The county was organized in 1835 and named after William Taylor Barry from Kentucky, a United States Postmaster General and is located in the southwestern portion of the state on the Arkansas border. This volume of records include the following information:
1. A brief history of the county written in the mid-1880s.
2. Early Settlers of Barry County from various records
3. Barry County Marriages 1837 - 1854
Reprinted 2010, 8.5"x11", full name index, soft cover, 52pp