Volume 5, Number 8, Summer 1975
Section 7 & 8, SW1/4 on Little Indian; SE1/4 or Little Indian, Baloos house is listed on line between 7 & 8 almost in SE1/4 of NW ½ of Section 7, approximatley 2½ to 3 miles from the Arkansas Line (Faimily of Isaac BILYEU)
Twp. 21, N., Range 24W, 5 P.M.
Big Indian Creek, 23 June 1848 5, 22, SW1/4, shows Morris house on Big Indian Creek
Twp. 22 N., Range 22W, 5 P.M. Sept. 1849
On White River, G. Meyers, Sec. 7, SE1/4 of SE1/4
Sec. 9, Pinkneys, NW1/4 of SE½ of SE1/4, WhiteRiver
John Bowan (Eoman?) SW1/4 of Sec. 17, White River
Jacob Bowan, SW1/4 of Sec. 19, White River
W. Summers, NW1/4 of Sec. 29, White River
V. STARKEYS, SE1/4, NE1/4 Sec. 22, & SW1/4 of NW1/4 of Sec. 23, White River
H. D. MERITS, SW1'4 of Sec. 15
On Long Creek; Robert Birkwoods, SE & SW1/4 of SE1/4 Sec. 34
On Falls Creek, I HAGGOTT, NE1/4 &- SE1/4 of SE1/4 Sec. 14
White River: 109.90 A, NE & NW1/4 of S1/4 of Sec. 23, M. MAYBERRY
Bend onWhiteRiver, SE1/4 of SW1/4 & SW1/4 of SE1/4, Sec. 12, G. White
Twp. 22 N; Range 23W of 5 P.M. 29 Sept. 1849
James Fork of White River, Sec. 7, SW1/4, S. Philaberts 39.84 A., apparently Sec. 18 also NW1/4 & SE1/4 to White River
Sec. 14, SW & SE1/4, & NW1/4 of Sec. 23, R. Beasley
Twp.22 N., Range 24 W;5 P.M.
On White River, P. Sanders, NW1/4, Sec. 30
On White River, Carmichels, SW1/4 of Sec. 17
On White River, DIVERS, NW1/4 of Sec. 29
On James Fork of White River, Sec. 1, SW1/4 of NE1/4, Rhodess or (R. Hodess?)
Twp. 22 N., Range 24 W, SW ¼ & NW ¼ of Sec. 28, NW¼ of Sec. 33 (W. T. McGullough place in 1973) surveyed Jan., Feb. April 1847 by Daniel Murphy and North in January 1844 by Wm. Shields.No ownership given.
Twp. 23 N., R. 24W, 5P.M. 12 May 1849 James Fork of White River, Sec. 26, NW¼ & NE¼ of NE¼, Pattersons
Twp. 24 N, Range 23 W., 5 P.M. 12 May 1849 James Fork of White River, near Pine Creek,
Yoachums, SW¼ of SW¼, Sec. 6 and Stones Fields, just south in Sec. 7.
Twp. 25 N., Range 22W. of 5P.M. 19 Jan. 1846
Sec. 5, Buchfields cabin and Sanvers field or Sanders Field or Landers field NW¼ of NW¼, Sec. 5
Sec. 17, NW ¼ on Carpenters Creek, Carpenters field
Twp. 25 N. R. 23W, 5 P.M., 7 March 1846. (1846 is correct. EHL)
Rhodes, Sec. 7, SE¼, NE¼, Sec. 18, and SW1/4 of Sec. 8
S. ANDERSON, SE Sec 8, SW, Sec. 9
Benums, Sec. 29; SE Sec. 28. Remaining are not full descriptions but location only
I. or J. PRICE, Sec. 29; SE¼ of SE¼; and Sec. 28, SW¼
Fullbrights: Sec. 9SW & SE¼, Sec. 16.
James Fork of White River:
Sec. 15 and Sec. 22, I. Alleys
Sec. 11, Forbus,SW¼ of SW¼
Sec. 1, SW¼, Goffs
Twp. 25 N., Range 24W, 5 P.M., March 1846
Sec. 9, NE¼ of NE¼, Rhodes
Sec.3, SW1/2 of SW¼, Rhodes
Sec. 12, NW¼ of NW¼, Quillans
Twp. 26, Range 22W. 5 P.M., 26 June 1838: Date is correct. James Fork of White River on Road from St. Louis, Missouri to main White River Arkansas Territory. On Finley Creek is Yocums Distillery, Mill and School House. Surveyed by AF. Ginn. SW: of SE¼ of Sec 9; SE¼ of Sec. 8. This is a large holding and seems to be earliest in these plats. Road mentioned above is marked.
Twp. 26 N, Range 23 W., March 1846. On Road from Springfield to Fayetteville.
E. Fork of Spring Creek.
SE: of SE¼, Sec. 19, FULWRIGHT &
NE¼ of NE¼, Sec. 30 FULWRIGHT &
Sec. 31, NE¼, SW¼ of Sec. 30, FULWRIGHT
(I wonder if Fullwright isnt a more correct name than Fullbright; I think a fullwright was a mechanic who worked with cloth or looms, not the weaver but man who did something else, EHL.)
Twp. 26 N., Range 24W, 5 P.M. Jan 1846:
On Crane Creek, John Allens, Sec. 32; NW¼ & SW¼ of Sec. 29 (incomplete description.)
Copied by Edna Hazel McCullough Lowery, 209 Noland Street, Falls Church, Va. 22046 September 1973, from originals; listings only of surnames found on plats.
Originals owned by Mrs. W. T. McCullough, R.F. D.1, Box 142; Berryville, Arkansas.
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