Tag: PIKE COUNTY

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Oldest Methodist Church in Pike County is the old “Williams Church” of Brundidge

AN EXCERPT FROM EARLY HISTORY OF PIKE COUNTY ALABAMA (Covering the period from 1821 to 1900) 1 By MRS. MARGARET PACE FARMER2 EARLY CHURCHES…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Quilting Parties – They were once an important party of an Alabama woman’s life

QUILTING PARTIES (Transcribed and unedited story from a WPA (Works Projects Administration) author from Pike County, Alabama) Written by Lois Lynn 11/12/1936 Quilting parties…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH PODCAST -The first Home built in Eufaula, Alabama – Hotels, Bowie Knives, Pistols & Fighting

In early frontier Eufaula, Alabama, there were but few stores in the town, and not many dwellings, all of them were constructed of rough…