Location: Colbert County AL

North America Indian Names of Places in Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, and Louisiana

The Indians all over this continent had names, traditions, religions, ceremonies, feasts, prayers, songs, dances all, more or less, with symbolism and allegory, adapted to circumstances, just as all other races of mankind. Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now But the world has become so familiar with the continued and ridiculous publications in regard to everything touching upon that race of people that a universal doubt has long since been created and established as to the possibility of refinement of thought and nobleness of action ever having existed among the North American Indian race, ancient or modern; and so little of truth has also been learned regarding the real and true inner life of that peculiar and seemingly isolated race of mankind, that today only here and there can one be found who, from a lifetime association and intimate acquaintance, is well versed in Indian thought, feeling and character, and able to unfold and record the solution of that imagined mystery known as “The Indian Problem,”...

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Biography of Henry G. Parsons

HENRY G. PARSONS. Among the representative agriculturists and stock-raisers of Pierce Township, Stone County, Missouri, we are pleased to present a sketch of the gentleman whose name appears at the head of this paragraph, and whose pleasant home and excellent farm are to be found on Crane Creek. He claims Alabama as his native State, his birth occurring near Tuscumbia in November, 1853. He is a son of Hiram and Martha (Goode) Parsons, natives respectively of Tennessee and Mississippi. The parents were married in the latter State and removed thence to Alabama. Later, or in 1854, they settled in Jefferson County, Arkansas, but moved to Johnson County, that State, in 1860, and four years later moved to Polk County, Missouri, where they remained for one year, and then settled in Stone County, on Crane Creek. On this farm Mr. Parsons died August 12, 1874, when about forty-eight years of age. He was a farmer and carpenter and followed overseeing for a number of years in Alabama. During the war he served in the Home Guards in Arkansas and Missouri. He was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church. His father, Jonathan Parsons, was a native of the Old North State, but died in Mississippi about the beginning of the Rebellion. He was of Irish descent, reared a large family, and followed farming for a livelihood. Our subject’s maternal grand-father,...

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Biographical Sketch of George N. Carter

George N. Carter, jeweler, dealer in watches and silverware, and a leading young citizen of Tullahoma, Tennessee, was born in Tuscumbia, Alabama, in 1859, and is the son of James Carter, a native of Virginia. He father immigrated when quite small with his parents to Bedford County, Tennessee, where, in 1830, our subject’s grandfather, grandmother, and five children were burned to death in their residence, the house having been set on fire from a stove. Reared in the town of his birth, he attended the public schools. In 1878 he succeeded his father in the jewelry business at Tuscumbia, continuing until 1881, when his health failed him, and he traveled for two years in the photograph business. In 1883 he entered the jewelry store of John W. Rooth, at Shelbyville, Tennessee, remaining with him until January 2, 1883, when he came to Tullahoma, and opened his present establishment. Our subject is a member of the National Jeweler’s League, and also of the Christian Church. In politics he is a...

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Colbert County, Alabama Census Records

Colbert County was formed in 1867 from Franklin County, and reorganized in 1869. Franklin County, Alabama Census Records 1870 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1870 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1870 Colbert County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Colbert County, ALGenWeb 1870 Federal Population Census 1870 Agricultural Census 1870 Industrial Census Hosted at Census Guide 1870 U.S. Census Guide 1880 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1880 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1880 Colbert County, Census (images and index) 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1880 U.S. Census Guide 1890 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1890 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1890 Veterans Schedule $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Census Guide 1890 U.S. Census Guide 1900 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1900 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1900 Colbert County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1900 U.S. Census Guide 1910 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1910 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1910 Colbert County, Census (images and index) $ Hosted at Census Guide 1910 U.S. Census Guide 1920 Colbert County, Alabama Census Free 1920 Census Form for your...

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Colbert County, Alabama Cemetery Records

Most of these cemetery listings are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Hosted at Colbert County, USGenWeb Archives Project Alexander Family Cemetery, Colbert Co., Al Allsboro Methodist Church Cemetery, Colbert County, Alabama Allsboro Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery Bethel Cemetery Introduction – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 1) _ Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 2) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 3) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 4) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 5) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 6) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 7) – Colbert Co., Al Bethel Cemetery (Part 8) – Colbert Co., Al Carytown Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Crenshaw Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Dillahunty Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Douthit Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Gist Family Cemetery, Colbert Co., Al Guy Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Jackson Ridge Cemetery, Colbert Alabama Lagrange Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Lane Cemetery, Colbert Co., Al Leigh Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Liberty Cemetery, Colbert Co., Alabama Ligon Family Cemetery, Tuscumbia (Spring Valley), Colbert County, Alabama Thomas L. Ligon Family Cemetery, Colbert Co., Al Madding Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Margerum Cemetery, Colbert County, Alabama Mayers Family Cemetery, Colbert County, Alabama Mount Moriah Cemetary In Colbert County Alabama Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Colbert County, Alabama Oakwood Cemetery, Colbert, Alabama Maud Cumberland...

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