Tag: Etowah County

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Dr. George W. Wilson born August 10, 1855

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! DR. GEORGE W. WILSON BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1855-aft. 1921) Etowah County, Alabama   Dr. George W. Wilson of Attalla, Alabama was a…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Gadsden – City of Champions was an exciting place Christmas of 1940- [vintage photos from Christmas 1940 & film]

The first substantial white settlement in what is now Gadsden was a village called "Double Springs".This was begun by a mixed American Indian and…

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Robert Haden Abercrombie born September 11, 1837 – photograph

Click …/to see how to honor your ancestor as a Notable Alabama Pioneer Happy Birthday! ROBERT HADEN ABERCROMBIE (1837-1891) Macon  and Etowah County, Alabama   …

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Extreme Kayakers test their fate & the reason for the Masonic Monument at Noccalula Falls is unveiled

Some extreme kayakers tested their fate in the video below in 2011 when they went over the 90-foot waterfall in their kayaks. I wonder if they saw…