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Ouachita County

Index of Biographies in


Biographies & Historical Memoirs of Southern Arkansas

Goodspeed Publishing Co., 1890

This is an excellent source! Ouachita County is included in this volume. Along with an overview of the county, included are biographies of prominent citizens of the late1800's. Listed below is an Index of those Biographies. Click on the name to see the biography.

Dr. George M. Adamson, Physician and Farmer

J. M. Agee, Manufacturer of wagons, plows and farming implements

Philip Agee, merchant in Lilly

Hon. William Franklin Avera, Editor and proprietor of the Ouachita Herald

Judge Asa W. Bacchus

C. R. Barham, farmer and stock raiser

C. S. Black, merchant in Lilly

E. H. Blake, dealer in hardware and furniture in Stephens, AR

James Benjamin Bradshaw, cotton planter

A. V. Bragg, planter

Dr. Junius N. Bragg, pioneer doctor

John M. Branton, farmer

J. M. Brooks, proprietor of the Brooks House - hostelries

Dr. J. W. Brown, physician and prosperous merchant

Henry Gaston Bunn, Attorney

John A. Burton, farmer and owner of a saw and grist mill

Jacob W. Burton, farmer

James Richardson Campbell, farmer of Stephens

Thomas H. Carter, farmer

James H. Coleman, farmer

William Cox, Planter and saw mill owner

Thomas D. Criner, farmer

Joseph W. Criner, farmer

Francis M. Cross, farmer

James C. Culp, Sr., merchant

Eli Lide Dawson, M. D., Buena Vista physician

Judge J. B. Freidheim, Attorney

Robert P. Frix, planter

Prof. W. A. Garner, druggist in Stephens

William M. Gatling, Bearden merchant

Henry C. Good, farmer

Henry L. Grayson, farmer

Thomas B. Green, postmaster at Chidester

William F. Green,farmer

Julius O. Greening, farmer

William P. Hale, planter

Sherod E. Hale, Druggist

Col. Tom Hardison, Attorney at Stephens

Dr. J. T. Henry, Physician

William B. Hickman, Sr.

Alfred C. Jackson, farmer

William R. Johnson, farmer near Stephens

Henry T. Jones, farmer

Hon. James W. Juniel, State Legislature and planter

C. S. Keith, farmer and stock raiser

Robert Lester, farmer

S. B. Lide, County Treasurer

Jesse T. McMahan, farmer

Dr. John M. Mahan, physician

William T. Martin, farmer

John W. Moon, farmer

Henry P. Morgan, merchant at Stephens

Sharon R. Myatt, farmer

Capt. D. Newton, Sheriff

Porter Oglesby, farmer

William Pace, farmer

John N. Parker, farmer

John Parr, farmer

Thomas I. Patton, farmer

Mrs. Mary M. Patton, farmer

John B. Pearce, planter

Dr. J. W. Perdue, physician and surgeon of Stephens

Rev. Eli W. Pharr, physician

John W. Pharr, planter and merchant of Red Hill Township

James H. Pickett, farmer

Ephriam B. Pierce, farmer

J. A. Proctor, furniture dealer

John L. Proffitt, farmer and merchant

Millard H. Purifoy, planter

W. K. Ramsey, cashier of the Ouachita Valley Bank, insurance agent

J. A. Reeves, merchant

Abner S. Riddick, farmer

George L. Ritchie, wholesale & retail grocery, dry goods merchant

Ephriam D. Rogers, farmer

Johnathan R. Rogers, Jr., farmer

Thomas J. Rowe, farmer and stock raiser of Stephens

S. Q. Sevier, president of Camden Water Works System

Miles L. Sifford, farmer and mechanic of Buena Vista

Charles K. Sithen, Camden National Bank

J. M. Smith, merchant of Stephens

N. H. Stark, cotton buyer

Judge James M. Stinnett, farmer

George H. Stinson, dealer in books, stationery and jewelry

Tom D. Thomson, grocer of Camden

Hon. John R. Thornton, attorney and State Senator

James R. Toney, farmer and merchant

John A. Toney, Justice of the Peace

Newton R. Tribble, farmer

Alfred A. Tufts, receiver of public moneys of the U. S. Land Office

F. M. Wadley, farmer

Joseph G. Wilson, M. D., physician

Elbert S. Yarbrough, farmer


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