Tag: GENEALOGY

Days Gone By - stories from the past

What really caused the sinking of the Monmouth and killing of over 300 Indians?

From WILD WEST, October 1998 When the Steamboat Monmouth sank in the Mississippi, Creek Indian passengers paid the price. By Cecil Meares Picture of the…

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Picture of a Cottingham house built ca. 1707 in Maryland is an ancestor of Bibb County, Alabama Cottinghams

During my research for my latest historical fiction novel in this series, I was excited to discover a photograph (below) of a Cottingham house…

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Patron – The Butler County News – 1914 includes personal news from the community of New Home about visits from relatives.

(Excerpts transcribed from The Butler County News, Georgiana, Alabama September 10, 1914) NEW HOME Mr. Ed Tillman, of Opp, visited his aunt, Mrs. J.…

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Biography: Edward Kernan Campbell born April 17, 1858 – photograph

Happy Birthday! EDWARD KERNAN CAMPBELL BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1858-1938) Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama Edward Kernan Campbell of Birmingham, Alabama was born April 17, 1858,…