Tag: TALLADEGA COUNTY

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Biography: Thomas Verdine Knight born March 19, 1856

Happy Birthday! THOMAS VERDINE KNIGHT BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1856-1948) Coosa & Talladega County, Alabama Thomas Verdine Knight, of Sylacauga, was a farmer and general…

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Biography: George Marcus Cruikshank born March 15, 1852 – photograph

Happy Birthday! GEORGE MARCUS CRUIKSHANK BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (b. 1852 Kentucky, d. 9/15/1936) Talladega, Autauga, Jefferson County, Alabama George M. Cruikshank, the editor of the…

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Biography: Brig. Gen. William Flank Perry born March 12, 1823 – photograph

Happy Birthday! BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM FLANK PERRY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1823 - 1901) Chambers, Talladega and Macon Counties, Alabama General William Flank Perry was…

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Biography: Wallace Reverdy Bishop, M.D. born February 4, 1873 – photograph

Happy Birthday! WALLACE REVERDY BISHOP, M. D. BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1873-1908) Talladega county, Alabama Wallace Reverdy Bishop, M. D., practiced medicine in Talladega. He…

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Biography: Dr. Dutton Steel Lightcap born January 8, 1856 – photograph

Happy Birthday! DUTTON STEEL LIGHTCAP BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1856-1942) Talladega and Shelby County, Alabama Dutton Steel Lightcap was one of Talladega's leading dentists. He…

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Biography: Robert Blatcher Caudle born January 5, 1842 – photograph

Happy Birthday! ROBERT BLATCHER CAUDLE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1842-1913) Jefferson and Talladega County, Alabama Robert Blatcher Caudle was an agriculturist in the southern part…

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Biography: Major Lewis Henry Crumpler born December 27, 1843 – photograph

Happy Birthday! MAJOR LEWIS HENRY CRUMPLER BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1843-1910) Autauga, Coosa and Talladega County, Alabama Maj. Lewis Henry Crumpler was one of the…

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Did you know that Gary Cooper once spoke about the quality Alabama marble in a movie? [see old films & photographs]

ALABAMA MARBLE Giuseppe Moretti in 1901 with his model of Vulcan Alabama marble is among the highest quality stone in the world. The state's…

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Biography: Nathaniel Brown Linder born September 23, 1822 – photograph

Click …/to see how to honor your ancestor as a Notable Alabama Pioneer Happy Birthday! NATHANIEL BROWN LINDER BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1822-1908) Talladega County, Alabama…

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Biography: Warren Randolph Bell born September 20, 1839 – photograph

Click …/to see how to honor your ancestor as a Notable Alabama Pioneer (biography continued below) Happy Birthday! WARREN RANDOLPH BELL BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1839-1908)…