Sharp County, Arkansas History and Biographical Sketches


Sharp County is located in the northeastern portion of the state. It was formed on July 18, 1868 and named for Ephraim Sharp, a state legislator from the area. The historical portion covers the time from beginning to the time of publication of the original material in the mid-1880s. The biographical sketches were submitted by the families themselves.

John B. McCaleb, a prominent attorney at Evening Shade, was born at Evening Shade, Ark., October 24, 1856. He is a son of Col. James H. and Frances A. (Jenkins) McCaleb, of Knox County, Tennessee, and Bowling Green, Ky., respectively. ...etc...

Goodspeed Publishing

2006, paper, 39 pp.

ISBN: 9780788498770