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TOMBSTONE TUESDAY: These epitaphs for wives reveal the state of the marriage

These epitaphs for wives reveal the state of the marriage

Here lies the body of James Robinson


and

Ruth, his wife;

Their warfare is accomplished.

————–

This spot is the sweetest I’ve seen in my life,

For it raises the flowers and covers my wife.

—————

Cynthy Ann is berried here

Be easy with her,

Lord,

And, you won’t lose nothin’,

She was a plaguey good wife to me

But

She wouldn’t be druv

ALABAMA FOOTPRINTS Pioneers: Lost & Forgotten Stories (Volume 3) – continues the Alabama Footprints series with lost and forgotten stories of the earliest Alabama pioneers.

Stories include:

  • The Yazoo land fraud;
  • Daily life as an Alabama pioneer;
  • The capture and arrest of Vice-president Aaron Burr
  • The early life of William Barrett Travis, hero of the Alamo;
  • Description of Native Americans of early Alabama including the visit by Tecumseh;
  • Treaties and building the first roads in Alabama.

ALABAMA FOOTPRINTS Pioneers: Lost & Forgotten Stories (Volume 3) (Paperback)


By (author): Donna R Causey
List Price:$12.97 USD
New From:$11.77 USD In Stock

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and www.daysgoneby.me All her books can be purchased at Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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