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Marion, Perry County, Alabama was once called Muckle’s Ridge

Note: The city of Marion was first named Muckle’s Ridge, but was renamed in honor of Francis Marion, the "Swamp Fox," hero of the American Revolution. Sam Houston, later…

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Perry County was settled before Alabama became a state and was originally a much larger county in Alabama

Many people settled in Alabama for a time when the Mississippi Territory opened, then moved further west. Perry County was a much larger county in…

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Perry County, Alabama Vol. II reveals intertwining relationships between the families

A Collection of PERRY COUNTY ALABAMA PIONEERS BIOGRAPHIES & GENEALOGIES VOLUME II  includes genealogical information from Brush Creek area of Perry County, Alabama. Books make great gifts! Marion, Perry…