Tag: Pickens County

Alabama Pioneers HonoredBiographiesGenealogy Information

Biography: Michael Propst born February 26, 1792

Happy Birthday! Descendants of Michael Propst of Cabarrus County, NC, in Alabama submitted by Violet Wilcox The origin of the original Cabarrus County Propst…

Patron

Patron – Jan. 3, 1855 – Pickens county – List of letters at post office & Candidates for political office

Patron member story (Extract from Pickens County Herald and West Alabamian (Carrollton, Alabama Jan 3, 1855) LIST OF LETTERS Remaining in the Post-Office at…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

On September 30, 1945: Aliceville Camp, a prisoner-of-war camp in Pickens County for members of German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel’s Africa Korps, was deactivated.[pics & film]

In 1940, Aliceville in Pickens County, Alabama was an isolated, rural small town with a population of around 2,000 located in West Central Alabama.…

Days Gone By - stories from the pastGenealogy Information

Ellis Gore born Oct 3, 1800 tells what his life was like as a farmer in Pickens County, Alabama

Transcribed story from the Birmingham Iron Age which was published on March 19, 1874 reveals what a typical farmers' life was like in Pickens…