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April 16, 1874 – News of people and events transcribed from the Birmingham Iron Age

News of people and events transcribed from the Birmingham Iron Age April 16, 1874 ENTERPRISE – The street cars in Montgomery were put on…

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Personal mentions in the first edition of the Birmingham Iron Age, published on February 12, 1874

Personal mentions from the first edition of the Birmingham Iron Age, published in Birmingham, Alabama on February 12, 1874 by Frank Duval and Roberts.…

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There were many historic Plantations near Faunsdale, Marengo County, Alabama

A number of National Register of Historic Places listed plantations are located a few miles from Faunsdale in Marengo County, Alabama. Faunsdale Plantation Faunsdale Plantation…

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Queries from the past – Abel, Bryan, O’Bar, Manning, Rogers, Reid, Calvert, Posey, Roberts, Walker, Collins, Perry, Gunter, Farris

GENEALOGICAL INQUIRIES FROM THE PAST Transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 08, No. 01, Spring Issue 1946. The authors of these queries have…

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Transcribed excerpts of articles about local people in the Birmingham Iron Age from March 26, 1874.

Below are some excerpts of articles and stories about local people and events mentioned in the Birmingham Iron Age published on March 26, 1874. Brother…

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MONDAY MUSINGS: These epidemics and Acts caused many ancestors to flee their homes

Yellow fever epidemics were particularly difficult in Montgomery and Mobile, Alabama during 1853 and 1870's. Recently, a mass burial site was uncovered in Montgomery,…

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On December 15, 1894, Back from Texas, Moonshiners, Debate and J. L. Allen left his bride behind

Stories Transcribed from the Times Daily December 15, 1894 BACK FROM TEXAS About a year ago about thirty Lauderdale people – men, women and…