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Washington County, Arkansas, Miscellaneous Record Book, 1841-1879

By: Nancy Maxwell

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: M0760


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 ... View more info

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Washington County, Arkansas, Sheriff's Census For 1865

By: Nancy Maxwell

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: M0885


"The 1865 sheriff's census of Washington County, Arkansas, is the only county census known to exist from this enumeration. Its importance lies in having been taken just nine months after the end of the Civil War when the county was still recovering from major loss of life and property." Destruction of homes, schools, farms, and businesses, and confiscation of livestock and crops was wrought by both Union and Confederate forces. Washington County's 442 claims for ... View more info