlement to 1890.
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For even more value, consider our South Arkansas Multi-County DVD which includes all of the contents of this CD (click for details)
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