Tag: EARLY SETTLERS OF ALABAMA

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Biography: Temple Lea born ca. 1780

 TEMPLE LEA BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1780-1834) Perry County, Alabama   Temple Lea was the son of George Lea and Lucy Talbert of Virginia. He…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST Dueling [film] continued in Alabama until around 1861 even though it was illegal

Dueling occurred everywhere in the United States, including Alabama from its earliest history until about 1861, notwithstanding stringent laws against it as a way…