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Searcy County Arkansas Historical Markers

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By Mark Hilton, October 23, 2019
Federal Raids on Burrowville Marker
Arkansas (Searcy County), Marshall — 12 — Arkansas Peace Society / Federal Raids on Burrowville
Arkansas Peace Society

In November 1861, Confederate authorities discovered a secret Peace Society in north Arkansas whose members opposed secession. Col. Samuel Leslie called out the Searcy County militia to round up members of the . . . — Map (db m141593) HM

Arkansas (Searcy County), Marshall — E-2 — Searcy County County Seat
The county seat of Searcy County was created in 1838 and was first located at Lebanon, on Bear Creek, about five miles west of the present town of Marshall, to which place the seat of justice was moved in 1856. — Map (db m141600) HM
Arkansas (Searcy County), Saint Joe — 13 — Skirmish at Tomahawk
On January 22, 1864, 527 Union soldiers of the First and Second Arkansas Cavalry and Eighth Missouri State Militia Cavalry (U.S.), with one mountain howitzer, fought Col. A.R. Witt's Confederates in St. Joe. The Confederates fell back after an . . . — Map (db m141566) HM

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