Tag: LAWRENCE COUNTY

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: John McDowell born August 10, 1758

Happy Birthday! JOHN MCDOWELL BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1758-1841) Lawrence County, Alabama   John McDowell first settled in Oglethorpe County, Georgia, moved to Bowling Green,…

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Biography: John Daniel McCluskey born Aug. 6, 1841 – photograph

HAPPY BIRTHDAY! JOHN DANIEL McCLUSKEY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1841-aft. 1904) Franklin, Lawrence County, Alabama John Daniel McCluskey was a lawyer, legislator and Democratic politician…

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Anne Newport Royall – She was alone in the wilderness with her seven children when she met Andrew Jackson in 1818 – guess what happened next

In 1818, before Alabama became a state, Anne Newport Royall (June 11, 1769 – October 1, 1854) was a traveler in Alabama. After her husband…

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Alabama Pioneers biography book – Volume one – has been revised with pics and links & is available in paperback

Revised with direct links to many sources and burial sites! This book includes the genealogy of and biography of William Barrett Travis of Alamo…