William H. Churchman

Father: John Wesley Churchman, b. 1774 in Virginia

Mother: Francis ??, b. 1779 in North Carolina -- d. After 1850 in Yell County, Arkansas

Family 1:

  1. Sarah Churchman, b. ca 1841
  2. William H. Churchman, Jr., b. ca 1846 -- enrolled October 4, 1863 at Dardanelle, AR into Fourth Arkansas Union Cavalry -- died March 1, 1864 of a fever while stationed at Dardanelle
  3. Nancy Churchman, b. ca 1849

Family 2: Abigail "Abbie" Jane Coker, b. 1819 in the White River country (now Marion County, Arkansas) -- d. ca 1869 in Arkansas -- daughter of William Coker and Elizabeth Hudpath

  1. Mary C. Churchman, b. October, 1853 in Arkansas
  2. John James Churchman, b. August, 1854 in Arkansas
  3. Joseph Churchman, b. 1858 in Arkansas


  1. Article, "John Churchman of Cherokee Spring, Virginia, Arkansas", by Joe Carter from Wagon Wheels published by The Society of Paris, Ark, 1980-, Fall, 1995, pages 30-34
  2. Research by Don A. Gibson
  3. Fourth Arkansas Union Cavalry - Service Records by Desmond Walls Allen, p. 46
  4. Information regarding Abigail's parents contributed by Carrie Shelton
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