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Biography: Henry Watkins Collier and the Scotts of Lawrence County, Alabama

HENRY WATKINS COLLIER and SCOTTS of Lawrence County, Alabama The Wyatts and Scotts and Colliers were related to each other in several ways. Cornelius Collier (the…

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BIOGRAPHY: Frederick Forney Foscue (September 11, 1819 – March 3, 1906)

FREDERICK FORNEY FOSCUE BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (September 11, 1819 - March 3, 1906) Virginia, Texas, and Coosa, Marengo, Monroe Counties, Alabama (Excerpt from History…

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Biography: Edward Kernan Campbell born April 17, 1858 – photograph

Happy Birthday! EDWARD KERNAN CAMPBELL BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1858-1938) Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama Edward Kernan Campbell of Birmingham, Alabama was born April 17, 1858,…

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UPDATED – {film} Did you know that people were persecuted because of their religious beliefs and some were even killed in the founding days of America?

Read about this sad period of American history in the three-book historical series, Tapestry of Love.  Inspired by true events, these three novels take you back…

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Biography: Thomas Lee Bailey born 1773 – descendant of King’s Mountain soldier

  THOMAS LEE BAILEY BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1773-1853) Shelby County, AL Thomas L. Bailey was born in Virginia in 1773, the son of Thomas…

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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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Biography: Hunter Dickinson Farish September 12, 1897 – Director of Research at Colonial Williamsburg

Happy Birthday! HUNTER DICKINSON FARISH BIOGRAPHY and GENEALOGY (1897- 1945) Montgomery Monroe and Wilcox County, Alabama Hunter Dickinson Farish was born at Montgomery, Alabama,…