Location: Lawrence County AL

Biography of Washington M. Wade

WASHINGTON M. WADE. Washington M. Wade, ex-clerk and recorder of Christian County, and a prominent banker of the county, was born in Carroll County, Arkansas, January 21, 1858, and was the youngest of ten children born to the union of Joseph and Nancy (Sivley) Wade. The father was born in Warren County, Kentucky, near Bowling Green, March 4, 1814, and the mother was born in Lawrence County, Ala., in 1816. The latter was the daughter of Mr. and Rachel Sivley, and was the only one of the family to come to Missouri. 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 Our subject’s paternal grandparents were Joseph Wade and his wife, formerly Miss Mounts. The father of our subject came from Alabama to Greene County, Missouri, in 1840, but subsequently moved to Arkansas, where he made his home until 1861. He then moved to Rolla, Missouri, for being a strong Union man his ideas did not accord with his neighbors’, and he thought it prudent to leave. He enlisted...

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Biography of John H. Moores

J.H. MOORES. – Among the immigrants who came to the Sate of Oregon in 1852 was Honorable John H. Moores, the subject of this sketch, who deserves more than passing mention for the service rendered by him to the commonwealth during an active business career in the state extending over a period of twenty-eight years. Among the older residents who played a prominent part in the earlier development of the state was his father, the late Colonel I.B. Moores, Sr., whose love of novelty and adventure brought him as one of the first pioneers to Oregon, where he located in Lane county. He was a man of great energy and activity, and had seen considerable military service, having served in the Seminole Indian war in two campaigns with Jackson in Florida. He also commanded a regiment in the Black Hawk war in 1831, and afterwards in 1846 enlisted for the Mexican war. He came to the Sate of Oregon in 1852, locating near Eugene. He represented Lane county in the legislative assembly, and afterwards in 1857 in the state constitutional convention. He was afterwards, a Republican candidate for state senator from the county. He died in 1861, and is buried in the Odd Fellows Rural Cemetery near Salem. John H. Moores was born on the 21st of June, 1821, near Huntsville, in Lawrence county, Alabama, where he remained until...

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Biographical Sketch of Frederick W. Freeman

Frederick W. Freeman, president of the Merchants National Bank of Topeka, is one of the many successful business men who served their earlier apprenticeship with the Santa Fe Railroad. However, in the case of Mr. Freeman, he left railroading before he was twenty years of age and from a clerical position in a Topeka bank rose by successive promotion until he is now head of one of the large and important banks of the state. A resident of Topeka since early boyhood, Frederick W. Freeman was born in the Town of Danville, Alabama, May 26, 1864. His father, Zenas F. Freeman, was a northern man by birth, graduated from Granville College in Ohio, but after removing to the South in 1857 identified himself heart and soul and during the war between the states served as captain in the Confederate army. He was an educator by profession, and for a number of years conducted academies at Somerville, Moulton and Danville, Alabama, where he died in 1872. Two years after his death his widow and her children, Virgil J., Mary Lillie, Zena M. and Frederick W. removed to Topeka, and that city had been the family home since March, 1874. Frederick W. Freeman was ten years of age when brought to Kansas and he completed his education in the public schools of Topeka and also attended for a time Ottawa University....

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Lawrence County, Alabama Census Records

  1820 Lawrence County, Alabama Census Hosted at Lawrence County Alabama Genealogy & Other Diggins 1820 Census Surname List Acock-Green Greenhaw-Murphy Nash-Youngblood Hosted at Tracking Your Roots 1820 State Census: Lawrence County, AL Hosted at Census Guide 1820 U.S. Census Guide 1830 Lawrence County, Alabama Census Free 1830 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1830 Lawrence County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Lawrence County Alabama Genealogy & Other Diggins 1830 Census Surnames A-L Surnames M-Y Page 1 Page 2 Hosted at Tracking Your Roots 1830 Lawrence County, AL Federal Census 1830 Lawrence Co, AL Federal Census images (pdf) Hosted at Clark’s Deep South Genealogy 1830 Census Images Hosted at Census Guide 1830 U.S. Census Guide 1840 Lawrence County, Alabama Census Free 1840 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial  1840 Lawrence County, Census (images and index) $ 1810-1890 Accelerated Indexing Systems $ Hosted at Lawrence County Alabama Genealogy & Other Diggins 1840 Census Alphabetically Abernathy-Bevers Bibb-Cave Chapman-Cuthera Dandridge-Dutton Easley-Ewing Faircolth-Furgesson Gaddis-Guttry Hale-Hurbert Iland-Juper Kelly-Lxcy Mabury-Morrison Morrow-Owens Pace-Putman Raines-Ruse Saffold-Sip Smelser-Sykes Talbort-Turrentine Urquhart-Wasson Watkins-Young Hosted at Tracking Your Roots 1840 Lawrence County, AL Federal Census Hosted at Census Guide 1840 U.S. Census Guide 1850 Lawrence County, Alabama Census Free 1850 Census Form for your Research Hosted at Ancestry.com – Ancestry Free Trial ...

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Lawrence 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 Ancestry.com Cemetery records, Barbour County, Alabama$ Hickory Grove Cumberland Prebysterian Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Mt. Hope Methodist Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Owens Cemetery, Courtland, Lawrence County, Alabama Rock Springs Prebysterian Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Smith Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Templeton Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Unknown Cemetery, Young Town, Lawrence County, Alabama Wear Cemetery, Moulton, Lawrence County, Alabama Hosted at USGenWeb Archives: Aldridge Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Alexander-Welborn Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Barclay Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Bobo Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Bynum Family Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Chalybeate Springs Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Chalybeate Methodist Church Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Clardy Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Courtland’s New City Cemetery Memorial Gardens, Lawrence, Alabama Davis Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Ennix Cemetery (African American), Lawrence, Alabama Flower Hill Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Foster-Davis Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Gibson Cemetery Number 1, Lawrence, Alabama Hardshell Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Hubbard Graves, Lawrence, Alabama Locklayer Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Mcbride Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Montgomery Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Mountain Springs Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Puckett Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Roberts Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Roden Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Sanderson Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Shackleford Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Sivley Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Smith Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Speake Family Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Stover Cemetery, Lawrence, Alabama Swoope Cemetery...

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