WILLMUTH, WILLIAM LOVE - Lawrence County, Arkansas | WILLIAM LOVE WILLMUTH - Arkansas Gravestone Photos

William Love WILLMUTH

Willmuth Cemetery
Lawrence County,
Arkansas

William 30 Jun 1842 - 30 Sep 1900
Catherine 09 Oct 1846 - 31 Jan 1932

Married: 17 Mar 1867

William's parents were Edmond and Mary Edwards Willmuth; Catherine's parents were Ephraim and Margaret Stevens Sharp

Family folklore has it that William injured his arm during the war which resulted in a open, running sore that eventually poisoned his mind and he became violently insane. He was locked in a small room built in the family home's living room due to his violent outbursts.Sharp for whom Sharp County was named.

Contributed on 1/23/08 by vassarconnie
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Record #: 11851

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Submitted: 1/23/08 • Approved: 2/7/11 • Last Updated: 5/4/15 • R11851-G1302-S3

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