Tag: REVOLUTIONARY WAR

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Anne Newport Royall – Escaping the Tories, Lawrence County, Alabama

Anne Royall (June 11, 1769 – October 1, 1854) was a traveler and writer and was one of the first newspaperwomen. She married Captain…

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UPDATED WITH PODCAST Biography: Charles Hooks born February 20, 1768 Revolutionary War Soldier

Happy Birthday! CHARLES HOOKS REVOLUTIONARY WAR SOLDIER (1768- 1843) Montgomery County, Alabama Charles Hooks is buried in Montgomery county, about twenty miles from the…

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Biography: General John Archer Elmore born August 21, 1762 Revolutionary War Soldier

Happy Birthday! GENERAL JOHN ARCHER ELMORE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1762-1834) Autauga County, Alabama General John Archer Elmore was born in Prince Edward County, Virginia…

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Revolutionary War soldiers in Alabama includes a woman – Do you know her name?

After the Revolutionary War, free bounty land was offered by the federal government to citizens and soldiers for their service. The practice of awarding…

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Revolutionary War Soldier Samuel Lowery had many descendants in Alabama!

Discover Samuel Lowery's descendants in Some Alabama Descendants of SAMUEL LOWERY Revolutionary War Soldier Revolutionary War( usembassy.gov) Revolutionary War Soldier Samuel Lowery was believed to…

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Many of these men received free bounty land in Alabama after the Revolutionary War

After the Revolutionary War, free bounty land was offered by the federal government to citizens and soldiers for their service. The practice of awarding…

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There were many Revolutionary War soldiers in Alabama – here are biographies of a few

After the Revolutionary War, free bounty land was offered by the federal government to citizens and soldiers for their service.   No bounty land…

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Aaron Smith (1720- 1776) fought in American Revolution & was massacred by Indians

Aaron Smith born (1720 – 1776) and his brother, Captain John Carraway Smith fought in the American Revolution and were captured and held at…