Category: Genealogy Information

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Biography: George Shepherd Ham born March 17, 1839 – photograph

Happy Birthday! GEORGE SHEPHERD HAM BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1839-1913) Talladega County, Alabama   George Shepherd Ham was a respected and well-to-do farmer living near…

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Cherokee County – a site where the ‘Trail of Tears’ Indians were placed in a stockade [film & photographs]

Relationship with the Indians The relations of the settlers of Cherokee County with the Cherokees in the country were very friendly. Many of the…

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Auburn, Alabama – home of Auburn University was settled after the Native Americans left in 1833

Auburn, located in Lee County is the largest city in eastern Alabama with a 2014 population of 60,258. It is college town, home of…

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Interesting description of a group of people called Cajans around Mobile Alabama written before 1940 –

THE CAJANS OF SOUTH ALABAMA Occupying the pine and oak woods of Mobile County in southern Alabama are a group of people of mixed…

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The Masonic Apron – a true story – this happened frequently during the Civil War

The Masonic Apron by Vicky Clemmons My deep love and devotion for the older generations have always been evident by the company I keep,…