Tag: Monroe County

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Professor Thomas Chalmers McCorvey born August 18, 1852

Happy Birthday! THOMAS CHALMERS MCCORVEY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1852 - 1932) Monroe and Tuscaloosa County, Alabama Colonel T. C. McCorvey was born in Monroe…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

[film & old pictures] Can you believe the Masonic building where the Marquis de Lafayette was hosted in 1825 is still standing?

Below is the monument about Lafayette's visit at Claiborne, Alabama in 1825 (Carol Highsmith 2010 Library of Congress) Words on the monument state: Piache, an Indian…