Tag: Colbert County

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Joshua Burns Moore born March 11, 1826

Happy Birthday! JOSHUA BURNS MOORE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1826-1897) Franklin and Colbert Counties, Alabama Joshua Burns Moore was a lawyer and Alabama State senator.…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Do you know the name of the college in Alabama (still exists) that was once the leading college in the South?

Today, LaGrange College is a private, four-year liberal arts and sciences college, affiliated with the Methodist Church in LaGrange, Georgia. LaGrange College actually opened…

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

Anecdotes about the pioneer Prewitts and Myatts buried in Colbert County, Alabama

COLBERTIANS By R. L. James SECTION III OBITUARIES AND CEMETERY RECORDS To the Readers of the Alabama Historical Quarterly: (The Alabama Historical Quarterly, Vol.…