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Six generations of Isaac Abercrombie of Perry County, Alabama

Isaac Abercrombie was a pioneer of Perry County, Alabama (born 1748 Scotland – died 1825 Alabama) This book is a…

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He wanted to split Dale County in two, even if it had to be done with a broad axe [old pictures]

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Biography: Nathaniel Brown Linder born September 23, 1822 – photograph

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SUNDAY SOLILOQUY: Growing up in a small town like Attalla had many benefits [old photographs]

GROWING UP IN A SMALL TOWN by Inez McCollum Attalla, the small Alabama town I grew up in, was so…

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1819 Court Session minutes from Cahawba County, Alabama

This was published in 1st edition of THE CAHAWBA JOURNAL (It has been copied as it was written in THE…

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Biography: Mrs. W. C. Wheeler (September 22, 1848 – October 24, 1876)

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Mahan boys and their comrades – early pioneers to Bibb and Shelby County

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Biography: Rev. James Hugh Blair Hall born September 22, 1855 – photograph

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SATURDAY SECRET: how to wash feathers, remove machine grease & clean oil-cloths

Our ancestors found ingenious ways to clean, and renew almost everything as can be seen from these instructions from a…

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Convicts of Alabama – State Penitentiary November 1846

CONVICTS OF ALABAMA STATE PENITENTIARY, November 1846 (from Ancestry.com -transcribed by Steven Jackson) As a general rule of the early…

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Very thought-provoking soliloquy written by a woman about life two years after the War Between the States!

Very thought-provoking soliloquy written by a woman about life two years after the War Between the States! This really provides insight…

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Essential book for WWI genealogy research in Alabama

This KINDLE book includes all the deaths from World War I, listed by the county where they last resided, over…

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Buccaneers attacked the first white settlers of Cherokee County, Alabama

The first white settlers of Cherokee County, Alabama experienced many troubles from a gang of buccaneers. This story tells how…

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The last major battle fought on Alabama soil with the Native Americans was near Midway in present day Bullock County, Alabama

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Great description of town and people of Decatur, Alabama before it was burned during the Civil War

RECOLLECTIONS OF CAROLINE LEADINGHAM (Written June 8, 1895) Our home and the place of my birth was near Mooresville, Limestone…

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Biography: John McRae Alford born September 21, 1861

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FUNNY FRIDAY: He’s about as useless as a screen door on a submarine

FUNNY FRIDAY: He's about as useless as a screen door on a submarine The people in the South have always…

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Personal Newspaper Abstracts from Bibb Blade, Bibb County, Alabama – January 1883

Abstracts from Bibb Blade January 1883 NEW BUILDINGS Mr. Jno. P. Cottingham is building a dwelling and business-house on Main…

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Biography: Warren Randolph Bell born Septembe 20, 1839 – photograph

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Many Aldrich families in Alabama will find this useful

REVIEW: Some ancestors I haven't found elsewhere. By Valerie J. R. Atkinson The Aldrich family of Alabama can trace their family tree…

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Revolutionary War Soldier Samuel Lowery had many descendants in Alabama!

Discover Samuel Lowery's descendants in Some Alabama Descendants of SAMUEL LOWERY Revolutionary War Soldier Revolutionary War( usembassy.gov) Revolutionary War Soldier…

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High explosives were once manufactured in many small towns in Alabama

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THROWBACK THURSDAY: Elections for early representatives of Bibb County, Alabama were often heated

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Elections for early representatives of Bibb County, Alabama were often heated Antiquities of Bibb (Transcribed from The Centreville…

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Biography: George Elmer Crowell born September 20, 1873

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Some TEAGUE, Court records for Benton (now Calhoun) County, AL.

Some TEAGUE, Court records for Benton (now Calhoun) County, AL (Emailed to www.alabamapioneers.com by a reader) April 26, 1839 (Filed)…

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USA national debt – In 1894 speech Hon. Jos. Wheeler of Alabama cited statistics when and why it started

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FORGOTTEN PHOTOS: Vintage photographs of soldiers in the Confederacy with links to the source of photographs found at the ADAH

FORGOTTEN PHOTOS: Vintage photographs of soldiers in the Confederacy with links to the source of photographs found at the ADAH…

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Biography: Theodore Ackland or Acklen born September 19,1833

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Did you know that in 1932 the Birmingham Municipal Airport was the only airport in the South that received an A-T-A rating [vintage photographs]

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RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Grandma’s cure for Aching Limbs – and more – health remedies for the 1880s

RECIPE WEDNESDAY: Grandma's cure for Aching Limbs - and more - health remedies for the 1880s Do you have trouble…