This collection includes both the Whiteside family Bible and a 27-page family genealogy study of the descendants of Thomas J. Whiteside. This includes information from the birth of Whiteside in Virginia on 24 March, 1797, and continues with information to 2008. The record contains marriage, birth and death information, lists of sources, and cemetery locations.
Thomas J. Whiteside was born in Virginia in 1797, and later moved to Arkansas. He briefly served in the 4th Regiment of the Virginia Militia in 1814. His wife, Pennsylvania-native Virginia Nancy Harmon, died in Fulton County, Arkansas, in 1857, and Thomas Whiteside died in Independence County, Arkansas, in 1874. According to the family records, the Whitesides were among the earliest settlers of Fulton County.
Document; 8.5" x 11"
Whiteside family papers, MSNE.0031
Arkansas State Archives
Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives
Whiteside family papers, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, Arkansas.
United States History