Category Archives: South

South Carolina: Facts, Discussion Forum, and Encyclopedia Article

Sephardic Jews have lived in the state for more than 300 years,(*) (*) (*) especially in and around Charleston (*). Until about 1830, South Carolina had the largest population of Jews in North America. Many of South Carolina’s Jews have … Continue reading

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OnMilwaukee.com – Reader Blogs

For those who love history, dream of adventure, riches, and fame; for those really believe they’ll hit the jackpot on the lottery scratch-off, for those still look up at night to see the stars and passing clouds. and for those … Continue reading

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RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Dowling Family Genealogy

Dowling Family Genealogy Entries: 166226 Updated: 2009-04-13 20:09:44 UTC (Mon) Contact: Home Page: Dowling Family Genealogy We Are All Related Index | Descendancy | Register | Public Profile | Add Post-em # ID: I069500 # Name: Ivey Lee ABERNATHY # … Continue reading

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RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Linking Mowry+Tomerlin+Norwood to Fanning&Bunn+Meeks

/Charles Abernathy b: ABT 1722 /William Abernathy b: 4 APR 1742 | Alice Ellis b: ABT 1720 /Charles Clayton Abernathy b: 27 JUL 1790 d: 2 JAN 1877 | | /George Clayton b: ABT 1718 d: 21 JUN 1776 | … Continue reading

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RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Baker/Wiggins/McPherson/Marbut

# ID: I2744 # Name: Elizabeth Lorentz # Name: Ash # Sex: F # Change Date: 02 MAR 2000 # Birth: 10 MAY 1808 in North Carolina? # Death: 05 MAR 1905 in Robbinsville, Graham County, North Carolina # Census: … Continue reading

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Colt revolver donated to Janney Furnace | AnnistonStar.com

Ohatchee’s Janney Furnace Park Museum recently received another priceless antique to add to the extensive collection of War Between the States weaponry and antiques. via Colt revolver donated to Janney Furnace | AnnistonStar.com.

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RootsWeb’s WorldConnect Project: Silas Wood-Hila Petty-John Holmes Family

# ID: I303 # Name: Malsie Ora AYRES # Sex: F # Birth: 16 NOV 1893 in Lebanon, I. # Death: 25 NOV 1984 in Probably Johnston County, Oklahoma Father: Holland Holly AYRES Mother: Isabelle Belle BURNETT Marriage 1 Elmer … Continue reading

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