Tag: Baptist

Days Gone By - stories from the past

The oldest church in Jefferson County was in Jonesboro, Alabama and is still in existence

CANAAN BAPTIST CHURCH Oldest Church in Jefferson County By Bess Stout Lambert [Transcribed from The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol. 02, No. 04, Winter Issue…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography of Rev. Nathan Ashby born August 5, 1810 ex-slave

Happy Birthday!  REV. NATHAN ASHBY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1810-1887) Monroe and Montgomery County, Alabama Ashby, Rev. Nathan, of Montgomery, was born in Fredericksburg, Va., August 5, 1810.…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Wallace Reverdy Bishop, M.D. born February 4, 1873 – photograph

Happy Birthday! WALLACE REVERDY BISHOP, M. D. BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1873-1908) Talladega county, Alabama Wallace Reverdy Bishop, M. D., practiced medicine in Talladega. He…