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BiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Rev. John Wesley Starr August 7, 1809

This biography is also in the book Biographies of Notable and Not-So-Notable: Alabama Pioneers (Volume 1)   REV. JOHN WESLEY STARR BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY(1808…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

The Great Awakening leader Jonathan Edwards’ grandson resided in Alabama and is related to Alabama Governor

On June 21, 1865 -President Andrew Johnson appointed Lewis Parsons a provisional Alabama governor.  Parsons, the grandson of Great Awakening leader Jonathan Edwards, moved…