Tag: BARBOUR COUNTY

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Biography: Isaac Ball Feagin born July 17, 1833 – photograph

Happy Birthday! ISAAC BALL FEAGIN BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1833- 1900) Barbour County, Alabama Isaac Ball Feagin (deceased May 2, 1900) was born in Jones county, Ga.,…

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PATRON + Clayton claims to have sent forth 1st soldiers to enlist for duration of Civil War [vintage pics]

OLD CLAYTON, BARBOUR COUNTY, ALABAMA (Transcribed From Smartt, Eugenia Persons..History of Eufaula, Alabama. Birmingham, Ala.: Roberts & Son, printers, 1930, c1933.) The town of…

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There is a connection with this old plantation mansion and Auburn University. [old photographs film]

The beautiful plantation mansions of Glennville, Alabama have a connection with Auburn University. Glennville was named for Rev. James E. Glenn who came to…

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Patron – March 1861 – Clayton, Some names in legal notices include Hancock, Smith, McDonald, Pipkin, Calhoun, Thomas and more

Patron – March 1861 – Clayton, Some names in legal notices include Hancock, Smith, McDonald, Pipkin, Calhoun, Thomas and more (Excerpts transcribed from Clayton…

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Patron – Preparing for the War Between the States, deaths, and a divorce occurred in Clayton, Alabama March 1861

Patron – Preparing for the War Between the States, deaths, and a divorce occurred in Clayton, Alabama March 1861 (Excerpts transcribed from Clayton Banner,…

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Barbour County – Creek Indian Nation occupied for many years – forced to evacuate after 1832

In the early 1830's the eyes of the country were turned upon the eastern frontier of Alabama where the long occupancy of the Creek…

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Glennville – a history of the people of by-gone days with pictures of some of their houses

GLENNVILLE, ALABAMA (Transcribed From Smartt, Eugenia Persons..History of Eufaula, Alabama. Birmingham, Ala.: Roberts & Son, printers, 1930, c1933. - Some of the homes mentioned…

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The small historic community of Batesville, Alabama had four churches for 400-500 residents

This small community in Barbour County had 400-500 residents and four churches in pioneer days.  A local historian, Margaret Clayton Russell, talked about Batesville in…