Tag: 1810’s

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

Battle between the South Carolinians and Tennesseans in Alabama

In 1815, several worthy citizens left the upper district of South Carolina and moved to the State of Tennessee, and early in 1817, immigrated…

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TWO HUNDRED YEARS AGO: Gov. William Wyatt Bibb wrote this message to the Legislature of the Alabama Territory.

TWO HUNDRED YEARS AGO: Gov. William Wyatt Bibb wrote this message to the Legislature of the Alabama Territory. (Transcribed from Natchez Gazette, Natchez, Mississippi,…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

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

This biography is also in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-So-Notable: Alabama Pioneers (Volume 1)   JOSEPH GLOVER BALDWIN GENEALOGY and BIOGRAPHY (1815…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Anne Newport Royall – A letter written in 1817 describes the frivolity of Huntsville, Alabama & meeting with Major Rose

Anne Royall (June 11, 1769 – October 1, 1854) traveler and author, was one of the first newspaperwomen in America. When her husband died…

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

“Where shall I fly to, in God’s name?” – story of Indian attack in Alabama [photographs, video]

(Margaret Eades was the wife of Jeremiah Austill of the Legendary Canoe Fight. She, like her husband was an early pioneers of Alabama. In…