Author: 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
Days Gone By - stories from the past

Mysterious, haunted mansion [pics and films] in Tuscaloosa has many historical connections

The beautiful Jemison-Van de Graaff Mansion in Tuscaloosa, Alabama is filled with mysteries such as a door that leads nowhere, deep underground tunnels, 2-foot…

Patron

Patron – Feb. 12, 1874-Business notes, owners and endorsements from 1st edition of the Birmingham Iron Age in 1874

Patron member story - This article and more abstracts are available in the eBook ALABAMA GENEALOGY NOTES: Volume I OR Click …/ to see how to Become a Patron…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Joseph Glover Baldwin born January 21, 1815 – Sumter County, Alabama

Happy Birthday! JOSEPH GLOVER BALDWIN GENEALOGY and BIOGRAPHY (1815 – 1864) Sumter County, Alabama Joseph Baldwin was a Virginian, born January 21, 1815 in…

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Elmore County, Alabama [film and photographs] was home to many Native American towns

Update: Next Fort Toulouse - Fort Jackson frontier days are on November 7, 2018 - Mark your calendar. Elmore County created 1866 Elmore County…

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Biography: George Willoughby Hails born January 20, 1847 – photograph

Happy Birthday! GEORGE WILLOUGHBY HAILS BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1847-aft. 1910) MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA   George Willoughby Hails was born Jan. 20, 1847 near Montgomery, Alabama.…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Presbyterian Church – my first preach was made, in a little grocery. I stood by a whiskey barrel, upon the head of which I laid my books.

Continued - The following has been transcribed from Transactions of the Alabama Historical Society: New series Volume 4 By Alabama Historical Society 1904 THE…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Charles Abercrombie born ca.1742 – a Revolutionary War Soldier

CHARLES ABERCROMBIE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1742-1819) Hancock County, Georgia Charles Abercrombie was a soldier of the American Revolution, and an early settler of Hancock…