4 comments

  1. Rick Hughes

    I would have thought it would be Madison County,because the secretary of war for the confederacy was from Huntsville.

  2. Billy, I enjoyed this so much. Mr. Rob Bennett would love it. Each time I went to the bank, he gave me interesting information on the Civil War. Members from Pike & Barbour Co. were part of the Perote Guards. I don’t think we had Bullock Co at that time as we were originally a part of Pike Co.

  3. Always interested to hear of history of Barbour County. Robert Dill and Ben Petty were 3 GGF”s. 2nd Great Grandfather Charles Lewis Petty was a member of the Barbour Greys. 4GGF Charles Lewis appears on many old documents and probably surveyed the land for Clayton.

  4. Everett Owens

    The Gus Borders mentioned is my Great, Great Grandfather.

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