Category: Genealogy Information

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Some Hinton genealogy research descendants of Malachi Hinton born 1730

Malachi Hinton was born March 5, 1730, in Chowan Co., North Carolina. He married Sarah Wimberly June 16, 1764, in Edgecombe co., North Carolina.…

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PATRON + BIOGRAPHY: Pioneer Martha Hill on July 26, 1802, in Bibb County, Alabama

This is an excerpt from the book Compiled records of BIBB COUNTY, ALABAMA PIONEERS VOLUME I: Biographies Genealogy Reports, Notes & Records MARTHA HILL…

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John G. Bamberg from PA. (1760-1801) has descendants in Alabama

John G. Bamberg (1760-1801) was born Jun 1760 in Eastern, Pennsylvania, USA or Bavaria and died 1801 in Lexington, Orangeburg, South Carolina, USA. He…

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Samuel Lowery was a Revolutionary War Soldier – here are some descendants in Alabama

Samuel Lowery was believed to have been born around 1760 in Ireland. He married Hanna Jeffers/Peppers in Virginia. She was born 1768 in Virginia…

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FEATURE BOOK- Great Alabama history book for genealogist and historian

Great book for genealogists as a reference book as well—from Alabama's first historian! Pickett's History of Alabama: And Incidentally of Georgia and Mississippi from the…

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UPDATE: Found – a Picture of Cottingham house built ca. 1707 in Maryland – an ancestor of Bibb County, Alabama Cottinghams

During my research for my historical fiction novel in this series, I was excited to discover a photograph (below) of a Cottingham house built…

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Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable Alabama Pioneers Volume II has now been updated with many direct links to burial sites. 

Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable Alabama Pioneers Volume II has now been updated with many direct links to burial sites. It is also now…

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Are any of these people one of your ancestors? We may have a biography on them

We have published many biographies on many early Alabama citizens in our series of currently - 8 books, of Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable…

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Save yourself hours of family research on Adams family with this inexpensive genealogy book.

Save yourself hours of family research on Adams's family with this inexpensive genealogy book. ADAMS FAMILY OF ALABAMA Documents, Notes and Genealogy records is 100…

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Did you know that the ancestor of Ball residents in Alabama lived near President George Washington?

John Ball was born 1675 in Stafford Co., Virginia and died 1722 in Stafford County, Virginia. He married Winnifred Williams on Mary 9, 1713…

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Bibb County, Alabama had many early pioneers who served with General Jackson

During the "Alabama Fever" period of United States history, early settlers migrated to Alabama from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky, and…

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Do you have ancestors in central Alabama? This book may help your research

Lying at the southern extremity of the Appalachian Mountains, Shelby County is richly endowed with abundant natural resources and unrivaled beauty in the profile…

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Many of these men received free bounty land in Alabama after the Revolutionary War

After the Revolutionary War, free bounty land was offered by the federal government to citizens and soldiers for their service. The practice of awarding…

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Did you know that William Barrett Travis of Alamo fame was a native of Alabama?

Biographies of Notable and Not-So-Notable: Alabama Pioneers Volume 1 includes the genealogy and biography of William Barrett Travis of Alamo fame and Elisha Cottingham,…