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Carroll County from the 1875 Arkansas and portion of Indian Territory Map - FM

Settlement and Development of Carroll County Arkansas

There are 110 varieties of trees in Carroll County. The oak is largely represented, the principal species being the Spanish, water, black, red, burr, pine, post and white oak. The black-jack, resembling the oak in some respects, is of a scrubby nature, and is found everywhere throughout the county. The ash, elm, cherry, walnut, box-elder, …

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Carroll County from the 1875 Arkansas and portion of Indian Territory Map - FM

Early Settlers of Carroll County Arkansas

William Sneed and his son, Charles Sneed, originally from Kentucky, removed from White River, near the mouth of Bear Creek, to Osage Township, in the spring of 1830. They located a claim embracing several thousand acres of the best land on Osage River. Here they had planted several acres of corn the previous spring, and …

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Carroll County from the 1875 Arkansas and portion of Indian Territory Map - FM

Indian Occupation of Carroll County Arkansas

At the time when this county was first visited by settlers the Indian population was sparse. There was an Indian village at the site of Bellefonte, Boone County; the Delawares had a number of tepees on Long Creek, in Carroll County and their principal town was on the James River, in Stone County, Mo. The …

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Carroll County from the 1875 Arkansas and portion of Indian Territory Map - FM

Geology of Carroll County Arkansas

The following, with reference to the geology of the county, was compiled by David Dale Owen, State geologist: One and a-half miles southeast of Charles Hutchison’s farm the following succession was observed in a ravine: Sandstone. Chert. Light-grey limestone. The Pilot Knob, near Charles Hutchison’s, has the same general geological structure as the Boat Mountain. …

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Carroll County from the 1875 Arkansas and portion of Indian Territory Map - FM

Topography of Carroll County Arkansas

Carroll County is situated in the northwestern part of Arkansas, adjoining the State of Missouri, and in the second tier of counties from the line of Indian Territory, between Boone County on the east and Benton County on the west, with Newton County on the south and Madison on the south and southwest. It borders …

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