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Subject: Re: [OZMENT] Bradley Co., AR
Date: Tue, 2 Apr 2002 10:44:46 EST
In a message dated 03/24/2002 4:31:56 PM Central Standard Time,
> This is an excerpt from the History of Bradley County, Arkansas.
> Does anyone know which James this might be? Dates are 1840-42.
> "The roster of the first of the county officials of Bradley County,
> are given as County Judge, Daniel Frazer who served two terms; Clerk of the
> court, Simeon Chisholm who served two terms; Sheriff, James Bradley, who
> served one term, being succeeded by J. H. D. Scobey in 1842; Treasurer, H.
> Marks, who served two terms; Coroner, James Ozment, who served one term and
> was succeeded by D. McLaughlin; and Surveyor, J. T. Cabeen, who served one
> term and was succeeded by E. Howard."
This is James H. Ozment who married Elizabeth Eddings. James was in Union
Co, AR in 1830 and 1840 and the area where he lived is part of the area that
became Bradley County. Apparently the land he had purchased land that is now
in the town of Warren. He was in Drew County by 1850.