Category: Genealogy Information

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BIOGRAPHY: Rev. J. C. Curry – October 17, 1852 – African American

Happy Birthday! REV. J. C. CURRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1852-aft. 1896) Shelby, Marion, and Montgomery County, Alabama Rev. J. C. Curry, of Mount Meigs, Montgomery…

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Many Alabama pioneers settled in Perry County including John Frederick Shaeffer

  Many Alabama pioneers settled in Perry County including John Frederick Shaeffer who was born Aug. 17, 1774 John Frederick Shaeffer was born Aug…

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BIOGRAPHY: William Alexander Curry born Oct. 15, 1842 – photograph

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! WILLIAM ALEXANDER CURRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1842-1901) Bullock County, Alabam William Alexander Curry, planter, and merchant was born in Union Springs, Bullock…

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UPDATED WITH PODCAST -The oldest incorporated town in Alabama has connections to two US Presidents [old photographs & film]

Even though it encompasses only 64 acres, Mooresville can boast to being the oldest incorporated town in Alabama and has a connection with two Presidents…

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Perry County was settled before Alabama became a state and was originally a much larger county in Alabama

Did you know that Perry County was settled before Alabama became a state and was originally a much larger county in Alabama? Many people…

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Biography: Hunter Dickinson Farish September 12, 1897 – Director of Research at Colonial Williamsburg

Happy Birthday! HUNTER DICKINSON FARISH BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1897- 1945) Montgomery Monroe and Wilcox County, Alabama Hunter Dickinson Farish was born at Montgomery, Alabama,…

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Names and minutes of the Ladies Memorial Association of Perote, Bullock County, Alabama

Names and minutes of the Ladies Memorial Association of Perote, Bullock County, Alabama REMINISCENCES OF PEROTE IN BULLOCK By A Native Catharine Elizabeth (Hixon)…

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Research on descendants of the TERRY FAMILY surname in Alabama

SOME TERRY FAMILIES OF ALABAMA is a  378 page e-book that includes a compilation of documented genealogy records, notes and brief biographies of JAMES TERRY (1727-…

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Some unidentified photographs from the Alabama Department of Archives and History

Some unidentified photographs from the Alabama Department of Archives and History Four unidentified women, wearing suits and hats. The woman on the extreme right…

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Perry County, Alabama Vol. II reveals intertwining relationships between the families

A Collection of PERRY COUNTY ALABAMA PIONEERS BIOGRAPHIES & GENEALOGIES VOLUME II  includes genealogical information from Brush Creek area of Perry County, Alabama. Books make great gifts! Marion, Perry…

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There were many Revolutionary War soldiers in Alabama – here are biographies of a few

After the Revolutionary War, free bounty land was offered by the federal government to citizens and soldiers for their service. No bounty land was…