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 All her books can be purchased at 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
News - from the past & the present

Birmingham Barons sold to Cincinnati Reds on August 11th

On August 11, 1939, the city of Birmingham, Alabama baseball fans were excited about the purchase of the Birmingham Barons by the Cincinnati Reds'…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Col. William Barrett Travis August 9, 1809 – Hero of the Alamo

Happy Birthday! COL. WILLIAM BARRETT TRAVIS (Hero of the Alamo) BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1809-1836) Claiborne and Conecuh County, Alabama & Texas   William Barrett…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Silverhill, Baldwin County, Alabama – immigrants from throughout the World settled in this small community

Around the turn of the century, immigrants from many regions of the United States and from other countries began populating Baldwin County: Italians settled…