Washington County, Arkansas, Miscellaneous Record Book, 1841-1879
- Publish Date: 2008-03-05
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Nancy Maxwell
This transcription of various records from Washington County, Arkansas, includes articles of incorporation of religious and fraternal organizations; apprenticeships; deeds of gift; promissory notes; slave sales and manumissions; appointments of deputy sheriffs; family birth records; and registries of local millers and the mills where they worked. No records are available between October 1861 and March 1865 as a result of the devastating effect of the Civil War on Washington County. Genealogical researchers will find the book invaluable for obtaining a more detailed history of their ancestors in records that may not be found elsewhere. Included in the book is a surname index for the transcribed records. The author is a Certified Genealogical Record Specialist, specializing in Arkansas and Texas records. 1997, 8x11, paper, index, 148 pp.