This collection contains one ledger book, recording various accounts and merchandise purchased for the years of 1867-1871.
The Raney family were among some of the earliest settlers of Lawrence County. One of William and Rebecca Wayland Raney's five children, Benjamin Davis Raney, was born in 1839. He married Susan M. Wooley in 1860 and they had four children, Cora B., Henrietta, John Ellis, and Augusta M. Ben D. Raney became an attorney, practicing in Powhatan, Arkansas, and residing in Strawberry. Before he died, Ben and Susan moved to Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee, and resided there for some years.
Document; 8.5" x 11"
Lawrence County (Ark.)
Ben D. Raney records, MSNE.0020
Arkansas State Archives
Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives
Ben D. Raney records, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.
United States History