Tag: EARLY SETTLERS OF ALABAMA

BiographiesGenealogy Information

BIOGRAPHY: William Raiford Pickett born 1777 – photograph

This biography is included in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable  Alabama Pioneers Volume I WILLIAM RAIFORD PICKETT BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1777-1850) Autauga County, Alabama…

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…