Pike County Arkansas

                    Tax List 1852


County of Pike
The State of Arkansas
To the Collector of the County


You are hereby commanded to collect from each and every person named in the
tax book hereunto annexed for the State and County Tax for the year 1852. The
following rates in and upon a hundred dollars of the amount of the rates and 
valuations whereupon each person according to such book stans assessed and so
Pro Rated, that is to say, the rate of one-fifth of one percentum per hundred 
dollarsfor the State Tax and the rate of one-fifth of one percentum per 
hundred dollars, together with the sum of fuifty cents for each and every
inhabitant over the age of twenty-one years and under sixty-five(?) years of
age for the county tax and if any person named in said book shall neglect or
refuse to pay said rates within ten days after you shall demand the same you
are commanded to levy and make the same rates or parts thereof remaining 
unpaid with lawful costs in the manner and _____ preceedings presented by law
out of the goods and chattle land and tenements of the persons so neglecting
or refusing to pay such _____ and you are further commanded to pay the amount
_____ according to this warrant and the annexed tax book. You are required to
collect in the manner and within the time provided by law for the payment

Herein fail not at your peril

In testimony whereof I, Thomas K. Dossey Clerk
of the Circuit Court and ex-officio Clerk of the
County Court in and for the County of Pike
aforesaid have hereunto set my hand and affix
this seal of said county this 13th day of May.
                              Thomas K. Dossey
Received of Thomas K. Dossey, Clerk of Pike County the Tax Book for said
County upon which the State Tax amount to the sum of Two Hundred and
seventy two and 88/100 Dollars and the County Tax to the sum of Four
Hundred Twenty three dollars and 38/100 Dollars.
Murfreesboro, May 4th, 1852.
                              Lewis Huddleston, Sheriff and Tax Collector
                                        Pike County and State of Arkansas

                   Pike County Tax Book For The Year 1852

           A List of Persons Assesed for Taxation in Pike County
                         in the State of Arkansas.


Allen, Hankins             Hale, James                  Oldham, G.L.                                                                                                                                      
Ashbrook, Aaron            Hale, Samuel J.              Owens, Edwin                                                                                                                                     
Ashbrook, John             Huddleston, D.M.K            Owens, John S.                                                                                                                                   
Allen, Redrick             Horton, John                 Owens, David                                                                                                                                     
Adams, E.H.                Hickerson, Aaron             Polk, Cumberland                                                                                                                                 
Alford, Winston            Hall, Martin                 Pearce, S.E.                                                                                                                                     
Alford, M.E.               Martin, Benjamin             Pedigo, Church                                                                                                                                   
Adair, C.W.                Hale, William                Panther, John                                                                                                                                    
Brown, R.S.                Hoover, Cassandra            Preston, Henry Estate                                                                                                                            
Boggs, William             Hudson, Dyer                 Polk, Taylor                                                                                                                                     
Blackwood, Alex            Hudson, Joab                 Palston, John                                                                                                                                    
Bush, James R.             Huddleston, J.M.             Preston, W.H.                                                                                                                                    
Blackwood, Andrew          Holliday, T.F.               Riley, James                                                                                                                                     
Brewer, Elizabeth          Henson, John                 Reed Cebron                                                                                                                                      
Bullock, Blant             Henson, James                Reeves, Willis                                                                                                                                   
Brewer, W.A.               Henson, Paul, Jr.            Reeves, William                                                                                                                                  
Brewer, John, Estate       Hudson, Isaac                Rainey, John                                                                                                                                     
Bennet, E.O.K.             Hudson, Andy                 Roberson, B.J.                                                                                                                                   
Bacon, William T.          Hudson, John                 Reed, George                                                                                                                                     
Bacon, John D.             Henderson, Abner             Reece, J.G.                                                                                                                                      
Brewer, Henderson          Hughett, J.O.                Reece, William, Jr.                                                                                                                              
Brewer, J.S.               Huddleston, William, Jr.     Rogers, J.P.                                                                                                                                     
Bussell, William           Huddleston, David            Rinsele, J.M.                                                                                                                                    
Bussell, John              Hughett, Henry               Rinsele, Abraham                                                                                                                                 
Ball, Frederick            Hancock, Abner               Rinsele, David                                                                                                                                   
Brock, Moses               Huddleston, W.L.             Ray, William                                                                                                                                     
Brock, Jackson             Huddleston, Lewis            Rogers, J.R.                                                                                                                                     
Bittick, John              Hancock, J.D.                Ragsdale, D.A.B.                                                                                                                                 
Berry, W.A.                Hancock, W.J.                Rice, Sloman                                                                                                                                     
Brewer, John               James, John                  Rosser, James                                                                                                                                    
Brock, Leonard             Jordon, J.D.                 Runnion, F.T.                                                                                                                                    
Burkett, Jonas             Jacobs, John                 Roberson                                                                                                                                         
Brock, Samuel              Jones, D.D.                  Robbins, James                                                                                                                                   
Brewer, Henry              Johnston, William            Raymond & Anderson                                                                                                                               
Brewer, Lewis              Jacobs, English              Sparks, Henry                                                                                                                                    
Baxter, William            Jackson, J.B.                Sparks, R.J.                                                                                                                                     
Baker, J.C.                Jenkins, William             Sparks, David                                                                                                                                    
Brewer, John D.            Johnson, Harrison            Simmons, William                                                                                                                                 
Brewer, David              Jenkins, Thomas              Self, Forgus                                                                                                                                     
Bixby, David               Johnston, Peter              Self, Daniel                                                                                                                                     
Caldwell, A.J.             Jordan, J.W.                 Sweet, James                                                                                                                                     
Clements, John             Jones, Samuel                Stover, Isaac                                                                                                                                    
Choate, John D.            Jones, Rebecca               Stone, Uriah                                                                                                                                     
Choate, Joseph             Jones, C.B.                  Stone, Calvin C.                                                                                                                                 
Carroll, William           Jordan & Marks               Shield, Joshua                                                                                                                                   
Copeland, Arthur           Jackson, A.R.                Stone, William, Sr.                                                                                                                              
Crump. J.S.                Johnston, Micajah            Stinett, John                                                                                                                                    
Crawford, Charles          Kirkham, J.H.                Snoddy, Robert                                                                                                                                   
Crump. C.G.                Kizziar, Thomas J.           Shrovpheer, W.B.                                                                                                                                 
Carter, Henry              Kizziar, Martin              Stephens, John A.                                                                                                                                
Copeland, R.T.             Kizziar, J.C.                Stephens, T.R.                                                                                                                                   
Cheshier, J.B.             King, John                   Sutton, J.S.                                                                                                                                     
Cooley, Isaac              Kennedy, William             Scott, James                                                                                                                                     
Clark, Anthony             Kizziar, John, Sr.           Scott, Joseph                                                                                                                                    
Clark, J.S.                Kelley, William, Sr.         Swink, J.H.                                                                                                                                      
Coe, G.W.                  Kelley, Elijah B.            Savage, T.M.                                                                                                                                     
Clark, Joel                Kennedy, Robert              Sharp, John                                                                                                                                      
Connatser, William, Jr.    Kelley, Samuel               Speers, B.G.                                                                                                                                     
Connatser, D.K.            Kelley, Wesley               Stone, William                                                                                                                                   
Carpenter, Isaac           Kelley, E.E.                 Smith, Conner                                                                                                                                    
Carpenter, John, Sr.       King, David                  Simpson, Austin                                                                                                                                  
Carpenter, John. Jr.       Kelley, Elijah Sr.           Shirley, Jonathan                                                                                                                                
Connatser, Henry           Lingo, John                  Stell, Hiram                                                                                                                                     
Crop, H.C.                 Lingo, Erby                  Speer, William                                                                                                                                   
Campbell, David            Lockhart, Enoch              Simpson, Isaih                                                                                                                                   
Cockburn, C.T.             Linville, Brice              Simpson, W.B.                                                                                                                                    
Connatser, G.W.            Lewis, Joel                  Stell, Joseph                                                                                                                                    
Connatser, W.              Laird, Patrick               Stell, Art                                                                                                                                       
Conway, T.J.               Lamb, Borden                 Stringer, Rice                                                                                                                                   
Cheshier, Zack             Lee, G.B.                    Stegger, S.J.                                                                                                                                    
Cannon, R.W.               Latimer, J.P.                Stegger, R.M.                                                                                                                                    
Carroll, Drury Erb         Langdon, Robert Estate       Stuppor, Elijah                                                                                                                                  
Carroll, Dennis            McWha, James                 Smith, Everett                                                                                                                                   
Clark, A.M.                McMenis, Joseph              Stringer, Joseph                                                                                                                                 
Collier, Nathan            Martin, J.D.C                Simpson, Jesse                                                                                                                                   
Durham, William            Morris, John                 Stephens, T.D.                                                                                                                                   
Davis, John M.             Miller, John O.              Sullivan, Zack                                                                                                                                   
Dickson, L.A.              Miller, John                 Scott, W.J.                                                                                                                                      
Davis, William             McClure, Jesse               Taylor, Henry                                                                                                                                    
Davis, Abijah              Macon, Gideon                Tweedle, Isaac                                                                                                                                   
Drummons, B.               Magby, Robert, Jr.           Thompson, J.S.                                                                                                                                   
Dickson, W.T.              McRay, M.A.                  Thompson, William B.                                                                                                                             
Dickson, Rebecca           McFarlane, Thomas            Tallant, John                                                                                                                                    
Dickson, John              Magby, Robert, Sr.           Taylor, Alphonse                                                                                                                                 
Dickson, J.M.              Magby, Joel                  Thompson, William B. Estate                                                                                                                      
Dossey, W.G.               Magby, Riley                 Tweedle, William                                                                                                                                 
Dickson, S.B., Jr.         McMahan, F.M.                Vardenburg, John                                                                                                                                 
Dickson, S.A.              McMahan, Thomas              Woods, J.T.                                                                                                                                      
Ellison, Jonathan          Mansfield, J.C.              Walton, A.M.                                                                                                                                     
Elliott, D.B.              McWatkins, James             Washburn, Thomas                                                                                                                                 
Edmond, George             McLaughlin, W.F.             White, David                                                                                                                                     
Epperson, George           McLaughlin, Thomas           White, William                                                                                                                                   
Evans, J.M.                McLaughlin, James            White, Spencer                                                                                                                                   
Forrester, C.              Melson, J.G.                 White, Jordan                                                                                                                                    
Farley, George             McLaughlin, J.C.             White, Isaac                                                                                                                                     
Farley, Thomas             McDonald, A.J.               Williamson, Thomas                                                                                                                               
Farley, William            McMahan, Robert              White, Jack                                                                                                                                      
Farley, Stephen            Mobley, David, Jr.           White, John, Sr.                                                                                                                                 
Gillham, George            McDonald, John               Whistenhunt, Peter                                                                                                                               
Gillham, Nancy             Mobley, William              Westerman, J.L.                                                                                                                                  
Green, L.W.H.C.            Mobley, David, Sr.           Westerman, A.                                                                                                                                    
Griffin, Green             Moore, W.M.                  White, Absalom                                                                                                                                   
Griffin, Wade              Moore, John                  White, Pleasant                                                                                                                                  
Garner, T.R.               McRay, Massey                Williams, Joshua                                                                                                                                 
Gray, Nathaniel            Mauney, G.R.                 Westerman, C.D.                                                                                                                                  
Glasscock, G.W.            McRay, William               Westerman, John                                                                                                                                  
Gilmer, William            Nelson, Robert               Williamson, J.W.                                                                                                                                 
Gillmer, Elijah            Nelson, James                Winford, Benjamin                                                                                                                                
Gilmer, Martin             Nicholas, Joseph             Weaver, Jerry                                                                                                                                    
Gould, William B.          Newton, Jasper               Wingfield, Elijah                                                                                                                                
Graves, G.G.               Orrick, Lorenza              Wingfield, Heap                                                                                                                                  
Graves, William            Orrick, A.B.                 Williams, William                                                                                                                                
Gray, Samuel               Orrick, E.M.                 Williams, A.B.                                                                                                                                   
Harris, John                                                                                  

Pike county Tax Book for the year 1852 received and filed in the auditor's                                                                                                                                             
office $272.88 and charged to sherriff, on page 36, Sheriff's book.                                                                                                                                                                 
                                             C.C. Danley, Auditor                                                                                                                                                       
                                                          of Arkansas                                                                                                                                                   
Amounts charged to the sheriff           $272.88                                                                                                                                                                        
Correct amount of Tax Book               $285.83                                                                                                                                                                        
Difference placed to sheriffs credit     $ 12.95                                                                                                                                                                        
                      Condensed Statement                                                                                                                                                                               
                            302 Polls.                                                                                                                                                                                  
             15948    Acres of Land,                     64331
                22    Town Lots,                          1823
                84    Slaves,                            33950
                 1    Saw-mills,                           500
                 2    Tan-yards,                           100        
                 5    Pleasure Carriage,                   248
               469    Horses & Mares,                    20575
                25    Mules,                              1365
                 1    Jacks and Jennies,                   100        
              1375    Neat Cattle,                       10690
                      Value of Merchandise,                694
                      Money loaned at interest,            721
                      Value of Gold Watches and Jewelry     15
                     Total Value  135312
Pike County, Arkansas Tax List 1852, Arkansas History Commission, Little                                                                                                                                                
Rock, Arkansas.                                                                                                                                                                                                         
Update 09.30.03             Morris Myers 2003                 TAX52PIK.HTM