|Name:||Selden S. Armour|
|Where are you from?:||Mobile, AL|
|Comments:||Have visited more site than I can count for genealogy. With a doubt your is the best. Will be visiting Bienville Parish in mid September and this site has been a great help.|
|Name:||MARGARET E. WALKUP|
|Where are you from?:||SPARTANBURG, SC|
|Comments:||I AM LOOKING FOR INFORMATION ON MY FATHER'S FATHER. MY FATHER WAS BORN IN VIVIAN, LA IN 1911. HE WAS BORN TO GEORGE A. COULTER AND BIRDIE I. (HALL) COULTER. MY FATHER'S NAME WAS THIRL GEORGE COULTER. THANKS|
|Where are you from?:||Natchitoches, La.|
|Comments:||Searching cemetery listing in Bienville Parish, La. Interested in the names Maricelli, Beal, Wells, Brown.|
|Name:||Lou Tinsley Hermes|
|Where are you from?:||Austin, TX|
|Name:||Larry A. Miller, Jr.|
|Where are you from?:||originally Magnolia, AR|
|Comments:||Now retired in Homosassa, FL. I am searching for information on Henry Payne, born around 1858 in Gibsland. Thanks for all of your efforts, which helps us all as we plod the genealogy trail.|
|Where are you from?:||Richland, WA|
|Comments:||Love your site! I am researching the Enloe's of Saline,
Louisiana and related surnames such as Fair and Scott.
Thank you for your site.
|Name:||belinda paul smith|
|Where are you from?:||gibsland louisiana|
|Comments:||i am glad to know that our little parish has been so
popular, i am 30 years old and have lived here in gibsland
28 years, i love it and it will always be home to me....
|Where are you from?:||hemphill texas|
|Comments:||Just came up on the site, iused to live in Martin
i know every one there
|Name:||Andre' K. Leamons|
|Where are you from?:||Sacramento, Ca.|
|Comments:||Looking for information on Henry King Leamons and Alma
(Dukes) Leamons and back. Abbreviated entry in old bible
found at my Uncles house for H.K.s father was Jack, but
upon further research I think it may be Andrew Jackson
Leamons, married to Catherine or Katherine Stennet. Can
anybody help me?
|Name:||Harold J. McCarthy|
|Where are you from?:||Castor, Louisiana|
|Comments:||Enjoy your page|
|Name:||Carl N. Blake|
|Where are you from?:||Sulphur, La 70665|
|Comments:||My family "Spinks and Blakes" are all from
Lawhorn and Jametown.
|Where are you from?:||Bienville/ Claiborne|
|Comments:||Just ran across this site. Born & raised in LA. Now living in Northwest Arkansas.|
|Where are you from?:||Jersey City, NJ|
|Comments:||I am researching my husband's family. His grandfather was
John Timothy Brewton of Winn Parish. His grandmother was
Elizabeth Reid of Castor. Does anyone have any info on this
family? Please help! I'm stuck in New Jersey!
|Where are you from?:||Georgia (lived in Castor! 45 minutes from Shreveport)|
|Comments:||CASTOR HIGH SKOOL ROCKS! i wanna say hi to all the class of
|Name:||miss B (B Timmons)|
|Where are you from?:||Ky.|
|Where are you from?:||new braunfels tx,|
|Comments:||i am searching for one and all woolems recently when i put
a query out i received them usual ones woolms james and
mary ann living w/ a drin 1850,
plus the marriages of danby-woolens,
wrong it is danley-woolems
marriage of charles morgan woolems to elizabeth smith
but i also received one from 1850 census,____ woolems male
living w/ a farmer,i lost this almost as soon as i received
please if the person who sent this to me will please send
since the first query i have made contact with charles
morgan woolems(brother to mary ann woolems danley venable)
ggrandson jerald smith of conroe tx,
also james emery danley(dick) norman okla ,grandson son of
elijah danley,mary ann woolems danley venable, child by
first marriage andorium j, danley, mr danley died in 1870,
i don't know whether bienville la or tx. can
anyone,anywhere help w/woolems or danley
|Name:||Bernard Le Moine|
|Where are you from?:||New Orleans|
|Name:||Marian Price Thomas|
|Where are you from?:||Bossier City, La.|
|Comments:||Enjoyed viewing other families being researched. I am
researching these lines that are found in this parish.
Price, Williams, Mabry, Mixon, Rushing. anyone having any
info on these, I would be interested in hearing from.
|Name:||Edwina Price Snyder|
|Where are you from?:||Baton Rouge, La.|
|Comments:||Beautiful work! I think we have corresponded in the past! I
have a sister (and your Owens cousin living in Arcadia - she
is Elizabeth (Mrs. Robert L.) Peyton!! Let me hear from you
so I may give you e-mail addresses of other relatives! I
can't access your e-mail address, because the old ISP keeps
cutting in and throwing me off! Be glad to hear from you.
My Edwards book should be in the Arcadia, La. library! Look
for it. It is "Edwards Families from South Carolina to the
Mississippi Territory in 1810"
|Where are you from?:||Red River Parish, La.|
|Comments:||I was born about 10 miles from Coushatta and about 3 miles
from Hall Summitt. I am enjoying reading all that you have
here. Thanks for all your work. Betty Crain
|Name:||Helen Currie Davis|
|Where are you from?:||Millington, TN|
|Comments:||Great web page. I'm looking for my CURRIE ancestors. My
father was born in Arcadia, Bienville, LA. My great
granduncle, Johnson Edward CURRIE was the sheriff in
Bienville Parish back during the early 1900's. His
brother, Wayne Huff Currie lived in Arcadia also. They
were from Amite County, MS. Their parents were Dr. Malcolm
M. Currie and Frances Day Henderson Currie who were living
in Concordia Parish, LA. Malcolm died in Tilden,
Avoyelles, LA in 1890 and Fannie died in 1905 I assume in
Helen Currie Davis
|Where are you from?:||Texas|
|Comments:||My ancestors were in Bienville Parish in the 1840s-60s and
possibly longer. The names are Benjamin Elliott Davis and
Lucinda Brooks. Their son John Chapel Davis is my
ggrandfather. You have a good site and I will visit
often. Thanks for all your work.
|Where are you from?:||Baton Rouge|
|Comments:||Looking for info on the Clark Family. His name: Tom, Hers:
Elizabeth (I think). Early 1900's, around Arcadia. Great
|Where are you from?:||Vancouver,WA|
|Comments:||I am trying to find information on the Bullock family and
the Horace Brown families from Bienville Parish area.
|Name:||Vivian Richardson Williams|
|Where are you from?:||Mt. Lebanon, LA|
|Where are you from?:||Manteca, Calif|
|Comments:||just trying to find who and where my family was from.|
|Where are you from?:||ILLINOIS|
|Comments:||SEARCHING BAKER ANCESTORS AREA OF MT. LEBANON, BIENVILLE
PAR., LA. THEY ARRIVED THERE BY WAGON TRAIN 1830S, MOSTLY
BAPTISTS FROM THE CAROLINAS. MANY BURIED MT. LEBANON
CEMETERY. ALLIED LINES ARNET, PITMAN,BINUM/BYNUM, RUSHING.
|Name:||Sandy Chanler Cash|
|Where are you from?:||tx|
|Comments:||Looking for any info. about the Chanler and the Chandler.
Ggrandfather was david chanler looking to find out who
his parents are.
ggrandfather is Frank and his daughter married henry
david Chanler any info. would be nice.
Sandy Chanler Cash
|Where are you from?:||Covington, La.|
|Comments:||I was born in Saline,moved to Bienville when I was in the
3rd grade. My mother was Ned (Caskey) Wise and my father
was William Velton Harper. My grandparents were Doss Elmer
Caskey & Minnie Lou Toms (mothers side)..my dads side was
Aurilla Kelly and Thomas Harper. My brother and a lot of my
family still live there. I still visit from time to time.
Was interesting visiting this site. Thanks
|Name:||Richard W. Chandler|
|Where are you from?:||Retired in Florida|
|Comments:||Researching Littleberry Whitley who lived in LA.|
|Where are you from?:||Shreveport, La.|
|Comments:||My Grand-mother's name was Ruby EVANS Cobb. According to my
Mom, her grandfather's name was William R. Evans and his
dad's name was Barzilla Harrison Evans. All from around the
Jamestown area. This is a very knowledgable web-site and I
hope to find more information here.
|Where are you from?:||Louisiana|
|Comments:||I have a lot of relatives in Bienville parish. My
grandmother was born in Junction City daughter of James
Malcolm and Jerusha Martindale Smith. I have never seen
another area with as much rich history as Bienville has to
|Name:||Bobby E. Vail|
|Where are you from?:||Lufkin,Texas|
|Comments:||I would like to contact relatives of my grandmother Eugenia
Coleman Vail. She was part native American. Did her
siblings have the background??
Bobby E. Vail
|Where are you from?:||Ark. @ Texas|
|Comments:||My great Grandfather came from Brushey Valley and moved to
Clark Co. Ark. I was born in Ark., but grew up in Texas
|Where are you from?:||Ark. @ Texas|
|Where are you from?:||Pollock Pines,Ca.|
|Comments:||Family legend has it that my grandfathers ancestors founded
the town of Lucky in Bienvelle Parish.I would love to find
some history of the town.
|Name:||Season Thrasher Keiffer|
|Where are you from?:||Saline,LA|
|Comments:||I found this site by accident, but it is a great site. I
have lived in Saline/Bienville Parish for my whole life so
I found the info very interesting.
|Name:||Terry Ward Hettervik|
|Where are you from?:||Memphis, Tn.|
|Comments:||Boy! Have you been busy! How am I going to find the LDS
Hi, I am originally from Red River Parish, the Martin/Holley
Springs area. Most of my People are from Bienville and
Natchitoches Parishes. Ayres, Wards, Thomas(s), Freemans,
Griffiths, Fosters, just about everybody there! I hope to
upload my information as soon as it is complete. I have a
great deal of info on the people that I do have; over 521
people that eventually wound up there and in Red River from
1800 to present. See you again tomorrow! Terry
|Where are you from?:||Tyler, Texas|
|Comments:||Hi! Was looking for a rare surname and your site came up.
Will join later. Great to find you have some info on the
name. Later, Sunny Rogerson
|Where are you from?:||Ruston, La|
|Comments:||By chance I entered the name of my mother, Ellen White, in
the Social Security search engine and was surprised to find
She was living in an apartment at the Baptist Retirement
Center in Arcadia at the time of her death so the listing
showed Bienville Parish as her last known residence and it
had a link to your wonderful web site.
I sincerely appreciate the extensive work you have done to
prepare and maintain this site on Bienville Parish.
|Name:||Dawn Belt Wise|
|Where are you from?:||Waskom,Tx|
|Comments:||My husband grandma is Ealia Efy Toms Wise. She was married
to John Wess Wise.
|Where are you from?:||West Monroe, La.|
|Comments:||You have done a marvelous job on this web. I am in search
of Bullocks & Pinions. My Grandfather Bullock was born in
Bienville Parish as was several others in my family. Would
appreciate any info on these. I have just started my family
|Name:||melissa day samaniego|
|Where are you from?:||bienville|
|Comments:||I was born in Minden. Raised in Bienville/Saline, and I
have lived in Anchorage, Alaska for the last 11 years.
My g-ma's are Murtle Irene Smith and Helen Fay Day.
|Where are you from?:||California|
|Comments:||I am looking for my grandmother's family by the name of
Turnage from Bienville Parish or thereabouts. Any info
would certainly be appreciated! Thank you.
|Name:||Tammy Collinsworth Watts|
|Where are you from?:||Saline, LA|
|Comments:||Just stumbled upon this site. I have a minor in History
from LA Tech so this is very interesting to me. I was born
and raised in Bienville Parish and I love any tidbit of
information about local areas and about Louisiana in
general. Thanks for all the hard work you all put into this
site. It is beautiful and very informative and helpful.
|Name:||Grace Hopson Fischer|
|Where are you from?:||Gibsland, La|
|Name:||CHARLOTTE BARRON KING|
|Where are you from?:||Liberty, Texas|
|Name:||CHARLOTTE BARRON KING|
|Where are you from?:||Liberty, Texas|
|Name:||Debra Powell Phillips|
|Where are you from?:||Vidor, Texas|
|Comments:||Even though I didn't find my "missing kin" I enjoyed the
wonderful web site! Thanks! Debra Powell Phillips