July 18, 1868
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Ephraim Sharp, for whom Sharp County was named, was an early pioneer in
Arkansas. He also served in the state legislature during the fifteenth and
seventeenth sessions of the Arkansas General Assembly.
From Family Records and careful research.
For additional information:
Moore, Caruth Shaver. Early History of Evening Shade and Sharp County. Evening Shade, AR: C. S. Moore, 1979.
Powell, Wilson. "The Sharps of Independence, Izard and Sharp Counties." Independence County Chronicle 8 (January 1967): 20-44.
Yeager, W. C. "Looking Back 87 Years to the Time Sharp County Was Formed." Sharp County Record. July 28, 1955, p. 1.
Ira Sharp Dennis
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From "Biographical and Historical Memoirs of Northeast Arkansas" by Goodspeed Publishing Company
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