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Sometimes biographical information is hidden in old books

Sometimes biographical information about people in Alabama can be found in the strangest places. Many books are out-of-print so we are gathering information we…

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Save money and hours of research on early YEAGER/YAGER settlers in Alabama!

In my personal genealogy research, I often spent days in courthouses, libraries and cemeteries, as well as considerable expense copying records only to discover…

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Many of these men were early pioneers of Alabama – check the names

The biographies of the Alabamians in Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable Alabama Pioneers Vol. IV  come from many sources. A good deal of the information…

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Are you looking for biographical information on an Alabama ancestor?

This inexpensive genealogy book may help with information on an Alabama ancestor. Biographies of Notable and Not-so-Notable Alabama Pioneers Volume VI is the fourth volume of Notable…

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Many of these old biographies in volume V were written when the subjects were alive

The biographies of the Alabamians in this book come from many sources. A good deal of the information comes from source books written when…

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Don’t waste time and money completing genealogy research others have done on Goodwin name!

When I began my my personal genealogy quest, I often spent days in courthouses, libraries and cemeteries as well as considerable expense copying records…

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Many of these biographies were Revolutionary War soldiers

Great book for Genealogists and Alabama Historians! Biographies of Notable and Not-So-Notable Alabama Pioneers Vol. VIII is the eighth book of Biographies on Notable and Not-so-Notable…

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Are you searching for family members who were in central Alabama prior to 1901? This is a good resource

The University of the State of Alabama was opened April 18, 1831, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, the state's capital at the time and many pioneers…

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Genealogy book on JOHN T. ‘SQUIRE’ BOYD, an early pioneer of Perry County, Alabama

JOHN T. 'SQUIRE' BOYD, an early pioneer of Perry County, Alabama is believed to have been the son of Robert and Rosannah (Stewart) Boyd…

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Do you have an ancestor who resided in Southeast Alabama in 1908?

Find your southeast Alabama ancestor in THE DOTHAN EAGLE, HOUSTON COUNTY, ALABAMA 1908 NEWSPAPER ABSTRACTS Dothan was a railroad hub for Southeast Florida and…

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The surnames of many people in Bibb County, Alabama date back to pioneer days

During the "Alabama Fever" period of United States history, early settlers migrated to Alabama from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Georgia, Kentucky, and…

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This Alabama ancestral line is mentioned in a best-selling novel and inspired historical fiction series

Alabama Descendants of ELISHA COTTINGHAM (ca. 1755-ca. 1820) is the Cottingham family mentioned in the best-selling novel, Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans…

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Alexander Grancer Cobb born 1772, SC – died in 1856 Bibb County, Alabama

Don't waste time researching genealogy others have completed. This book is filled with genealogy research, notes and sources of information on Alexander Grancer Cobb's…

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Have you seen the John Washington Mackey, Perry County, Alabama family research book?

John Washington Mackey was an early pioneer of Perry County, Alabama is believed to have been the son of John G. and Mary Mackey…