Tag: 1840’s

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Biography: Hugh Graham Darby was born August 3, 1848

Click …/to see how to honor your ancestor as a Notable Alabama Pioneer Happy Birthday! HUGH GRAHAM DARBY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1848-1927) Talladega County, Alabama…

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Varner-Alexander House [old photographs] – built by pioneer William Varner still remains in Tuskegee

(Thankfully this beautiful old home has been saved and fully restored.  It is now the residence of Tuskegee University's President.) (continued below) VARNER-ALEXANDER HOUSE ALSO…

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Biography: William Strudwick Anderson born February 27, 1848 – photograph

Happy Birthday! WILLIAM STRUDWICK ANDERSON BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1848-1927) Marengo and Baldwin County, Alabama. William Strudwick Anderson, lawyer and circuit judge, was born February…

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Biography: William Everette Berry born February 17, 1847 – photograph

Happy Birthday! WILLIAM EVERETTE BERRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1847- aft. 1904) Jefferson County, Alabama William Everette Berry, of Birmingham, Alabama, was born Feb. 17,…

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Biography: William Jeffreys Alston born December 31, 1800

Happy Birthday! WILLIAM JEFFREYS ALSTON BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1800-1876) Marengo County, Alabama William Jeffreys Alston was born December 31, 1800, near Petersburg. Georgia, the…

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Biography: Major Lewis Henry Crumpler born December 27, 1843 – photograph

Happy Birthday! MAJOR LEWIS HENRY CRUMPLER BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1843-1910) Autauga, Coosa and Talladega County, Alabama Maj. Lewis Henry Crumpler was one of the…

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BIOGRAPHY: Elisha Wilson Holland born November 30, 1844 – photograph

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! ELISHA WILSON HOLLAND BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1844-1929) Shelby County, Alabama   A well-known citizen of Shelby County was Elisha Wilson Holland, a member of…