Tag: Alabama history

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Selwood Plantation – old photographs and story of a historic plantation that no longer exists

SELWOOD PLANTATION OLD HOMES OF TALLADEGA COUNTY1 (KINGSTON, MT. IDA, SELWOOD, THORNHILL, ALPINE) BY MARY WELCH LEE (MRS. SCEARS LEE) Far off the beaten…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Beautiful excerpt from Journal of seventh governor of Alabama reveals their courtship in early 1800s

Beautiful excerpt from Journal of seventh governor of Alabama reveals their courtship in early 1800s 1 (Mrs. Gayle, wife of John Gayle, Alabama's seventh…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: John Gallagher (ca. 1796 -1839) Lawrence & Mobile Counties

This biography is included in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable  Alabama Pioneers Volume I   JOHN GALLAGHER BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (ca. 1796- 1839) Lawrence…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Brig. Gen. William Flank Perry born March 12, 1823 – photograph

This biography is included in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable  Alabama Pioneers Volume I   BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM FLANK PERRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY(1823 -…