Family Files Index – K

Key :
A – Arkansas
AC – Atkins Chronicle
AFH – Arkansas Family Historian
AG – Arkansas Gazette
AHQ – Arkansas Historical Quarterly
B – Biography
CD – Courier Democrat
CCHQ – Craighead County Historical Quarterly
DAR – Daughters of the American Revolution magazine
DPD – Dardanelle Post Dispatch
DT – Dover Times
G – Genealogy
JCHQ – Johnson County Historical Quarterly
PCHA – Pope County Historical Association
PCHQ – Pope County Historical Quarterly
PD – Dardanelle Post Dispatch
UDC – United Daughters of the Confederacy Magazine
V F – Vertical File
YCHQ – Yell County Historical and Genealogical Society Bulletin
b. – born
d. – died
m. – married
Jno. – John
Robt. – Robert
Thos. – Thomas
Wm. – William
* – Indicates contact information available at library

Family files – K

KAVANAUGH FAMILY (G 929.2 Cla)
“Ann Porter Kavanaugh and Family,” Arkansas Pioneers and Allied Families, Vol. I, p. 299, by Mrs. Larry P. Clark, 1976.

KEATHLEY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Letter written by Julia Keathley concerning Haney-Keathley Family.
Contributed by Piney Page. see – Keathley Family.

KEATTS FAMILY (Pulaski Co.) (Ark 976.705)
Chronicles of Arkansas. 2/11/59/ 4A:6.

KECK FAMILY (G 929.2 Fle)
Fletcher, Virginia Billingsley. “Down in the Barns” : the Kecks of Claiborne County, Tennessee : the ancestors and descendants of John “Guider” Keck and his wife, Rebecca A. Yadon / by Virginia Billingsley Fletcher. – Baltimore ; Gateway Press ; Fort Lauderdale, FL : Book orders to V. B. Fletcher, 1983.
xxiii, 407 p., ill. ; 24 cm. Includes index.
1. Keck family. 2. Claiborne County (Tenn.)–Genealogy. I. Title

KEE (KEY) FAMILY (V F – Pope)
Gadsden Wagon Train : Samuel and John Kee families who moved from Crockett County Tenn. to Pope County in 1879. The Kee family moved back to Tennessee by 1897.
See – Pope County – Wagon trains.

KEELIN FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
See – Ancestor chart – Fam. File.

KEENAN FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
It takes a sense of humor to live in a 110-year old house. CD May 7, 1986.
Robert Keenan & Tomela Wright are married. PD 3-25-48.

KEENER FAMILY (V F – Pope)
The Lewis Keener family of Bells Chapel.
See – Pope Co. – Communities – Bells Chapel.
(A brief history of the Bells Chapel Community by Ardis Tyson 10 Oct. 1957.

KEENER FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Loyd Keener’s of Atkins celebrates 50th. CD Sept. 21, 1984.
Rayburn & Leona Vest Keener celebrate 50th. CD Aug. 4, 1985.
Photo : W. L. Keener in 1933 at his home. CD Nov. 21, 1979.

KEETON FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Father of 22 children. CD 3-13-1902.
(V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family group record : Zachariah Keeton, b. 1802 Patrick Co. Va; Julian F. Keeton, b. 1871 Hardin Co. TN.

KEETON FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Zachariah Keeton of Center Valles was born 1816 inTN. Came to Pope Co. 1842. He had 22 children. PCHQ Dec. 84, p. 74.

KEISTER FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
John Davis Keister, Jo, b. 1844 in Pendleton Co. W. Virginia, m. Mark S. Trombo. Rev. ancestor was Frederick Keister, b. Straubur, Germany .
UDC Magazine Jan. 1979 vol XLII, #1.

KELL FAMILY (G 929.2 Mye)
Myers, Joe. Bartlett Family, Pope County Families: Bartlett, Hardis, Hathaway, Kell, Martin, May, Motley, Reed, Teeter, 2001.

KELLEAN FAMILY (G Ark 929.2)
Family data : Dr. William Legette Kelleam, b. 16 Oct. 1828 Faulkner Co. AR.
AFH June, 1987. p. 118.

KELLER FAMILY (CCHQ V.IV, #1,p.2)
Craighead Co. Hist. Quart. Vol. IV, no. 1, p. 2.

KELLER FAMILY (G 929.2 Lap)
LaPin, Deirdre. Hogs In The Bottom: Family Folkore in Arkansas, 1982. Families Included: Jonhson-Dixon Family, Peyton-Hill Family, Keller-Henry Family, Rocconi-Fratesi, Johnson-Tolefree, Hollins-Callaway, and Williams-Tucker.

KELLEY FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
John Kelley m. Cynthia Sides in 1859. Nancy E. Kelley m. Thomas Sweeden.
PCHQ Sept. 81, p. 39.

KELLEY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family data contributed by Mary Humphrey.
Mrs. Nellie Kelley of Atkins is 84 years old. AC 8/16/78 (Photograph)
(V F – Fam. Hist.)
Notes : John Kelley family of Conway Co. AR. (1880) (Mary Sue Ewing Collection)

KELLEY FAMILY (G 929.2 Coy)
The family of John Kelley (b. 1880) and Emma Shoptan Kelley.
See – The Family of Daniel Alonzo Shoptaw & Marelda Furr by Coyle.

KELLEY FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
John H. of Laurel & Freeman, Pope County, d. 1918.
PCHQ vol. 36, # 2, June 2002. p. 42.

KELLEY FAMILY (G Ark 929.2)
Kelly family compiled by David L. Kelley
Ark. Fam. Hist. V. XIV, no. 3, p. 161

KELLY FAMILY (Ft. Sm. H.S. Jour. v2,#2.)
Tobias Kelley by N. J. Kelley.
Ft. Smith Hist. Soc. Inc. J. Vol. 2, No. 2, Oct. 78. p. 44.

KELLEY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
PCHQ Essay contest entry by Crystal Compton of Dover. (Marie Mc Donald Kelley)
See – Compton Family.

KELTNER FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Info concerning Emanuel Keltner and wife. Mary E. of 1880 Pope Co. Census.
PCHQ March, 93. p. 49.

KEMP FAMILY (G 929.2 Har)
Harlee, William Curry. Kinfolks. Searcy & Pfaff, 1934-37.

KEMP FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Letter from Marlee Kemp Robertson dated 7-14-01 concerning Nathan Manuel Kemp, b. 1892 probably Rsvl, & died in Camden, AR 1931.
Wife was Verna O. Wood Kemp.

KEMP FAMILY (V F – Pope Bio)
W.C. Kemps mark 70th anniversary.

KENDRICK FAMILY (G 929.2 Lut)
See page 268-269-270-271 of Critz Family Book.

KENDRICK FAMILY (Ark 976.732)
Othel Kendrick family of Pope Co., Ark.
PCHQ v 13, no. 4, Je 1979. p. 143.

KENDRICK FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Pedigree chart concerning Edward A., James W., Wm. H. Kendrick (b 1814 Ken.). Contributed by Mary Humphrey.
See – Carrigan Family.

KENDRICK FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Ancestor Chart : Obadia Kendrick, b. 1840 : Elyah Kendrick, b. 1874 in Pope Co.
PCHQ June 81, p. 165.

KENDRICK FAMILY (Kindrick) (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Descendants of J.M. & Mary E. Kendrick hold reunion.
CD Aug. 17, 1984.
Mr. & Mrs. Lyle Kendrick married 50 years. AC Nov. 21, 1979.
Family reunion for Fred Kendrick of Atkins. CD 2-18-77.
Mr. & Mrs. Earl Kindrick of Blackwell have 50th anniversary. AC Oct. 29, 1975.
Family of John Wesley Kendrick have reunion. AC 24 July 1981.
Dardanelle resident celebrates birthday. CD 7 Jan 76.

KENDRICK FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Last Will & Testament of O. R. Kendrick – 1929. Will Bk D. p. 249.
PCHQ Dec. 75, p. 63.

KENDRICK FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family Group Sheet: William A. Kendrick & son.
Lawrence Kendrick bio.

KENT FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Descendants of Henry & Elizabeth Boatman Kent have reunion.
PD Sept 10, 1980. p. 5.

KERFOOT FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Computer printout: Descendents of Mary J. (Branch) and William Mendenall.
See – Branch family.

KERLEE FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family group sheets contributed by Lewis Billings.
See – Billings Family

KERSEY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
The Thomas J. Kersey Family of Sebastian Co., Arkansas & Davidson Co. Tenn.
The Key. Spring 1976.

KERSTON FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Mr. & Mrs. Chris Kerston celebrate 35th Wedding anniversary.
AC Feb. 29, 1984.
Photo : Wm. M. & Lizzie Kerston in April, 1910. AC Aug. 15, 1979.

KERSTON FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Pope County Historical Association contest entry, “ The History of the Kerston Family” by Delaney June Johnson. ( Christian Kerston, b. 1841 Ottersum, Germany; m. Elizabeth Jestin, b. 1843; lived near Atkins, Arkansas)

KETCHERSIDE FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
James Hosey Ketcherside, b. 1842, d. 1908. Charles Henry Ketcherside, b. 1897, d. 11-12-1955.
PCHQ Dec. 1991. p. 231.

KETCHERSIDE FAMILY (Ark 976.732)
Family records : James Hosey Ketcherside, b. 1842; m. Mary Brento 15 June 1871, Conway Co. AR.
Pope County Historical Quarterly, December, 1991. p. 231.

KETCHERSIDE FAMILY (G 929.2 Fam)
See – Page 292-293 of Crites Family Book

KETLER FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Letter concerning Ketler Family, From Daisy Roulston of Delware, AR.

KEY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family group sheet: S.S. & Mattie Reeves Key. Obit S. S. Key from Miutes North Arkansas Conference 1937. Contributed to Glinn H. White.
(V F – Fam. Hist.)
Key Family have reunion. PD Sept. 4, 1924.
Clipping : Wedding picture & family information : Rev. & Mrs. Sidney Scruggs Key m. Oct. 24, 1871. No date or paper cited.

KEY FAMILY (G 929.2 Rea)
Rev. Sidney Scrugg Key migrated Ark from TN in 1866. Lived Dardanelle, Arkansas. (chaplain of AR State Senate 1915)
Arkansas Families : Glimpses of Yesterday by Lucy Reaves. p. 64.

KHILLING FAMILY (Ark 976.737)
Info: Wm. Henry Khilling, b. Germany 1834.
Logan Co. Hist. Q. Fall 1982. p. 19.

KIDD FAMILY (Ark 976.71405)
The Kidd Family Cemetery by Forrest D. Poorman. p. 41
Flashback, May 1993. p. 41.

KIDD FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
The story of the Alexander Bell Family (Pottsville) by Ruth Bell Wharton. p. 5.
See – Bell Family (by Ruth Bell Wharton)

KIEFER FAMILY (V F – Fam.)
J. C. and Marie Kifer. “Kifers celebrate 70th” The Courier , Jan. 22, 2012. (Bride’s parents were W. D. and Laura Dunn.)

KIMBALL FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
It takes a sense of humor to live in a 110-year old house. CD May 7, 1986.
See – Keenan Family

KIMBALL FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
PCHQ Contest entry by Ginny Kimball. (John Irvin Kimball, b. Sept. 3, 1827; m. Annie E. Wilkerson 1840) (Lived Dewey Co. Okla. 1898)

KIMBALL FAMILY (V F – Ark)
“Burials were Modest in 1800’s.” P.D.
See – Ark. – Cos. – Yell – Cities & Towns.

KIMBALL FAMILY (Ark 385.09767)
George L. Kimball, b. 1828 New Hampshire died Yell CO. Arkansas.
See – D & R Railroad by Hull. p. 44.

KIMBRELL FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
See – O’Neal.

KIMBRO FAMILY (Ark 976.733)
John Kimbro of Davidson Co., TN. d. Johnson Co. Ark. 1852.
Jo. Co. Hist. Soc. Oct. 1986, p. 1.

KIMBROUGH FAMILY (G 929.2 Rea)
J. A. Kimbrough, b. Tenn. came to Ark 1880 from MS. Teaching was proffesion. He was instrumental in making the first teacher’s summer Normal at Mt. Nebo a reality.
Arkansas families : Glimpses of Yesterday by Lucy Reaves. p. 130.

KIMBROUGH FAMILY (G 929.2 Kim)
Kimbrough, Ethel. Genealogy of Thomas Kimbrough, 1805-1886.
Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Washington County Historical Soc. 1956. (Its Publication No. 24)
T. 1. Kimbrough family.

KINARD FAMILY (G 929.2 Hie)
The Hiers Genealogy

KINARD FAMILY (G 929.2 Cla)
“Kinard,” Arkansas Pioneers and Allied Families, Vol. I, p. 373, by Mrs. Larry P. Clark, 1976.

KINCAID FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Letter of inquiry : Florence, James B., Frankie J. Lottie, James A. Kincaid.

KINDALL FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Abraham Kindall, b. June 3, 1827, Randolph Co. N.C. & A.M. Kindall, b. 1786 in England. PCHQ March, 1991. p. 25.

KINDELL FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Material contributed by Albert Waller Jr.
See – Luther Family.

KINDER FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clippings: Andrew Kinder celebrated 93rd birthday. AC May 1, 74.
Kinders of Moreland have reunion. AC Oct. 13, 1982.

KINDER FAMILY (Ark 976.732)
Family records : Elijah G. Kinder, b. Mo. 1819, d. Moreland, Arkansas 1872.
Pope County Historical Quarterly. December, 1991. p. 233.

KINDER FAMILY (V F – Pope)
John T. Kinder of Moreland, son of Elijah & Susan Kinder who came to Pope CO. from Cape Co., Missouri. John was married to Mary E. Brashear. “Old article recalls Memories”. AC 12 Mar. 1969.
See – Pope Co. – Communities – Moreland

KINDER FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
John T. Kinder family of Moreland Arkansas written in 1935 by Luther F. Singleton. AC March 12, 69.

KINDER FAMILY (G 929.2 Hor)
Horton, James Lee “Jimmy”. Horton & Evans Families of Conway & Pope County Arkansas, Related families: Weavers, Teeters, Cagles, Kinders, Coopers, Dobbs, Gideon, Henry, Boggess, McCullough, McCaige and others, July 2003.

KINDRICK FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Jesse Kindrick will & codicil, 1847. PCHQ June 1980, p. 136.

KING FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Computer printout : Descendants of Mary J. (Branch) and William Mendenall.
See – Branch family.

KING FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Kings note 50th anniversary (Rev. Rldon King) CD Sept. 2, 1984.
CD Sept 16, 1984.
Mr. & Mrs. Pierce King of Clarksville celebrate 50th. CD March 8, 1979.

KING FAMILY (G 929.2 Cof)
Coffman, Dorothy Yoder The Johan Henrick Fuchs/Fox and Johan Nicholaus Konig/King families beginning in York County, PA to Ohio 1804.

KING FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Info concerning Dr. Wm. Richard Hunt and the history of Clarksville.
CD June 25, 1995 Sec. C.
(V F – Fam. Hist.)
See – Hunt Family.

KING FAMILY (G 929.2 Kin)
King, Heartstill Patrick. The Patricks and Spadra Creek; The Census and Statehood. 75 pp.
T. 1. Patrick family. 2. King family. 3. Johnson County, Arkansas – History.

KING FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Documents concerning Wilson King of Scottsville, AR.

KING FAMILY (Ark 976.705)
The Tutt & Everett War in Marion Co. by W. B. Flippin.
AHQ vol. 17, no. 2, Summer 1958, p. 155.
(Ark 917.67 Ang)
John Wm. King, 1820-1884 (Mobile, Ala to Crane, Mo.) Down the Wire Road to the Mo. Ozarks by Angus. p. 82.

KINSLOW FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clippings: Kinslows (Cecil & Reba) Mark 50th. CD Oct. 28, 1984.
Family of Rev. W. L. Kinslow have family reunion. AC July 26, 1978.
Descendants of Rev. Walter Lee Kinslow hold reunion. CD Nov. 2, 1983.

KIRBY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
The family of Leonidas & Dr. Henry Vance Kirby from 1871–in the city of Harrison, AR.

KIRBY FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Mr. & Mrs. Henry Lee Kirby of Russellville & Chicago celebrate 50th anniversary.
CD May 16, 78.

KIRCHOFF FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Bio: b. Germany 1813, d. (Henry) 1895 in Dover.
PCHQ June, 1986. p. 79.

KIRCHOFF FAMILY (Ark 976.732)
Letters written to Great Grandmother Caroline West Hays.
PCHQ December, 1989. p. 191.

KIRCHOFF FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Henry Kirchoff m. Susan A. H. Hallock. Henry went to gold rush.
PCHQ March 90. p. 23.

KIRK FAMILY (G 929.2 Stu)
Historic – Genealogy of the Kirk family by Chas. H. Stubbs.

KIRK FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family sheets – Contributed by Erma Judkins Masters.

KIRK FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Mr. & Mrs. Sam Kirk, Sr. celebrates 50th. DP May 9, 1957.

KIRK FAMILY (Ark 973.782)
History of Pope County, Vol. 1. p. 302.
See – Judkins, Frank Golden

KIRKLAND FAMILY (G Ark 929.2)
Bible records : David Kirkland, b. 3 Dec. 1808 & wife Margaret A. Henshaw, b. 1817. AFH June, 1986. p. 80.

KIRKPATRICK FAMILY (G 929.2 Cla)
The family of Simeon & Penelope Morris Kirkpatrick of East Jenn & Yell Co., Ark. (Simeon came to Yell Co. in 1834)
Ark. Pioneers & Allied Families

KIRKPATRICK FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Autobiography of C. S. Kirkpatrick b. 1881 in Carrol Co. Ark.
(V F – Fam. Hist.)
J. M. Kirkpartick came to Pope CO. from North Georgia in fall of 1878.

KIRKWOOD FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Family group sheets: James H. Kirkwood b. Oct. 1822 – Kentucky. d. Yell Co. 1906.
Yell Co. Historical Society Bulletin. Jan., Feb., Mar, 1995, p. 12.

KIRSBERGER FAMILY (Mr. & Mrs. Ulrich) (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Golden Wedding Anniversary. CD 5-4-79.

KITRELL FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
The Family of Joseph and Martha Ann Thompson Kitrell. Lived Johnson County, Arkansas, 1850.

KNIGHT FAMILY (G 929.2 Ear)
Early pioneer families of Buffalo Sector (Baxter Marion Co.)
(Henry & Martha Knight came to Buffalo from Miss.)

KNIGHT FAMILY (Ark 976.732 Pop)
Sampson Knight was a physician in Pope Co. in the 1870 census. Wife was Elizabeth James. Eleven ch. born. PCHQ March, 95. p. 53

KUHN FAMILY (Ark 976.738)
Ancestor charts: obit. YCHQ Nov. 82, p. 230.

KUHN FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Descendants of Joseph Kuhn, b. 1815, Tenn.
See – Whitford Family

KUMPE FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Kumpe Family planning reunion. Ark. Gazette June 12, 1982.

KUYKENDALL FAMILY (Ark 976.731)
By 1813, Kuykendall & 3 sons, Amos, Peter, and Adam Jr. had settled below mouth of Cadron Creek.
Bits of Conway Co. History. p. 4.

KYLE FAMILY (G 929.2 Ray)
Raymond, Edith Madeline. German Burnett (G. B.) Kyle of Logan County, Arkansas and his Wayne County, Tennessee ancestors : Duckworth, Kyle, Nesbitt, Staggs, Wilson and their descendants and allied families.
– [s.l. : s.n.} 1990. 410 p. ; 28 cm.
1. Kyle family. 2. Duckworth family. 3. Nesbitt family. 4. Staggs family.
5. Wilson family. I. Title.

KYLE FAMILY (V F – Fam. Hist.)
Clipping : Eighty relatives of the Kyle Family gather CD Aug. 17, 1913.
Notes : Jim Kyle family. Wife 1) Polly Jackson. Dan Kyle family.
Mary Sue Ewing Collection.

Updated on: May 12, 2014.