Tag: GREENE COUNTY

Days Gone By - stories from the past

A community in Greene County, Alabama was first known as “Mesopotamia.” Do you know which one?

A community in Greene County, Alabama was first known as "Mesopotamia." This name is perpetuated in the title of "The Mesopotamia Female Academy." In…

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BIOGRAPHY – Alabama pioneer Alfred Anderson was born on September 2, 1800, in Maryland

Click …/to see how to honor your ancestor as a Notable Alabama Pioneer ALFRED ANDERSON BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1800-1849) Greene and Lowndes Counties, Alabama Alfred…

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PATRON – Old Greensboro Female Academy in Alabama had many excellent female graduates, including a popular author

OLD GREENSBORO FEMALE ACADEMY1 Published 1908 In December, 1839, a meeting was held in the Greensboro Lyceum (in Hale County, Alabama) by the subscribers…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -Horse Racing took place in the main street of Greensboro, Alabama in the early days

Horse Racing (Excerpt below was published in 1908) Among the first ordinances passed by the Intendant and Council of Greensboro, Alabama was one to prohibit…