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Patron

PATRON – In 1909, Visitors, banker, and a new soda fountain made the news in Seale, Alabama.

(Excerpts transcribed from Phenix-Girad Journal (Girard, Alabama) February 6, 1909) LETTER FROM SEALE G. W. Willis, a prominent planter of Loflin, was in town…

Patron

PATRON – Crouch-Walker wedding, former residents and Bible class were in the news on February 6, 1909

(Excerpts transcribed from Phenix-Girad Journal (Girard, Alabama) February 6, 1909) APPROACHING MARRIAGE The following invitations have been received by the many friends of Miss…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

UPDATED WITH FILM Glennville Plantation – beautiful interior photographs and film of a time forgotten

Glennville Plantation also known as Elmoreland is truly a beautiful mansion. Click on this link and scroll to the bottom of the page to see more vintage…

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Biography: Charles Abercrombie born ca.1742 – a Revolutionary War Soldier

CHARLES ABERCROMBIE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1742-1819) Hancock County, Georgia Charles Abercrombie was a soldier of the American Revolution, and an early settler of Hancock…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Glennville – a history of the people of by-gone days with pictures of some of their houses

GLENNVILLE, ALABAMA (Transcribed From Smartt, Eugenia Persons..History of Eufaula, Alabama. Birmingham, Ala.: Roberts & Son, printers, 1930, c1933. - Some of the homes mentioned…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Two of the oldest & best preserved examples of Greek Revival architecture in Alabama can be found in Russell County

A Tale of Two Churches By Amanda Gallatin On a rural stretch of Russell County Highway 22, one can find two of the oldest…