Tag: GENEALOGY

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PATRON+ TOMBSTONE TUESDAY: The trade of watch-making was the impetus of this epitaph

This man's trade of watch-making was used in his unusual epitaph on his tombstone. "Here lies in horizontal position The outside case of George…

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UPDATED WITH PODCAST – A lady from Birmingham became the First Lady of Costa Rica and is now living in Montgomery, Alabama

Not a Fairy Tale Does the title of this story sound like a fairy tale or too far-fetched to be true? It really happened in the…

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PATRON – Alabama Governor’s daughter marries a Canadian, Candidates & other local Crenshaw County news in 1908

(Excerpt transcribed from Crenshaw County News, Luverne, Alabama January 16, 1908) ALABAMA CULLINGS Governor's Daughter Weds Miss Catherine Comer, daughter of Governor and Mrs.…

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PATRON – Names of Judges, personal news, McClinton, Beck, Dove and other names mentioned in Linden news in 1892

SCROLL DOWN TO READ MORE (Excerpts transcribed from The Democrat-Reporter, Linden, Alabama, Dec. 8, 1892) NOTICE LAND OFFICE IN MONTGOMERY Dec. 3rd 1892 I,…