I have collected many obituaries of genealogical interest over the past twenty years.I will be posting them on this blog as time allows. The majority of these obituaries are from early Arkansas Baptist newspapers and have been transcribed as written.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
In this city on Tuesday the 22nd February 1859, in the fifty-first year of his age. Mr John Dempsey, a native of Little Island, County Cork, Ireland,
Arkansas Baptist, Little Rock, Arkansas
March 11, 1859, page 3, col. 5