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Biography: Col. Albert J. Pickett August 13,1810 – photograph

Colonel Albert James Pickett COLONEL ALBERT J. PICKETT BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (b. 1810 d. 1858) Autauga County, Alabama Colonel Albert J. Pickett was born…

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Did you know that in 1896 Alabama had three sets of Republican delegates to the National convention?

AN ALABAMA CONTEST The United States presidential election of 1896 was the 28th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 3, 1896. It was…

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

Greensboro was first named the Russell Settlement, and then renamed Troy, Alabama

EARLY GREENSBORO, HALE COUNTY, ALABAMA Settled by the Russell family The locality of Greensboro was settled in 1816 by a large family connection named Russell,…