Montgomery County: Our Heritage

Quartz Crystal Capital of the World

Volume One compiled and edited by the Sesquicentennial Committee, 1986, contains the county, school and church histories and numerous family histories.  

Volume One Family Histories
 (326 names)
Atchley  Benjamin R.
Allen  "Hap" Atha
Ault  Bartholomew Arthur 
Avant  Moses Marshall
Awtrey  Judge Isaac
Baldwin  Thomas Lafayette
Baldwin  Thomas Theodore
Barber  Louis Miller
Barr  John Tilman
Basinger  Bruce
Bates  D.C. (Pat)
Bates  Dr. John Ryle
Bates  Young D.
Beavers  L.L.
Beck  George
Betts  Robert Clarence
Betts  Thomas Edgar
Bevill  James
Black  Edgar Causel
Black  Edgar W
Black  Ira Franklin
Black  James Henry
Black  Lucian Ellis Sr.
Blackburn  John A.
Bobo  Charley
Bobo  C.W.
Bobo  William Thomas
Breashears  Matthew
Brown  Jeff
Bryant  Albert L.
Campbell  William Larkin
Cannon  J. Wallace
Carmack  Berry Littleton
Carter  Michael Ben
Cearley  Elisha
Chapman  John Pinckney
Childers  John
Cobb  Ida Sublette
Cobb  Osro
Coffman  John
Cogburn  Mrs Ora
Collier  Jefferson SR.
Cindery  Julie Ann
Cook  Tandy D.
Cooper  Henry Leonard
Cooper  Roderick Laney (Lain)
Covington  J.T. Jr.
Cox  Reece Watkins
Cox  Victor H.
Craft  Henry Alfred SR
Crump  Hattie Anderson
Crump  Jim
Dalton  William
Daniel  Russell Jackson
Daves  George Silas
Davis  Wilburn
Davis  William
Dillard  Joseph
Dodd  Captain James
Dollar  Franklin Warren
Donaldson  Tom
Doughten  William Robert
Doyel  Rev. James Roysten "J.R."
Driggers  Daniel T.
Duke  Sidney Houston
Duke  William Henry 
Duke  Zackie
Egleston  James Horace
Egleston  Ray "Jake"
Elder  Morris A.
Emery  Isaac
Emery  Jobe S.
Emery  J.P.
Ewing  John
Fair  Joseph
Fair  William Archibald
Featherston  Charlie
Featherston  Virgle
Ferguson  C.G.
Flatte  Roy Lexington
Fountain  Grace Troy
Freeman  Dr. William D.
Fryar  Delbert
Fryar  Thomas
Fryar  Whistlin' Bill: King of the Road
Fryar  William B.
Gaston  James B.
Gibbs  George "Dutch"
Glaze  John H.
Goodner  Boyd
Goodner  Clarence
Goodner  Henry S.
Graham  G.L.
Grant  Richard George Washington
Grant  Thomas Sterlin
Grant  William
Graves  William Perry
Gray  Lumpkin
Green  Finis
Green  Solomon
Griffith  Paul G. Sr.
Grimes  J.P.
Guinn  James
Guthrie  Joe A.
Hamilton  Pitsy
Hanna  Ruby
Harris  Ross M.
Harp  John Thurman
Harp  Joseph William
Hart  Henry Houston
Herring  Absalom
Herring  John Henry
Hickey  Charles
Hicks  Zachariah Taylor
Highsmith  James Monroe
Hill  George Washington
Hill  George Washington Sr.
Holt  James Thomas Morgan
Holt  Willis
Hopper  William Jackson
Hopson  Tom
Horn  James M. (Matt)
Horn  Joshua
Horn  Ottis
Horne  C.L.
Hovell - Hughbanks
Howard  Oliver Rufus
Howton  David
Howton  Jonathan
Hulsey  John Washington
Humble  T.A.
Humphreys  Richard M.
Jackson  William Van
Jeffrey  James Flemming
Jeter  Harry A.
Jones  Dr. Alfred
Jones  Charles Henry
Jones  Frank
Jones  Granville Whittington
Jones  Ira
Jones  James Martin
Kelly  John B.
Kelly  James Henry
Kennedy  Guilford Oscar
Kennedy  Dr. L.S.
Kennedy  Martin
Kennedy  Pearl Garrett
Kinsey  John
Kiser  James Francis
Laird  H.B.
Lassetter  E.Q.
Lawrence  Bun
Lawrence  Henry
Lawrence  William
Lybrand  Julius H.
Lybrand  Thomas Jefferson
Long  Mary Elizabeth Grissom
Loudermilk  George Washington
McClure  Ralph
McConnell  Robert
McKay  James Abrum
McKinley  Jacob Gillham
McKinley  Rev. James L.
McKinley  John
McKinney  C.T.
McLane  James Graves
McLean  John A.
McLean  J. William (Will)
McLean  William L and Mr James Keith
Manley  Green B.
Markham  John
Maxey  William Thomas
Mayberry  Charley L.
Mayberry  William Elija
Meers  Ben
Milam  James Lafayette
Milan  John
Milliorn  J.B.
Minton  John P.
Montgomery  James William
Montgomery  Robert
Moore  John L.
Murphy  John Wallace
New  Harvey W.
Parkerson  Walter
Partain  Frederick
Parks  Jackson
Pepper  Dick
Pettitt  Iley Lee
Pettit  Zacharriah
Phillips  Marion
Plemmons  Andrew Jackson
Posey  Seborn B.
Powell  Joseph
Prowse  Leander
Clayton  Qualls
Qualls  Dewey
Qualls  Green Lee
Qualls  James M.
Qualls  James Thomas "Tom"
Qualls  John Grady
Raines  Henry W.
Rainwater  Reason
Reece  Robert M.
Reed  Garrett
Reed  James Monroe
Reed  John Harrison
Reed  William
Relic  Rich
Reynolds  William Riley
Roberts  Riley Lexington
Robbins  Jefferson F.
Robbins  Jim
Robbins  Dr. John Dana
Robins  Clifton
Robins  Thomas J.
Robins  Frank
Robins  MacAfee Alexander
Robins  Milton "Budge"
Robins  William Owen
Rogers  Glenn
Rowton  William B.
Ryan  Dale
Ryan  Earl
Ryan  James
Schakel  Minnekus
Scott  Ansell Wilson
Scott  Harmon W.
Scott  John
Scott  John Thomas
Scott  Lloyd Wilbor
Sedlon  Joe
Sekavec  Frank
Shaw  George Henry
Shaw  John Riley
Shephard  Rev.. John William
Shields  Joshuay
Shirley  Lewis F.
Short  Samuel and Mary Ann Williams
Sigman  Adolphus
Sigman  David
Sigman  Henry Wesley
Sigman  Lawson Lee
Simpson  C.B. (Charley)
Simpson  John T.
Simpson  Dr. Lora Alonzo
Sims  William Perry
Singleton  Arlie
Singleton  William
Sloan  Solon E.
Sloan  William Emerson
Small  Andrew
Smith  James Washington
Smith  John Simeon (Texas)
Smith  O.K.
Smith  Sion Sherrill
Snow  Richard Cooley
Stachey  Alvatus Monroe
Stachey  Grover W. 
Stachey  James (Jimmie) William
Stachey  Monroe
Stacy  Bryon
Stafford  Alfred Monroe
Stafford  Josiah
Stafford  Robert Jehu
Standefer  John
Standridge  Jim
Standridge  Granny Margaret
Stanley  Lud Gay
Steely  Dr. J.D.
Stephenson  W.D.
Stewart  James
Story  Claude Ray
Story  James
Story  Lewis Clark
Story  William Fern
Stroope  George Fieldon
Stroope  Jim
Stroope  John
Stueart  Dr. John B.
Summit  Rev. James F.
Summit  Walter Roy
Swindle  Sam
Swindle  Sol
Tallant  Arthur Bunyon
Tallant  James
Tallant  Richard
Tarkington  George
Thomas  James Calvin
Thompson  Joseph
Thompson  Lillie Cobb
Tofft  P.A. and Cecilia
Tweedle  William
Vaught  J.R.
Vaught  Judge Silas P.
Vines  L. Feldon
Williamson  Edith Cowles and Gardiner Vaught
Wade  George
Walton  Ola Mae
Wasson  Hamilton Layfaytte
Watkins  Charles Lee
Watkins  John A.
Watson  William Riley
Wattenbarger  J.M.
Wehunt  Met
West  C.L.
Wheeler  Dale
Wheeler  Dall J.
Wheeler  Eugene J.
Wheeler  Glen
Wheeler  John A.
Whittington  Granville
Whittington  William George "Willie"
Widener  Issac Samuel
Wilhite  John Calvin
Wilhite  Michael
Willheit  Michael
Williamson  Leham J.
Wilson  John
Wingfield  Joseph Dick M.D.
Witt  Jerry
Wright  Anderson T.
Wright  Cecil Carlton
Wright  Edmund
Wright  James Edmund
Wright  Joel Schooley
Wright  Lita E.
Wright  Roy

The purchase price for the two volume (1991) set was $75.00 plus $6.00 p&h so the reprint the price would be higher.

The Montgomery County Historical Society
P.O. Box 578, Mount Ida, AR 71957

Volume One Montgomery County Our Heritage was reprinted summer 2003. Add $5 for shipping and handling on each book. This book as well as others are available though the local museum store. Posted 11 Aug. 2003  

Montgomery County : Our Heritage  Volume two compiled and edited by the Montgomery County Historical Society, 1991. Hardbound, index includes Vol. 1.  As of  Jan. 5 1999 225 copies left, 1,300 sold.  $40.00 plus $4.50 p & h. Sold out.
M.C.H.S. Publications

 
Volume Two Family Histories (412 names)
Abbe 		Jonah
Abernathy 	Donald Edward "Ted"
Adams 		Edmon Morgan Adams
Adams 		Eschol
Alexander 	Carmon Elvin
Alexander 	Walter E
Amerson 	Elijah
Amerson 	Thomas Jefferson
Anderson 	Newton Jasper
Apple 		Luke Gilliam
Aston 		E.U. Sr
Awtrey 		Henry Sanford
Bailey 		John E
Baldwin 	William Joseph
Barber 		Mary Lumer
Barnard 	Morrison
Barrett 	Kinion Walter
Barrett 	Samuel Darrell
Bates 		Burrell W
Bates 		Elijah Stephen
Bates 		George
Bates 		Guilford Allen
Bates 		Lucy Estell
Bates 		Milton
Bates 		Owen McAfee
Bates 		Stephen
Bates 		William Fleming
Beam 		Thomas Ervin
Beck 		Preston
Beggs 		John Denson (Baggs)
Bell 		Addie
Black 		Bessie Stewart
Black 		Charles Leon
Black 		Esther May Horne
Black 		James Emery
Black 		Joanna Belle Graves
Black 		Minnie Rowton
Black 		Willa Dean Singleton
Bobo 		Andrew Clifton
Bobo 		Annie Winnie Fagan
Booth 		Allie Smith
Booth 		Goldie McKinzie
Booth 		Omary
Bowen 		Thomas R
Bowles 		Andrew
Bradshaw 	Jessie Earl
Brakefield 	Florence Kanzadie Barrett
Buck 		John Jessie
Burns 		Jacob Wilson
Burns 		James Henry
Burns 		Napolean Bonaparte
Burns 		William David
Butler 		Elias Bennett
Campbell	Vada Frances Simpson
Carmack 	Lloyd D
Carmack 	Oscar Monroe
Carpenter 	Lora V. Hughes
Carrier 	Elbert Milton
Chambers 	Lonnie Albert
Chambers 	Nancy and Willie
Chambers 	Phillip Donald
Chambers 	Phillip Olander
Chapman 	Soloman
Clay 		Ocus Mark
Clay 		Thomas Henry
Clouse 		Gabriel Sisero Trellis
Coffman 	Elihue B.
Cogburn 	Henry
Cogburn 	James Lafayette
Cogburn 	John Franklin
Collier 	Charles Wesley
Copeland 	James
Costolow 	Affie Jane
Crowell 	David Lafayette 
Curtis 		Benjamin Lafayette
Curtis 		Moses
Dale 		Dr. J.R.
Danley 		Bert, SR.
Danley 		Leonard
Davis 		Elora Rosetta
Donaldson 	Lillian B.
Driggers 	Bunny E.
Duke 		Anna May Rowell
Dunaway 	Robert Boyd
Dunn 		Ona Marie Wright
Earp 		Allen
Earp 		Josiah
Earp 		William H.
Edom 		Uel Hulbert
Edwards 	Reverend James Robert 
Edwards 	Pearl Victoria
Edwards 	William Marion
Edwards 	Zachariah Gipson
Elder 		John E
Ellison 	Elijah
Elrod 		Thomas Joe
Entricken 	Debra J
Fair 		James T
Farmer 		Ruby H
Ferguson 	John
Ferguson 	Thomas Lafayette
Fisher 		William Pleas
Flatte 		James Kenneth
Flatte 		William Ephriam
Forga 		Jewel Nancy Ann Clouse
Fountain 	William Christopher
Fryar 		Eston R.
Fryar		William Bartly
Garmon 		Edyth Gamble
Garrett 	Helen Shirley
Gaston 		Walter Allen
Gaston 		William Dixie
Gibbs 		Isom
Gladden 	Andrew Burton
Gladden 	Joseph JR
Gladden 	Robert Andrew
Gladden 	Robert E. "Bob"
Golden 		Allen Harvey
Golden 		William
Golden 		William Turner
Goodman 	Emma Elizabeth Stamey
Goodman 	Marlin B.
Goodner 	Elmer L
Goodner 	James David
Goodner 	Stephen Lester
Goodner 	Willie Katherine
Gortemiller 	Edna Hicks
Gortemiller 	Raymond L
Goss 		Benjamin
Goss 		Kyle Sr.
Graves 		Benjamin Frederick
Graves 		James William
Graves 		Thomas Joe
Gray 		Clarence Compere
Gray 		David B
Gray 		James Gillam Sr.
Green 		Ira
Hardin 		Sims
Hargrove 	James Henry
Hargrove 	William Wesley
Hargrove 	James Preston
Harper 		James William
Hatton 		Willie Elmer
Hensley 	Violet
Herrington 	Mattie Rener Kendrick
Herron 		Franklin Pierce
Herron 		William Woodville
Hickey 		Glenn N.
Hickey 		Guilford
Hickey 		William Shelby
Hicks 		Bethel
Hicks 		William Itha Hicks
Hileman 	Vane "Bill"
Hill 		Granville Dempsy
Hogan 		Lewis Harvey
Holmes 		William Calvin
Hooper 		Andrew Franklin
Hopper		Adolph
Hopper 		Mary Jane Murray
Horne 		Betty
Horne 		Harvey Martin
Horne 		Ruth
Horne 		Samuel W.
Hubbert 	Neicy R. Kendrick
Hughbanks 	William Edgar
Hughes 		Nancy Bell Singleton
Hull 		Ethel Sanders
Hulsey 		John Washington
Hutchinson 	Joseph
Irons 		Edith Bates
Irons 		Henry Lincoln
Jackson 	Andrew
Jackson 	David Louis
Jackson 	George Andrew
Jackson 	George Andrew Jr
Jackson 	Hazel Beatrice Amerson
Jackson 	Henry
Jackson 	Robert Elisha
Jackson 	Sadie Marion
James 		William F.
Johnson 	Glen
Johnson 	Rosa Lee Hale
Johnston 	James Monroe
Jones 		Creo
Jones 		William Wiley
Justice 	John Wesley
Justus 		Archa George
Justus 		George
Kelly 		Martha Washington Strawn
Kelly 		Sarrah Jane McKay Simpson
Kendrick 	General Jackson
Kendrick 	Hezekiah Watkins
Kendrick 	Isaac Floyd
Kendrick 	William Jerry Franklin
Keown 		William Houston
Kidd 		Benjamin
Kilby		Andy
Kilby 		Frank
Kostelink 	George John Jr
Lackey 		Jacob Pollard
Lamb 		Abram Frank
Lamb 		Claude Clayton
Lamb 		Floyd Reuben
Lamb 		Hattie
Lamb 		Reuben Clayton
Lamb 		Taylor
Lambert 	Haskell Benjamin
Lambert		Sallie Cazort
Layton 		Richard R.
Lee 		Dr. Carol Entricken
LeFleur 	Henry
Lenard 		Raymond
Lenderman 	Monroe
Leonard 	Epp
Liles 		James Briton
Linbarger 	Lois Sheffield Walton
Lingerfelt 	Dewey
Lingerfelt 	Harve Boyd
Lingerfelt	Joseph Curtis
Lively 		Gaylon
Lokey 		Hazel B
Lovejoy 	Robert Cecil
Lowey 		James
Lowery	 	Leonard
Lybrand 	Bobby G
Markham 	George Thomas
Markham 	Jim
Meredith 	John
Miller 		Eva Jean Abernathy
Millsapps 	John Thomas
Moore 		James John
Murphy		Clayton
Murray 		Jeremiah
Murray 		Thomas Franklin SR
MCCaslin 	Clayton
McConnell 	Fred Junior
McGough 	Ben
McKay 		Andrew Carson
Murray 		Jeremiah
McKinney 	William Ruben
McRae 		Bob
New 		Carl Ethlbert
Norman 		Manuel A.
Ollar 		Jess
Ollar 		William Jess
o'Neal		Rhuie Malta Fair
O'Neal		Pleasant A.
Orrell		Thomas
Palmer		Mary Francis Kendrick
Parker		Billy Floyd
Partain 	Frederick
Partain		Jefferson Hubert
Pearson		Maxwell Lee "Mac"
Pearson		Zadia Warren
Peters		Luther Joshua
Pettitt		Arkansas "Kance" Sr.
Pettitt		James Caswell
Pettitt		Peter Widows
Pierce 		Ed
Pinkerton	J. Luther
Pinkerton	Marie Little
Plyer 		David Martin
Plyer 		Samuel Orlo
Powell 		Benjamin Frank
Prince		Billy Fred
Qualls		Earl
Qualls 		Francis Marion (Frank) JR
Qualls		George
Qualls		James M
Qualls 		Jim Lee
Qualls		John R
Qualls		Laintus
Qualls		Oscar Alexander
Qualls		Raney Everett
Qualls		Roy
Qualls		Selmar
Qualls		Thomas Orville
Radford 	Ocus McHuhen
Rains 		Henry W
Rainwater	Reason
Rainwater 	William Elisha
Ratliff		James
Ratliff		James H
Ratliff 	Thomas C
May 		Cleo L
Ray		L. Alive
Ray 		Matthew Van Buren
Ray		William Calvin
Rayburn		Otto Ernest 
Reed 		James Alford 
Reed		Leonard
Reynolds	Arthur Newton
Reynolds 	Hollis Ernest
Reynolds 	James Madison
Riddles 	James William Henry
Robbins		Arlando Roberson
Robbins		Guy E.
Robbins		Thomas Clayton Jr.
Robbins		Thomas J.
Robbins		Thomas Jefferson "F"
Roberts		Thomas Wiley
Rowton 		Christopher Columbus
Ryan 		James Jaired
Ryan		John Thomas
Scott		Daniel Newton
Scott		James Allen
Scott		Mace Jr.
Scott		Robert Lee
Scott		William A
Scott		William Harmon
Shaugnessy	Katherine Leslie McCarty
Sheffield 	James Otis "Pete"
Shockey		Henry Thomas
Short 		Robert Jodie "Bob"
Simpson		Chesley Jackson
Simpson		Chesley Marion
Sims		Everett Lee
Singleton	Arlie Ray
Singleton	Charles
Singleton	Eugene "Gene"
Singleton	Martin Arlie
Singleton	Thomas
Smith		Arthur
Smith		Audie Forbes
Smith		George
Smith		Hugh
Smith		James
Smith		James
Smith		James B.
Smith		James Washington
Smith		Jerry James
Smith 		Walter V.
Stachey		Audell Monroe
Stafford	Francis Abraham
Stafford 	Ivey
Standridge	Elmer Clyde
Standridge	Fred
Standridge	Harold Loyd
Standridge	James
Standridge	James Sr.
Standridge	Lester
Standridge	Samuel Sr.
Standridge	Thomas William
Stanley		George Washington
Strawn		Amanda Melvina
Strawn		Fielding
Strawn 		Geneva
Summit		Daniel Shaffer
Summit		Fredie Shipman
Summit		Gordon Holman
Summit		Jacob Eucabious "Sabe"
Summit		John Francis
Summit		Oscar
Summit		Walter Roy
Summitt		Earl Gibson
Summitt		Hezzie Leon
Summitt		Terry Leon
Searengin	Warnie Hamilton
Tabor		Dale Melton
Tackett		Jefferson Johnson
Tackett		William Garland
Taylor 		Hattie Francis Pullen
Tharp 		Clema Qualls
Thompson	Nora Wattenbarger Clardy
Todd		Ida Lee Ramsey
Trapp		Robert Henry
Tudor		Lessie Hickey
Vandevier	Enoch George
Vandevier	Stephen 
Vaught		Albert Pike
Vaught		John Berry
Vaught		Malinda Catherine
Vincent		Elosie Emma McKay
Vincent		Joshua
Vincent		Mac D. SR
Vines		Erma Dell Ray Wenner
Walton		Ola Mae
Ward		E.L.
Watkins		George Evans, M.D.
Watkins		William
Wehunt		Andrew
Wehunt		Jacob
West		Ira C.
West 		James H.
West		James P.
West		L.R. "Ranson"
West		William Thomas
Westfall	James Henry
Weston		Dallas Lester
Wheeler		Arvin Cleavland
Wheeler 	Gabriel
Wheeler		James Riley
Whisenhunt	Billy Doyle
Whisenhunt	Doyle William
Whisenhunt	Joe Isom
Whisenhunt	Joseph Roland
Whisenhunt	Phillip Dwight
White		James Madison
Whitlock	Rosa Ella
Whitsett	Frank
Whittington	Hiram Abiff
Whittington	J.D.
Whittington	"Miss Lilly"
Wilhite		Alexander Clingman
Wilhite		Bob
Wilhite 	Julius A.
Wilhite		T.C.
Williams	Thomas
Wilson		Lonnie
Yeargan		Chesley	Robert "Speck"
Yeargan		Genice Maxey
York		Margaret Rebecca McKinney

Volume Two compiled and edited by the Montgomery County Historical Society, 1991, is a sequel and contains an expanded index and continuous paging -1213 pp.  Both have numerous family histories and are invaluable to any Montgomery Co. researcher.  On page 1152 & 1153 Montgomery County: Our Heritage, Vol. 2.  a contributors address list is posted for those who contributed material for Vol. II. Addresses were not available for some of the contributors.

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